After repeated corruption allegations were brought forth regarding Qatar’s winning the rights of the World Cup in 2022, FIFA asked its then-chief ethics investigator Michael Garcia to compile a report into the bidding nations for both World Cup, which he produced in 2014.
Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Emir of Qatar, left, and Sheika Mozah bint Nasser al-Misned hold the World Cup trophy after the announcement of Qatar hosting the 2022 soccer World Cup in Zurich, Switzerland, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010. (AP)
FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2014, file photo, men talk by the sea overlooking the Qatar skyline in Doha, Qatar. Amnesty International said Thursday, May 21, 2015, that Qatar is failing to deliver on reforms for its low-paid migrant workers a year after the wealthy Gulf nation announced plans to improve conditions for laborers building its highways, hotels, stadiums and skyscrapers. (AP Photo/Rob Harris, File)