Tag: Qatar


FIFA Club World Cup™ 2020 in February

Qatar FIFA Club World Cup venues announced

After getting postponed earlier this year due to COVID-19 pandemic which still continues to wallop the world, Qatar will now host the FIFA Club World Cup™ Qatar 2020 from February 1st to 11th, 2021. Six continental confederations, as well as the host nation’s league champions, will partake of... » Read more


Doha, Riyadh to stage sporting extravaganzas

Asian Games 2030 and 2034 in Doha and Riyadh

Doha (Qatar) was on Wednesday elected as host of the 2030 Asian Games while Riyadh has been awarded the 2034 sporting showpiece edition as the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) reached a compromise agreement between the fierce political rivals of Qatar and Saudi Arabia. Doha beat Riyadh in a vote of 45... » Read more


Qatar venue set to fire on all cylinders

Qatar Amir Cup Final with 20,000 fans

The Al Rayyan Stadium in Qatar – which is all set to be inaugurated on December 18th and will coincide with the Qatar National Day – will reach circa 50 percent capacity (around 20,000 fans) when it hosts this year’s Amir Cup final (the biggest football cup competition in the country)... » Read more


Al Rayyan Stadium ready for FIFA spectacle

Qatar Al Rayyan Stadium inauguration

Al Rayyan Stadium in Qatar will be inaugurated on December 18th and will coincide with the Qatar National Day. It is the fourth stadium to be readied for Qatar World Cup 2022 – exactly two years before the country hosts the FIFA World Cup™ final. The facility will serve as the new home of... » 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


COVID weighs heavily on FIFA schedule

FIFA Club World Cup to be delayed

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has acknowledged the fact that COVID-19’s disastrous impact on the global football calendar is set to result in a delay for this year’s FIFA Club World Cup™ in Qatar. The FIFA Club World Cup™ is an international men’s association football competition... » Read more


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