Sports Women will be allowed to enter football stadiums soon - Iranian officials assure FIFA - LIB

Football’s governing body FIFA has been “assured” by Iran that they will lift its 40-year ban and allow women to attend a World Cup qualifying game next month.

According to FIFA, the strict law against women breaches international soccer statutes prohibiting discrimination.

FIFA President Gianni Infantino said in a conference on Sunday (Sept.22) that Iranian officials assured FIFA that “women will be allowed to enter football stadiums,” according to the BBC. “This is something very important — in 40 years this has not happened, with a couple of exceptions


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