french president Emmanuel Macron will travel to Qatar on Wednesday for the World Cup semifinal between France and Morocco (7:00 p.m. GMT), Sports Minister Amélie Oudea-Castera confirmed on Sunday on France Info.
“I will return with the president on Wednesday, the details of the trip still have to be set, he made that commitment and he will fulfill it, he will fulfill it happily,” declared the minister, who attended the victory of Les Bleus against England (2-1) in the quarterfinals on Saturday.
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Since before the start of the World Cup, the President announced that he would attend the semifinal or at final in case of classification Francea commitment that generated controversy due to the living conditions of migrant workersthe environmental impact of air-conditioned stadiums and the role of women and minorities in Qatar.
“Bravo to the Blues! The whole country is with you: we will go to the end together. To the Moroccans: we celebrate your historic victory. See you in the semifinal!”, celebrated the head of state on Twitter.
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