10 Aug 1:06 pm
Lionel Messi has agreed to join PSG, according to L'Equipe
Lionel Messi has agreed to a trade to Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), according to sports newspaper L'Equipe, who added that he will arrive in Paris within the next few hours.
08 Aug 8:32 am
After winning Olympic gold, Team Qatar is back
Qatar's competitors returned to Doha with two gold medals and one bronze medal from the Tokyo Olympics. On arriving at Hamad International Airport on Saturday, gold medalists Mutaz Barshim and Fares Ibrahim, as well as bronze medalists Cherif Younousse and Ahmed Tijan in beach volleyball, were photographed with their medals.
02 Aug 11:19 am
Almoez Ali of Qatar is the highest scorer at the 2021 Gold Cup.
Almoez Ali of the Qatar national football team won the Concacaf Gold Cup Top Scorer Award in 2021, scoring four goals in five games to win the tournament.
Almoez Ali has now won the Gold Cup title in two different continental tournaments. Ali's goals were crucial in Qatar's progress to the Gold Cup semi-finals.
03 Aug 12:11 pm
FIFA Arab Cup Match Schedule
A total of 32 games will be played to decide the winner of the FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021™️, and matches will be played at six of the Qatar 2022™️ iconic venues. See when and where the action will be taking place.
02 Aug 2:18 pm
Tickets for the FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021 go on sale tomorrow
Fans interested in attending the FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021 can purchase tickets starting tomorrow, Tuesday, August 3rd.
During the Visa Presale for the FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021, Visa cardholders will have an unique opportunity to apply for tickets on FIFA.com starting at 12:00 AST/11:00 CET.
01 Aug 3:48 pm
Qatar wins another gold medal as Barshim sets a new season high jump record
Mutaz Barshim, a two-time world champion from Qatar, wins an Olympic gold medal in high jump in Tokyo, giving Qatar a second gold medal from the 2020 Olympics. Qatar's Barshim shared gold with Italy's Gianmarco Tamberi.
21 Jul 9:31 am
Ooredoo partners with Quest to establish an eSports brand.
Ooredoo, a pioneer in digital transformation, has launched ‘Ooredoo Nation - Gamers' Land' and inked a major new deal that will allow it to establish a significant presence in the rapidly growing eSports industry.
Quest LLC, the first and largest Qatari-registered company dedicated to the business of eSports, has signed an agreement with the telecoms leader.
25 Jul 11:02 am
Qatar advances to the Gold Cup semifinals after defeating El Salvador 3-2.
Qatar qualified for the 2021 Gold Cup semi-finals after defeating El Salvador 3-2 in a thrilling quarter-final at State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona, on Saturday.
They will face the winner of the match between the United States and Jamaica on Sunday night in the semifinal.
21 Jul 8:06 am
Qatar defeats Honduras to advance to the Quarter-Finals.
Qatar defeated Honduras 2-0 on Tuesday at BBVA Stadium in Houston to take top position in Group D of the 2021 Concacaf Gold Cup.
After fending off pressure, Homam Ahmed scored in the 25th minute to give Qatar the lead. It was the third time in a row that the Asian champions scored the first goal.
09 Jul 2:45 am
Brazil will face Argentina in the Copa America final in 2021
Brazil will face Argentina in the much awaited dream Copa America 2021 final. The Copa America 2021 final will take place in Brazil on Saturday, July 10, 2021, at 9 p.m. local time and Sunday July 11th 3 a.m Doha time.
08 Jul 12:47 am
England defeats Denmark 2-1 and advances to the Euro 2020 final.
After nearly a month of competition, we have the Euro 2020 finalists: England will face Italy at Wembley Stadium the following Sunday. In the 104th minute, Harry Kane converted the rebound after his initial penalty was saved, giving England a 2-1 win over Denmark in extra time in the European Championship semi finals at Wembley Stadium.
07 Jul 10:58 am
The 500-day countdown to the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 is commemorated by beIN Sports.
As it continues to make preparations for broadcasting the world's biggest football event, beIN Sports, the global sports and entertainment broadcaster and its flagship sports channel - the official broadcaster of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 for all 24 countries in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) and France - marks the significant 500-days-to-go World Cup milestone. The tournament is expected to generate a lot of buzz.
07 Jul 6:26 pm
After Japan's government declared a state of emergency due to a Covid rise, the Tokyo Olympics are expected to be held behind closed doors.
After an increase of Covid-19 instances prompted Japan's government to announce a new state of emergency, the Tokyo Olympics will be held behind closed doors, just two weeks before the Games start.
The president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Thomas Bach, is slated to arrive in Tokyo on Thursday and make a final decision on Friday.
07 Jul 4:49 pm
From Friday, Phase 3 of the easing of Covid-19 restrictions in Qatar will begin.
Phase 3 of the progressive easing of Covid-19 limitations will begin on Friday, July 9, 2021, according to the Qatar Cabinet.
Professional sports training is permitted both indoors and outdoors, while amateur sports training is permitted to include up to 30 vaccinated individuals outdoors and 15 vaccinated individuals indoors. No fans are permitted. Continue to allow the organization of local and international athletic events after receiving Ministry of Public Health clearance and allowing no more than 50% of the capacity to be in open spaces. The capacity of private educational and training centers would be increased by 50%. Vaccination is required for trainers, as well as vaccination for 75% of clients.
MOPH-approved local and international events allow for training. Fans are allowed to be 50 percent full outside and 30 percent full indoors, with at least 75 percent of them being vaccinated.
30 Jun 11:03 am
The AFC Asian Qualifiers - Road to Qatar draw has everyone's attention focused on Asia.
On Thursday, July 1, 2021, the world's most populous continent and beyond will be riveted on Kuala Lumpur. The virtual draw for the AFC Asian Qualifiers final round – The Road to Qatar takes center stage as Asia's top 12 nations learn more about their opponents in the race to qualify for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.
27 Jun 8:29 pm
The e-wallet service on the Metrash2 app was launched MOI
The e-wallet service on the Metrash2 application has been released by the Ministry of Interior. The public can make use of the e-wallet when contacting the Ministry of Interior's various departments and sections for services.
26 Jun 6:56 pm
Abdalelah Haroun, a Qatari runner, died at the age of 24.
Qatari track and field sprinter Abdalelah Haroun Hassan. He was a 400-meter specialist. He won the event in 2015 and owns the Asian indoor record in the event, died today at the age of 24. The death of star sprinter Abdalelah Haroun was grieved by the whole Qatari sporting community as well as the World Athletics Federation.
23 Jun 9:09 pm
New Zealand won the inaugural World Test Championship, defeating India.
After a thrilling eight-wicket victory over India on the sixth day of the final at Southampton, New Zealand were named the first Test world champions.
24 Jun 4:43 pm
All UEFA club competitions will be free of the away goals rule.
UEFA said on Thursday that, beginning next season, it will eliminate the away goals rule in all of its club competitions in favor of extra time and a penalty shootout.
21 Jun 6:29 pm
Drive-through and QNCC immunization centers will close soon
With the opening of the new Qatar Vaccination Centre – for Business and Industry Sector, the two drive-through vaccination centers and the vaccination center at the Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC) will close over the next two weeks, significantly increasing capacity of the National COVID-19 Vaccination Programme. More than 320,000 people have used the drive-through clinics to get their second dose immunizations.
21 Jun 5:23 pm
Jordan-South Sudan's Arab Cup qualification match has been canceled after players tested positive for Covid-19.
After members of the South Sudan delegation tested positive for Covid-19, the FIFA Bureau for Men's Senior Tournaments announced that Monday's qualifying match between Jordan and South Sudan has been cancelled.
20 Jun 2:02 pm
For World Cup fans, Qatar will offer one million Covid-19 vaccinations.
Qatar is planning to host a Covid-free World Cup and will be providing one million shots of the “best” vaccines in the world to international spectators flocking to the country.
16 Jun 5:04 pm
Qatar announces second phase of easing Covid 19 restrictions
As part of the second phase, Qatar cabinet announced that professional training will now be permitted both indoors and outdoors; however, amateur training will be limited to 20 vaccinated people outdoors and 10 vaccinated persons indoors. Local and international athletic events will continue to have a 30 percent outdoor capacity if 75 percent of the public is vaccinated, and a 20 percent indoor capacity if everyone is vaccinated. The operation also required ministry approval. Swimming pools and water parks will be open 40% of the time and closed 20% of the time, with only fully vaccinated people permitted
14 Jun 6:48 pm
Tickets for Qatar's FIFA Arab Cup qualifiers will go on sale tomorrow
On Tuesday, June 15, tickets for the FIFA Arab Cup qualifiers will go on sale. From June 19 to 25, Qatar will host seven qualifying matches.
10 Jun 12:20 pm
Qatar appears in the most recent Battlefield 2042 maps.
Qatar is slated to appear in one of the most anticipated video games of the year, Battlefield 2042.The title is scheduled to be released on October 22, 2021, for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X and Series S.
06 Jun 2:08 pm
UEFA Euro 2020 Schedule and Fixtures
After being postponed for a year owing to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 16th edition of the UEFA Euro is finally scheduled to begin on 26th of June , with 24 nations competing for the trophy.
01 Jun 2:03 pm
Ticket sales for the combined qualifications for the 2022 World Cup and the 2023 Asian Cup have begun.
The Qatar Football Association (QFA) has announced the availability of tickets for the combined qualifiers for the 2022 FIFA World Cup and the 2023 AFC Asian Cup. The teams in the qualifiers are Qatar, India, Oman, Bangladesh and Afghanistan.
31 May 2:20 pm
Following Argentina's removal as hosts, the Copa America will be hosted in Brazil.
Following the withdrawal of Argentina and Colombia as co-hosts for this year's Copa America, the event will be staged in Brazil instead. CONMEBOL has announced that the Copa America in 2021 would take place as planned, with Brazil hosting.
30 May 12:05 pm
Chelsea wins the Champions League for the second time, defeating Manchester City 1-0
Chelsea won the UEFA Champions League 2020-2021 with a solitary goal winning their second European title, and will now face Villarreal, the winners of the 2020–21 Europa League, in the 2021 UEFA Super Cup.
27 May 2:48 pm
Villarreal win Europa League 2021 against Manchester United
Villarreal win the first European title by beating Manchester United 11-10 on penalties following a 1-1 draw in the Europa League final.
27 May 10:33 am
Qatar to host Diamond League 2021
The 2021 Wanda Doha Diamond League is poised to welcome world and Olympic champions to Doha on Friday, May 28. The annual outdoor track and field competition in Doha will be held for the 25th time.
27 May 9:30 pm
BACK 2 SPORTS
Back 2 Sports
As COVID-19 restrictions are being lifted gradually in Qatar, Several sports venues are now reopening with limited numbers as per the latest guidelines. Here are a few, you could look into.
AAS - Squadra Sports ⚽
CIS - Agbizz Sports ⚽ 🏸 🏐 🤾♀️ 🏀
IICC - Savs Sports & Fitness ⚽
MIS - Larkspur Academy 🏸
CIS - NVBS ⚽ 🏸 🏐 🏀
Oasis Beach Club 🎾
Log on to www.matchbox.game to book your court.
Stallion Sports ⚽
Sparta Academy ⚽
Prime Sports 🏸
26 May 3:14 pm
Qatar Cabinet issues gradual lifting of restrictions
- Professional sports and training, whether in closed or open spaces are allowed.
- Permitting preparatory training for local and international tournaments approved by the Ministry of Public Health.
- Amateurs to train with a maximum of 10 people in open spaces who are fully vaccinated and 5 people in enclosed spaces.
PARKS, CORNICHE AND BEACHES:
- Small groups of up to 5 people or members of the same family can visit open beaches with a capacity of up to 30%.
- Individual sports such as walking, running and cycling are allowed.
- Playgrounds and sports equipment to remain closed in these areas.
Swimming pools and water parks to open according to the following:
- Capacity not exceeding 30% for all outdoor swimming pools and water parks.
- Capacity that does not exceed 20% for all swimming pools and indoor water parks, and only allow entry for clients who have completed doses of the vaccine Covid-19.
- Opening of health clubs, physical training clubs, services like massage, saunas, steam and jacuzzi.
- Moroccan and Turkish baths with capacity not exceeding 30%, provided that all workers in these facilities and clients are vaccinated.
25 May 8:19 pm
Europa League Final 2021
Manchester United and Villareal will compete in the final of the UEFA Europa League tonight at the Polsat Plus Arena in the city of Gdansk, Poland at 10 pm Doha time.
24 May 9:11 am
Qatar to host CAF Super Cup 2020 with 30 percent attendance on Friday May 28th
The Super Cup 2021-21 has announced that 29th edition of the match will be held with 30 percent attendance on Friday May 28th at Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium and is set to kick of at 7pm.
22 May 8:59 pm
Atletico Madrid have been crowned as La Liga Champions
Atletico Madrid pipped city rivals Real Madrid to the La Liga title by coming from behind to beat Real Valladolid in the final game
21 May 6:26 pm
FIFA to implement study on holding World Cup every two years
FIFA to implement a feasibility study on holding the World Cup and Women's World Cup every two years after endorsing the proposal at its annual congress on Friday. ⚽
20 May 4:40 pm
The Indian National Team lands in Doha
The Indian National Team lands safely in Doha on May 19th 2021 for India's forthcoming matches for FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and AFC Asian Cup China 2023, which is to be played from June 3rd onwards.
16 May 8:17 am
North Korea withdraw from Qatar's 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers
North Korea withdraws from Qatar's 2022 FIFA World Cup and Asian Cup China 2023 , the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) confirmed on Sunday.
13 May 6:07 pm
UEFA champions League Final to take place in Portugal
The UEFA Champions League finals between Manchester City FC and Chelsea FC will take place in Portugal on May 29th 2021. It has been decided to allow 6,000 fans of each team to attend.
11 May 12:10 pm
QFA Postpones the forty-ninth edition of the Amir Cup
The Qatar Football Association has decided to postpone the final match of the forty-ninth edition of the Amir Cup to allow fans in stadium. The match was scheduled on Friday, May 14, at Jassim bin Hamad Stadium in Al-Sadd Sports Club.
11 May 6:44 pm
Eid AL Fitr announced in Qatar
The Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs has announced that Thursday 13th May 2021 will be the first day of Eid Al Fitr.
09 May 9:30 pm
Qatar to partially open from May 28, 2021
Doha: In a press conference held by senior Ministry of Public Health and Ministry of Commerce and Industry officials telecast on Qatar television they announced partial lifting of some Covid-19 restrictions in place to prevent the spread of the pandemic.
The lifting of restriction will be in four phases with the first one staring from May 28, 2021.
Follow us for the latest updates on the reopening of sports facilities.
06 May 5:00 pm
FIFA postpones African qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022
FIFA has decided to delay the African qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™️ planned for June 2021 due to the recent spikes in COVID-19. The qualifiers will be rescheduled between September, October and November of 2021, and March 2022.
04 May 2:29 pm
Qatar announces Eid Al Fitr holidays
The Amiri Diwan announces Eid holidays for Ministries, other Govt Entities and Public Institutions. The holiday begins from Sunday May 9th 2021 and ends on Tuesday May 18th 2021.
28 Apr 4:30 pm
FIFA Arab Cup 2021 Volunteering
The draw for the FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021™ was conducted at Katara Opera House in Doha on Tuesday 27 Apr 2021.
The 16 teams have been drawn into four groups of four, as follows:
Group A: Qatar, Iraq, Winner of Oman v. Somalia and Winner of Bahrain v. Kuwait
Group B: Tunisia, UAE, Syria and Winner of Mauritania v. Yemen
Group C: Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Winner of Jordan v. South Sudan and Winner of Palestine v. Comoros
Group D: Algeria, Egypt, Winner of Lebanon v. Djibouti and Winner of Libya v. Sudan
27 Apr 8:30 pm
FIFA Arab Cup Qatar Draw 2021
The draw for the FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021 will be held today in Doha at 9pm. The championship will be held from December 1 to 18, 2021,with the participation of 23 teams officially invited by FIFA.