Qatar World Cup

Pogba decides against surgery to keep WC hopes alive

Paul Pogba has decided not to go undergo surgery on his knee and will bank on rest and rehabilitation getting him fit in time to play for France at the World Cup finals later this year, media reports said on Wednesday.

August 6, 2022
August 6, 2022

Brazilian Congress to oversee World Cup team

Brazil's Congress has established a committee to oversee the national team's preparations for the 2022 World Cup, saying the Selecao's image is at a "low point" after a series of defeats bruised the national ego.

August 3, 2022
August 3, 2022

Pogba decides against surgery to keep WC hopes alive

Paul Pogba has decided not to go undergo surgery on his knee and will bank on rest and rehabilitation getting him fit in time to play for France at the World Cup finals later this year, media reports said on Wednesday.

August 2, 2022
August 2, 2022

Egypt and Saudi champions to inaugurate Qatar's World Cup final stadium

Qatar announced Monday that the club champions of Saudi Arabia and Egypt will inaugurate the Lusail stadium to be used for the World Cup final on September 9.

July 24, 2022
July 24, 2022

New generation will take pressure off Neymar: Tite

Brazil manager Tite is excited by the rise of the young players who surged to stardom in European soccer last season and will be available for the national team in November when his side bid to win a record-extending sixth World Cup at the finals in Qatar.

June 23, 2022
June 23, 2022

FIFA increases squads to 26 players for 2022 World Cup

FIFA will allow countries to select up to 26 players for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, increasing the maximum squad size by three for the November 21-December 18 tournament.

June 21, 2022
June 21, 2022

7 interesting facts of FIFA World Cup 2022

A total of 32 teams including hosts Qatar have qualified for the FIFA World Cup 2022, scheduled to be in motion from November 21 to December 18.

June 15, 2022
June 15, 2022

Qatar World Cup: A look at 32 teams who have qualified

The line-up for the 2022 World Cup was completed when  Costa Rica became the last team to qualify with a 1-0 win over New Zealand in their intercontinental playoff on June 14.

June 6, 2022
June 6, 2022

Bale and Co end Ukraine's World Cup dream and 64-year wait

Wales ended their 64-year wait for a place in the World Cup finals as they beat Ukraine 1-0 on Sunday to end the war-torn nation's hopes of reaching Qatar.

June 5, 2022
June 5, 2022

‘Goli Grafitti’ and incoming FIFA World Cup trophy set to escalate football fever in Bangladesh

The fact that Bangladesh never came even remotely close to qualifying for the FIFA World Cup did little to ever dampen the spirit of the football-crazy people in the country.

June 11, 2017
June 11, 2017

Fifa World Cup 2022: Infantino 'confident' in 2022 despite Qatar crisis

FIFA is confident the diplomatic crisis sweeping Qatar will normalise and not threaten the 2022 World Cup, the organisation's president, Gianni Infantino, said in an interview.