A total of 32 teams played 65 matches in the 2022 World Cup. The opening match will be played at Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor, Qatar and the 2022 World Cup final match will be played at Lusail Stadium Lusail, Qatar.
Complete World Cup Stadiums in Qatar 2022
|Capacity||Name of Stadiums||Open||Citys|
|86 000||Lusail Stadium||2022||Lusail City|
|60 000||Al Bayt Stadium||2021||Al Khor|
|45 350||Education City Stadium||2020||Doha|
|40 777||Al Janoub Stadium||2019||Al-Wakrah|
|40 740||Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium||2020||Al-Rayyan|
|40 000||Khalifa Stadium||1976||Doha|
|40 000||Stadium 974||2021||Doha|
|40 000||Al Thumama Stadium||2021||Doha|
Qatar has built a number of new stadiums to host the World Cup. And the old stadiums in Qatar have been demolished and rebuilt. Qatar was to build 12 stadiums for the World Cup. But later, considering the high cost, they decided to arrange 8 stadiums. Qatar’s 8 eye-catching stadiums for the World Cup 2022.
Qatar is hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup. This is the most expensive World Cup in the history of the World Cup. Because Qatar is spending 220 billion dollars on the occasion of this World Cup. In the past, the highest amount of money was spent on the World Cup in Brazil, then only 15 billion was spent.
This is the first time that a Muslim-majority and Arab country is going to host a football World Cup. This is the second World Cup in the whole of Asia. Earlier, in 2002, Japan and South Korea hosted the first football World Cup in Asia.
This World Cup is special for another reason, and that is that the last edition of the World Cup will be held in Qatar with the participation of 32 teams. In the next World Cup in 2026, 48 teams will take part. The event will be hosted by the United States, Mexico, and Canada. The World Cup is usually held in June and July, but in summer the temperature on the Qatari peninsula is around 50 degrees Celsius. That is why the World Cup has been postponed to November. According to him, this is the first World Cup to be held in winter. The Maga Football event will begin on Nov 21 to Dec 16, 2022. The games will be held in 8 stadiums in 5 cities in Qatar.