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UEFA announces new playoff system for 2022 World Cup qualifiers

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UEFA is to introduce a new-look playoff system for its 2022 World Cup qualifying competition which will avoid the need to compare results of teams in different groups.

Soccer Football – UEFA Executive Committee Meeting – Nyon, Switzerland – December 4, 2019 UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin during the press conference REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

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NYON, Switzerland: UEFA is to introduce a new-look playoff system for its 2022 World Cup qualifying competition which will avoid the need to compare results of teams in different groups.

UEFA said the 55 teams, who will be battling for 13 places at the tournament in Qatar, will be divided into 10 groups.

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The 10 group winners will qualify directly for the World Cup while the runners-up will go intRead More – Source