Zurich, Switzerland: The argumentative 2022 World Cup in Qatar will start on 21 Nov and finish on 18 December, FIFA reliable on Friday after their executive cabinet met in Zurich.
FIFA had already announced in Mar that a final would be played on 18 Dec — Qatar’s inhabitant day — and a start date reliable on Friday means a contest will run for 28 days, 4 days shorter than usual.
The tournament, customarily played in Jun and July, was changed to equivocate a effects of a withering dried feverishness in a Gulf during that time of year.
The preference to endowment Qatar a hosting of a tournament, taken in 2010, along with that of a 2018 contest to Russia has been a theme of a Swiss review centred around either bribes were paid during a behest process.
FIFA officials have pronounced both countries could be nude of their hosting rights if transparent justification of bungle emerges.