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The plan to expand the World Cup from 32 to 48 teams is being scrutinised. FIFA has announced it would examine human rights in countries that have expressed an interest to host the 2022 World Cup alongside Qatar. Currently, Qatar is the sole organiser of the 2022 World Cup and plans to host 32 teams. Kuwait has expressed an interest in co-hosting the tournament and allowing it to expand to 48 teams.¬†Other neighbouring countries Saudi…

After surprising Switzerland last Wednesday (0-1), Qatar has achieved another encouraging performance on Monday by holding Iceland in friendly on Monday (2-2). Hasan Al Haydos (3rd) and Boualem Khoukhi (68th) were instrumental to achieving that feat. On Iceland’s side, Saad Al Sheeb scored against his side (29) while Sigthorsson gave the advantage to his team 25 minutes later (56th). This is a new positive result for Qatar which is getting ready to host the 2022…