What They're Saying: World Cup 2022 organizing committee spokesperson

"At the heart of this World Cup is a commitment to showcase hospitality and friendship of the Middle East. As a result, we are actively researching the concept of supporters sleeping under the stars."

-- World Cup 2022 organizing committee spokesperson on Qatar's plans to host fans in traditional Bedouin-style desert camps. (BBC Sport)
2 comments about "What They're Saying: World Cup 2022 organizing committee spokesperson".
  1. Carlos Figueroa, March 22, 2016 at 10:03 a.m.

    Pay thousands of dollars for the opportunity to camp in 100 degree weather? Qatar more and more sounds like the greatest World Cup ever!

  2. Wooden Ships, March 22, 2016 at 7:32 p.m.

    If FIFA had any integrity left they would cancel Qatar. Hands down the most corrupt decision its rendered. No soccer/futbal culture, ridiculous-dangerous heat and incredible human suffering with the labor force erecting the venues. Lets go a step further; those attending or sponsoring Qatar, will have not only blood on their hands but they are further eroding a fragile organization-FIFA. Russia's approval, with what's happened in The Ukraine was bad enough. Qatar is unforgivable.

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