FIFA decides on expansion of the FIFA World Cup to a 48-team competition as of 2026

The FIFA council has voted in favour of expanding the FIFA World Cup tournament number of teams from today’s 32 to 48 by the WC tournament 2016.

There will be 16 groups of 3 teams. The teams will face eachother and the first 2 in each group will move through to knockout stages. The new system has been unanimously voted by the council members.

Sweden vs Portugal World Championship playoff 2014

Portugal, Cristiano Ronaldo showed class by making total 4 goals!

1 goal made in Portugal

3 goals made in Sweden.

Cristiano Ronaldo also won the battle between him & Zlatan Ibrahimovic as huge successfull soccer players and showed for once that he is the ultimate soccer player when it comes to score goals!.

Cred also to Ibrahimovic who gave a fight in the last 35minutes by making to goals in short periods of minutes between the 2 goals!.

An agressive & effective,defensive portugal with a superstar as Cristiano Ronaldo took home the game both in Sweden & portugal now Brazil World Championship is waiting for Champ Cristiano Ronaldo good luck Portugal, keep going strong! / A Vasquéz.