Men sit at a market stall in Qatar with a replica of a trophy

Qatar 2022 'could wipe out Chistmas fixtures'

First Reaction
Wed 25 Feb, AT 12:30

Angry Premier League boss says Fifa ignored objections to force through winter World Cup

Sepp Blatter Fifa 2018 World Cup

Qatar World Cup gets all clear, but Fifa could fine English FA

First Reaction
Thu 13 Nov, AT 09:31

Report fails to finds enough evidence of corruption to strip Gulf state of 2022 tournament

Qatar faces £3m World Cup corruption allegation

One-Minute Read
Sun 1 Jun, AT 08:37

Calls for bidding to be re-run after new ‘bombshell’ revelations about bidding process

Syria's vacant chair

Arab League summit split by turmoil in Syria and Egypt

Wed 26 Mar, AT 09:06

Little to celebrate as divided Arab League meets for 25th anniversary summit in Kuwait

Qatar World Cup will take place in winter, says Fifa chief

One-Minute Read
Wed 8 Jan, AT 13:07

But announcement from Jerome Valcke may need formal approval from governing body

Qatar World Cup controversy: bribes, slavery and alcohol

Fri 4 Oct, AT 08:51

Decision to award the 2022 World Cup to the tiny Gulf state has given Fifa plenty of headaches

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Sepp Blatter says Qatar World Cup should be played in winter

First Post
Tue 10 Sep, AT 09:03

It's time Europe realised the World Cup is a global event, says Fifa boss, and he usually gets his way

Energy prices: British Gas owners Centrica inks 20 year shale gas deal

One-Minute Read
Tue 26 Mar, AT 09:39

British Gas signed a £10bn deal that will reduce our dependence on Russia and Qatar for energy.

2022 World Cup could be played in winter to avoid Qatar heat

First Post
Wed 20 Mar, AT 08:41

Could World Cup be staged slap, bang in middle of Premier League Season? Yes, possibly...