Serhat TUNAR -TDO- FIFA President Gianni Infantino said the 2022 FIFA World Cup, which will be held in Qatar next year, will be played in packed stadiums with spectators.
Gianni Infantino speaks at a news conference in Geneva of World Health Organization Director-General
Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.
Asked about whether fans will be allowed in the stands at 2022 FIFA World Cup matches, Infantino replied: "We will have full stat. Because by the time the tournament starts, the coronavirus epidemic will have been defeated, or we will have learned to live with it."
Infantino said he was very confident that they would be re-witnessing the magic of the World Cup that unites all people in Qatar, and expressed that they would be back where they should be.