Soccer Insider: FIFA

Posted at 10:13 AM ET, 03/03/2011

FIFA makes no major changes to 2014 World Cup bids: CONCACAF again with 3 automatic slots, one playoff entry

CONCACAF, the region encompassing North and Central America and the Caribbean, will receive three automatic berths in the 2014 World Cup in Brazil and send an additional team to a qualifying playoff -- no change from recent tournaments. The organization had been lobbying FIFA to eliminate the playoff stage and...

By Steve Goff  |  10:13 AM ET, 03/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2014 World Cup, CONCACAF, FIFA, U.S. men's national team | Tags:  FIFA, World Cup