Africa seeks to force FIFA’s hand with success in Brazil

Issa Hayatou, President, Confederation of African Football (CAF)

Africa’s hopes of increased future World Cup representation rest heavily on achievement in Brazil this year where five countries seek to break new ground and force FIFA’s hand.

To do so, however, African teams will have to do vastly better than the disappointing return of four years ago, where they failed to take advantage of a World Cup on home soil and largely disappointed.

Read more: Soccer-Africa seeks to force FIFA’s hand with success in Brazil | Reuters.

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