Nasser Al-Khelaïfi, the president of Paris Saint-Germain, has made himself the spokesman for the a lot criticized 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Qatar has discovered a prestigious defender. Focused for months, the 2022 World Cup at the moment being performed within the Arabian Peninsula was defended by Nasser Al-Khelaïfi. Within the context of an interview given to the English media TalkSPORT, the president of Paris Saint-Germain responded to the numerous controversies surrounding the group of the occasion in his native nation, he’s a local of Doha. Working situations for employees, ban on the sale of alcohol round stadiums, rainbow armband in assist of the LGBT neighborhood… Critics abound.
“It’s not truthful in any respect”
The standard boss of the membership of the French capital doesn’t perceive this outburst of hatred in opposition to Qatar. “I gained’t touch upon what he (Gianni Infantino, FIFA President) mentioned. The world has been so unfair to Qatar. If individuals come to see Qatar, Qataris and what we do… After all, we’re not good right here. Belief me, we’re doing our greatest. We’re good individuals, we deal with individuals with our hearts and I used to be damage after I noticed most individuals talking negatively about Qatar. It’s not truthful in any respect.”
This launch by Nasser Al-Khelaïfi follows the phrases of Gianni Infantino. The boss of FIFA, the worldwide physique which gave the group of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar on the finish of 2012, additionally reacted to the varied controversies in a punchline which went across the planet. “Right now I really feel Qatari, immediately I really feel Arab, immediately I really feel African, immediately I really feel homosexual, immediately I really feel disabled, immediately I really feel migrant employee . I do know what it feels wish to be discriminated in opposition to, to be made enjoyable of. I used to be mocked as a result of I had pink hair and freckles.”