The Ukrainian FA has officially requested that Iran be kicked out of the World Cup
The Ukrainian Football Federation has officially requested the expulsion of Iran’s national football team from the World Cup, which is supporting Russia’s war of aggression against Ukraine.
In late February of this year, Russia began invading Ukraine, and as a result, the Russian national team was kicked out of the World Cup and the Euros.
Iran has supplied Russia with drones and missiles, with which Russia has been attacking targets in Ukraine. This has been confirmed by the world’s major countries.
There were calls to expel Iran from the World Cup even before the Ukrainian Football Federation made an official request. Now, the Ukrainian Football Federation has officially requested that Iran be kicked out of the World Cup.
According to the information obtained systematically from the media, Iran violates the charter rules of the World Football Federation. that the standards of the United Nations are being violated in terms of human rights;
Due to Iran’s involvement in Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the World Football Federation wants to consider expelling the Iranian national team from the World Cup, according to an official statement by the Ukrainian Football Federation.
Iran is also in the World Cup group (B) with powerful countries such as England, United States They are in the same group as Wales. Great Britain The United States is also a country that fully supports Ukraine in Russia’s war of aggression and provides weapons.
Iran and Russia have always had good relations, and when Russia invaded Ukraine, it was not unusual for Iran to help one side like this. The world football governing body is currently facing problems of intertwining politics and sport ahead of the Qatar World Cup.
The World Football Confederation has now warned that the Tunisian national team could be kicked out of the World Cup due to political interference, even before the request of the Ukrainian Football Federation.
The next (2022) World Cup in Qatar will be held on November 20. Before this, Iran, It remains to be seen what will happen in the future of the Tunisian national team.