Although Qatar has repeatedly denied wrongdoing during the bidding process, it has long been suspected that the decision was flawed, and several members of the Fifa committee have faced corruption allegations.
Where’s the flaw in something being bought and paid for? I mean, at least they did cough up the bribes, right?
Anyway, as we all know, sunlight is the best disinfectant. So, in future, just auction off these rights. If Russia’s willing to pay $50 billion to host Sochi then why not get them to pay $5 billion up front for the rights? Spend the cash on the lifeboats or something.