FIFA has threatened to ban Tunisia from the 2022 World Cup, after suggestions from the country’s sports activities actions minister.
Tunisia’s participation in subsequent month’s match is beneath danger after the youth and sports activities actions minister, Kamel Deguiche, spoke in regards to the alternative of “dissolving federal offices of different disciplines”.
FIFA seemingly took that to suggest the Tunisian Football Association (FTF).
In a leaked letter, which was printed by radio station Mosaique FM, the world soccer governing physique has requested for clarification of these suggestions.
The letter well-known “State authorities’ attempts to interfere in the Tunisian Federation’s internal affairs and its threats to dissolve FTF’s office”.
FIFA warned that its members “are legally obligated to conduct their affairs independently and without undue influence from third parties.”
It added that failure to comply “may result in the imposition of penalties under the FIFA laws, including suspension of the relevant association.”