All at sea: Qatar signs up floating hotels for World Cup

2019-11-19 00:21

Fans prone to seasickness may need to consider alternatives, but others will be able to stay on the cruiseliners during the 2022 Qatar World Cup.

BBC journo arrested in Qatar

2015-05-18 15:35

A BBC journalist invited to Qatar to examine workers building infrastructure for the 2022 SWC's living conditions has been detained.

FIFA to set 2022 SWC dates

2015-02-23 16:07

A FIFA task force will meets in Qatar to try to set dates for the 2022 SWC - with a highly controversial winter tournament likely.

Valke puts FIFA under fire

2014-01-09 18:54

FIFA came under withering fire following Jerome Valcke's claim that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be played in winter.

Blatter hits back in Qatar row

2013-11-22 22:30

FIFA boss Sepp Blatter has hit back at criticism over work conditions on SWC venues in Qatar, lashing out at European companies.


FIFA official hopes for smooth 2022 SWC event

2017-10-17 14:39

FIFA's number two Fatma Samoura hopes criminal investigations into the sale of World Cup rights do not "disrupt" Qatar's hosting of the event.

'Floating hotel' idea revived

2015-04-20 17:02

Qatar have revisited plans to accomodate some 12 000 football fans on cruise ships during the World Cup in 2022.

UEFA prepared to move CL

2014-11-05 20:20

Michel Platini has said that he is prepared to stage the 2022 Champions League final in June in order to accommodate the SWC.

FIFA shifts 2022 SWC to winter

2014-01-08 13:24

The 2022 Soccer World Cup in Qatar will not be held in June-July and would best be held in winter, FIFA has confirmed.

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