Qatar to host FIFA World Cup™ trophy event at Aspire Park
Famous prize arrives in Doha after global tour
With only days to go until the big kick-off, the FIFA World Cup™ trophy has arrived in Qatar ahead of a special event at Aspire Park on Tuesday 15 November.
The famous prize has undertaken a global tour in recent months, visiting every country which has qualified for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™. In total, the trophy visited 51 countries and territories in the lead-up to this year’s tournament, which will be held in eight state-of-the-art stadiums from 20 November to 18 December.
On Tuesday, people in Qatar will be able to catch a glimpse of the trophy at Aspire Park. The event will be held from 4-10 PM and presented by local comedian Hamad Al Amari. It will feature a host of activities for all the family.
In the days leading up to the tournament, the trophy will visit a host of businesses, organisations and charities as fans gear up for the first FIFA World Cup™ in the Middle East and Arab world.
“We are delighted to welcome the FIFA World Cup trophy back to Qatar after its successful global tour. This week’s event is a final opportunity for fans to engage with the most famous trophy in sport as we gear up for a landmark edition of international football’s showpiece event,” said Khalid Ali Al Mawlawi, Deputy Director General, Marketing, Communications & Event Experience, Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy.