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 04, 2015

Fossati: Suarez is Uruguay's most influential player ever

Colourful Uruguayan coach Jorge Fossati discusses his eventful career which in recent years has been intertwined with Qatar, shares his views on La Celeste and also on the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
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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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Jun 05, 2015

Roberto Carlos: Neymar will help Brazil win the World Cup again

Roberto Carlos speaks to about the Barcelona-Juventus showdown, Neymar’s progression, Real Madrid’s appointment of Rafa Benitez, and Brazil’s chances at the FIFA U-20 World Cup and the FIFA Women’s World Cup.
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May 20, 2015

Brazil shares World Cup knowledge with Qatar

An event was held in Qatar this week to pass on key experiences and lessons learned from the Brazil 2014 LOC to their counterparts in Qatar, the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy and national stakeholders.
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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 03, 2015

Davids: Hosts feel the pressure

Edgar Davids visited Qatar to take a look at the country’s youth development setup at Aspire Academy, and discussed Qatar featuring at the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 and the country hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

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Mar 20, 2015

2022 FIFA World Cup to be played in November/December

Russia 2018, Qatar 2022, the bidding process for the 2026 FIFA World Cup and women's football were discussed at the FIFA Executive Committee's first meeting of the year.
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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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