By not qualifying for Qatar 2022, the Peruvian team will seek to correct mistakes and prepare for the World Cup qualifiers in the United States, Canada and Mexico 2026. For that event, the quotas for South America will increase, since six countries will have a direct quota and one will play the world cup playoff
That is, for that competition there will be more chances of qualifying; However, there is a possibility that for the 2030 World Cup, all South American teams will participate in the most important soccer tournament.
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What should happen for all South American teams to play in the World Cup?
The first step is already done, it was the change of format of the world Cupwhich from 2026 will have 48 teams and no longer with 32. It is only hoped that it will not be modified untimely.
The second thing that must happen is that FIFA accepts the candidacy of Argentina, Chile, Uruguay and Paraguay to host the 2030 World Cup. If the highest soccer body gives them the go-ahead, those countries would qualify directly for the competition, without need to go through the qualifying dates.
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Because of that, South America would keep six places for six participating teams, so they would get their ticket to the World Cup tournament. Even none of these six teams will have to go through the playoffs.
In that way, Venezuela It would play its first World Cup in its history. Also, Peru, Brazil, Ecuador, Colombia y Bolivia they would fill the remaining vacancies. Thus, all the Conmebol countries would be participating in the 2030 World Cup.
When does the 2022 Qatar World Cup start?
The 2022 Qatar World Cup will start on November 21 and end on December 18. The matches can be seen in Peru on Latina TV. Likewise, the 64 matches of the international tournament can be followed online and free by the La República Deportes signal.