Matthias Sindelar was famous for his ability get through defenders, but his rejection of Nazism made him very unpopular with the authorities.
Qatar officials have blamed 'owner and operator negligence' after fans faced hours-long queues at check-in before turning up to unfinished or unsatisfactory accommodation.
Jon Sopel says Qatar has drawn attention to its record on LGBTQ rights and treatment of migrant workers.
Some viewers were left with a 90-second lag on BBC iPlayer while watching England versus Iran.
The pundit won praise for sporting the distinctive armband that team captains have been banned from wearing by FIFA.
Actor Michael Sheen had said: 'Surely he sees holding the title of Prince of Wales at the same time is entirely inappropriate?'
"I look forward to visiting Qatar when it has fulfilled all the human rights pledges it made when it won the right to host the World Cup," the singer said.
Comedian Joe Lycett has threatened to shred £10,000 and remove David Beckham's 'gay icon' status over his £10million deal to support Qatar in the World Cup
The Match of the Day host has insisted that Qatar's attitudes and human rights record will be discussed on the BBC during the tournament – even if it angers the host nation.
Robert Rinder has criticised David Bekcham for accepting a £10million payday to promote anti-LGBT country Qatar ahead for World Cup.