NORTH AMERICAN QUALIFYING FOR 2022 WORLD CUP DELAYED
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NORTH AMERICAN QUALIFYING FOR 2022 WORLD CUP DELAYED
The start of World Cup qualifying for lower-ranked teams in North and Central America and the Caribbean was postponed until next year, which means there aren’t enough remaining dates in the current FIFA calendar to complete the program.

FIFA and regional soccer body CONCACAF said qualifiers that had been scheduled for October and November had to be pushed back because of travel and quarantine rules during the coronavirus pandemic.

“Many parts of the region continue to have very challenging public health situations, and that has been a key factor in this decision,” the two governing bodies said in a joint statement.

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