The proposed plan is to give additional slots to each confederation but two could be decided between six teams.
Federation Internationale de Football Association also said its bureau - comprising Infantino and the six confederations presidents - wants automatic entry for host teams to come from a region's quota.
The two teams with the highest ranking would play the winners of two "semi-finals", with the winners of those "finals" qualifying.
The proposals will be submitted to the FIFA Council at its next full meeting in Bahrain in May for a final decision.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has also hinted he will favour a co-hosting of the event.
The World Cup host continent would provide the sixth playoff team.
The Asian Football Confederation will receive eight berths, one less than they were originally anticipating, with the Confederation of African Football given nine, also a place lower than they had hoped for.
"The Bureau of the Fifa Council, comprised of the Fifa President and the president of each of the six confederations, agreed on (the) proposed allocation", said a Fifa statement.
"In context it's not a direct entry for New Zealand, we still have to win our competition but having to win our competition instead of playing against the fifth best team in South America is a better path for all the teams in Oceania". Two of the three teams from each group will advance to the next round.
The tournament will be played in the host country (ies) and will be used as a test event for the FIFA World Cup.
Ryan Thomas scored twice as the All Whites moved past Fiji in World Cup qualifying in Wellington on Tuesday.
The following broadcasters have been awarded certain media rights with regard to the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
The changes will take effect from the 2026 World Cup as the formats for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups has already been decided.
Like Snapchat, there are some animations and other interactive filters, as well as a new twist to dressed-up photos. The pics and videos that are sent directly to friends disappear after they've been viewed and can be replayed once.
Mnuchin did not commit specifically on the goal but said, "The president's objective is a middle income tax cut". Asked about Trump's White House style, Mnuchin said Trump is constantly on the phone or talking to people.
This year the rankings took a closer look at premature deaths - or deaths that occur among people under age 75. About 4.9 million young people in the United States - 1 out of 8 - fall into this category, the report said.
About 208,584 of the affected vehicles are in the USA and federalized territories, 21,854 are in Canada and 318 are in Mexico. Dealerships will replace the current two-piece driveshaft in favor of a three-piece unit with two center bearing brackets.
According to our predictions based on France and Spain teams recent performance and stats, Spain will win this match by 3-2. Italy overcame an early deficit to beat Netherlands 2-1, adding to the Dutch sides' recent woes.
Spicer said the information being made available to lawmakers was uncovered by the National Security Council. In his response, the Democrat said that the full committee should be able to see the materials.
Tillerson said the strategy was working well in Iraq, adding that the alliance was looking at a similar approach in Syria. Tillerson said the flow of foreign fighters into Syria and Iraq was down 90 percent over the past year.
Committee Democrats argued the amendment did not change the substance of the bill enough to allow a vote based on Senate rules. Bosma's original House bill had set a date of 2021 for the now elected position to become a post appointed by the governor.
Players can't be traded unless they are under contract, which is why the timing of Butler signing the tender is important. I had a couple conversations with him, saying, 'This. isn't going to happen. "In fact, I know we're not gonna do that".
Gary Woodland pulled out of his second round duel with McIlroy due to family reasons which gave the Northern Irishman the win. Tournament officials felt it was unfair for players to warm up for a match and then have to wait some 30 minutes to tee off.
Environmental Protection Agency is aiming to aggressively roll back Obama-era environmental regulations. The order also is set to include a targeted assault on a handful of specific Obama-era regulations.
Fiancee of ex-NFL star testifies in his double-murder trial
In succeeding months, she said, Bradley visited often and was one of only two people whom the football player was close with. Locke later said he had the "highest respect" for Baez's work in defending Hernandez and his professionalism.
Adam Lallana injures thigh, out for a month
One things for sure though, Klopp needs to put his thinking cap on and find a way to cope without Lallana for one month. Everton take on bitter rivals Liverpool at Anfield on Saturday afternoon in the second Merseyside derby of the season.
Bears' Hall, Packers' Dorleant arrested in Iowa
Hall did not respond to police instructions and spit in the officers' faces, according to the affidavit. Dorleant allegedly kept approaching officers in a threatening manner during the incident, Olson said.
Destiny 2 Will Have PlayStation Exclusives
Hopefully this time we'll get to explore the ruins of the Last City and have more freedom rather than being confined to the tower. What is interesting is that you'll be able to take your Destiny character with you into Destiny 2 , but not everything.
Ford investing $1.2B in 3 Michigan plants, adding 130 jobs
In January, Ford said it was spending $700 million and adding 700 new jobs to build a data center at its Flat Rock Assembly Plant. The new data center Ford announced today will be in a new building on the same campus as the Flat Rock Plant.
Prince Harry to move in with actress girlfriend
However, Harry changed his mind after Prince William was filmed dancing and partying in an all-boys ski trip. On the other hand, the palace remains in silence about the couple's engagement rumors.
USF player cut from football team after road-rage shooting
Police in Tampa, Florida claim a local college football player was shot in an alleged road rage incident on Saturday. Jimenez says Childs pulled out a gun and pointed it at him, his wife and his child before Jimenez fired his weapon.
Girl ends up with 3rd-degree burns from homemade slime
Her parents took her to the hospital, where doctors said she had second and third degree burns. "I thought it was great". A quick YouTube search produces several slime or "gak" recipes using borax mixed with glue, water and food coloring.
NFL Meeting: Raiders to Vegas, Rule Changes Lead Agenda
It will be interesting to see how fans in Oakland react to this news with regard to their season tickets and attendance at games. Specifically, Goodell wants to add a "play clock" after touchdowns and extra points to ensure games resume in a timely fashion.