FIFA looks to compensate fans who missed semifinal
FIFA might compensate fans who missed the Spain’s World Cup
semifinal against Germany because of congestion at Durban’s new
Hundreds of fans had their flights delayed or turned away from
King Shaka Airport on Wednesday after an increase in private jets
contributed to all the landing slots being filled.
FIFA spokesman Nicolas Maingot says soccer’s governing body will
definitely look at the cases of fans affected by flight
Even when some planes landed, they had to take off again and
head to the old Durban International Airport.
Attendance at Moses Mabhida Stadium was 1,800 below capacity for
Spain’s 1-0 victory.