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FIFA Mulls NASL-Style Shootouts for 2026 World Cup Group Stage

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 01 / 19 / 17

Former Netherlands int'l Marco van Basten said that "FIFA is considering using shootouts in group-stage games at the 2026 World Cup and may revive the old" North American Soccer League-style penalties for the tournament, according to Stephan Uersfeld of ESPN.com. Van Basten, who became FIFA's chief ...

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