Soccer fans who were assured (and reassured) that, yes, they’ll be able to enjoy a beer while watching the tournament in a normally-dry Qatar have had the rug pulled up from under them at the last minute.

“In the lead-up, they’ve been letting people drink – beers have been $AU20 each,” Ryan Daniels told Clairsy & Lisa, to which Lisa responded with a deadpan “beg your pardon”.

Thing is, right up until a couple of days before the first game, they’ve suddenly negged on it.

“They’d been saying, ‘yeah, you can drink, you can drink – no, you can’t now’,” Rhino said, before driving home the fact that US brewer Budweiser is a main sponsor of the event.

“And they’re pissed,” Rhino said.

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