Qatari Policeman Adjusts Ecuadorian Fan's Headscarf in Doha

A Qatari policeman adjusted the headscarf of an Ecuadorian soccer fan, footage published on Saturday, November 19, shows, ahead of the FIFA World Cup in Doha.

This footage, filmed by Jamal Daood, shows three men draped in Ecuadorian flags at a Doha metro station, as an officer adjusts one of the flags into a ghutra – a traditional head covering.

The World Cup kicked off on Sunday with Ecuador defeating host nation Qatar 2-0 in the competition’s opening match. Credit: Jamal Daood via Storyful

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[ARABIC SPEECH]

- Thank you.

- Thank you.

- So nice, huh?

- Aye.

[LAUGHTER]

- Thank you.

- Thank you.

[ARABIC SPEECH]

- Thank you.

- Thank you.

- So nice, eh?

- Aye.

- Thank you.

- Thank you.

[ARABIC SPEECH]

- Thank you. So nice, huh? Thank you.