3/26/2018 3:39:44 PM (GMT+3)

Qatar name Xavi as 2022 FIFA World Cup brand ambassador

Qatar name Xavi as 2022 FIFA World Cup brand ambassador

DOHA: Spanish legend Xavi Hernandez was named as the first global ambassador for the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, it was announced here on Sunday.

A World Cup-winner with Spain, Xavi now plays for Qatar’s Al Sadd Club since 2015-16 season. “The Spaniard will help the SC promote various projects that harness the power of football to bring about positive social change,” the SC said in a Press release.

The 38-year-old has been an ambassador for the SC’s Generation Amazing programme – a key legacy project – for the past two years. He will continue supporting Generation Amazing, which is the SC’s flagship corporate social responsibility programme.

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