Gulf Times - 2022-World-Cup
Qatar to use foreign police officers during 2022: official

Qatar to use foreign police officers during 2022: official

Major Ali Mohammed al-Ali, deputy executive director for security with the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy, the body overseeing the tournament, also predicted that Qatar would deliver "the safest World Cup in the world".

Xavi open to being Qatar World Cup 2022 coach

Xavi open to being Qatar World Cup 2022 coach

The Barcelona great, 37, who currently plays in Qatar for Al Sadd, told AFP he is "90 per cent" certain to retire at the end of this season and then launch his coaching career.

Fans from all countries are welcome to Qatar: SC chief

Fans from all countries are welcome to Qatar: SC chief

Hassan al-Thawadi said fans from all countries – including Saudi Arabia – are welcome to watch the mega tournament, despite the blockade of Qatar, which has entered the third month.

Qatar says 'no delays' on WC 2022 projects

Qatar says 'no delays' on WC 2022 projects

Qatar's 2022 World Cup preparations have not been delayed by the political and economic boycott by its neighbours, the country's most senior tournament organiser insisted.

Qatar allowed to play in 2022 World Cup qualifiers

Qatar allowed to play in 2022 World Cup qualifiers

Qatar's national football team will be permitted to play in the preliminary qualifying rounds of the 2022 World Cup despite being given an automatic berth in the finals as tournament hosts, the Asian Football Confederation has said.

AFC Pledges Cooperation with Qatar in Hosting 2022 World Cup

AFC Pledges Cooperation with Qatar in Hosting 2022 World Cup

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) expressed its support for the Qatar 2022 World Cup, after FIFA released the independent ethics investigator Michael Garcia's report ...

SC highlights community role in World Cup success

SC highlights community role in World Cup success

Showcasing the richness and diversity of the communities residing in Qatar is the essence of the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar, according to the secretary-general of the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) Hassan al-Thawadi.

FIFA president says Qatar World Cup not under threat

FIFA president says Qatar World Cup not under threat

FIFA president Gianni Infantino does not believe that the diplomatic crisis which has embroiled 2022 World Cup host nation Qatar will threaten its staging of the tournament, he said on Sunday.

China's Vivo to sponsor FIFA World Cups in 2018, 2022

China's Vivo to sponsor FIFA World Cups in 2018, 2022

Chinese smartphone maker Vivo has signed on to sponsor the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, FIFA said on Wednesday, adding to a string of deals between Chinese firms and football's governing body.

Sadd take on Rayyan in historic Emir Cup final

Sadd take on Rayyan in historic Emir Cup final

The Emir Cup in itself is the most prestigious tournament in Qatar. Teams are eager to lay their hands on the exquisite trophy and end the domestic season on a high.

Qatar Airways named official partner of FIFA until 2022

Qatar Airways named official partner of FIFA until 2022

Qatar Airways has been announced as the Official Partner and Official Airline of FIFA as part of a sponsorship package lasting until 2022.

2022 World Cup: Qatari firm wins seats contract

2022 World Cup: Qatari firm wins seats contract

The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has awarded the contract to manufacture seats for three of the 2022 FIFA World Cup venues to Coastal Qatar, a specialised Qatari manufacturing and construction company.