“We, as Iranian football fans, with an extremely heavy heart, must express our deepest concern about the participation of Iran in the upcoming World Cup, therefore we ask FIFA, based on articles 3 and 4 of its statute, to immediately exclude Iran from the participants in the 2022 World Cup. in Qatar,” the organization said in a Twitter statement.
It is noted that the Iranian Football Federation is not only an accomplice in the crimes of the regime, but also creates a direct threat to the safety of fans in Iran and wherever their national team plays.
The group tournament of the world championship in Qatar will last from November 20 to December 6.
The semi-finals will be held on December 13 and 14, the final on December 18.
France is the reigning world champion.
The Russian team is not allowed to participate in the tournament.
Earlier it was reported that the host country spent €208 billion to host the World Cup in Qatar.