Female referees officiate FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for the first time

Stéphanie Frappart and Kateryna Monzul are set to become the first female match officials to take charge of men’s FIFA World Cup™ qualifiers. Frappart will referee the match between the Netherlands and Latvia in Amsterdam on 27 March, while Monzul, for her part, will oversee the encounter between Austria and the Faroe Islands in Vienna … Continue reading Female referees officiate FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for the first time

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Qatar 2022: FIFA World Cup qualifiers

After some shocks and stunning performances on Wednesday and Thursday, qualifying for Qatar 2022 resumed in the UEFA and Concacaf zones on Saturday. Turkey continued their fine form and won their first two World Cup qualifiers of a campaign for the first time in their history, while Croatia and the Netherlands both bounced back after opening-match losses. UEFA … Continue reading Qatar 2022: FIFA World Cup qualifiers

Qatar 2022: Everything you need to know about the host country

Qatar is preparing to make history by hosting not only their first FIFA World Cup™, but the first ever to be staged in the Middle East. And the peninsula promises to produce a World Cup like no other. It will be the smallest nation ever to host the global finals, for one, allowing visitors to … Continue reading Qatar 2022: Everything you need to know about the host country

FIFA World Cup Final 2022: Worker Dies in Qatar.

Fifa World Cup organizers say a worker has died after falling ill on the site of one of the stadiums being constructed for the 2022 tournament in Qatar. The Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy said Saturday that 48-year-old Indian national Jaleshwar Prasad died after he "fell ill on-site around 9.30 a.m. on Wednesday." The … Continue reading FIFA World Cup Final 2022: Worker Dies in Qatar.