The difficulty of getting alcohol is also credited for the good behaviour of fans. Photo: AP
The difficulty of getting alcohol is also credited for the good behaviour of fans. Photo: AP

Fifa World Cup: behaviour of British fans ‘exemplary’ with no arrests reported

  • During 2018 World Cup in Russia, 3 arrests were made, but overall good behaviour from UK football fans in Qatar leds to high praise from authorities
  • Many were quick to point to difficulty of acquiring alcohol, which is tightly controlled in the Muslim nation, as reason British fans avoided trips to Qatari jails

The difficulty of getting alcohol is also credited for the good behaviour of fans. Photo: AP
The difficulty of getting alcohol is also credited for the good behaviour of fans. Photo: AP
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