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FIFA World Cup 2022: Hosts Qatar seeking virus jabs for all tournaments visitors
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FIFA World Cup 2022: Hosts Qatar seeking virus jabs for all tournaments visitors

FIFA boss Gianni Infantino has previously said that measures to contain the coronavirus will need to be taken during the 2022 tournament but did not given details.

Australia, Qatar pull out of 2021 Copa America due to scheduling conflict
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Australia, Qatar pull out of 2021 Copa America due to scheduling conflict

Although Qatar are hosting the 2022 World Cup, they're taking part in the preliminary campaign because it is doubling up as qualification for the 2023 Asian Cup in China.

FIFA World Cup 2022: Hosts Qatar to gain experience by playing friendlies in European qualifying event
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FIFA World Cup 2022: Hosts Qatar to gain experience by playing friendlies in European qualifying event

The arrangement provides Asian champion Qatar with 10 friendlies in Europe ahead of the 2022 World Cup.

2022 World Cup to have four matches per day during 12-day group stage, says FIFA
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2022 World Cup to have four matches per day during 12-day group stage, says FIFA

Host Qatar will open the Middle East’s first World Cup in the 60,000-capacity Al Bayt Stadium at 1 pm on 21 November. The final start at 6 pm on 18 December at the 80,000-capacity Lusail Stadium.

FIFA bribe allegations by US prosecutors raises more questions over Qatar World Cup in 2022
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FIFA bribe allegations by US prosecutors raises more questions over Qatar World Cup in 2022

According to the prosecutors, representatives working for Russia and Qatar bribed FIFA executive committee officials to swing votes in the crucial decision of world football’s governing body.

FIFA World Cup 2022: Host nation Qatar plans to accommodate fans in cruise liners docked at Doha port
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FIFA World Cup 2022: Host nation Qatar plans to accommodate fans in cruise liners docked at Doha port

The organising committee for Qatar has promised that there will be enough accommodation and that alcohol would be made more widely available

FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar to expand Hamad International Airport to handle 60 million passengers annually
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FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar to expand Hamad International Airport to handle 60 million passengers annually

Qatar has been under a land, air and sea embargo since June 2017 by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, as well as Egypt, over its alleged support of radical groups.

Disgraced Michel Platini plans comeback, gears up for legal fight after four-year FIFA ban ends
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Disgraced Michel Platini plans comeback, gears up for legal fight after four-year FIFA ban ends

Michel Platini, whose FIFA ban expired today, said he is keeping all options open, but pointed out that the next elections for top roles at FIFA, UEFA and the French football association are "some years ahead."

Qatar Olympic Association considering bidding for 2030 Asian Games, looking to establish Doha as major sports capital
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Qatar Olympic Association considering bidding for 2030 Asian Games, looking to establish Doha as major sports capital

The athletics world championships being held in Doha this week have been criticised for sparse attendance while the heat has forced the road events to be run at midnight

FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar to inaugurate third stadium for marquee tournament during 2019 Club World Cup
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FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar to inaugurate third stadium for marquee tournament during 2019 Club World Cup

'The FIFA Club World Cup 2019 will provide a glimpse of Qatar's compact nature ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2022,' FIFA said in a statement

World Athletics Championships 2019: Hosts Qatar look to prove preparedness for 2022 FIFA World Cup amidst rising tensions in Gulf region
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World Athletics Championships 2019: Hosts Qatar look to prove preparedness for 2022 FIFA World Cup amidst rising tensions in Gulf region

The Gulf countries, Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain have enforced an economic blockade on Qatar and have sent just a handful of athletes to the World Championships

World Athletics Championships 2019: Athletes prepare for hot Gulf climate with sophisticated cooling technologies in Khalifa Stadium
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World Athletics Championships 2019: Athletes prepare for hot Gulf climate with sophisticated cooling technologies in Khalifa Stadium

The sophisticated system is being held up by Qatari authorities as proof they will be able to keep 2022 FIFA World Cup venues at comfortable temperatures

Mexican Football Federation announces crackdown on homophobic slurs during league matches
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Mexican Football Federation announces crackdown on homophobic slurs during league matches

Mexican Football Federation president Yon de Luisa warned that if they didn't put a stop to the homophobic slurs, that Mexico could be banned from the World Cup

FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar unveils 2022 World Cup logo around the globe in a ceremony that began at 20:22 local time
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FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar unveils 2022 World Cup logo around the globe in a ceremony that began at 20:22 local time

The design is a stylised Arabic white unisex shawl with maroon patterning, which is displayed in a figure-of-eight symbolising infinity while creating a heart shape above the words 'FIFA WORLD CUP Qatar 2022'.

2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers round 2: North, South Korea to meet in qualifiers after 10 years; Yemen unlikely to host home fixtures
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2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers round 2: North, South Korea to meet in qualifiers after 10 years; Yemen unlikely to host home fixtures

North and South Korea will be facing each other in the qualifiers after 10 years and are likely to host each other given that their relations are better

Copa America 2019: Colombia coach Carlos Queiroz lauds team's efforts after penalty shoot-out elimination by Chile
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Copa America 2019: Colombia coach Carlos Queiroz lauds team's efforts after penalty shoot-out elimination by Chile

Defending champions Chile advanced to the semi-finals of the showpiece event, staying on course for a third consecutive Copa America title

Michel Platini released from custody after hours of questioning over awarding FIFA World Cup 2022 hosting rights to Qatar
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Michel Platini released from custody after hours of questioning over awarding FIFA World Cup 2022 hosting rights to Qatar

The banned ex-UEFA chief Michel Platini was released from custody on Wednesday after hours of questioning in connection with a criminal investigation into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar.

Former UEFA president Michel Platini arrested over awarding of 2022 FIFA World Cup to Qatar
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Former UEFA president Michel Platini arrested over awarding of 2022 FIFA World Cup to Qatar

Michel Platini is reported to have been taken to the premises of the Anti-Corruption Office of the Judicial Police (OCLCIFF) after being detained in Nanterre, a western suburb of Paris.

FIFA abandons plans to expand 2022 Qatar World Cup from 32 to 48 teams dealing a blow to president Gianni Infantino
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FIFA abandons plans to expand 2022 Qatar World Cup from 32 to 48 teams dealing a blow to president Gianni Infantino

FIFA shelved a proposed expansion of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams, dealing a blow to the world football body's president Gianni Infantino.

Qatar's stunning AFC Asian Cup victory may end up deepening tensions between Gulf nations, say analysts
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Qatar's stunning AFC Asian Cup victory may end up deepening tensions between Gulf nations, say analysts

Qatar's remarkable Asian Cup victory may have been a sporting triumph but it is almost certain to come at a political price, analysts say.