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New-look North American qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup in 2022 will retain a six-team hexagonal round-robin showdown in the final round.
Banned ex-UEFA boss Michel Platini, questioned over alleged corruption in the awarding of the 2022 SWC to Qatar, says he has done "absolutely nothing" wrong.
There was never a "chance in hell" the 2022 World Cup in Qatar would be expanded to 48 teams because of regional rivalries, according to analysts.
Qatar has opened its first metro line as the gas-rich Gulf state bolsters its infrastructure ahead of hosting the football World Cup in 2022.
Qatar stressed that the 2022 World Cup remains at 32 teams as FIFA chief Gianni Infantino piled on pressure to expand the tournament to 48.
FIFA moved a step closer to expanding the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams and hopes to confirm the plans in June if a co-host can be found.
Sepp Blatter has alleged that ex-French president Nicolas Sarkozy had played a crucial role in helping Qatar win the right to host the 2022 World Cup.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino said that world football's governing body is still pondering a 48-team 2022 Soccer World Cup in Qatar.
Qatar is running out of time to stamp out widespread serious labour abuse for tens of thousands of migrant workers before hosting the 2022 World Cup.
Soccer World Cup 2022 hosts Qatar are to introduce a 100 percent tax on alcohol from January 1, 2019, a government official confirmed.
Contractors preparing the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will return $25 million of illegal recruitment fees charged to some 37,000 workers.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino wanted to expand the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams and the decision to shelve that plan is a slap in his face.
The 2022 Soccer World Cup in Qatar will be played with 32 teams after a proposed expansion of the tournament to 48 sides was scrapped.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino has borrowed a page from the controversial Sepp Blatter in his attempt to get 48 countries for the 2022 CWC. Sy Lerman reports.
Qatar and France have signed a World Cup security agreement signed in Doha following a meeting between the country's respective prime ministers.
FIFA chiefs will decide whether to back an expansion of the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams but a final decision will only be taken at a meeting.
FIFA has been urged to launch an investigation amid claims world football's governing body was offered a secret TV deal 3 weeks before the Gulf state was awarded the 2022 SWC.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino said he was "optimistic" about organising the 2022 World Cup in Qatar with 48 teams instead of 32.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino said that they are discussing the feasibility of expanding the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams.
A "majority" of football federations support increasing the number of teams playing at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar from 32 to 48.
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