Qatar ‘will not stop’ after 2022 World Cup
HE Sheikh Saoud: says Qatar is now being approached by different international federations asking the state to organise their world championships.
AFP/Doha – Qatar “will not stop” bidding for major international sporting events after the 2022 World Cup and a potential Olympics, the head of the country’s most powerful sports organisation told AFP in an interview.
HE Sheikh Saoud bin Abdulrahman al-Thani, secretary general and CEO of the Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC), said the state was “open to any potential sport”.
This could theoretically mean bidding for a second football World Cup, hosting matches from foreign football leagues, as well as a large number of other sporting events.
Sheikh Saoud said the country was even being directly approached by different international sporting federations asking it to host “world championships”.
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Source News: Gulf Times