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Time for Singapore to revisit World Cup dream

Now that Fifa plans 48-nation tournament for Finals from the year 2026, Singapore should start thinking big

Fifa president Gianni Infantino said increasing the size of teams that can play in World Cup will increase investment in football development.


THERE was belief, laced with hope, when the highly-ambitious Goal 2010 was launched in late 1996.

There was also slight optimism because the Government and then-Singapore prime minister Goh Chok Tong lent their weight to the historic idea.

The mission: Backed by a...

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