Work is now under way on five 2022 Fifa World Cup venues that are in different stages of construction in Qatar, The Peninsula said in a report.
Additionally, demolition has begun on Al Rayyan Stadium that will be rebuilt to increa
Qatar remained adamant it would host the 2022 soccer World Cup despite a Fifa Executive Committee member suggesting on Monday that the tournament would have to move because of scorching temperatures.
The country has earmarked up to $200
Qatar remained adamant it would host the 2022 soccer World Cup despite a Fifa executive committee member suggesting on Monday that the tournament would have to move because of scorching temperatures.
"The only question now is
Football's world governing body Fifa faced more calls for greater transparency on Friday when its own ethics investigator joined the critics and complained of a "disconnect" with the public.
Former US attorney Michae
Dubai-based MBC Group is eyeing rights to cover European football leagues as part part of its most recent expansion which included the launch of four sports channels.
Sheikh Waleed Al-Ibrahim, chairman, said the group is consideri
The visitors from the Middle East who are in Barzil for the 2014 Fifa World Cup have spent more than $2.7 million since the tournament kicked off, said a report released by leading payments company Visa.
The UAE ranks 30th in the
A former Bahrain resident has co-produced a film that uses football to depict life in Iraqi Kurdistan.
The timing for the announcement could hardly be more appropriate, with the world's news agenda currentl
Strong performances from Iran's volleyball and soccer teams have helped restore national pride following decades of isolation but the joy was tempered by a decision to bar women from attending one event in Tehran.
Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company, installed and integrated building systems inside three stadiums, for creating safer and more efficient stadiums for fans and players who will compete at the upcoming Fifa 2014 in Brazil.
Soccer fans eager to stay in the loop and follow their favorite teams and players during World Cup in Brazil can keep up with the action on their smartphones using apps created for the tournament.
Thirty-two national teams will co