Qatar banned alcohol in stadiums during the World Cup. But a Mexican supporter almost managed to introduce some, by bringing false binoculars containing his drink.
These Mexican fans were caught trying to sneak alcohol into a World Cup stadium through binoculars. ??? pic.twitter.com/3tsMb919Nu
— Footy Humor (@FootyHumour) November 24, 2022
Vigilant, the local authorities realized this at the security gates. On the video, the supporter mimics the gesture of washing his hands, trying to justify himself by passing off his alcohol for hydroalcoholic gel.
Nice try, but that will be for next time. If there is one.