Winter sports see November threat

November 4, 2013
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent

The most senior Olympic winter sports official sees a threat in FIFA choosing November for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar -- even if the proposed date avoids a clash with the Winter Games.

Rene Fasel, who heads the Association of International Olympic Winter Sports Federations (AIOWF), told The Associated Press on Monday that scheduling football's marquee tournament in November would clash with events for ...

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