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#Challenge22
27 November 2022
Challenge 22 winners install state-of-the-art solar panels at Al Thumama Stadium

SunPave technology will power charging station at Qatar 2022 venue

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#Qatar2022
26 November 2022
French duo cycle 7,000km from Paris to Doha to support Les Blues at Qatar 2022

Epic three-month journey from the Stade de France to Lusail Stadium

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#Qatar2022
24 November 2022
‘It's pretty amazing what a football tournament can achieve’

Tunisian volunteer Alaeddine Masmoudi inspired by his volunteering journey

Luis Hernandez interview
#Ambassador
24 November 2022
Luis Hernandez: The atmosphere here in Qatar is marvellous

Mexico legend enjoying the early stages of the first FIFA World Cup™ in the Middle East and Arab world

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#Qatar2022
24 November 2022
‘Qatar is compact – but massive with its actions and abilities’

Al Nahda Qatari Ladies Group perform at Qatar 2022 stadiums

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#Qatar2022
24 November 2022
Afnan Afif: ‘The entire country is celebrating – everyone has caught football fever’

Qatar star’s sister shares pride at seeing her brother in action on the biggest stage of all

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#GenerationAmazing
24 November 2022
Generation Amazing Foundation shares knowledge with next FIFA World Cup™ hosts

United 2026 officials meet Qatar 2022 legacy programme chiefs and delegates

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#Volunteers
22 November 2022
‘We are seeing the tournament’s legacy all around us’

Meet FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ accessibility volunteer Aisha Tanvir

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#Qatar2022
21 November 2022
‘It was a dream seeing everything come together so beautifully’

Dazzling Qatar 2022 opening ceremony wows billions of fans across the globe

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#Qatar2022
20 November 2022
Spectacular opening ceremony signals the start of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™

Ecuador beat Qatar 2-0 in tournament opener at Al Bayt Stadium

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#Qatar2022
20 November 2022
FIFA Fan Festival™ launches at Al Bidda Park in Doha

Activation will host thousands of fans during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™

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Sustainability
19 November 2022
Qatar’s new solar power plant to help the country deliver a carbon-neutral FIFA World Cup™

Al Kharsaah to offset about half the emissions generated by the tournament

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#WorkersWelfare
19 November 2022
Golden moment for Qatar 2022 workers as they meet FIFA World Cup™ stars

Inspiring community events are attended by players and coaches from USA, England, Netherlands and Argentina

Ahmad Khalil
#Ambassador
18 November 2022
‘The tournament is a source of pride for the entire region’

Qatar football legends look forward to first FIFA World Cup™ in the Middle East and Arab world

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#Qatar2022
18 November 2022
‘I get emotional just thinking about the opening match’

Ecuador fan Maria Fernanda Iglesias expects 5,000 of her compatriots to attend Qatar 2022

RDB QLA predictions
#Ambassador
17 November 2022
Ronald de Boer: Brazil are favourites to win the World Cup

Former Netherlands international also expects strong Dutch showing at Qatar 2022

Cafu QLA predictions
#Ambassador
16 November 2022
Cafu: Brazil will lift this year’s World Cup and Qatar will make the quarter-finals

Brazil legend expects his fellow countrymen to claim a sixth title at Qatar 2022

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#Qatar2022
16 November 2022
SC launches Fan Engagement Centre ahead of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™

Facility at FIFA Fan Festival™ will support fans during the tournament

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#Qatar2022
16 November 2022
Key travel information for Qatar 2022 match ticket holders

Plan ahead and allow plenty of time to complete your journey

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#Qatar2022
16 November 2022
Mutaz Barshim: ‘Hosting the World Cup will positively impact our society’

Superstar athlete sees the tournament as an opportunity to form meaningful connections

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#Qatar2022
15 November 2022
Qatar opens Host Country Media Centre in Msheireb Downtown Doha

Facility will help journalists and broadcasters cover the FIFA World Cup™

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#Qatar2022
15 November 2022
Official FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ Fan Guide Now Available for Download and Pick Up

128-page Fan Guide delivers essential tournament and host country information

Ali Al Habsi QLA predictions
#Ambassador
15 November 2022
Ali Al Habsi: Argentina are the team to beat at this year’s World Cup

Legendary Oman goalkeeper expects Messi and co to lift the trophy at Lusail Stadium on 18 December

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#Qatar2022
14 November 2022
‘Understanding the legacy has helped me tell the story of Qatar’s World Cup’

In our latest Making History interview, we speak to the SC’s Fatma Al Nuaimi

Tim Cahill QLA Predictions
#Ambassador
14 November 2022
Tim Cahill tips Brazil to claim Qatar 2022 crown and backs Australia to make the quarter-finals

Australia legend expects Socceroos to make history at this year’s FIFA World Cup™

FIFA World Cup fans
#Qatar2022
14 November 2022
Qatar to host FIFA World Cup™ trophy event at Aspire Park

Famous prize arrives in Doha after global tour

Samuel Eto'o QLA predictions
#Ambassador
13 November 2022
Samuel Eto’o: Cameroon will beat Morocco in this year’s World Cup final

Cameroon legend is backing African nations to shine during Qatar 2022

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#Qatar2022
12 November 2022
Qatar 2022: Transport options for all eight stadiums

Plan your journey ahead of time before the big kick-off

Argentina cyclists
#Qatar2022
11 November 2022
Intrepid quartet cycle from Cape Town to Qatar to support Argentina at the FIFA World Cup™

Friends travel more than 10,000km through 15 countries to back Lionel Messi & Co at Qatar 2022

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#Qatar2022
11 November 2022
‘Cameroon fans will bring colour and passion to Qatar 2022’

Abu Hamour resident Boris Adi expects the Indomitable Lions to reach the latter stages of the World Cup

USA team arrival
#Qatar2022
11 November 2022
Stars begin to arrive in Doha as FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ excitement grows globally

USA players among the first to touch down as they get set to challenge England, Wales, and Iran

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#Qatar2022
10 November 2022
FIFA Fan Festival™ to stage test event on 16 November

Resident DJ and Michael Jackson Show to entertain visitors

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#Qatar2022
10 November 2022
Legacy in Action: Qatar’s revolutionary stadium cooling technology

Innovation is boosting venues across the country all-year-round

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#Qatar2022
9 November 2022
Qatar Central Bank unveils FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ commemorative banknote

QAR 22 value reflects Qatar’s cultural heritage and football history

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#Qatar2022
9 November 2022
Fahad Al Kubaisi: ‘The opening match day will mark the achievement of a nation’s dream’

Popular singer shares his excitement ahead of the first FIFA World Cup™ in the Middle East and Arab world

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9 November 2022
FIFA World Cup™ volunteers answer call for blood donation

Hamad Medical Corporation leads blood supply campaign

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#Qatar2022
8 November 2022
Qatari comedian Hamad Al Amari to MC at the FIFA Fan Festival™

Stand-up star says the stunning venue will be the beating heart of this year’s FIFA World Cup™

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#Qatar2022
7 November 2022
‘The World Cup has transformed Qatar – I’m proud to be a part of it’

Thani Al Zarraa discusses his 10-year career journey with the SC

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#Qatar2022
6 November 2022
Accessibility takes centre stage as countdown to Qatar 2022 continues

First FIFA World Cup™ in the Middle East and Arab world will be a tournament for all

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#Qatar2022
6 November 2022
Qatar 2022 organisers aim to deliver a zero waste to landfill tournament

Recycling infrastructure to set new standards for mega sporting events

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#Qatar2022
5 November 2022
Saudi Arabia fan treks 1,600km across the Arabian Desert to attend Qatar 2022

Abdullah Al Salmi walks from Jeddah to Doha to attend the first FIFA World Cup™ in the region

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#Qatar2022
4 November 2022
‘It means a lot to Uruguayans to be part of the World Cup’

Doha-based Pablo Sanz-Reherman is hoping La Celeste go all the way in this year’s tournament

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#Qatar2022
3 November 2022
“We are delivering the World Cup; future generations can do anything”

Stakeholder Relations Director Khaled Al Suwaidi discusses his FIFA World Cup™ journey with the SC

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#Qatar2022
3 November 2022
Qatar to welcome non-ticketed FIFA World Cup fans from 2 December

Tournament organisers announce details during press conference at Host Country Media Centre

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#AhmadBinAliStadium
2 November 2022
Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium achieves 23 million work safe hours

Qatar 2022 venue will host seven matches during this year’s FIFA World Cup™

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#Qatar2022
2 November 2022
Nawaf Al Temyat: ‘Qatar’s World Cup will introduce everyone to the Arab world’

Saudi Arabia legend looks forward to the first FIFA World Cup™ in the region

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#Qatar2022
2 November 2022
Special all-female edition of Future Leaders in Football workshop takes place in Qatar

Event focused on capacity building and leadership

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#Accommodation
2 November 2022
Extra hotel rooms made available to Qatar 2022 fans

More than 70,000 room nights can now be booked via the Qatar Accommodation Agency portal

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#Qatar2022
1 November 2022
COVID-19 Travel & Return Policy for international fans attending this year’s FIFA World Cup™

Key protocols for fans travelling to Qatar

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#Qatar2022
1 November 2022
‘Whether you’re new or experienced, teamwork determines everything’

Get to know Maryam Al Muftah, who has worked on the Qatar 2022 project since 2013

Al Janoub
#Qatar2022
31 October 2022
Younis Mahmoud: ‘All Iraqis are proud of the beautiful Al Janoub Stadium’

Legendary striker lauds Qatar 2022 venue designed by fellow Iraqi Zaha Hadid

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#Qatar2022
31 October 2022
Al Bayt Stadium: A tribute to Qatar’s heritage

Learn more about the FIFA World Cup™ venue

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#Qatar2022
31 October 2022
Travel advice for people heading to central Doha in November and December

Corniche pedestrianisation means public transport will provide the quickest access

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#Qatar2022
30 October 2022
Generation Amazing Foundation reaches 1 million beneficiaries ahead of Qatar 2022

Legacy programme marks milestone and launches year-long Goal 22 project

Sheikh Mohammed
#Qatar2022
30 October 2022
SC launches first International Consular Services Centre for World Cup visitors in tournament history

Facility to open on 1 November at Doha Exhibition & Convention Centre

Masaaki Hayashi Japan fan
#Qatar2022
28 October 2022
‘Japanese fans are proud to see the World Cup back in Asia’

Masaaki Hayashi is looking forward to welcoming Samurai Blue supporters to Qatar

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#Qatar2022
27 October 2022
‘Let us be role models for our daughters and future generations’

Mead Al Emadi looks back on her FIFA World Cup™ journey with the SC

B4D Legacy Majlis
#B4Development
26 October 2022
B4D Legacy Majlis event discusses the role of bureaucrats in designing happy user journeys

The keynote speaker was Dr. Wolfgang Drechsler

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#Qatar2022
25 October 2022
Qatar stages FIFA World Cup™ mascot exhibition at City Center Mall

Exhibits supplied by football memorabilia collector Mohammed Abdulateef

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#Qatar2022
24 October 2022
‘Future generations should know that anything is possible’

Ambassador Programme Manager Faisal Khalid discusses his FIFA World Cup™ journey with the SC

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#Qatar2022
24 October 2022
Khalifa International Stadium: Qatar’s home of football

Learn more about the FIFA World Cup™ venue

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#Legacy
23 October 2022
Legacy in Action: Qatar 2022 accelerates environmental rating practices

Find out more about the Global Sustainability Assessment System

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22 October 2022
Lusail Stadium to host Bollywood Music Festival on 4 November

Event will feature stars from stage and screen

Argentina fans
#Qatar2022
21 October 2022
SC meets fans in Argentina and Mexico as build-up to Qatar 2022 continues

Latin American supporters are busy finalising their trips to the first FIFA World Cup™ in the Middle East and Arab world

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#Ambassador
20 October 2022
Nadia Nadim: ‘Qatar 2022 will showcase the Arab world’s passion for football’

With just a month to go, FIFA World Cup™ Ambassador Nadia Nadim believes the tournament will unite cultures

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#Qatar2022
19 October 2022
‘Spain fans will be very noisy and passionate here in Qatar’

Doha resident Enrique Blanco expects friendships to be formed during the first FIFA World Cup™ in the Middle East and Arab world

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#Qatar2022
18 October 2022
Stadium 974: Qatar’s beacon of sustainability

Learn more about the first fully-demountable tournament venue in FIFA World Cup™ history

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#Qatar2022
17 October 2022
Qatar 2022 organisers announce additional 30,000 rooms for World Cup visitors

Country to become unrivalled entertainment destination during tournament

Generation Amazing Foundation
#Legacy
16 October 2022
Generation Amazing Foundation: Using the power of sport to make a positive impact in Qatar and globally

Qatar 2022 legacy programme has benefitted more than 1 million people in more than 35 countries since 2010

Tim Cahill Al Janoub Stadium
#Ambassador
15 October 2022
Tim Cahill: Playing all their matches at Al Janoub is a boost for Australia

Socceroos legend visits the Qatar 2022 venue weeks before the big kick-off

Maria Fernanda Borloz Al Bidda Tower
#Qatar2022
14 October 2022
‘Qatari culture is all about welcoming people’

Maria Fernanda Borloz says Costa Rica fans are ready to share their ‘pura vida’ culture at this year’s FIFA World Cup™

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#Qatar2022
12 October 2022
Sara Essam: The World Cup will change the way our region is perceived

Star Egyptian player sees Qatar 2022 as a watershed moment for the Middle East and Arab world

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#Qatar2022
12 October 2022
Key transport information for residents and visitors during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™

Fans should note various travel options in order to ensure a smooth experience during the tournament

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#Qatar2022
11 October 2022
Deadline for Qatar Media Portal registration is 30 October

SC’s digital platform will help global media cover the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™

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#Qatar2022
11 October 2022
Hayya Card support now available at Doha Exhibition & Convention Center

Facility will provide issue resolution for FIFA World Cup™ fans

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#Qatar
10 October 2022
SC and stakeholders hold simulation exercise as Qatar 2022 preparations continue

Exercise was held as organisers switch from planning to operations

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#Qatar2022
10 October 2022
Education City Stadium: A perfect blend of Islamic architecture and modernity

Learn more about the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ venue

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#Qatar2022
9 October 2022
Fan Leader Network playing a key role in promoting the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™

Members of the SC initiative recently met former England captain David Beckham

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#Qatar2022
9 October 2022
Josoor Institute: Boosting the development of Qatar’s sports and major events industries

More than 5,000 students have benefited from education and training programmes

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#Qatar2022
7 October 2022
FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ Official Soundtrack release: all-female line-up inspires the globe to Light The Sky

Light The Sky is the fourth release from the multi-song FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ Official Soundtrack

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#Qatar2022
7 October 2022
‘Korea Republic fans are full of confidence heading into the World Cup’

Qatar-based supporter Lee Juho shares his excitement ahead of this year’s tournament

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#Qatar2022
6 October 2022
International Hayya Card holders can now invite three non-ticketed fans to attend Qatar 2022

‘Hayya with Me (1+3)’ option now available

Javier Mascherano
#Ambassador
5 October 2022
Javier Mascherano: ‘Fans will have a great time in Qatar during the World Cup’

Former Argentina captain believes compact tournament will boost performances

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#Qatar2022
3 October 2022
Generation Amazing expands football for development programmes in Jordan and Oman

SC legacy project continues to benefit youth across the region

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#Qatar2022
3 October 2022
Lusail Stadium: The jewel in Qatar’s FIFA World Cup™ crown

Learn more about the venue for this year’s final

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#Legacy
2 October 2022
QCFL playing crucial role in the growth of grassroots football in Qatar

2,000 players from more than 78 nationalities use FIFA World Cup™ training facilities

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#Qatar2022
1 October 2022
‘Wales fans are very excited and ready to have fun in Qatar’

Broadcaster Rhodri Williams is ready to share a special FIFA World Cup™ experience with fellow Dragons followers

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#Qatar2022
29 September 2022
Training underway for FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ volunteers

• Official training begins for 20,000-strong volunteer workforce

Hayya
#Qatar2022
28 September 2022
SC to open Hayya service centre to support FIFA World Cup™ ticketholders

Facility will provide Hayya Card printing and issue resolution for fans until the end of the tournament

Yaya Toure FIFA World Cup Ambassador
#Ambassador
28 September 2022
Yaya Touré: Qatar’s FIFA World Cup™ will be historic

Former Ivory Coast midfielder expects Qatar 2022 to be ground-breaking for the Middle East and Arab world

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#Qatar2022
27 September 2022
Qatar 2022’s transformative role in making the country more accessible for disabled people

Hosting the FIFA World Cup™ has been a catalyst for improved accessibility

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#Qatar2022
26 September 2022
Last-minute sales phase starts for FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ tickets

Unmissable opportunity to catch up to two matches per day during group stage

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#Qatar2022
26 September 2022
Al Thumama Stadium: Showcasing Qatari architecture

Learn more about the FIFA World Cup™ venue

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#Qatar2022
22 September 2022
Legacy in action: Qatar’s FIFA World Cup™ stadium precincts

Local communities across the country benefit from sport and leisure facilities

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#Qatar2022
21 September 2022
Win the chance to attend every match at this year’s FIFA World Cup™ in Qatar

Every Beautiful Game competition launched by Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy

Luis Hernandez FIFA World Cup Ambassador
#Ambassador
21 September 2022
Luis Hernandez: Qatar 2022 will be an unforgettable experience for players and fans

Mexico legend previews this year’s FIFA World Cup™

Hassan Al Thawadi
#Qatar2022
20 September 2022
SC signs MoU with Concordia to raise awareness of Qatar 2022 legacy projects

MoU signed by H.E. Hassan Al Thawadi and Matthew Swift in New York

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#Qatar2022
19 September 2022
Al Janoub Stadium: An architectural gem paying tribute to Zaha Hadid

Learn more about the FIFA World Cup™ venue

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#Qatar2022
18 September 2022
Cultural activations add colour and flavour to Lusail Super Cup

Artists from Qatar and the region, plus stakeholders, entertained fans at Lusail Stadium

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#Qatar2022
18 September 2022
Fans invited to attend Hayya Card webinars organised by the SC

Every FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ ticket holder will need to apply for Hayya

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#Qatar2022
17 September 2022
‘Our fans will create awesome scenes – they will be the 12th player for Morocco’

Atlas Lions supporters visit Al Thumama Stadium as excitement builds for Qatar 2022

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#Qatar2022
16 September 2022
‘Qatar is beautiful and safe – fans will love it’

Doha-based France fan Alem Ismain is ready to cheer on Les Bleus at this year’s FIFA World Cup™

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#Qatar2022
14 September 2022
Younis Mahmoud: ‘Qatar 2022 will be an exceptional and unforgettable football carnival’

Iraq legend sees hosting the FIFA World Cup™ as a turning point for the region

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#Qatar2022
13 September 2022
Lusail Stadium amazes fans from across the globe

Members of Qatar Fan Leader Network share their impressions of FIFA World Cup™ final venue

An aerial shot of Ahmad Bin Ali stadium
#Qatar2022
13 September 2022
Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium: A beacon of Qatari culture

Learn more about the FIFA World Cup™ venue

Khalid Salman
#Qatar2022
12 September 2022
‘Lusail Stadium is a magical venue that will impress the entire world’

Football legends reflect on spectacular night in front of record attendance

Fans Cup
#Qatar2022
11 September 2022
Qatar to host football tournament for fans during FIFA World Cup™

Four-day Fans’ Cup will be contested by 32 teams

Lusail Stadium
#Qatar2022
9 September 2022
77,575 fans attend spectacular Lusail Super Cup

Al Hilal and Zamalek stage exciting match after stunning Amr Diab concert

FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 key information press conference
#Qatar2022
8 September 2022
Key information for fans attending this year’s FIFA World Cup™ in Qatar

The latest tickets, accommodation and transport news

Cafu
#Ambassador
7 September 2022
Cafu: Qatar 2022 will be a dream for fans and players

Brazil legend visits FIFA World Cup™ final venue as Qatar gears up to host Lusail Super Cup

FFF
7 September 2022
Reimagined FIFA Fan Festival™ to make stellar debut at Qatar 2022™ before heading to Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand

Reimagined FIFA Fan Festival™ to make stellar debut at Qatar 2022™ before heading to Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand

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7 September 2022
Important transport information for fans attending the Lusail Super Cup

Roads and public transport will be busy around Lusail Stadium on 9 September

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#Qatar2022
6 September 2022
QNB Group announced as Official Partner for Lusail Super Cup

Landmark match to be held at Lusail Stadium on Friday 9 September

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#Qatar2022
5 September 2022
Everything is done to the highest of standards here in Qatar

Locally-based Canada fan Don Rikley is ready to be part of the best show on Earth

Lusail City landscape
#Qatar2022
4 September 2022
Lusail City will be filled with electrifying energy and be the centre of the world’s attention

Find out more about the ultramodern city that will host this year’s FIFA World Cup™ final

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#Qatar2022
3 September 2022
FIFA World Cup Volunteers Kick-off Training Journey in Style at Lusail Stadium

 

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#Qatar2022
2 September 2022
Generation Amazing Foundation and Coaches Across Continents unite to mark Global Day of Play

Join the movement and #PledgetoPlayEveryday

SC launches Qatar Media Portal ahead of FIFA World Cup 2022™
#Qatar2022
1 September 2022
SC launches Qatar Media Portal ahead of FIFA World Cup 2022™

Innovative digital platform offers media and broadcast representatives seamless access to Host Country content and a range of permit and accreditation processes

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#Community
27 August 2022
‘Aussie fans will travel in numbers to Qatar 2022’

Doha-based Socceroos fan Mitch Scott believes Qatar’s welcoming nature will leave a positive impression

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26 August 2022
Samuel Eto'o promotes FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ during African tour

Qatar Legacy Ambassador met with media and fans in Cameroon, Senegal and Ghana

USA fans
#AhmadBinAliStadium
25 August 2022
FIFA World Cup™ fever as fans from the Americas visit Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium

Supporters attend Fan Leader Network event at Qatar 2022 tournament venue

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#Qatar2022
25 August 2022
Estithmar Holding QPSC announced as Official Partner for Lusail Super Cup

Milestone match to be held at Lusail Stadium on 9 September

Tamim El Abed
#LusailStadium
24 August 2022
Lusail Stadium: The project of a lifetime

Lusail Stadium: The project of a lifetime

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#FIFAWorldCup
23 August 2022
Food and beverage businesses in Qatar invited to support upcoming FIFA World Cup™

Concession stands will be located across tournament sites during mega-event

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#FIFAWorldCup
23 August 2022
FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ Official Soundtrack release: Arhbo welcomes the world to Qatar

The new single features Puerto Rican multiplatinum award-winning superstar Ozuna and French-Congolese rapper Gims

Lusail Stadium
#LusailStadium
22 August 2022
Five key facts about Lusail Stadium

Find out more about the venue for this year’s FIFA World Cup™ final

LSC Qatari Diar signing ceremony
#LusailStadium
22 August 2022
Qatari Diar to be Presenting Partner for Lusail Super Cup

Milestone match to be held at Lusail Stadium on 9 September

Oman
21 August 2022
SC delegation visits Oman during build-up to FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™

Executives attend Arab Sports Journalists Forum to meet Omani media

Al Bayt Stadium
#FIFAWorldCup
18 August 2022
FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ ticket sales reach 2.45 million

Over half a million tickets sold during the latest sales period

Growth Mindset in Education
#B4Development
18 August 2022
B4D Legacy Majlis event discusses growth mindset in education

Session included discussions related to athletes and coaches

Football-themed education toolkit is launched during build-up to Qatar 2022
#GenerationAmazing
16 August 2022
Football-themed education toolkit is launched during build-up to Qatar 2022

UNHCR, EAA & GA collaboration will help to build stronger communities.

Lusail Stadium earns five-star sustainability rating
#LusailStadium
15 August 2022
Lusail Stadium earns five-star sustainability rating

80,000-capacity venue to host FIFA World Cup™ final on 18 December

Daytrip fans attending FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ can now apply for Hayya Card
#Qatar2022
15 August 2022
Daytrip fans attending FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ can now apply for Hayya Card

Match Day Shuttle services will fly thousands of supporters to Doha during tournament

This World Cup means so much to Tunisia and the Arab world
#Community
14 August 2022
This World Cup means so much to Tunisia and the Arab world

Tunisia fan Aymen Sassi believes Qatar 2022 will showcase the region in a positive light

Marcel Desailly: I’m thrilled people in the Middle East are going to experience the World Cup
#Ambassador
13 August 2022
Marcel Desailly: I’m thrilled people in the Middle East are going to experience the World Cup

France legend heaps praise on Qatar’s compact tournament plans

Huge number of entertainment attractions to wow visitors to Qatar during FIFA World Cup™
#Event
12 August 2022
Huge number of entertainment attractions to wow visitors to Qatar during FIFA World Cup™

Corniche, FIFA Fan Festival and music events to host thousands of revellers

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#Qatar2022
12 August 2022
Qatar marks 100 days countdown to FIFA World Cup™

Hosting the tournament will deliver an incredible legacy for the country and region

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#Qatar2022
11 August 2022
Qatar v. Ecuador to kick off FIFA World Cup 2022™ on 20 November

Opening ceremony and match brought forward one day as stand-alone event

Lusail Stadium
#LusailStadium
11 August 2022
Tickets for the Lusail Super Cup will go on sale from 18 August

Tournament to take place on September 9

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#Qatar2022
8 August 2022
Malls to host special activations to mark 100 days countdown to Qatar 2022

Join the celebrations and win tickets to the opening match of the FIFA World Cup™

Steve Mackie England
#Community
4 August 2022
‘Fans will find Qatar very friendly and hospitable’

England fan Steve Mackie says this year’s FIFA World Cup™ will create special memories

Hassan Al Thawadi Commonwealth speech
#Qatar2022
3 August 2022
Hassan Al Thawadi: ‘Qatar 2022 will leave a transformational legacy for our region’

SC Secretary General addresses Commonwealth Nations in Birmingham, UK

Lusail Stadium
1 August 2022
Qatar’s FIFA World Cup™ final venue to stage Lusail Super Cup on 9 September

Lusail Stadium to host special match and concert for 80,000 fans

Public transport in Doha and Lusail
#Community
27 July 2022
Qatar is very safe and has outstanding attractions

Portuguese Elisabete Reis speaks of her excitement ahead of the FIFA World Cup™

Public transport in Doha and Lusail
#FIFAWorldCup
26 July 2022
Team Base Camp line-up reflects uniquely compact nature of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™

All 32 teams to be based at the same top-class facilities throughout the competition

FIFA Volunteer portrait
#Volunteers
25 July 2022
Final call to become a FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ volunteer

Deadline for applications is Sunday 31 July

GA
#GenerationAmazing
24 July 2022
Generation Amazing Foundation and CONCACAF mark first anniversary of football for development project

Collaboration set to benefit thousands of young people across North and Central America and Caribbean

Mohammed Saadon Al Kuwari
#Ambassador
21 July 2022
Arabic language podcast tells stories of the beautiful game from across the Arab world

Hosted by Qatar Legacy Ambassador Mohammed Saadon Al Kuwari, the Fil Zawya 21 podcast now available to listeners everywhere

Matias Freije ball
#Community
20 July 2022
‘There is so much to discover in Qatar’

Argentina fans are encouraged to savour what Qatar has to offer during this year’s FIFA World Cup™

Ludmila Cruz Brazil flag
#Community
12 July 2022
‘It would be amazing to see Brazil win in Qatar’

Licensed tour guide Ludmila Cruz hopes visitors to Qatar bring plenty of energy and excitement for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™

Capacity Building Workshop
#Community
6 July 2022
SC and Josoor Institute complete capacity building workshop series with community leaders

Skill-based workshops aimed at empowering Qatar’s communities to deliver new and enhanced cultural programming for the FIFA World Cup™ and beyond

David Beckham attends unveiling of Qatar 2022 poster at Design Museum in London
#Qatar2022
6 July 2022
Qatar’s FIFA World Cup™ Official Poster presented at The Design Museum in London

Special event attended by England legend and official FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ Ambassador David Beckham

Yezenia Navarro portrait
#Community
5 July 2022
’80,000 seats will not be enough for Mexico versus Argentina’

Doha resident and social media influencer Yezenia Navarro shares her excitement for the FIFA World Cup™

A Qatari football fan.
#Qatar2022
4 July 2022
Remaining Qatar 2022 tickets now on sale on a first come, first served basis

Fans can confirm their purchase immediately for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ after making their selection and processing the payment

Lothar Matthäus smile
#FIFAWorldCup
4 July 2022
Lothar Matthäus: Qatar will host a great celebration of football

FIFA World Cup™ champion looks forward to first tournament in the Middle East and Arab world

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#FIFAWorldCup
30 June 2022
Brazil legend Cafu marks 20th anniversary of FIFA World Cup™ triumph

Qatar 2022 ambassador looks forward to first tournament in the Middle East and Arab world

FIFA World Cup trophy
#FIFAWorldCup
29 June 2022
FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ tickets back on sale next week on a first-come, first-served basis

Sales period to begin on 5 July, now that all 32 qualifying teams are known

Peru fan David Chauca
#FIFAWorldCup
29 June 2022
The Peruvian super fan who sold his motorbike to travel to Qatar

David Chauca discusses his epic journey to Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium

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#FIFAWorldCup
27 June 2022
SC signs deal with Associated Press to manage host country broadcast services during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™

AP will help Qatar deliver seamless experience for broadcast media

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#Qatar2022
26 June 2022
Qatar invites performers from across the globe to showcase their talents during FIFA World Cup™

Successful acts will star in cultural and entertainment activations

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#GenerationAmazing
25 June 2022
SC participates in Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Rwanda

Nasser Al Khori discusses power of FIFA World Cup™ to build bridges and break down stereotypes

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#Qatar2022
23 June 2022
‘We look forward to showcasing our football talent alongside the region’s signature hospitality’

Education City stadium gives Saudi fans a glimpse of what to expect during Qatar 2022

A picture of SC Secretary General Hassan Al Thawadi
#Qatar2022
23 June 2022
‘The first World Cup in the Arab world and Middle East offers us a unique opportunity to celebrate humanity.’

SC Secretary General discusses transformative impact of the FIFA World Cup™ on Qatar and the region

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#Qatar2022
22 June 2022
One Tide’s Zero Waste Festival driving positive change

Three-day environmental event held at Doha Festival City from 16-18 June raised awareness about sustainability

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#Qatar2022
20 June 2022
Female volunteers benefit from Generation Amazing’s football for development sessions

Weekly training is held at new community club in Lusail

Picture of Moza Al Mohannadi
#GenerationAmazing
17 June 2022
‘The incredible impact of Generation Amazing inspires me every day’

Moza Al Mohannadi discusses her role with the Qatar 2022 legacy project

Qatar 2022 becomes first FIFA World Cup™ to achieve international sustainability certification
Sustainability
16 June 2022
Qatar 2022 becomes first FIFA World Cup™ to achieve international sustainability certification

ISO 20121 awarded to Qatar 2022 for effective implementation of management system for sustainable events

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#Qatar2022
15 June 2022
‘I wanted each poster to show celebration and football fandom in Qatar’

Artist Bouthayna Al Muftah explains her vision for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ Official Poster

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#FIFAWorldCup
15 June 2022
Costa Rica victory completes FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ line-up

Central Americans looking forward to a third-straight World Cup appearance later this year

Bouthayna Al Muftah
#OfficialPoster
15 June 2022
Qatari female artist Bouthayna Al Muftah unveils Official Poster for FIFA World Cup 2022™

Tournament asset has been unveiled at Hamad International Airport

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#FIFAWorldCup
14 June 2022
Jubilant Australia looking forward to Qatar return for FIFA World Cup™

Socceroos secured their place at Qatar 2022 with a dramatic penalty shootout win over Peru at Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium

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#Qatar2022
9 June 2022
How to host family and friends during the FIFA World Cup™

Local residents will need to register their accommodation

Generation Amazing
#GenerationAmazing
9 June 2022
Generation Amazing celebrates annual completion of schools’ programme in Qatar

Representatives from 26 schools attend special event at Education City

Fans of Tunisia posing in front of a Tunisian flag
#Qatar2022
8 June 2022
‘Tunisian fans will bring passion and excitement to the stands’

The Eagles of Carthage are aiming to impress at their sixth FIFA World Cup™ appearance

Al Thumama Stadium GSAS certification
#AlThumamaStadium
6 June 2022
FIFA World Cup™ venue Al Thumama Stadium earns five-star sustainability rating

Stadium follows Education City and Al Bayt in receiving high marks from GSAS

One Tide Week
Sustainability
5 June 2022
Qatar leverages FIFA World Cup™ platform to raise awareness of plastic reduction strategies through One Tide

SC organises series of workshops during lead-up to World Environment Day

A headshot of Tim Cahill at Al Bayt Stadium.
#Qatar2022
3 June 2022
Tim Cahill: ‘Qualifying for the World Cup is the ultimate’

Australia legend previews Qatar 2022 qualifiers

Green Bus
Sustainability
21 April 2021
Green transportation solutions for a sustainable FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™

On Earth Day 2021, Qatar highlights the state-of-the-art systems which will provide numerous legacy benefits

Hayya to Qatar 2022 app

Your digital gateway to the ultimate fan experience and journey planner app at the FIFA World Cup 2022™

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