Key questions answered, one month before World Cup 2022

Qatar will see a ton of time until its kickoff, so have a look at the following information as it approaches.

It has been 12 years since Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani lifted the Mohammed al-Fayed trophy. After announcing that Qatar would host the World Cup’s most significant event in 2022. On Thursday, the upcoming contest marks one month away.

Why is the World Cup taking place in November and December?

It was initially scheduled to be held in June and July. Still, after planned locations in Qatar, such as the Persian Gulf and western desert. Proved to be too hot, an alternative location in Qatar’s winter season in Southeast Asia was chosen.

In this sense, the world’s premier soccer competitions may be held for that tournament. However, England will depend on David Beckham. A Qatar 2022 ambassador to indicate that obtaining a postponement is advantageous.

I was fortunate enough to play in three World Cup tournaments. And I knew that I played each game in the World Cups at approximately 50 to 60 matches per year, Beckham said in an interview with Al Jazeera in Doha. Players are coming into this tournament after playing games on the 25th.

They’re going to be fresh and excited. Their energy will be maximum, so I am confident that what you see on the pitch will be unlike anything you have ever beheld on the World Cup.

What Are The COVID Entry Requirements?

Qatari spectators will not require yellow fever immunizations to ride in cars to the World Cup in Doha. However, they must show a valid negative check result for COVID-19. And a downloaded contact-tracing application called Ehteraz.

Why Do You Need The Hayya card, And What Is It?

The Hayya card that gives you a fan ID is a gift at any of FIFA’s international soccer stadiums. You have to present your card to enter the structure.

The Hayya Card is also an entry permit for Saudi Arabia and may use for free travel to various areas. The card is also valid for use in the Republic throughout the International Champions Cup.

What Stadiums Will Host World Cup Matches?

Eight stadiums will play games as Qatar hosts the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

  • Khalifa International Stadium underwent significant renovation work in 2017. Capacity 40,000.
  • Al Janoub Stadium opened in May 2019 in the town of al-Wakrah, a half-hour drive south of the Qatar capital. Capacity 40,000.
  • Education City Stadium is located in the central area of universities across Qatar. Capacity 40,000.
  • The city of Al Khor is near the Northeast Coast of Qatar and has known for its stadium.
  • Al Rayyan Stadium is on Al Rayyan Island. It has about 40,000 seats.
  • Lusail Stadium is the closest stadium to Hamad International Airport. Where tourists typically arrive in Qatar. It has a capacity of 40,000.
  • Ras Abu Aboud Stadium has located on the northeast coast of Qatar and was built from 974 containers. Its capacity is 40,000.

Which Teams Are Playing, And What Are The Regulations?

Thirty-two teams will proceed at their own pace for the first 12 days of the competition, kicking off on November 20. The winners from each group will move on to the final round on December 18.

  • Group A: Netherlands, Senegal, Ecuador, Qatar
  • Group B: England, USA, Iran, Wales
  • Group C: Argentina, Mexico, Poland, Saudi Arabia
  • Group D: France, Denmark, Tunisia, Australia
  • Group E: Spain, Germany, Japan, Costa Rica
  • Group F: Belgium, Croatia, Morocco, Canada
  • Group G: Brazil, Switzerland, Serbia, Cameroon
  • Group H: Portugal, Ghana, Uruguay, South Korea

Where And How To Get Tickets Are Details.

An enormous 3,010,679 tickets were sold in the last 12 months, with over 2.85 million tickets pre-ordered since going on sale. Most tickets were sold in Qatar, Argentina, Brazil, England, France, Germany, the United Arab Emirates, and the United States.

Qataris could purchase tickets for as little as 40 Qatari riyals ($11). If you were lucky enough to get a ticket to the final, you could expect to pay up to 6,000 Qatari riyals ($1,607).

Where Are All The People Staying?

Most athletes planning to attend the event expect to flock to Qatar. Sports organizers launched an online lodging portal in March, prioritizing ticketholders. Apartments, hotel rooms, yurts, campsites, villas. Also, conglomerations on moored cruise ships have been made accessible.

Fans can travel to neighboring cities, drive to the Saudi-Qatar border, and use the free shuttle system to reach Qatar’s center.

Huddled around the stadium, lodging has been a challenge for the World Cup. World Championships authorities recently declared. That locals would be capable of offering their lodging to fans during the World Cup.

Iran operates a region with nearby Qatar to waive visas and travel restrictions to foster the interest of football fans in the World Cup.

What Are Other Things Being Planned In Qatar?

Qatar will change the entertainment it offers its guests this winter. The country intends that entertainment be released to a wide range of areas.

  • In fitting the National Museum in Doha, Qatar, Pipilotti Rist’s exhibit sheds light on people’s collective subconscious and the power of the mind.
  • Hepatitis Cust, the art museum in Qatar, is hosting One Tiger or Another, exploring history as a balance of fact and fiction.
  • More than sixty international musicians will perform in Qatar Live during its around-the-world World Cup and concerts. The festival will also feature performances by the Black Eyed Peas, Maroon 5, Post Malone, J Balvin, and Robbie Williams.
  • The Winter Wonderland theme park will also attract visitors. People can also enjoy the MSC World Europa’s entry into passenger service.

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Golam Muktadir is a passionate sports fan and a dedicated movie buff. He has been writing about both topics for over a decade and has a wealth of knowledge and experience to share with his readers. Muktadir has a degree in journalism and has written for several well-known publications, including Surprise Sports.


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