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2022 FIFA World Cup: Qatar to officially unveil air-conditioned stadium on Friday

2022 FIFA World Cup: Qatar to officially unveil air-conditioned stadium on Friday

The Khalifa International Stadium -- complete with the much-talked-about cooling technology that was central to Qatar's controversial bid for the World Cup -- will host the country's biggest domestic cup competition, The Emir Cup final.

India extend support to Qatar for hosting 2022 FIFA World Cup

India extend support to Qatar for hosting 2022 FIFA World Cup

With India hosting the U-17 World Cup later this year, Patel said the country will look to work with Qatar to make Asia a force to reckon with in world football.

FIFA seeks ban for Qatar, Asian FC officials for refusing to cooperate with inquiry

FIFA seeks ban for Qatar, Asian FC officials for refusing to cooperate with inquiry

He is also head of the organising committee for the 2019 Asian Cup in the United Arab Emirates.

11 dead in Qatar labour camp fire

A vast number of migrant labourers work in Qatar on numerous infrastructure projects.

FIFA chief sees no problems in holding 2022 World Cup in Qatar in winter

FIFA chief sees no problems in holding 2022 World Cup in Qatar in winter

An initiative of switching the 2022 World Cup in Qatar from summer to November-December period was initially proposed two years ago by former FIFA president Sepp Blatter.

FIFA scandal: You cannot buy a World Cup, says Sepp Blatter

FIFA scandal: You cannot buy a World Cup, says Sepp Blatter

The Swiss football administrator has once again claimed that he is innocent as he awaits the judgement of a corruption appeal against his eight-year ban from the sport.

FIFA Ethics Committee sanctions German great Franz Beckenbauer

FIFA Ethics Committee sanctions German great Franz Beckenbauer

FIFA is investigating the awarding of World Cups as soccer`s governing body faces the biggest graft scandal in its history.

'Whistleblower' helps Swiss investigation against FIFA's Sepp Blatter

'Whistleblower' helps Swiss investigation against FIFA's Sepp Blatter

Swiss prosecutors last year opened a criminal investigation of individuals on suspicion of mismanagement and money laundering related to allocation of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups to Russia and Qatar.
 

Labour abuse still 'rampant' in Qatar five years after world cup bid: Rights group

Labour abuse still 'rampant' in Qatar five years after world cup bid: Rights group

Qatar denies exploiting workers and says it has implemented labour reforms.

2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar will be beautiful: Xavi Hernandez

2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar will be beautiful: Xavi Hernandez

Spanish football icon Xavi Hernandez, ex-Barcelona star and currently at Qatari club Al Sadd, believes that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be "comfortable, beautiful and attractive for both the fans and players".