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FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar launches ticket sales starting at just $11 as COVID-19 concerns persist
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FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar launches ticket sales starting at just $11 as COVID-19 concerns persist

Football's world governing body FIFA opened a draw which offers individual match tickets for as little as $69 for international fans — about one third less than at Russia 2018 — but a ticket for the final could cost up to $1,607

After successful hosting of Arab Cup, Qatar faces a bigger test as FIFA World Cup 2022 approaches
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After successful hosting of Arab Cup, Qatar faces a bigger test as FIFA World Cup 2022 approaches

Algerians rejoicing at Saturday's 2-0 extra-time win over Tunisia in the final— exactly a year before the 2022 World Cup decider, and with FIFA president Gianni Infantino in the stands— will have been accompanied by satisfaction from Qatari officials.

Mats Hummels in danger of missing out on Germany’s World Cup campaign, warns coach Hansi Flick
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Mats Hummels in danger of missing out on Germany’s World Cup campaign, warns coach Hansi Flick

Flick says Hummels has "one or two problems" to fix with the centre-back at the heart of a Dortmund defence which has struggled for consistency this season.

Norway club launches QR code jersey to defend rights in Qatar ahead of the 2022 World Cup
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Norway club launches QR code jersey to defend rights in Qatar ahead of the 2022 World Cup

The first division team will don the jersey on Sunday against Viking during the Norwegian league's last match before the winter break.

FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar to host New Zealand's bid to qualify for tournament
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FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar to host New Zealand's bid to qualify for tournament

New Zealand’s path to the World Cup in Qatar will start there when the Oceania qualifying tournament that was drawn on Monday is played in the host nation in March.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Italy, Portugal drawn in same playoffs bracket
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Italy, Portugal drawn in same playoffs bracket

Italy will face North Macedonia at home in a playoff semi-final next March, and the winner will play away at either Portugal or Turkey for a spot in the World Cup.

Qatar World Cup 2022 venue Stadium 974 ready to host Arab Cup games
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Qatar World Cup 2022 venue Stadium 974 ready to host Arab Cup games

Stadium 974 has been officially unveiled and will host its first match on 30 November when UAE and Syria go head-to-head on the opening day of the 2021 Arab Cup

Year before 2022 Qatar World Cup, Amnesty urges end to labour abuses
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Year before 2022 Qatar World Cup, Amnesty urges end to labour abuses

It urged Qatar to abolish the so-called kafala sponsorship system which bonds foreign labourers to employers, making them more vulnerable to abuses such as late- and non-payment of wages.

England will educate themselves on Qatar's 'complex' issues before taking a stand, says Gareth Southgate
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England will educate themselves on Qatar's 'complex' issues before taking a stand, says Gareth Southgate

The Netherlands, Norway and Germany national teams have made protests against Qatar's human rights record and Southgate's team are mulling whether to follow suit.

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Harry Kane hails 'fantastic' England after ruthless demolition of San Marino
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FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Harry Kane hails 'fantastic' England after ruthless demolition of San Marino

England hammered San Marino 10-0 with captain Kane scoring four times as the Three Lions confirmed their place in the finals of the FIFA World Cup in Qatar next year.

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Italy miss out on automatic qualification as rampant Harry Kane confirms England's Qatar ticket
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FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Italy miss out on automatic qualification as rampant Harry Kane confirms England's Qatar ticket

Euro 2020 champions Italy were held to a goalless draw by Northern Ireland and will now have to compete in the playoffs

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Coach Louis van Gaal injures hip ahead of Netherlands' crucial game against Norway
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FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Coach Louis van Gaal injures hip ahead of Netherlands' crucial game against Norway

The 70-year-old coach said he can still do his job despite falling and hurting himself on Sunday.

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: 'No excuses', Ronaldo urges Portugal to quickly bounce back from shock Serbia loss
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FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: 'No excuses', Ronaldo urges Portugal to quickly bounce back from shock Serbia loss

Playing at home and needing only a draw to clinch a berth in the tournament in Qatar, Portugal conceded in the 90th minute in Sunday’s 2-1 loss to Serbia and was relegated to a playoff that will be held next year with 11 other nations.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Four-goal Kylian Mbappe fires France into finals, Belgium also qualify
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Four-goal Kylian Mbappe fires France into finals, Belgium also qualify

The French will be joined at the finals by neighbours Belgium as the world's top-ranked team saw off Estonia 3-1 in Brussels to ensure top spot in Group E

Joshua Kimmich among five Germany players in quarantine after Niklas Sule tests COVID-19 positive
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Joshua Kimmich among five Germany players in quarantine after Niklas Sule tests COVID-19 positive

The infected player, Niklas Sule, is fully vaccinated and currently asymptomatic, added the DFB.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Spain and Italy face crucial games to reach Qatar
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Spain and Italy face crucial games to reach Qatar

The 10 group winners will secure qualification for football's global showpiece which kicks off on 21 November, 2022. The 10 runners-up will get another chance to qualify in play-offs next March

Lionel Messi says thought of retiring after next year's FIFA World Cup has not crossed his mind
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Lionel Messi says thought of retiring after next year's FIFA World Cup has not crossed his mind

The six-time Ballon D'Or winner will be 35 by the time the World Cup — a trophy that has eluded him through his stellar career — comes round in Qatar next year.

'Dead in its tracks': FIFPro chief convinced of biennial FIFA World Cups not happening
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'Dead in its tracks': FIFPro chief convinced of biennial FIFA World Cups not happening

FIFA will hold a summit in December with president Gianni Infantino still hoping to find consensus on plans to stage the men's tournament more often than the current four-year cycle.

FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar hopes to attract 1.2 million visitors for showpiece event
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FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar hopes to attract 1.2 million visitors for showpiece event

Qatar, with a population of approximately 2.75 million, will be the first ever Middle East World Cup host nation between 21 November and 18 December next year.

FIFA World Cup 2022: Al-Thumama Stadium opens, hosts Emir Cup
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FIFA World Cup 2022: Al-Thumama Stadium opens, hosts Emir Cup

In addition to Al-Thumama, Qatar has so far inaugurated new-build Ahmad Bin Ali, Al-Janoub and Education City stadiums alongside the refurbished Khalifa ground.