It was announced that Qatar will host the 2022 FIFA World Cup, after the FIFA Executive Committee voted in a secret ballot on 2 December 2010 in Zurich.
Here, take a look at the stadiums that would holding the matches. Certainly one of a kind.
Doha Port Stadium in Doha. To be built. Expected capacity: 44,950.
Al-Gharafa Stadium can hold upto 44,740 people.
Umm Salal Stadium will be able to support 45,120 fans.
Al-Khor Stadium can hold 6,000 cars, 350 buses and the coming and going of 150 public buses/shuttles, as well as 1,000 taxis and water taxis.
Education City Stadium is proposed to be built by 2022.
Lusail Iconic Stadium is designed to be highly energy efficient. Capacity: 86,250.
Al-Shamal Stadium with a seating capacity of 45,120 people.
Sports City Stadium in Doha with a capacity of 47,560 seats.
Al-Wakrah Stadium will have 43,500 seats in the future.
Khalifa International Stadium will hold up to 68,030 fans.
Al-Rayyan Stadium in Al-Rayyan with a screen for projections and advertisements.
Check out the stadiums that will be featuring in the 2018 World Cup in Russia, here!