quote:Originally posted by ob1
what could this mean for Canada and it's foreign players?
FIFA president Sepp Blatter wants to reintroduce limits on foreigners playing in national soccer leagues, a move which amounts to a direct challenge to European Union authorities.
By the 2010-11 league season, Blatter is aiming to have a system where a team's starting lineup would have six homegrown players.
full artical on CBC website.
It shouldn't affect Canadian based teams really. His comments and wishes are more geared towards Europe. And as far as I am concerned, I think its about time someone did something about it.