FIFA’s president, Gianni Infantino, is happy to be a member of that last week, for the first time in over forty years, the female fans are welcome at an international competition in Iran. The Swiss take the view that, in the future, is the most normal thing in the world.
“I am extremely pleased that after more than forty years, this is once again the women accepted, and I am confident that this is the new norm,” said Infantino. “It’s not just that they’re in the stadium, but the idea is that they have a ticket and are allowed to buy it. It has been historically.”
Iran’s gold for a long time to impose it for women, but that was in september, under pressure from FIFA, is partially removed. It was more than a week after a woman set herself on fire put out when she found out that she may be in the jail because of the entry of the stadium.
It is part of the lifted ban means that women will only go to the stadium and are allowed to come, as the Iranian mannenelftal in action. About four thousand women were making right in front of the lifted ban, use, and attended last Thursday’s world cup qualifier match between Iran and Russia.
‘A step in the right direction
Infantino is, of course, delighted with this historical event, but stressed that Iran was still not enough, it is. “It’s a step in the right direction, and we are on the right track, but we are still not satisfied,” said the FIFA president.
“I am very grateful, especially to all the women who are more than ninety minutes to cheer on and passionate about their favorite sports,, really enjoyed it. It was a message of hope, and I believe that the world will benefit from this is. Men and women both love soccer, and it is in Iran’s clear.”
Iran, which plays Tuesday night, again, an international competition, and against the kingdom of Bahrain, in the context of world cup qualification. The match will begin at 18: 30.