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Anti-Qatar states try getting Kuwait on-side over FIFA ban

18 October, 2017

Gulf states currently blockading Qatar have tried to woo Kuwait by promising to boycott a football tournament in Doha unless a FIFA ban on Kuwait is lifted.

Hosting of World Cup 'non-negotiable': Qatar responds to UAE

11 October, 2017

Qatar has strongly criticised Emirati officials for questioning Doha's hosting of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, saying that the tournament "is not up for discussion or negotiation".

UAE issues new threat to Qatar 2022 World Cup

10 October, 2017

Another attack has been launched on Qatar's hosting of the 2022 World Cup, with UAE Foreign Minister Anwar Gargash saying 'Doha should review its record'.

For the love of the game

10 October, 2017

Comment: Unlike Mubarak before him, Sisi can't use football as a PR tool, but the regime can still exploit it to rally blinding patriotism, writes Gehad Quisay.

Celebrations erupt after Egypt qualifies for World Cup

09 October, 2017

Millions across the world aided Egypt in their celebrations after the national football team qualified for the upcoming the World Cup for the first time since 1990.

Dubai security chief tells Qatar to cancel World Cup

09 October, 2017

Dubai security official Dhahi Khalfan has courted controversy again after telling Doha a Saudi-UAE blockade on Qatar will end if it gives up plans to host the 2022 World Cup.

Qatar denies Saudi-led blockade will 'risk' 2022 World Cup

08 October, 2017

Qatar has dismissed a report which alleged an 'increasing political risk' that the 2022 World Cup in Doha will not go ahead due to a siege by neighbouring countries.

Road to Russia: This week in Middle East football

04 October, 2017

Saudi Arabian giants al-Hilal have become the seventh most-followed football team on Twitter, while Syrians remain divided on whether to follow their team on a historic sporting journey.

Arabs leading Africa: This week in Middle Eastern football

28 September, 2017

Blog: All four teams in the continent's top club competition are from north African nations, writes Uri Levy.

Interpol approves Palestinian membership bid

27 September, 2017

Palestine joined Interpol as a member state on Wednesday, following a vote at the international police organisation’s general assembly in Beijing, that was opposed by Israel.

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