IOC wants ‘wider consultation’ over Fifa’s World Cup plans

Fifa president Gianni Infantino (L) talks with International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach (R) as they attend the 2018 World Cup final between France and Croatia (by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

The International Olympic Committee has waded into the debate surrounding Fifa’s proposal to transform the men’s and women’s World Cups into biennial events by stating that it supports the calls for a…