FIFA is considering a so-called "6 + 5" rule ensuring that at least six players in a squad are from the club´s own country. The plan is due to be put to a FIFA congress in Sydney on Friday.
But on Wednesday the Commission stepped in to warn that such a move would amount to discrimination outlawed by EU rules.
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