235 Broadcast rights to the tournament in the Middle East were hampered by sportwetten gutschein 2016 an ongoing diplomatic crisis in Qatar, which saw Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates cut diplomatic ties with Qatar the home country of fifa's Middle East and Africa rightsholder.
14 Because of the controversy, the FA refused to accept Eckert's absolving of Russia from blame, with Greg Dyke calling for a re-examination of the affair and David Bernstein calling for a boycott of the World Cup.
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