World Cup 2022

Video shows Saudi football tournament in 2019, not Qatar World Cup

Published on 05/01/2023 at 07:32

A video has been viewed more than a million times in social media posts falsely claiming it shows a man on a drone waving a flag with the Islamic proclamation of faith at the World Cup in Qatar in 2022. The video was in fact filmed in Saudi Arabia during the local King's Cup football tournament in May 2019.