Jordan Henderson has admitted that his household may not be on the World Cup in Qatar as a consequence of security fears. The England midfielder revealed that his father was not planning to make the journey after the Champions League mismanagement in Paris.
The World Cup is lower than two months away. However there are considerations in regards to the security of the followers which are touring to Qatar due to the strict legal guidelines and human rights points surrounding the match.
Henderson is the second England worldwide to speak about his household’s security in Qatar, after Eric Dier revealed he had informed his household to not fly there. The Liverpool captain was quoted by the Daily Star as saying:
“I feel it was fairly horrific [Champions League final situation]. After I spoke to a few of my pals, like my household and my dad, it was it was fairly dangerous.
“I suppose as a fan, if you are going to the sport and you do not really feel snug and you’re feeling threatened by no matter state of affairs, you are not going to wish to go once more.
“And it is so simple as that basically. My household and pals have had a few experiences over the past couple of years which have actually shocked them – and possibly put them off going to future video games.”
“Hopefully that adjustments within the close to future when it will get nearer to the match. However whenever you see scenes like you’ve gotten within the Euros closing and Champions League closing, then they do not actually wish to go and put themselves in that state of affairs once more. My dad mentioned that after the Champions League closing that that was him achieved.
“When it will get nearer to it, I feel there’s a whole lot of safety parts and issues which are happening in Qatar that I am certain will make folks extra protected.
“However whenever you’ve had these experiences generally you suppose is it value risking it. If it was me, I would not wish to put myself in that state of affairs. However we must see nearer to the time.”
England are in World Cup Group B
England have been clubbed with america of America, Iran and Wales in Group B on the Qatar World Cup.
Their first match is towards Iran on November 21. They’ll then face USA on November 26 adopted by Wales on November 30.