World Cup 2022

World Cup 2022 only target for new UAE coach Van Marwijk

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 - 11:27 GMT

Dutch coach Bert van Marwijk says getting the United Arab Emirates to the World Cup finals for only the second time in 2022 will be the sole focus of his time in charge of the team.

Al-Ghufran organizes exhibition in Broken chair courtyard exposing Qatari regime human rights violations

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 - 01:40 GMT

A delegation from the Al-Ghufran tribe organized Monday an exhibition in the Broken Chair courtyard, exhibiting the human rights violations committed by the Qatari regime against them.

A child from Al-Ghufran tribe tells Sky News Arabia about violations seen at hands of Qatari regime

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 - 01:18 GMT

In an interview with Sky News Arabia, Mohamed Al-Ghufrani, a child from the Al-Ghufran tribe in Qatar, spoke of the human rights violations he, and his tribe, have seen at the hands of the Qatari regime.

Pressure on FIFA to strip Qatar of 2022 World Cup builds

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 - 12:35 GMT

Between allegations that Qatar potentially sought to sabotage rival candidates’ bids for the 2022 World Cup and Al-Ghufran tribe’s accusations, Qatar is in hot water.

Qatar regime built World Cup 2022 facilities on land forcibly taken away: Al-Ghufran tells FIFA

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 - 12:19 GMT

A delegation from Al-Ghufran tribe lodged a complaint Monday to the President of the International Football Federation (FIFA) in Zurich against the practices of the Qatari regime against their tribe.

Qatar World Cup provides 'limited window' to improve migrant workers' rights

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 - 04:30 GMT

The 2022 soccer World Cup offers Qatar a "limited window" to improve migrant workers' rights, experts said, adding that the host country must stick to its October pledge to enact sweeping labour reforms.

Qatar says World Cup on track despite boycott as supply lines fixed

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 - 10:38 GMT

Qatar is confident that it can host a successful World Cup in 2022 and preparations are fully on track after a boycott by its Gulf neighbors.

Can Qatar deliver on its worker 'revolution'?

Sat, 28 Oct 2017 - 02:07 GMT

When the labour minister of World Cup 2022 host Qatar met one of the country's most vocal critics on worker rights this month.

UAE: Qatar must shun "extremism" to host 2022 World Cup

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 - 06:04 GMT

Qatar's hosting of the 2022 World Cup should depend on it rejecting "extremism and terrorism", UAE FM Anwar Gargash wrote on Twitter.

Qatar may not stage World Cup 2022: leaked report

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 - 09:49 GMT

Management consultants Cornerstone Global said that Qatar will not host the tournament due to “rising political risk”.

UN’s Labour Organization to probe into Qatar’s violations

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 - 07:35 GMT

International Labour Organization (ILO) of the United Nations will launch, next November, an investigation into Qatar’s violations concerning migrant workers.

FIFA "in contact" with Qatar over 2022 World Cup

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 - 01:12 GMT

Soccer's governing body FIFA said on Monday it was in "regular contact" with the organizing committee of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar amid Gulf's rift.