Jose Mourinho has thrown his support behind FIFA president Gianni Infantino's plan to expand the World Cup to 48 teams from 2026.
Germany football federation (DFB) president Reinhard Grindel has said he is against enlarging the World Cup.
World football's governing body said the Commercial Court in Zurich rejected a case filed by labour activists in the Netherlands and Bangladesh.
A Russian stadium that is due to host a 2018 World Cup semifinal match has been officially completed after many construction delays.
Russia will face any "necessary actions and sanctions'' after investigators alleged that football players had suspicious drug-test samples covered up.
The "door is wide open" for a joint bid for the 2026 World Cup from the United States, Canada and Mexico, according to the president of CONCACAF.