Chinese fans line up for a group photo in Doha. Photo: DPA
Chinese fans line up for a group photo in Doha. Photo: DPA

Fifa World Cup: Chinese fans cheer adopted teams, but Covid curbs mean noticeably fewer have made trip to Qatar

  • Restrictions in China have impacted travel, and number of fans has dropped significantly from previous tournaments
  • In the past, China was in top 10 countries for ticket sales, now it is well outside that bracket

Chinese fans line up for a group photo in Doha. Photo: DPA
Chinese fans line up for a group photo in Doha. Photo: DPA
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