Denmark manager calls for change in way World Cup hosts are chosen
18-Nov-2022 16:17:32 | Guardian
- Kasper Hjulmand says Qatar process must not be repeated
- Denmark move training sessions to cooler late afternoon
The Denmark manager, Kasper Hjulmand, has said he hopes the process through which Qatar was awarded the World Cup is never repeated and called for a more diverse, youthful demographic to influence the hosting of tournaments.
Denmark, highly fancied for a strong run over the next month, have been one of the more vocal countries around the off-pitch issues that cast a heavy cloud over the hosts. They remain aggrieved Fifa refused them permission to train in shirts reading “Human rights for all”, a ruling they will abide by for fear of a potentially heavy punishment. On Friday they trained in black shirts, described by the manufacturer, Hummel, as “the colour of mourning”. Continue reading...Read More