Quote of the Day

“Instead of taking away some European [nations], we have to go to 40 teams in the World Cup.¬†We can add two African, two Asiatic, two American and one from Europe. I support this idea totally.”

As predicted by World Soccer Daily last week, Michel Platini response to Sepp Blatter’s proposal to cut down the number of European teams at the World Cup, is to offer to increase the number of finalists from 32 to 40. Never mind the quality…