Oct 05, 2015

Xavi: Spain believed we could beat anyone in 2010

The Al Sadd midfielder talks about his earliest memories of the FIFA World Cup, Diego Maradona, Spain’s memorable triumph in South Africa and the passion for football in the Arabic world.
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Sep 02, 2015

Khalifa International Stadium growing skywards as structure completion approaches

The first proposed host venue for the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar™ is to be completed in late 2016.
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Aug 19, 2015

Boumsong: World Cup is a unifying force

A player who has travelled the world in the name of football, Jean-Alain Boumsong sat down to discuss Old Firm passions, how Cameroon reacts to its national team and a dancing Zidane at Germany 2006.
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May 30, 2015

Current allocation of FIFA World Cup™ confederation slots maintained

Chaired by FIFA President Blatter, the FIFA Executive Committee held its first meeting in its new composition today at the Home of FIFA in Zurich.
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May 15, 2015

Farah: In football, you never know what's going to happen

Double-Olympic track champion and avid Arsenal fan Mo Farah spoke about his excitement at the first FIFA World Cup to be held in the Middle East ahead of Friday's Doha Diamond League race.
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May 04, 2015

Ardiles: Winning a World Cup stays with you for life

Argentina and Tottenham Hotspur legend Osvaldo ‘Ossie’ Ardiles sat down with to discuss the significance of winning the FIFA World Cup on home soil, what Qatar can expect at the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 later this month, Harry Kane's development, his compatriot Lionel Messi and much more.
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Apr 23, 2015

Qatar unveils design of fifth proposed venue

The new design for Al Rayyan Stadium, the fifth proposed stadium for world football's showpiece event in seven years time,  took place this week.
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Apr 08, 2015

Seger: Sweden must be smart and strong to reach the final

Caroline Seger speaks to about Sweden's hopes at Canada 2015, their rivals for the title, Paris Saint-Germain's development and the facilities in Qatar.
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Mar 19, 2015

FIFA Executive Committee confirms November/December event period for Qatar 2022

The Executive Committee today confirmed that the 2022 FIFA World Cup will be staged in November/December with the Final to be on 18 December 2022.
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Mar 04, 2015

Wozniacki: I get goosebumps at Anfield

Tennis superstar Caroline Wozniacki chats about growing up in a footballing family, her love of the sport, desire to attend the FIFA World Cup and watching Liverpool.
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Feb 25, 2015

Al Thawadi: A World Cup in Qatar will open doors and minds

Following the first Qatar 2022 LOC board meeting with representatives from FIFA in Doha today, LOC CEO Hassan Al Thawadi, and FIFA Secretary General Jérôme Valcke talked to the media.
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Feb 24, 2015

Late-November/late-December proposed for the 2022 FIFA World Cup

FIFA’s Task Force for the International Match Calendar 2018-24 has held its third and final meeting, identifying end-November/end-December as the most viable period for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
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