Vice President of FIFA, the Jordanian Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein, calls for holding the World Cup Football in 2022 of Qatar during the European winter, to avoid extreme temperatures in June, July and August in the emirate.

In an interview published today by the German daily “Tagesspiegel”, the FIFA vice-president said that the change of dates is preferable, although the exclusive competence of Qatar and may force countries like Spain and the UK to change their usual schedules.

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“I think it’s better to play in winter. But that we must decide in any case the host”, said Al Hussein, after analyzing the climate of the emirate. …continue reading