Qatar World Cup to be played with 32 teams: FIFA

  • internetQatar
  • May 24, 2019
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The 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be held with 32 participating teams and not an expanded 48 teams, organisers FIFA said on Wednesday. The Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) President Gianni Infantino had proposed expanding the tournament and explored the idea of adding additional host nations. But the sport’s world ruling body said […]

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QNB opens new branch in Msheireb Metro Station

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  • May 18, 2019
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Qatar National Bank (QNB), the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, yesterday announced the opening of its new branch in the Msheireb Metro Station, thus being the first bank to open a branch in the new station. The opening of the new branch is testament of QNB’s keenness to provide its customers […]

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FIFA To Expand World Cup 2022 in Qatar To 48 Teams

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  • March 16, 2019
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Doha: The Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) said that Qatar and the FIFA will continue working together to discuss a potential expansion of the World Cup in 2022 to 48 teams, while determining whether or not a viable operating model does exist and whether it is in the best interest for the football […]

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No need for 2022 re-vote, says FIFA chief

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  • December 3, 2017
  • 1 min read

FIFA president Gianni Infantino sees no need for a re-vote for the 2022 World Cup and had a dig at those who can’t seem to stop criticising Qatar and Russia. “It’s easy to paint with a dark paint everything that comes from the east, from Russia, the Arab world because we are the best ones, […]

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