During the course of the 2022 World Cup, Qatar has done its homework and wowed the international soccer community with a world-class training center and a brand new airport. The country has the highest GDP per capita in the world and a populace that’s capable of voting with their feet. As a result, the country was lucky enough to be awarded a berth in the World Cup. The country has been tasked with selecting a team from amongst some of the best national teams in the world. It’s a daunting task, to say the least.
The most exciting part of the whole saga is that the country has managed to retain most of its top players through a series of domestic professional leagues. As such, the country has hired the best of the best. Moreover, the country has managed to produce a wealth of talented youngsters – a feat that is not unheard of in the world of sports. This has led to the creation of a plethora of topnotch national teams.
The 2022 FIFA World Cup is set to begin on June 14, and will run through the end of December. The country has racked up a total of $220 billion in FIFA World Cup related spending. That’s more than the combined totals of the eight previous World Cups. Qatar has also thrown its hat into the ring as a contender for the title of “Most Inspiring Country in the World” – a title it has yet to take up. With all the hype surrounding Qatar’s FIFA credentials, the country isn’t short on egos. This has been exemplified in the effervescent manner of their team selection process. The country has also managed to create the sexiest national team in the world, one that can actually make a run at the World Cup.