The 2022 World Cup has been an occasion of many historic firsts. It began as the first tournament to be hosted in an Arab nation, the first to be held during the winter season and the first to feature an Arab and African team in the semi-finals.
Arab user has posted a picture of Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President of the United Arab Emirates, Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, on his tweeter account and referred to the failed struggles of the two states for promoting normalization of relations between Israeli nation and the Arab world during the Qatar World Cup 2022.
Top official from Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah has hailed the support for Palestinians by football fans attending the Qatari World Cup 2022 as the Arab fans refuse to speak with the Israeli media reporters.
A top official from Iran’s football federation is lodging complaint with FIFA to protest against a recent post by US football team illustrating Iranian flag without its emblem in support of the rioters.