By The Nation On Jan 11, 2017

FAM welcomes World Cup teams’ expansion

Football Association of Malawi (FAM) has welcomed Fifa’s decision to expand the World Cup in 2026 to 48 teams, up from 32 nations.
The sport’s world governing body voted unanimously in favour of the change at a meeting in Zurich yesterday.
FAM president Walter Nyamilandu yesterday said the development is good news for developing countries, especially in Africa.
“Our chances on paper will be much higher because the slots allocated to Africa will expand.
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