FIFA World Cup 2022 to start a day earlier to allow host Qatar to play the first match

The FIFA World Cup in Qatar, which was originally scheduled to commence from November 21, will start a day earlier, multiple reports said on Wednesday. The change in schedule was … Read More

Qatar 2022: Stadiums to be alcohol free for FIFA World Cup

Qatar’s World Cup stadiums are set to be alcohol-free, with beer sales outside arenas only allowed before and after some matches, a source with knowledge of plans for the football … Read More

FIFA World Cup: Five footballers switch allegiance to Ghana ahead of Qatar 2022

Four months before competing at the World Cup, Ghana’s national team added five new recruits who are now eligible to play in Qatar. Brighton defender Tariq Lamptey had played for … Read More

EXPLAINER: What is the semi-automated offside technology being introduced at the 2022 FIFA World Cup?

FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar is set to have a new addition in gameplay with the use of semi-automated offside technology for the first time in a World Cup. … Read More

FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar to have semi-automated technology for offside decisions

FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar is set to have a new addition in gameplay with the use of semi-automated offside technology for the first time in a World Cup. … Read More

FIFA World Cup 2022 tickets to go on sale July 5, India among top ticket buyers

The next round of sale of tickets for the upcoming FIFA World Cup in Qatar will go on sale from July 5, the governing body announced on Wednesday. The tickets … Read More

FIFA World Cup 2022: Poland cuts Russia-based player out of Qatar plans

Poland won’t consider defender Maciej Rybus in its plans for the World Cup in Qatar after he signed a new contract with a Russian club. The Polish soccer federation said … Read More

Conditions in Qatar perfect for Winter World Cup: Lothar Matthaus

German national team legend Lothar Matthaus, who was in Qatar for the inter-confederation playoffs final between Costa Rica and New Zealand, feels the conditions in the Middle East country will … Read More

Redmayne substitution was a masterstroke, says Tim Cahill

Tim Cahill praised Graham Arnold’s ‘masterstroke’ during the extra time of Australia’s penalty shootout win over Peru in the FIFA World Cup inter-confederation play-off final on Monday. Arnold brought on … Read More

Watch: When a journalist joined celebrating fans after Australia qualified for FIFA World Cup 2022

Australian journalist Tony Armstrong celebrates alongside enthusiastic Socceroos fans in Melbourne after watching Australia beat Peru to secure a spot in the World Cup. Graham Arnold’s men stunned Peru in … Read More