Drunk and disorderly fans at the World Cup in Qatar will be put in 'sobering tents'The 'sobering tents' will be used for those fans involved in 'minor incidents'They will also be used for those who become a threat to themselves and othersFIFA have confirmed alcohol will not be sold during World Cup games in Qatar Fans will be allowed to drink 'prior to kick-off and after the final whistle' Click here for all the latest World Cup 2022 news and updates Click here for all the latest World Cup 2022 news and updates

Fans who become drunk and disorderly at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be put in ‘sobering tents’ while under the influence of alcohol – according to reports.

The ‘sobering tents’ will be used for fans who have been involved in ‘minor incidents’ or become a threat to themselves and those around them.

The ‘sobering tents’ are being regarded as Qatar’s ‘soft’ approach to intoxicated fans as it was reported those caught drinking in public could be sentenced to prison.

According to The Times, the sobering tents will be a way of dealing with drunk fans without locking them up in jail.

Supporters who have been taken to the tents will be forced to stay until the authorities believe they have sobered up.

Once they have recovered from the effects of the booze, they will be sent away with a formal warning and a slap on their wrist.

The likes of Newcastle, Bristol, Manchester and Cardiff have used similar methods when dealing with heavily intoxicated people.

'Sobering tents will be used for drunk and disorderly fans' at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar - with over 2.5m supporters flocking to the host nation for the tournament that kicks off in just 50 days!

Fans who become drunk and disorderly at the World Cup in Qatar will be put in ‘sobering tents’

'Sobering tents will be used for drunk and disorderly fans' at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar - with over 2.5m supporters flocking to the host nation for the tournament that kicks off in just 50 days!

The ‘sobering tents’ will be used for fans who have been involved in ‘minor incidents’

However, they are referred to as ‘drunk tanks’. According to the NHS, ‘drunk tanks’ are supervised areas where revellers who have over-indulged can be checked and sleep it off.

‘Drunk tanks’ are used sporadically across the UK to take pressure off hard-pressed A&E departments and 999 ambulance services.

‘Drunk tanks’ are particularly effective during Christmas as thousands of party-goers celebrate the festive period with alcohol.

'Sobering tents will be used for drunk and disorderly fans' at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar - with over 2.5m supporters flocking to the host nation for the tournament that kicks off in just 50 days!

They will also be used for those who become a threat to themselves and those around them

'Sobering tents will be used for drunk and disorderly fans' at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar - with over 2.5m supporters flocking to the host nation for the tournament that kicks off in just 50 days!

Fans will be able to drink ‘prior to kick-off and after the final whistle’ in zones near the stadium

There will be over 2.5million fans attending the tournament in Qatar. Many of those will be coming from overseas.

Travelling fans will be used to drinking heavily on match-days. Therefore, Qatar’s stance on alcohol may be as shock to their system.

However, supporters will be allowed to enjoy a drink and watch the games on the big screen at the 40,000 capacity Fan Zone.

Budweiser – who have been one of FIFA’s major sponsors for the last three decades – will be sold inside the Fan Zone at Al Bidda Park, near the Corniche.

'Sobering tents will be used for drunk and disorderly fans' at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar - with over 2.5m supporters flocking to the host nation for the tournament that kicks off in just 50 days!

Oonly Budweiser’s zero-alcohol beer and soft-drinks will be available in the stadiums

A source with knowledge of the plans said beer stands would open in zones around stadiums when gates open for a match and close 30 minutes before each game starts.

The source said stands would reopen for a short time after the game. An alcohol-free alternative, Bud Zero, will be sold at matches.

Coca-Cola, another huge sponsor, has the sole right to sell non-alcoholic drinks at the eight stadiums to be used for the first World Cup in a Muslim nation.

Source: ‘Sobering tents will be used for drunk and disorderly fans’ at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar – with over 2.5m supporters flocking to the host nation for the tournament that kicks off in just 50 days!

San Francisco reverses course on 'killer police robots' amid fierce pushback and warnings about militarization and automation of policing

Royal Family to meet at Kate Middleton's concert in 'united front' as Harry and Meghan's Netflix documentary airs

Prince Harry and Meghan fly in to collect historic award for 'heroic' racism stance

Maserati agrees deal with historic car dealership group for new Poole showroom

This is some World Cup Cristiano Ronaldo is having and it’s not over yet

Meghan and Prince Harry dodge press questions about Netflix documentary at NY awards ceremony

Rangers sporting director Ross Wilson forced to defend transfer policy to angry shareholders

Punching above their weight: Small building societies now offer some of the best savings rates - but customers will have to open accounts in person

Flowers, balloons and a 'crappy morning coffee': Inside Brittany Higgins' 28th birthday in hospital as she shares footage from her ward and her boyfriend shares a gushing message

Meghan Markle opens up about her suicidal thoughts and how she and Prince Harry want to be 'advocates of healing' while accepting 'anti-racism' award at NYC gala: 'You don't see a way out'

Michelle Mone to take 'leave of absence' from House of Lords amid PPE allegations

'Why on earth would I want to cycle on a waterlogged path?' New bike path criticised

Uber is hit with a mammoth $21m fine for charging Aussies dodgy cancellation fees and 'misleading' customers about fare prices

Soccer-Genoa's Portanova sentenced to six years for gang rape

Eddie Howe admits FFP could limit Newcastle in January transfer window, with move for James Maddison extremely unlikely and ‘one in, one out’ most probable

New generation, same old problems: How Spain’s World Cup fell apart

NEWS RELATED

Robert Downey Jr on what he misses about the MCU

Robert Downey Jr may have left the Marvel Cinematic Universe behind, but he still sometimes misses donning the Iron Man suit. In a recent chat with Deadline, the Marvel star looked back on his Tony Stark days, recalling his time “in the trenches” with affection. “What I miss most? Being ...

View more: Robert Downey Jr on what he misses about the MCU

Lim’s Kosciuszko’s climb up the sprinting ranks fulfils one of Dan Meagher’s career goals

Dan Meagher is back at the Longines Hong Kong International Races (HKIR) after nearly a quarter of a century away from the city’s marquee meeting. Meagher was easy to miss on his first visit, during which he was a 15-year-old stablehand assisting his family – famous father John and ...

View more: Lim’s Kosciuszko’s climb up the sprinting ranks fulfils one of Dan Meagher’s career goals

POTATOES could hold the cure for cancer, scientists think

Polish scientists say compound in potatoes could be the key to fighting cancerIt is thought this compound will have less side-effects than chemotherapyStudies show aubergines can help fight liver cancer by stopping the reproducingExperts also say compound in tomatoes could kill cancer cells

View more: POTATOES could hold the cure for cancer, scientists think

Get me out of here! INSIDE Boy George's home that includes colourful artwork and designer furniture - and is up for grabs for £17million

Spectacular London home of Boy George includes plenty of colourful artwork and designer furnitureThe semi-detached house features a central staircase in an impressive triple height central hallThe stunning six-bedroom property overlooks Hampstead Heath and is on the market for £17million 

View more: Get me out of here! INSIDE Boy George's home that includes colourful artwork and designer furniture - and is up for grabs for £17million

Met Office issues ICE warning as 'Troll of Trondheim' bears down on Britain: Snow to hit TODAY with Arctic blast set to whip country with blizzards and -9C plunge

Britain is set to freeze under a sheet of ice as 'Troll of Trondheim' blasts countryScotland is set for plunging temperatures, snow, ice and blizzards todayThe Met Office has issued yellow weather alerts for today and tomorrow

View more: Met Office issues ICE warning as 'Troll of Trondheim' bears down on Britain: Snow to hit TODAY with Arctic blast set to whip country with blizzards and -9C plunge

Video: Flowers, balloons and a 'crappy morning coffee': Inside Brittany Higgins' 28th birthday in hospital as she shares footage from her ward and her boyfriend shares a gushing message

Emma Thompson opens up about her dance moves at Adele concert and reveals she doesn't watch Love Actually every holiday season on The Tonight Show

Nearly a year after going viral for her uninhibited dance moves at an Adele concert, Emma Thompson is opening up about the concert on The Tonight Show. The 63-year-old Thompson returned to The Tonight Show to promote Matilda The Musical, debuting on Netflix on Christmas Day. She discussed why she ...

View more: Emma Thompson opens up about her dance moves at Adele concert and reveals she doesn't watch Love Actually every holiday season on The Tonight Show

Jessica Simpson is a chic 'snow bunny' as she poses with lookalike daughters Maxwell and Birdie during family ski trip in Aspen

Jessica Simpson glammed up to hit the slopes during a recent family trip to Aspen, Colorado. The 42-year-old songstress-turned-entrepreneur had fun with her fashion as she posed in photos with her two daughters. Maxi Drew, ten, and Birdie Mae, three, were their mother’s mini mes as they appeared in sweet ...

View more: Jessica Simpson is a chic 'snow bunny' as she poses with lookalike daughters Maxwell and Birdie during family ski trip in Aspen

Video: Off-Broadway staple Stomp will end its 30-year run in NYC's East Village - with final performances of 'hard-to-describe show' in January

Offset asks followers to remember fallen friend Takeoff 'in good light' ... after fatal shooting of musician at 28

Night off mum duties! New mother Rebel Wilson shows off her slimmed down figure in an embellished gown at the AACTA Awards after welcoming daughter Royce Lillian via surrogate

Roy Keane wants no World Cup frills but flamboyance is a birthright for Brazil's superstars - Keith Jackson

Michelle Mone urged to quit House of Lords over PPE contracts controversy

Huge ground source heat pump factory officially opens in Cornwall

UK weather forecast: Arctic deep freeze to last nearly two weeks as snow smothers nation

Football rumours: Barcelona keen to offload Frenkie de Jong

Mother of baby who died after Strep A infection warns parents to look out for key signs

Cristiano Ronaldo role at World Cup ‘to be defined’, Portugal coach reveals

Portugal coach Fernando Santos admits Cristiano Ronaldo's role in the squad needs to be redefined

The apple doesn't fall far from the tree! Alyssa-Jane Cook's daughter Georgia May Davis is the spitting image of the E Street star as she stuns on the red carpet at the AACTA Awards

OTHER NEWS

Breaking thailand news, thai news, thailand news Verified News Story Network