US backs calls for payments to families of World Cup stadium builders

US joins calls for FIFA to pay families of World Cup stadium builders MOSCOW, 18 Oct – US Soccer has joined calls for the International Football Federation (FIFA) and Qatar to pay $440 million (£390 million) in compensation to the families of migrant workers who were injured during the construction of the 2022 World Cup … Read more

The Organizing Committee announced the number of tickets sold for World Cup matches in Qatar

The organizing committee of the World Cup in Qatar sold about three million tickets DOHA, Oct 17 – Almost three million tickets were bought by fans from all over the world for the matches of the World Cup, which starts in a month in Qatar, representatives of the organizing committee of the World Cup told … Read more

Japanese football players will be the first to arrive in Qatar for the World Cup, media write

The Peninsula Qatar: Japan national football team will be the first to arrive in Qatar for the World Cup MOSCOW, 17 Oct – The Japanese national football team will be the first to arrive in Qatar to participate in the 2022 World Cup, reports The Peninsula Qatar, citing the organizers of the tournament. The arrival … Read more

Messi names World Cup favorites

Footballer Messi named teams of France and Brazil as favorites for the World Cup in Qatar MOSCOW, 17 Oct – Football player Paris Saint-Germain and the Argentine national team Lionel Messi said that the national teams of Brazil and France are favorites for the upcoming World Cup, which will be held in Qatar. At the … Read more

Reece James to miss World Cup with injury

England defender Reece James to miss World Cup due to injury MOSCOW, 15 Oct – Chelsea and England footballer Reece James has been out for eight weeks due to injury, according to the club’s official website. James injured his knee on October 11 in a Champions League away match against Milan in Italy, which ended … Read more

A football player from Uzbekistan entered the top 10 players who will miss the 2022 World Cup

The IOC included the Uzbek Shomurodov in the top 10 players who will miss the World Cup MOSCOW, 14 Oct – Roma and Uzbekistan football player Eldor Shomurodov is included in the list of the top ten players who will miss the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, according to the website of the International Olympic … Read more

Saudi Arabia to welcome fans of the 2022 World Cup for free

Saudi Arabia welcomes World Cup fans in Qatar for free DOHA, Oct 14 – The Saudi authorities will allow football fans of the World Cup who have a Fan ID card from Qatar to enter free of charge, the Saudi News Agency reported, citing the government’s decision. A Fan ID, called a Hayya card in … Read more

Krychowiak will train for the World Cup in Legia

Polish football player of Krasnodar Krychowiak will prepare for the World Cup in Legia MOSCOW, 13 Oct – The Polish football player of Krasnodar Grzegorz Krychowiak, who plays for the Saudi club Al-Shabab on loan, will prepare for the 2022 World Cup as part of Legia, according to the official Twitter account of the Polish … Read more

Putin offered Qatar help in hosting the World Cup

President Putin offered Qatar assistance in hosting the World Cup ASTANA, 13 Oct – Russian President Vladimir Putin wished Qatar success in hosting the World Cup, noting that Moscow is ready to share its experience. Qatar became the first Arab country to win the right to host the World Cup. The tournament will be held … Read more