World Cup teams won't wear armbands seen as rebuke to Qatar

FIFA's threat of on-field punishment for players forced World Cup teams to back down Monday and abandon a plan for their captains to wear armbands that were seen as a rebuke to host nation Qatar's human rights record.

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Rui
Rui
11 · 16 days ago · Twitter

Never give nations like Qatar a chance to host. FIFA is corrupt.

CommonSense
CommonSense
10 · 16 days ago · Twitter

Can they just play a game without politics getting involved?

Sli_Cowboy
Sli_Cowboy
7 · 16 days ago · Twitter

Sports should not be used for political or religious purposes!!

Play the damn game!!

Yosef
Yosef
5 · 16 days ago · Twitter

Why does everything have to be about LGBTQ? Heterosexuals needs love too..