FIFA finds no cause to block Qatar World Cup 2022

A much-awaited FIFA report on the race to host the 2018 and 2022 World Cups makes no suggestion that Russia or Qatar should lose the right to stage the tournaments.

Qatar 2022: Several Grounds for Optimism

In five short years, the eyes of the world will turn to Qatar as it prepares to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Accommodating the most prestigious football tournament in the world is no small feat – but Qatar is more than up for the challenge. ILQ’s sports analyst Peter van Meer checks in on the progress being made, and how far we’ve come.

The first pitch for Qatar 2022 sets a new record

The first pitch for Qatar 2022 clocked a new record in laying down the turf at The Khalifa International Stadium in 13 and a half hours.

Qatar climbs two places in FIFA rankings

Qatar national football team climbed two places in the latest FIFA monthly ranking

Tickets for the FC Barcelona and Al Ahli Saudi FC game to be sold in Villaggio and Gulf Mall

Tickets for Qatar Airways Match of Champions between FC Barcelona and Al Ahli Saudi FC will now be sold in Villaggio and Gulf Malls, starting today! Get more information here!

No booze in streets, public places at 2022 World Cup

There will be no alcohol consumption on the streets, squares and public places and that is final

Qatar announces death of World Cup stadium worker

An Indian steelworker taken ill at a Qatar World Cup site has died, organisers of the 2022 tournament announced in a statement on Saturday.

Qatar looks for best grass for 2022 World Cup

Watching grass grow is not usually considered exciting but there's currently a buzz of anticipation among Qatar's World Cup organisers about 12 different types of turf gently sprouting on former Doha farmland.

FIFA president Infantino visits Qatar

The preparations for the 2022 FIFA World Cup™ and sustainable workers’ welfare were at the top of the agenda for FIFA President Gianni Infantino during his two-day meetings with the Qatari leadership.