Soccer-World Cup should be played in best weather – Infantino (Reuters)

June 7 (Reuters) – The World Cup should be played whenever the weather is most suitable in the host country rather than in a fixed period between June and July, UEFA secretary general Gianni Infantino said in an interview on Friday. “Whenever you play the World Cup should be the best period for it,” Infantino told the Times. “I had the same reflections on South Africa in 2010. It was a pity that it was winter. “Four years earlier in Germany, it was nice sunshine. South Africa is a beautiful country, but at five o’clock, it’s night and it’s 0 (degrees) Celsius. …

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