FIFA ‘set to POSTPONE this year’s Club World Cup until 2022’ after Japan moved aside as hosts due to Covid-19 pandemic in blow to European champions Chelsea – with final decision set for October 20
Chelsea are expected to be made to wait until 2022 to take part in the prestigious Club World Cup.
The competition will no longer be held in Japan as a result of the country’s battle with rising Covid-19 infections and with no alternative host selected, the Mirror report that FIFA are now set to postpone it.
Dates are yet to be confirmed and a final decision is expected to be made at FIFA’s next council meeting on October 20.
More to follow.