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Qatar World Cup games will play to full stadiums, FIFA boss says

World Cup players were not a priority group for vaccines against COVID-19, says Infantino

Reuters , Monday 1 Feb 2021
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FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Globe Soccer Awards - Armani hotel, Burj Khalifa, Dubai, United Arab Emirates - December 27, 2020 FIFA president Gianni Infantino at the Globe Soccer Awards REUTERS
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World Cup matches will play to full stadiums in Qatar next year, global soccer body FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Monday.

"I am very, very confident (it) will be incredible, will have the same magic, uniting the world," he told a virtual meeting in Geneva. "We will be back to where we have to be."

World Cup players were not a priority group for vaccines against COVID-19, he said.

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