Aloisi says heat's on Qatar

December 3, 2010
By Guy Hand
The man whose penalty guided Australia to the 2006 World Cup believes Qatar's steamy weather will prove a major hurdle when the nation hosts the tournament in 2022.

Former Socceroo John Aloisi, whose famous spot-kick in the playoff against Uruguay ensured Australia a spot in the World Cup in Germany, admitted he was stunned by Qatar's success in the bidding process.

Multi-lingual Aloisi has been heavily involved in the Australian bid as a bid ambassador, and also featured in ...

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