Talking at a FIFA convention on ladies’s soccer in Milan Sunday, Infantino mentioned he were “confident” that ladies might be allowed to wait Iran’s subsequent fit in opposition to Cambodia.
“We have now been confident that as of the following global sport of Iran, which is to be performed on October 10, ladies might be allowed to go into soccer stadiums,” he mentioned.
“That is one thing that is essential, since 40 years this has now not been taking place with a few exceptions.”
The ban in opposition to ladies going to stadiums the place males are enjoying was once introduced in in a while after the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
Khodayari seemed in a Tehran courtroom previous this month and after the case was once adjourned, she poured fuel over herself and set herself on fireplace. She died on Monday September nine.
On the convention Sunday, the 49-year-old as soon as once more wired the will for the game to transport ahead.
“There may be ladies’s soccer in Iran. We wish to have ladies attending the lads’s sport,” Infantino mentioned. “And we wish to push for that, with appreciate however in a robust and forceful means. We can not wait anymore.”