KARACHI / LISBON / DOHA / BAGHDAD / ABU DHABI: FIFA is hoping for a record revenue from the World Cup in Qatar, with the revenue of the last edition played in Russia expected to exceed $5.4 billion, the organizers of the mega-event It is also believed that all disputes will be extinguished by holding the ceremony.
According to the details, the Football World Cup is starting from Sunday in Qatar, the host country has made excellent arrangements for this tournament which lasts for a month.
Many very beautiful stadiums were also prepared, however, various issues including human rights violations in Qatar are being raised by the Western media during the showpiece event, due to which the dust of controversy around the World Cup is currently visible. However, the organizers are confident that as soon as the World Cup starts, these controversies will die down and the focus will be on the action on the field.
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FIFA is also expecting record revenue for the tournament in Qatar, having already sold 2.4 million hospitality packages.
FIFA officials are hopeful that the 2018 mega event in Russia will break the record of $5.4 billion this time around.
A full house is expected during all the matches due to favorable weather conditions. The provision of accommodation and other facilities for the teams and fans from all over the world has also been given a lot of attention, along with this, some relaxation of the rules has been indicated by the host country.
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