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Great points John, particularly re the streaming, but I would just question pt. 6: I agree that 3 games in 8 days is silly - particularly from a player welfare point of view, and especially after 26 hour (minimum) flights. But as raised with the pay-to-play issue, unless each union is compensating players for lost working time, I can't imagine that any of them will be able to get/afford more time off work that that? I think its a great shame and unfair on the players in many ways, but while the game remains amateur and players have to hold down jobs, I can't see a World Cup lasting longer than 3 weeks (and therefore not growing beyond 12 or so teams) and a major tour/series lasting longer than 8-10 days if it involves significant travel.
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