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Winter World Cup

FIFA President: Qatar World Cup Is A 'Mistake'

AP | Posted 07.16.2014 | Sports

ZURICH (AP) — It is "a mistake" to hold the World Cup in the searing summer heat of Qatar, FIFA president Sepp Blatter said. "Yes. We...

Qatar May Have 'Bought' The World Cup, But Can It Pay For It?

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 04.26.2014 | Sports

When Qatar beat out the United States, Japan, South Korea and Australia to be named host of the 2022 World Cup in December 2010 there were concerns in...

FIFA Debating Winter World Cup

AP | GRAHAM DUNBAR | Posted 10.03.2013 | Sports

ZURICH -- ZURICH (AP) — FIFA opened a two-day board meeting Thursday that will discuss whether to move the 2022 World Cup in Qatar from the traditio...

Should FIFA Remove 2022 World Cup From Qatar?

AP | Posted 10.15.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- The head of the Premier League has joined the English Football Association in urging FIFA to consider removing the 2022 World Cup from Qatar...

FIFA President: 2022 World Cup Should Be In Winter

AP | MICHAEL CASEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

DOHA, Qatar — FIFA president Sepp Blatter made his strongest endorsement yet of moving the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to winter, saying Friday that...