Electoral Board chairperson Kentice Tikolo confirmed this development in a statement, adding she had been briefed on the new guidelines by Fifa.
The Qatar Stars League resumed competition on July 24 with strict social distancing rules.
Sancho scored 17 goals and created the same number of assists last season.
The former Tottenham captain has been a club ambassador since retiring in 2012.
There was controversy in several Premier League games during the season, with the new protocols agreed upon unanimously.