... a corrupt and fun-free World Cup starts in Qatar. Don't you ever think that I am a prude--I am a prude only for my family, but in general I did a lot of crazy shit in my life, including extreme fun (I am not going to delve into details of that) and that is what World Cup always was--bunch of inebriated people mingling together, rooting, screaming, cheering, dancing... crying. But apart from a beauty of the game, it is always a humanity on parade. It was my dream to see WC 2022 in the US, Seattle was one of the venues, but now we know how Sarkozy made a true French football legend Michelle Platini vote for Qatar. France wanted contracts there.
Just take a look at this documentary on Russia's WC 2018.
The U.S. Men’s National Team has ditched the red, white, and blue in favor of a rainbow flag in order to “bring attention to social issues” while they play in stadiums built by slave labor. The USMNT decided to change the colors on the shield logo, replacing the red stripes with the colors of the gay and transgender (and Black Lives Matter) “pride flag.” Coach Gregg Berhalter suggested that Qatar has “made strides and there has been tons of progress,” but the country has more work to do to be more inclusive. Therefore, the USMNT will make the pride flag part of its normal uniform.
Here are the colors: