A new ‘Global Nations League’ could replace the World Cup

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div>Despite early skepticism, the UEFA Nations League has been an unbridled success. It has revitalised international breaks, it has provided us with competitive games between high-ranking (and equally matched) sides and it benefits nations of all sizes.

CONCACAF’s version will get up and running next season, while other federations are also discussing their own versions.

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Seeing the opportunity to grow who game (and revenues), FIFA have proposed a Global Nations League, whereby tournaments from all five federations would feed into one mini-tournament.

If it is as successful as the UEFA version, this new global format could easily usurp the World Cup as the planet’s biggest soccer competition…

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