Greater Middle East (bbabo.net), - In Qatar, at the 2022 FIFA World Cup, the local orchestra performed “Katyusha”.
The Arabs performed the Russian song "Katyusha" before the meeting between the teams of Uruguay and South Korea, which began at 16.00 Moscow time today, November 24, Politika Segodnya specifies. A video showing an Arab orchestra circling the stadium and performing a Soviet song is gaining views on the Web.
The footage shows how fans watch the musicians, take pictures on their phones, dance and even try to sing along.
By decision of the International Football Federation (FIFA) and the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA), the Russian national football team was not allowed to participate in the Qatari championship.
The World Cup kicked off four days ago and has already become notorious for LGBT, alcohol and match-fixing scandals.