7/13/2018 11:10:39 PM (GMT+3)

Football fans visit Qatar 2022 exhibitions in Moscow

Football fans visit Qatar 2022 exhibitions in Moscow

MOSCOW: Football fans, who are eager to know what Qatar 2022 may offer, can drop in at roadto2022 Exhibition at the historic GUM department store here.

Located on the ground floor of the store, the free-to-attend attraction offers visitors a fascinating trip through football history, with memorabilia including match-worn shirts from legends such as Pele, Diego Maradona and Xavi Hernandez, along with mascots and official balls from past tournaments.

In addition, the exhibition showcases Qatar’s plans for the next edition of the tournament in 2022 while celebrating the country’s football history, including the comprehensive FIFA World Cup tickets collection of Qatari collector Mohammed Abdulatif.

Lana Kayed, the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy’s (SC) Head of Art & Culture, organised the exhibition.

“The objective of the exhibition is to engage with football fans in Russia and introduce them to Qatar’s preparations for the World Cup,” said Kayed. “We want to showcase the passion for football in Qatar and highlight football’s unique ability to unite people of all cultures and backgrounds.”