England and Wales fans descend on Doha in their thousands for crunch World Cup games

England and Wales fans descend on Doha in their thousands for crunch World Cup games

Around 14,000 Brits descended on Doha today for the crunch England and Wales World Cup games. Fans' groups say the huge numbers of expat supporters living in the Middle East will be a major boost to the home nations. The 120,000 UK nationals based in the United Arab Emirates will see 8,000 fans in the 68,895-capacity Al Bayt stadium tonight, including 3,000 in the official FA fan group travelling from the UK. Expats are also expected to boost the numbers …