Soccer-Players’ union ‘deeply alarmed’ by Qatar labour allegations (Reuters)

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BERNE, Sept 27 (Reuters) – The international players’ union has called on 2022 World Cup hosts Qatar to respect workers’ rights following a report in the Guardian newspaper that dozens of migrant Nepalese workers have died in recent weeks in the Gulf state. FIFPro, which represents around 50,000 professional footballers worldwide through its national affiliates, said that independent experts must be allowed to inspect worksites and ensure international labour standards are adhered to. …

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