The Premier League said it welcomes FIFA's plan to consult major football leagues over the timing of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
We welcome the news that FIFA intends to conduct a thorough consultation process involving all of the appropriate stakeholders, including confederations, associations, leagues and clubs.
The League's chief executive Richard Scudamore has previously been strongly opposed to the idea of a winter World Cup.
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