Ukraine urges FIFA to ban Iran from World Cup.

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Ukrainian Football Association Urges FIFA to ban Iran from the 2022 World Cup over allegations. It provided weapons to Russia in its invasion of Ukraine.

         The top Asian teams qualified for the finals as Group A winners in the third qualifying round. With the team in Group B alongside England, Wales and the United States.

         Sky Sports reported that the Ukrainian Football Association Urges FIFA to remove Iran’s name from the World Cup in Qatar over allegations. That “Violating the rules and norms of the FIFA Rules” claiming to be in violation of Rules 3 and 4 of the FIFA Rules UFABET

         The statement stated that “With regard to media information about Iran’s systematic human rights abuses. Which may violate FIFA principles and norms. Taking into account United Nations Security Council Resolution 2231 on imposing sanctions on Iran. And allegations of Iran’s involvement in military aggression by the the Russian Federation against Ukraine”

         “(We) appeal to FIFA with a proposal to consider the exclusion of Iran’s national team from the 2022 World Cup.” 

         For Ukraine lost to Wales in the play-off round. Causing to be eliminated from playing in this World Cup The team only played in the finals once in 2006. Reaching the quarter-finals before losing to the champions Italy that year.