The Fifa launches an investigation into the facts of Brazil-Argentina, with the first reports already being examined by its disciplinary bodies. Fifa, it is underlined in a note, “regrets the scenes that preceded the suspension of the match between Brazil and Argentina for the Conmebol qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup, which prevented millions of fans from enjoying a match between two of the nations. most important football clubs in the world. The first official reports of the match have been sent ”, to FIFA and“ this information will be analyzed by the competent disciplinary bodies and a decision will be taken in due course ”.
The president of FIFA Gianni Infantino urged Europe to show flexibility to help South America solve its Covid quarantine problem in qualifying for the 2022 World Cup. The appeal, in a video to the general assembly of the Association of European Clubs, comes the day after Brazil-Argentina case, and after the UK government ignored the request of the number one Fifa to grant players quarantine exemptions, so that they could respect their international commitments. “We have a difficult situation in the UK. The players must return to play for their countries ”. (source Ansa)