A World Cup held in November and December? Looking ahead to Qatar 2022

With France claiming their second World Cup title in Russia on Sunday (July 15), the 21st edition of football's most prestigious competition has come to an end. Football fans will have to endure a longer-than-usual wait before the quadrennial affair comes around again in 2022, as it is scheduled to take place in Qatar
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 08:17:27


Can Qatar emulate Russia's outstanding hosting of the World Cup?

A mix of sun and cloud welcomed the thousands of football fans in the hours leading up to the World Cup final in Moscow. France and Croatia supporters exited the Sportivnaya metro station and made their way down the long pedestrian avenue that leads to Luzhniki Stadium. For the 78,000 in attendance,
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 03:04:48


2022 World Cup odds: France favorite to repeat in Qatar; USA behind Mexico with 16th

The 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia is now behind, but it's never too early to look ahead to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. With qualifying expected to begin next year for the major confederations, oddsmakers are already giving us all a preview of who might be the next champion of the world
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 22:25:00


World Cup, Qatar 2022, When, where, stadiums, alcohol, fan experience, dates, controversies

RUSSIAN President Vladimir Putin has formally passed the torch to Qatar for the World Cup in 2022 but when exactly is the next tournament and how will it work? England, surprise semi-finalists at Russia 2018, will be back in action in September when the new UEFA Nations League kicks off while a
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 20:44:50


The Latest: Putin passes torch to Qatar for World Cup 2022

MOSCOW (AP) - The Latest on Sunday at the World Cup (all times local): 12:24 a.m. Jorge Sampaoli is out as Argentina coach, two weeks after his team was beaten by France in the World Cup round of 16. The Argentina soccer federation says it reached a "mutual agreement" to terminate his contract. Sampaoli
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 15:12:00


Qatar World Cup 2022: Dates, how to get tickets and everything you should know

Where is it? The 22nd edition of the Fifa World Cup is scheduled to take place in Qatar. It will be the first time football's biggest tournament will be held in the Middle East, and in an Arab and a Muslim-majority country. When is it? The 2022 World Cup will break with tradition and
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 13:36:03


Putin expects greater success from Russian national football team at World Cup in Qatar

MOSCOW, July 15. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin said he is expecting even greater success from the Russian national team at the next World Cup in Qatar in 2022, he said on Sunday during a conversation with Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. "The only thing that bothered me during
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 13:24:32


Soccer: After Russia, World Cup focus now turns to Qatar

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Germany came out of its shell, South Africa exceeded expectations and Russia changed negative perceptions when they all hosted the World Cup but just what will unfold in four years' time when the tournament goes to Qatar is anyone's guess. There is only one certainty
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 13:10:00


After Russia, World Cup focus now turns to Qatar

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Germany came out of its shell, South Africa exceeded expectations and Russia changed negative perceptions when they all hosted the World Cup but just what will unfold in four years' time when the tournament goes to Qatar is anyone's guess. There is only one certainty
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 12:08:42


Qatar 2022 World Cup dates confirmed as fans' worst fears come true

THE dates for the Qatar 2022 World Cup have been confirmed by Fifa. Fifa are sticking to their plans that it will indeed be the first-ever winter edition of the tournament. The 2022 World Cup will kick off on November 21 with the final played on December 18 - just a week before Christmas.
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 11:38:00


Qatar 2022 World Cup Date Moved to November

Qatar 2022 World Cup Date Moved to November-December Football fans around the world will have to wait more than four years for the next FIFA World Cup, with FIFA announcing on Friday that the Qatar 2022 World Cup will kick off on November 21. The World Cup has traditionally been held
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 06:49:38


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