Fake Off Residence permits, and therefore the validity of the Hayyat card, are not subject to team performance
Don't worry, French supporters will be able to stay in Qatar, even if the blues go out — Alexandre Brum/Ag. Enquadrar /
- Supporters are obliged to leave Qatar within 48 hours of the elimination of their team. Here is a statement that has been circulating on social networks since the spring.
- A rule that would greatly annoy people who have been there, but which would not shock, as some of the rules of this World Cup are curious .
- This information is false. However, it is true that supporters are subject to many rules to travel to Qatar, including the validity of the famous Hayya card.
Who says elimination from your team, says end of the World Cup for you? This is what Qatar seems to estimate. “We will have to leave the COUNTRY WITHIN 48 hours if our team is eliminated,” According to him, the information comes to him from a “meeting traveling CDM in Qatar with the Ultra French”. Which would mean that as soon as the Blues fail (as late as possible, we hope), all the French supporters present in Qatar should take the plane back.< /p>
The information has been shared since the spring on social networks – Screenshot
What if they wanted to support other teams? If they wanted to attend any other matches for the love of football? To see some great players perform for the last time in a world? Out of the question. The organization of the competition was already in place. strongly criticized, and this information did not appease the the tensions. “I don't think anyone realizes the fiasco is coming,” 20 Minutes takes stock of this claim.
What about hotel reservations and plane tickets? in advance? And how to judge which team each supports? On the criterion of nationality, which for some does not necessarily apply? The news seems strange. But with this World Cup, nothing seems surprising.
However, no official site mentions this rule. “It’s information we had in April,” 20 Minutes the association of supporters of the French team, Irrésistibles Français. Like several other associations which heard about it in the spring. “But it is fake,” she continues.
Indeed, to be authorized to to stay in Qatar you have to submit to several rules. “Whatever the reason for the stay, From 1 November until 23 December 2022, only visitors holding a ticket for a match of the FIFA World Cup 2022 and accommodation covering the duration of their stay in Qatar will be allowed to enter the territory,” on the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Also, match ticket holders who do not reside in Qatar can request to bring three additional people who do not have a match ticket, subject to payment. And at From December 2, the Qatari authorities announced that “fans without a match ticket will be able to obtain a Hayya card and enter Qatar” This Hayya Card is the famous “ fan id” Mentioned by the supporters association, and is therefore the essential element to be able to go to the territory.
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“International fans can use the printed entry permit. or digital to re-enter Qatar as long as their Hayya card status remains approved; and valid until December 23, 2022” on the official information site for this entry sesame. “The fan id is valid until January 2023. No obligation to return if you have accommodation, etc”, concluded the association Irrésistibles françaisçais.