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Qatar 2022 will see full houses: FIFA boss

Qatar 2022 expects full stadiums

The FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, is confident that FIFA World Cup 2022™ in Qatar will see full houses even though coronavirus continues to bare its fangs in several countries of the world. The FIFA chief said on February 1st that he was sure that the sporting showpiece will “witness... » Read more


Fan categories for Qatar FIFA extravaganza

Qatar FIFA Club World Cup with fans

Thirty percent fans will be permitted into the two venues – Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium and Education City Stadium – for the FIFA Club World Cup™ to be held in Qatar from February 1st, 2021, where matches will be held till February 11th. The FIFA Club World Cup™ is an international... » Read more


FIFA plans on 2026 spectacle host cities

US World Cup 2026 host cities selection

The world governing body for soccer – FIFA – has announced that it will select the host cities for the 2026 FIFA World Cup™ by the end of the year. The 23 candidate host cities for the flagship event – which is being co-hosted by the United States, Canada and Mexico – are... » Read more


COVID thwarts FIFA flagship fixtures

FIFA competitions postponed

With a new COVID-19 strain putting the whole world into further turmoil, FIFA has postponed next year’s U-20 World Cup in Indonesia and U-17 tournament in Peru until 2023. The FIFA U-17 World Cup, founded as the FIFA U-16 World Championship, later changed to U-17 in 1991 and to its current name... » Read more


FIFA Club World Cup™ in Japan, not China

FIFA Club World Cup 2021 to be held in Japan

The FIFA Club World Cup™ expansion has been delayed and the 2021 chapter of the fixture will now be held in Japan. This announcement was made by the highest governing body of football recently. The FIFA Club World Cup™ is an international men’s association football competition organized by... » Read more


Qatar ready for high-octane soccer showpieces

Qatar Stadium update November 2020

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has confirmed that 22 national teams will partake of in the FIFA Arab Cup 2021 to be held in Qatar. Qatar will bring together millions of hardcore football fans from across the Middle East and Arab world when it hosts the FIFA Arab Cup 2021 next December. While... » Read more


Qatar to stage FIFA showpiece on the trot

FIFA Club World Cup update Nov 2020

Qatar will play host to the FIFA Club World Cup 2020™ and the sporting extravaganza will take place from February 1st -11th, 2021. It will be the second time Qatar will play host to the world’s continental club champions after successfully staging the 2019 edition of the fixture, which was won... » Read more


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