Soccer-FA chairman says June World Cup in Qatar ‘impossible’ (Reuters)

LONDON, Aug 9 (Reuters) – A summer World Cup in Qatar in 2022 would be “impossible” because of the searing heat, according to new FA chairman Greg Dyke. “Even if all the stadia are air-conditioned, I think it will be impossible for the fans,” Dyke, who succeeded David Bernstein in July, said at a media briefing in London. “Just go out there and wander around in that sort of heat. I just don’t think it’s possible. “My position, and I suspect the FA’s position, will be: ‘You can’t play it in the summer. …

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