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Fifa president Sepp Blatter has caused controversy with his comments about the 2022 World Cup in Qatar

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Heats in the summer make the usual scheduling for the tournament impossible

The proposed Doha Port Stadium

Europe's top leagues urge caution over moving 2022 World Cup in Qatar to winter

Heats in the summer make it almost impossible to play tournament then

The Sport Matrix: Tuesday 10 September 2013

Williams is not the retiring kind

<b>Jack Butland - goalkeeper - age in Qatar 31</b><br/>
At just 20, the Stoke City stopper has already represented England at every level and has one senior cap under his belt. Current number one Joe Hart will be 37 by the time Qatar comes round, and despite being considered among England's greats, 2022 will be a step too far for the Manchester City man.

The England team that will win the 2022 World Cup in Qatar

There's no doubt Jack Wilshere will be leading the team - but who will be managing them, and who else makes the starting XI?

The World Cup will be held in Middle East for the first time ever. The Doha Port stadium is pictured in this artists impression

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Fifa want to move the 2022 tournament in Qatar to avoid the summer heat

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Brazilians riot against football and Pele is ridiculed – the end is nigh for costly World Cups and Olympics

Brazil riots latest: Protests continue at Confederations Cup matches despite Rio and Sao Paulo leaders agreeing to reverse public transport fare hikes

Riot police use gas bombs and pepper spray to quell protesters in the northern city of Fortaleza

<b>2022 World Cup</b><br/>
It's yet to happen, but when it does, surely the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will take some beating for a strange place to play the most prestigious sporting tournament in the world. Temperatures during the summer reach 50 degrees and the tiny alcohol restricted state will have to find some way to accommodate beer swilling fans from around the world.

Uefa general secretary Gianni Infantino adds weight to winter World Cup in Qatar in 2022

There are concerns over the heat during the summer months

AC Milan’s Kevin-Prince Boateng, left, was racially abused

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Points deductions and relegation could be imposed

President of The FA Prince William, Duke of Cambridge is presented a match ball by UEFA President Michel Platini

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The Duke of Cambridge made the opening speech at the UEFA Congress in London

President of The FA Prince William, Duke of Cambridge is presented a match ball by UEFA President Michel Platini

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Sepp Blatter

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Joao Havelange resigns as honorary president of Fifa after findings of an ethics investigation are published

Howard Webb and David Bernstein appointed to Fifa's anti-racism task force

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