Thursday, August 18, 2022

Qatar

August 10, 2022

Qatar 2022 World Cup set to kick off earlier than scheduled

The 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar is set to start earlier than planned, with the hosts Qatar playing Ecuador on Sunday, November 20.

Qatar World Cup
August 8, 2022

Qatar: Deschamps confident of Pogba making World Cup 

There were early suggestions surgery could see the World Cup winner miss Qatar 2022, but he has opted instead for therapy.

Paul Pogba and Qatar 2022
August 3, 2022

Kasper Schmeichel leaves Leicester after 11-year sojourn 

Club Chairman Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha spoke to Leicester City’s official website on the announcement of Schmeichel’s departure.

Kasper Schmeichel
July 29, 2022

FIFA to investigate rights violations at Qatar World Cup hotels

Host nation Qatar has been criticised for years over alleged human rights violations, mainly concerning migrant workers.

FIFA WORLD CUP
July 27, 2022

Neymar to face fraud trial in October

The criminal case is about alleged irregularities in his transfer from Santos to FC Barcelona in 2013.

Neymar in Brazil jersey
June 29, 2022

Final tickets for Qatar 2022 available from July 5: FIFA

Remaining tickets for the FIFA World Cup in Qatar, slated for later this year, will go on sale from July 5 on a first-come, first-served basis.

Qatar World Cup
June 27, 2022

Watford forced to cancel Qatar friendly over poor human rights record

The Proud Hornets and Women of Watford said their complaints was over Qatar’s views on homosexuality, human rights and women’s rights.

Watford
June 22, 2022

Extramarital sex, public drinking banned during Qatar 2022 World Cup

The predominantly Muslim country prohibits anyone from having extramarital sex and has said that visitors to the World Cup would not be exempted.

Qatar World Cup
June 21, 2022

Qatar 2022: Participating nations to discuss plight of migrant workers

AI called on World Cup organisers to earmark at least $440 million to support projects to compensate families of migrant workers in Qatar.

Qatar 2022 trophy
June 2, 2022

Football legend Pele tells Putin to stop Ukraine invasion

“Stop the invasion,” the 81-year-old Pele said in a letter to Putin he posted on Instagram.

Pele and Vladimir Putin