FIFA World Cup 2022
The 22nd edition of FIFA World Cup will take place in Qatar in 2022. This will be the first World Cup to be held in Muslim-Majority countries. After this tournament, there will be an increase in the number of teams from 32 to 48 for 2026 FIFA World Cup. The tournament is scheduled to be held between November and December.
26 Mar 2021
Spain held by Greece in World Cup Qualifier: Records broken
Spain were frustrated by Greece in their 2022 World Cup Qualifying campaign at home.
10 Dec 2019
FIFA seek clarity from WADA over Russia's ban: Details here
The sporting world received a shocker when the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) banned Russia from participating in global competitive events for four years.
11 Sep 2019
World Cup Qualifiers, India hold Qatar: Key records and takeaways
The Indian men's national football team held Qatar to a 0-0 draw away from home at Doha in a key FIFA 2022 World qualifying match.
04 Sep 2019
2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: India face stiff Oman test
The Indian national men's football team opens its 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifying campaign against Oman on Thursday.
23 May 2019
FIFA to stick with 32 teams for 2022 World Cup
The FIFA World Cup is the biggest football event and draws billions of viewers worldwide.
10 Dec 2018
'FIFA to decide whether 2022 WC will have 48 teams'
Gianni Infantino stated that FIFA will decide in March 2019, whether the next edition of the football 2022 World Cup will be extended to 48 teams or not.
31 Oct 2018
Qatar World Cup might see 48 teams: FIFA President
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has said that the body is pondering over the possibility of 48 teams in the 2022 Qatar World Cup.
17 Oct 2018
FIFA World Cup reportedly boosted Russian economy by $14 billion
Organizers of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia have claimed that the tournament has helped boost the country's economy by $14 billion.
11 Jun 2018
The curious case of Lionel Messi and the World Cup
5-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi is one of the greatest footballers of all time.
17 Apr 2018
European Leagues oppose FIFA's World Cup expansion plan
Several football leagues have opposed the FIFA's plan to expand the 2022 World Cup, European Leagues president Lars-Christer Olsson said.
14 Apr 2018
FIFA World Cup 2022: Infantino wants 48-team tournament in Qatar
FIFA President Gianni Infantino wants a 48-team 2022 World Cup that is slated to be held in Qatar.
22 Jan 2018
Indian security personnel called up for 2022 FIFA World Cup
According to an Indian Express report, Indian security personnel involved in critical operations like the 2008 Mumbai attacks and in high-profile events like the IPL, FIFA U-17 World Cup, ISL etc. are being sought after to be part of the security assistance programme for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.
27 Jun 2017
FIFA's investigation documents leaked; allege corruption
German newspaper 'Bild' has put out the details of the Garcia Report, an investigation conducted by The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) regarding the alleged corruption during the 2022 Qatar World Cup bidding process.
20 May 2017
FIFA World-Cup 2022: Amnesty accuses Qatar of human rights violations
Amnesty International has stated that despite highlighting gross human rights abuses among workers building infrastructure for Qatar's 2022 FIFA World Cup, the country did little to improve the situation.