Infantino’s jetsetting contrasts grimly with migrant worker’s Fifa case | Marina Hyde

Infantino’s jetsetting contrasts grimly with migrant worker’s Fifa case | Marina Hyde

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Infantino’s jetsetting contrasts grimly with migrant worker’s Fifa case | Marina Hyde
A $5,000 legal challenge over exploitation of workers building for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar pales next to the value of private flights accepted by Fifa’s president

In the grim scheme of things, it is the modesty of the sum that gets you. With the formal backing of the Netherlands Trade Union Confederation, a Bangladeshi man named Nadim Sharaful Alam is to sue Fifa for its alleged complicity in the mistreatment of those migrant workers in Qatar who are charged with building its World Cup venues and infrastructure. (Suggested tournament slogan: “Believe The Mirage™”.)

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