After losing in the knockout rounds of the 2022 Football World Cup Qatar in El Salvador, the President of El Salvador stated on social media, “They sanctioned me for a few decades, and then we resumed the real game.”
Mexico City (apro). Despite the inconvenience that Salvadoran fans caused to Mexican football players (e.g. singing outside the hotel at night to keep them awake) the Mexican national team beat the Salvadoran Football Federation team in the qualifiers in Qatar 2022. This angered President Salvador Naib Bukler.
He claimed that he was “the coolest dictator” on Twitter. Booker suggested that his government might interfere in football matters, which could lead FIFA sanctions.
“It’s time to intervene…” “They imposed sanctions against us for a few year, then we restarted real play,” he wrote.
Booker’s younger brother, Yamir, has served as the president of the El Salvador Basketball Federation since December 2012, and has served as the president of the Central American and Caribbean Basketball Association (CONCENCABA) since 2019, the vice president of FIBA Americas and the national executive committee. road
“Sometimes, there might be a lot talent, desire, and even courage. Luck may even exist. But, if we don’t use sports psychology and muscle building to us and then strengthen our league, there won’t be big changes.”
Buckler stated that FIFA bans government interference with local football associations. They could be expelled from any international activities if they do.
Mexico beat El Salvador by 2-0 to become the leader in Central North America and Caribbean Gold Cup qualifiers. El Salvador was second from bottom in Central North American Octagon and Caribbean Octagon, just 3 points behind Panama.