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Qatar aims to build $20 billion sports business industry ahead of 2022 FIFA World Cup

Qatar wants to attract more sports companies to the Gulf state, aiming to develop a $20 billion sports sector ahead of the 2022 World Cup, a senior official said on Sunday
Firstpost - Published

Hosts Qatar invites 1983, 2011 Cricket World Cup champions for FIFA WC

A senior official associated with the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 has invited members of India's cricket World Cup winning teams of 1983 and 2011 to the middle-eastern nation for football's quadrennial..
DNA - Published

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Charlize Theron Shares Throwback Pic From Modeling Days [Video]Charlize Theron Shares Throwback Pic From Modeling Days

Charlize Theron shared a throwback picture from the time she won the Rooi Rose modeling competition while living in South Africa. In the snap, Charlize is wearing a red wrap blouse, with her hair swept..

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Get to Know Abby Wambach, American Soccer Icon & Activist for Equality & Inclusion | The 2019 MAKERS Conference [Video]Get to Know Abby Wambach, American Soccer Icon & Activist for Equality & Inclusion | The 2019 MAKERS Conference

Abby Wambach talks about her childhood growing up in Rochester, N.Y., becoming a national champion during her freshman year of college, and her career-ending highlight winning the 2015 FIFA Women's..

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Happy Birthday, Cristiano Ronaldo! [Video]Happy Birthday, Cristiano Ronaldo!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro was born on February 5, 1985, and turns 34. The professional soccer player was born and raised in Madeira, Portugal. Ronaldo signed with Manchester..

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Messi walks red carpet for Cirque du Soleil show inspired by his career [Video]Messi walks red carpet for Cirque du Soleil show inspired by his career

Barcelona's Nou Camp stadium played host to a party celebrating a new Cirque du Soleil show based on the life and career of Lionel Messi.

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Local Fans Show Their Displeasure as Qatar Beat UAE in Asian Cup Semi Final [Video]Local Fans Show Their Displeasure as Qatar Beat UAE in Asian Cup Semi Final

Qatar hammered hosts the United Arab Emirates 4-0 on January 29, to reach the final of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup. And the hometown fans were none too happy – raining shoes and bottles down onto..

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Paris Saint Germain in Doha Qatar [Video]Paris Saint Germain in Doha Qatar

On Monday 14 January as part of the Qatar Tour, the Paris Saint-Germain players participated in numerous activities organised by the club’s and its Qatari partners. The Qatar National Tourism..

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Cristiano Ronaldo's Ex-Girlfriend Called Him A 'Psychopath' In Support of Rape Victim [Video]Cristiano Ronaldo's Ex-Girlfriend Called Him A 'Psychopath' In Support of Rape Victim

Business INsider reports, One of Cristiano Ronaldo's ex-girlfriends has accused him of being a "psychopath." Jasmine Lennard reportedly dated Ronaldo in 2008, and claims he told her that if she dated..

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Woman Claims Cristiano Ronaldo Threatened to Have Her Body Woman Claims Cristiano Ronaldo Threatened to Have Her Body "Cut Up" And "Thrown In A River"

Last September, Kathryn Mayorga revealed publicly that she was the woman who had accused soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo of rape in 2010. This led to an out-of-court settlement that was first reported by..

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English Soccer Star Wayne Rooney Arrested In U.S. [Video]English Soccer Star Wayne Rooney Arrested In U.S.

Reuters reports English football star Wayne Rooney was arrested in December at the Dulles Airport outside Washington, D.C. for public intoxication, according to local police. Rooney, who joined the..

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FIFA should expand 2022 World Cup to 48 teams if possible - Infantino [Video]FIFA should expand 2022 World Cup to 48 teams if possible - Infantino

FIFA should, if possible, increase the size of the soccer World Cup in Qatar in 2022 to 48 from 32 teams, the global governing body's president Gianni Infantino said on Wednesday. Rough cut (No..

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What Was Great In 2018 That We Will Miss In 2019 [Video]What Was Great In 2018 That We Will Miss In 2019

Don't get too emotional about it though because 2019 will have more amazing moments.

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Lionel Messi: My 6 Year-Old Criticizes Me When Barcelona Loses [Video]Lionel Messi: My 6 Year-Old Criticizes Me When Barcelona Loses

Lionel Messi is one of the greatest soccer players of all time, but he has to explain himself to his son whenever FC Barcelona fails to win. Messi has said his six-year-old boy lets him know "when..

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Euro teams star as France become champions again | Review 2018 [Video]Euro teams star as France become champions again | Review 2018

Euro teams star as France become champions again | Review 2018

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FIFA world cup 2030: Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay to present joint bid

Chile joined three neighboring South American countries in a bid to host the 2030 soccer World Cup, according to a joint statement from their governments released on Thursday.
DNA - Published

Chile join Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay as South American countries set to present joint 2030 FIFA World Cup bid

Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay are to submit a joint bid to host the 2030 World Cup, Chile's President Sebastian Pinera announced on Thursday.
Firstpost - Published

Gordon Banks, England's 1966 FIFA World Cup-winning goalkeeper, passes away at age of 81

Gordon Banks, who played in every game of the 1966 campaign on home soil, is probably best known for a wonder save he produced to deny Brazilian great Pele in the 1970 World Cup.
Firstpost - Published

Former Iran boss Carlos Queiroz named new Colombia coach with Copa America, FIFA World Cup on the agenda

Carlos Queiroz was named coach of Colombia on Thursday, the country's football federation (FCF) said, replacing Argentine Jose Pekerman who left the post in September.
Firstpost - Published

FIFA World Cup winner Bixente Lizarazu enthralls budding footballers in FC Bayern Youth Cup India edition

fifa world cup winner bixente lizarazu enthralls budding footballers in fc bayern youth cup india edition
The FC Bayern Munich Hall of Famer compares France's two World Cup winning squads among other things on his India trip... - Published

Qatar running out of time to implement labour reforms ahead of 2022 FIFA World Cup, warns Amnesty International

Qatar is running out of time to stamp out serious labour abuse for tens of thousands of migrant workers before the 2022 World Cup according to Amnesty.
Firstpost - Published

Morocco coach Herve Renard speaks on Atlas Lion’s show at 2018 Fifa World Cup

morocco coach herve renard speaks on atlas lion’s show at 2018 fifa world cup
The Morocco coach has given a late postmortem of his side's outing at last year's Fifa World Cup where they failed to shine - Published

FIFA World Cup 2022: UAE open to co-host World Cup if Qatar rift resolved, says sports chief

United Arab Emirates sports chief Mohammed Khalfan al-Romaithi believes the Gulf nation would welcome an approach to co-host the 2022 World Cup if its deep political rift with Qatar is resolved.
DNA - Published

Australia women's coach Alen Stajcic sacked five months before 2019 FIFA World Cup

Australia will be one of the favourites at the June 7 to July 7 World Cup, where they are one of the top six seeded nations at the tournament. 
Zee News - Published

A 48-team FIFA World Cup in Qatar only possible if host country agrees, according to an official

Any decision by FIFA to increase the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams will only be made in agreement with hosts Qatar, a senior Gulf tournament organiser said on Wednesday.
Firstpost - Published

Ex-Dynamos coach Clemens Westerhof mulls return to Zimbabwe

ex-dynamos coach clemens westerhof mulls return to zimbabwe
The 78-year-old Dutchman coached Nigeria at the 1994 Fifa World Cup and also had a stint with the Zimbabwe national team - Published

Mission 2026: Why India must look beyond AFC Asian Cup?

mission 2026: why india must look beyond afc asian cup?
With the 2026 FIFA World Cup being expanded to 48 teams, India need to start looking towards the future... - Published

Diego Maradona discharged from hospital after internal bleeding scare

Maradona last fell ill during the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, where he was filmed passing out in an executive box at the Argentina-Nigeria game.
Zee News - Published

Germany: Corporate Holiday Cards: The GDPR Nightmare Before Christmas? - Mayer Brown

The year 2018 is coming to a close. Among other things, it has brought us a new FIFA world champion, royal weddings and some other joyful things like the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Mondaq - Published

FIFA World Cup 2022 host Qatar introduces 100 percent 'sin tax' on alcohol

The issue of alcohol is likely to be a sensitive subject in the run-up to the World Cup in three years' time.
Firstpost - Published

2018 in the rearview mirror: Reliving 365 days in 200 clips, GIFs, pictures and memes

Sometimes, moments stick out like sore thumbs. In 2018, a year which had a FIFA World Cup, a Hockey World Cup, Asian Games, Commonwealth Games and the Winter Olympics, these moments came thick and..
Firstpost - Published

2018 in the rearview mirror: From Diego Maradona's World Cup histrionics to Naomi Osaka dancing, funniest moments

2018 was a barrel of laughs. From Diego Maradona's histrionics in the stands at the FIFA World Cup toJR Smith forgetting the score during Game 1 of the NBA Finals, the year was loaded with moments that..
Firstpost - Published

FIFA World Cup final between France and Croatia drew global audience of 1.12 billion, according to sport's governing body

A combined global audience of 1.12 billion watched the World Cup final between France and Croatia in July, FIFA, the governing body of world football, said on Friday.
Firstpost - Published

AFC Asian Cup: Praful Patel - India can qualify for 2026 FIFA World Cup

afc asian cup: praful patel - india can qualify for 2026 fifa world cup
AIFF President Praful Patel is convinced that India can tackle the group stage at the upcoming AFC Asian Cup.. - Published

Bolivia's football-mad President Evo Morales offers to join Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay in 2030 FIFA World Cup bid

Evo Morales's love of football is well documented as he signed a professional contract at the age of 54 with a local club, although the president of Sport Boys Warnes did admit the move was a publicity..
Firstpost - Published

2022 World Cup: USA and Mexico will need Qatar's cooling technology, says engineer Saud Abdul Ghani

2022 world cup: usa and mexico will need qatar's cooling technology, says engineer saud abdul ghani
The engineer leading the team behind the innovative technology is expecting calls from the 2026 FIFA World Cup hosts... - Published

2022 FIFA World Cup: Qatar embarks on a much greater journey as it continues to prove its detractors wrong

In the run up to the 2022 World Cup, Qatar has been faced by constant criticisms but continues to take it all in its stride... - Published

2022 FIFA World Cup hosts Qatar reveal design for 80,000-seat Lusail Stadium

The stadium sits in the completely new city of Lusail, a $45 billion project located 15 kilometres north of Qatar's capital Doha.
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Qatar unveil design for FIFA World Cup final venue

[Switzerland], Dec 16 (ANI): Qatar on Saturday unveiled the design of the Lusail Stadium, which will be hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup final, at a colourful gala event held at the Lusail Marina
Sify - Published

EXTRA TIME: Kanu reunites with 'old friend' Ronaldinho

extra time: kanu reunites with 'old friend' ronaldinho
The African legend shared some time with the two-time Fifa World Player of the Year - Published

Lothar Matthaus interview: Football fans won't accept creation of European Super League

German Football Legend Lothar Matthaus opens up on Germany's FIFA World Cup debacle, changing dynamics of modern-day football and spirit of the Bundesliga in an exclusive interview with Firstpost
Firstpost - Published

India women's team drops 3 spots in latest FIFA World Rankings

india women's team drops 3 spots in latest fifa world rankings
The Indian eves have dropped three places in the latest FIFA rankings.... - Published

Qatar not planning to share FIFA World Cup 2022 host duties with other countries, says tournament organiser Nasser al-Khater

Governing body FIFA is currently carrying out a feasibility study to see if the first World Cup in Qatar, located in sweltering West Asia, could be expanded.
Firstpost - Published

Luka Modric breaks Messi-Ronaldo dominance to win 2018 Ballon d'Or

Croatia and Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric was previously player of the tournament after his national side finished second best in the FIFA World Cup.
Zee News - Published

Biryani by Kilo to Raise USD 6-8 Million in its Series A funding Eyeing 100+ Outlets Pan-India and Abroad

biryani by kilo to raise usd 6-8 million in its series a funding eyeing 100+ outlets pan-india and abroad
*Biryani by Kilo (BBK)*, a premium Biryani chain founded in 2015 by two veterans of industry *Mr. Kaushik Roy *and* Mr. Vishal Jindal* is now gearing up to raise around *USD* *6-8 Million* for the..
NewsVoir - Published

Spain approach Morocco for a joint 2030 World Cup bid together with Portugal

spain approach morocco for a joint 2030 world cup bid together with portugal
Morocco has previously submitted unsuccessful bids to host the 1994, 1998, 2006, 2010 and 2026 Fifa World Cup - Published

FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar considering offers from Iran and other nations to host teams, reveals organiser

Iran has recently offered to host teams who will play in tiny Qatar in the World Cup which starts in just over four years time
Firstpost - Published

FIFA threatens World Cup ban for players in prospective European Super League

fifa threatens world cup ban for players in prospective european super league
Amid reports that plans for a European Super League are still active, Infantino has promised severe consequences for any participants - Published

Wayne Rooney to make England farewell against USA

Wayne Rooney is to come out of England retirement for a final one-off appearance against the United States in an international friendly at Wembley this month, the Football Association announced..
DNA - Published

Shreyas Iyer on pain of rejection: Even top footballers are not picked for World Cup

Cricketer Shreyas Iyer looks to football to deal with the pain of rejection, saying some of its better players' failure to make the FIFA World Cup despite shining for their clubs help him put things in..
DNA - Published

African champions Cameroon to face Brazil in international friendly in London

african champions cameroon to face brazil in international friendly in london
The Indomitable Lions last faced the five-time World Champions at the 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil - Published

FIFA team rankings: Belgium edge world champions France to take top spot

Belgium have edged ahead of France to take outright top spot in FIFA's world rankings released on Thursday while tiny Gibraltar were the biggest risers thanks to their first two competitive wins this..
DNA - Published

France's Kylian Mbappe given hero's welcome in first return to Bondy after FIFA World Cup triumph

Mbappe, who last week made the front cover of Time magazine, talked to kids kitted out in the French colours with the name of their local hero emblazoned on their backs.
Firstpost - Published

FIFA World Cup 2018 contributed $14 billion to Russian economy, say tournament organisers

The 2018 FIFA World Cup's organisers have stated that after calculations, the revenue generated by the event is close to $14 billion in terms of jobs created and goods sold.
Firstpost - Published Also reported by •DNA

FIFA technical report reveals France's secret to World Cup triumph in Russia

France let their opponents do the hard work on their way to winning the World Cup, running less than most teams and enjoying less than 50 percent possession throughout the tournament, a FIFA technical..
DNA - Published

'Lazy midfield, suicidal defence': Spain stung by Nations League defeat to England

Spain's 3-2 defeat to England in the Nations League on Monday not only burst the bubble of optimism surrounding new coach Luis Enrique, it also dredged up unpleasant memories of their woeful World Cup..
DNA - Published

Maradona lashes out at Messi in greatest player debate

Argentina great Diego Maradona has hit out at his countryman Lionel Messi, saying the forward is not a leader on the pitch and should not be considered a footballing God. Maradona, who along with..
DNA - Published

After more than two decades, an India-China clash on the football field

Billion-plus populations but laggards in a truly global sport -- India and China will go head to head in a football friendly for the first time in 21 years on Saturday with the home team a firm..
DNA - Published

Nations League: England not on revenge mission in Croatia, says Kieran Trippier

England will not be out for revenge for their World Cup semi-final defeat when they face Croatia in the Nations League on Friday, defender Kieran Trippier has said. England enjoyed their best World..
DNA - Published

From economy to counter-terrorism, Indo-Russia joint statement bats for closer ties

Prime Minister of the Republic of India H.E. Mr. Narendra Modi and President of the Russian Federation H.E. Mr. Vladimir V. Putin met for the 19th edition of the Annual Bilateral Summit in New Delhi on..
DNA - Published

England manager Gareth Southgate rewarded for World Cup run with new contract

Gareth Southgate has been rewarded for guiding England to this year's World Cup semi-finals with a new contract, the Football Association (FA) announced on Thursday. The 48-year-old's new deal will..
DNA - Published

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