Liberal MP Anthony Housefather says Canada Soccer has an obligation to be transparent about its funding for the friendly match against Iran - and to rethink its decision to proactively invite a country that violates human rights, sponsors terrorism and shot down Flight PS752 killing Canadian citizens.
A report at 2:17 contained errors in referring to a photo featuring Hamid Estili and Mahmoud Khazein. We incorrectly reported Khazein was wanted by the FBI at the time the photo was taken. In fact, he was indicted in July, 2021 and the photo appears to be from 2018. The extent of any relationship between the two men is not known.