Gulf Times - Qatar-Doha
176K apply to be Qatar 2022 volunteers, 1000 from siege countries

176K apply to be Qatar 2022 volunteers, 1000 from siege countries

More than 176,000 people have applied to be volunteers for the 2022 World Cup, including 1,000 nationals from Gulf countries which have broken off all diplomatic and travel ties with tournament host Qatar, Doha organisers revealed Friday.

Khalifa stadium symbolises sporting excellence: former Saudi football boss

Khalifa stadium symbolises sporting excellence: former Saudi football boss

Many Arab and Gulf football stars hold unforgettable memories of Khalifa International Stadium, which originally opened in 1976 and has played a pivotal role the region’s sporting history.