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Who Will Host The 2022 World Cup?

Russia are the hosts for the 2018 World Cup, however who will host the match 4 years from now?

Who Will Host The 2022 World Cup?

Properly the 2018 match has completed with worthy winners France taking the World Cup trophy residence with them, and that signifies that consideration has already shifted to 4 years from now and the 2022 version. However who will host it?

Amidst controversy, the 2022 hosts of the World Cup will likely be Qatar, making it the primary Asian nation to host the match since South Korea and Japan did so in 2002.

Will probably be the primary Center Japanese nation to host the match, nevertheless this might change as a result of ongoing investigations of corruption inside FIFA. The awarding of 2018 World Cup has additionally acquired appreciable criticism as a result of the potential of corruption.

FIFA performed an inner investigation of the bidding course of, which was headed by Hans-Joachim Eckert. In accordance with his findings Qatar have been cleared of any wrongdoing, nevertheless lawyer Michael J Garcia has mentioned the report had quite a few errors and was at occasions incomplete.

Sepp Blatter awards the 2022 World Cup to Qatar (Getty Pictures)

In 2015 it was introduced that each nations might have the tournaments stripped from them. Domenico Scala, the unbiased chairman of Fifa’s audit and compliance committee, mentioned, “If proof ought to emerge that the awards to Qatar and Russia solely happened because of purchased votes then the awards could possibly be invalidated.”

Thus far, nothing has been introduced ahead so Russia remained the 2018 hosts, and Qatar will host the match in 2022.

2022 can even be the final match with the 32-team format with the match increasing to 48 groups 4 years on.

Check out a few of the artists renditions of stadiums for the Qatar World Cup under.

An artists rendition of the Al Rayyan Stadium, a Qatar 2022 World Cup venue to be in-built Al-Rayyan, Qatar. (Getty Pictures)

An artists rendition of the Al Bayt Stadium to be buit in Al Khor, Qatar (Getty Pictures)

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Moreover, the 2026 match host will likely be a joint match held in Mexico, Canada and america.

As talked about above, this would be the first match with the brand new 48-team format.

This new format could have 16 extra groups, and 16 extra video games to get pleasure from however it is going to look barely completely different to how we all know it now.

The group levels will likely be 16 teams of three groups with the highest two going by.

From that time on, it’s knockout levels. This new format was launched in order that extra video games could possibly be performed as a complete, however the winners would nonetheless be solely enjoying seven video games.

What do you make of this new format? And what do you consider Qatar internet hosting the World Cup in 4 years time?

Don’t neglect to observe World Soccer on Fb and Twitter so you’ll be able to tell us. 

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