FACT: The uploaded photo is outdated and has nothing to do with Japan’s locker room following their loss to Costa Rica in the FIFA World Cup 2022.
A prior match shot of Japan’s changing room indicates that the Japanese players are exceedingly gentlemanly and tidy.
The first image depicts Italy’s defeat to North Macedonia in the World Cup qualifying playoff semi-final match. Italy’s players and staff left the locker room filthy, with empty bottles, food debris, and cigarette buts littering the floor. The second shot was taken at Addison Athletic Club in Texas, USA. The photograph was shot during the remodelling process.
INTENT:Users on social media are sharing outdated images from Italy’s dressing room that purport to be from Qatar. By doing so, such Users are attempting to do harm.