DILI (7 June 2015) – The AFC reiterates its support for the 2022 FIFA World Cup to be held in Qatar.
Football is the world’s game that should set itself no geographical borders. The Gulf is a true football region, with some of the world’s most passionate football lovers, and Qatar is no exception.
Qatar 2022 will be the first time the West Asian region will have had a chance to show this passion to the world, during what will be only the second FIFA World Cup to be held in Asia.
The AFC and the whole Asian football community stands with Qatar and we all look forward to hosting the World Cup, and welcoming the world.