• Due to a ‘glitch in the system,' Welsh fans will MISS the Iran World Cup game

    2 days ago - By Bésame

    A ‘glitch in the system' at Dubai airport has resulted in dozens of Welsh supporters being denied entry to the key World Cup match against Iran.
    Scores of Wales fans are set to miss the crucial World Cup match against Iran after a ‘glitch in the system' has seen them turned away at Dubai airport. Pictured: Welsh fans in Qatar who have made it into the country and will watch Wales play against Iran
    At least eighty Welsh supporters have been denied entry into Qatar, meaning they will miss today's play.
    A ‘glitch in the system' at Dubai airport has prevented authorities from accepting their...
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  • Ghosh: Iran's regime already big loser at the World Cup

    2 days ago - By Bésame

    There is a long tradition of authoritarian states using soccer's World Cup to distract attention - domestic and foreign alike - from their tyranny. The Islamic Republic milked buckets of self-serving propaganda out of the national team's participation in the quadrennial competition, never more than in 1998 when Iran beat the “Great Satan” in Lyon, France.
    Iranians, like much of the rest of the world, are soccer mad; the country comes to a halt when Team Melli, as the national squad is known, plays in the World Cup. Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei himself stayed up late to watch the famous win...
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