FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar officially bans the sale of beer at all stadiums
Just a day later on Friday morning, FIFA released a statement confirming the Times report. "Following discussions between host country authorities and FIFA, a decision has been made to focus the sale of alcoholic beverages ...
FIFA confirms no alcohol to be sold at Qatar World Cup stadiums | CNN
The Muslim country is considered to be very conservative and tightly regulates alcohol sales and usage. In September, Qatar had said it would permit ticketed fans to buy alcoholic beer at World Cup soccer matches starting three ...
What To Know About Drinking Alcohol at the Qatar World Cup
Cans of Budweiser beer featuring the FIFA World Cup logo are displayed in Doha on Nov. 18, 2022 ahead of the Qatar 2022 World Cup football tournament. The sale of alcohol in Qatar is strictly regulated.
Analysis | Why Qatar’s $300 Billion World Cup Is Like No Other
Ever since it won the right to host the 2022 World Cup, Qatar has been a controversial choice. The Persian Gulf country's scorching climate made it impossible to hold the competition during the usual summer slot, so it was switched to November and ...
Why Qatar is a controversial host for the World Cup
FIFA's choice of Qatar to host the World Cup has long been marred by criticism over human rights abuses, the safety of migrant workers and the logistics of holding a soccer tournament in desert heat.