Corruption allegations have “hurt us” admits Qatar 2022 chief

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By Andrew Warshaw at the Leaders in Football Conference in London

October 5 – Ten months after winning the bid to stage the 2022 tournament, Qatar’s World Cup chief today admitted that the tiny Gulf state’s historic victory had been wounded by the constant negative publicity that accompanied the greatest upset in bidding history.

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