In a brief interview on the sidelines of the Paris Peace Forum, later published by Agence France Presse (AFP), Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy Secretary General Hassan al-Thawadi was misquoted regarding the issue of other countries hosting training camps during the 2022 World Cup.
More than 176,000 people have applied to be volunteers for the 2022 World Cup, including 1,000 nationals from Gulf countries which have broken off all diplomatic and travel ties with tournament host Qatar, Doha organisers revealed Friday.
The Council stressed that this international event is the result of Qatar's wise policies.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino on Friday announced the dates for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, with the tournament to be held outside of the summer for the first time considering the climate of the host nation, the official Qatar News Agency reported.
Qatar is reconsidering its 2022 World Cup fan concept after witnessing how Moscow has experienced the influx of tens of thousands of foreign supporters.
Football legend Xavi Hernandez has been named as the first global ambassador for the Supreme Committee for Delivery& Legacy (SC) – the organisation responsible for delivering the infrastructure required for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Qatar’s economy may gain traction this year on the back of stronger fixed investment—aided by ongoing preparations for the 2022 World Cup—and healthy global growth, FocusEconomics has said in a recent report.
The SC and the Building and Wood Workers' International have published the findings of a series of inspections carried out at four FIFA World Cup stadium sites during 2017.
Qatar will host every game of the 2022 World Cup, the country's senior tournament organiser insisted on Friday, amid speculation the Gulf political crisis would force the country to relocate matches.