- World Cup
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) is demanding ten places for Africa when the World Cup is expanded to 48 teams from 2026. CAF boss Issa Hayatou, speaking at the opening of the Confederation's Congress in Ethiopia on Thursday, said he expected the continent to get 10 spots at the expanded 48-team World Cup. Hayatou also said that after Fifa's decision to enlarge the number of World Cup slots from 32 to 48 nations, he would lobby for 10 places for African nations. Hayatou, who faces...