The small Middle Eastern country — known for its poor human rights record — is the World Cup host, but did Qatar actually WANT it to begin with? Whichever government officials were responsible for bringing the world's biggest sporting event to their country must've wanted it enough to take the initiative, but the enthusiasm surrounding the event from the locals feels non-existent. Watch CC Off en (Almost) Everything You Need To Know About World Cup Group D, In (Almost) One Minute 01:11 Now playing (Almost) Everything You Need To Know About World Cup Group G, In (Almost) One Minute June 15, 2018 04:30 Now playing The American Outlaws Still Care About U.S. Soccer November 20, 2018 The host nation had never qualified for a World Cup before, but got an automatic bid for holding the World Cup inside its borders, and had its first tournament game Sunday. With 12 years of controversy and anticipation leading up to this moment, with the world watching the lone game of the tournament's opening day, Qatar fans were leaving at halftime. I can't think of any other country in the world whose fans would do that. Think back to 2014 and how passionate the… Read full this story
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