Qatar serves up perfect conditions for football…in winter


By Andrew Warshaw at the Khalifa Stadium in Doha

January 7 – If a jaw-dropping opening ceremony and a dazzling firework display (pictured) high into the night sky are a barometer of a country’s ability to host a World Cup, then Qatar should have no worries about staging theirs in little under 12 years from now.

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