In this Nov. 9, 2014 file photo, construction work is under way at the Khalifa Stadium in Doha, Qatar. (AP Photo/Rob Harris, File)
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Qatar World Cup organizers said on Wednesday that the surprise publication of FIFA's Garcia Report "vindicated the integrity" of its successful bid to host the 2022 tournament.Garcia's investigation also revealed that one former FIFA executive committee member thanked Qatar by mail for a transfer of several hundred thousand euros just after Qatar was awarded the 2022 tournament.Garcia's report was commissioned in 2012 and presented to FIFA in 2014 .Following his investigation, the adjudicatory chamber of FIFA's ethics committee said there was not enough evidence to call into question Qatar's hosting of the 2022 World Cup.
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