Qatar’s Khalifa International Stadium preparing to host 24th Arabian Gulf Cup

  • Khalifa International Stadium will host the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup
  • Venue also slated to host FIFA Club World Cup matches in December
  • First tournament-ready stadium for 2022 FIFA World Cup
  • Before it plays a key role at the FIFA Club World Cup Qatar 2019™ this December and the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™, Khalifa International Stadium is gearing up to host the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup, which will kick off on 27 November.

    The tournament, organised by the Arab Gulf Cup Football Federation (AGCFF), will be contested by five teams, with all the matches taking place at Khalifa International Stadium. The draw for the tournament will take place in Doha on 23 October.

    “We are proud to be hosting the Arabian Gulf Cup in Qatar for the fourth time and look forward to hosting thousands of fans from across the region,” said Jassim Al Rumaihi, general secretary of the AGCFF, in a statement. “We welcome everyone to enjoy this festival of football.”

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