The Saudi Arabian Football Federation expresses gratitude to Qatar 2022 for its warm welcome and looks forward to a fantastic FIFA World Cup 2022.
The Saudi Arabian Football Federation has expressed gratitude to Qatar 2022 for its warm welcome and looks forward to a fantastic FIFA World Cup. Following the arrival of the Saudi National team in Doha on the evening of Nov 16, the President of the S.A Football Federation thanked Qatar for the warm welcome and praised the FIFA 2022 hosts.
After years of preparation, and with only two days until the tournament begins, SAFF is extremely proud to be a part of the world’s largest sporting event. This will be held in the Middle East for the first time. It represents a special moment in the region’s sporting history for Saudi Arabia. By providing a unique opportunity to celebrate football, and share common values of tolerance. Also, solidarity, friendship, and better connection and understanding of our differences.
500,000 Saudis and football fans from the Middle East region are expected to attend and celebrate the tournament. With many attending for the first time to enjoy a FIFA World Cup, Qatar is clearly helping to realize the ambition of making football truly global.
SAFF is also aware of the non-football-related issues raised by various stakeholders. It recognizes the critical importance of these issues not only for Qatar but for all nations around the world. Even in the face of adversity, progress and a brighter future can be achieved for the benefit of all if people.
SAFF wishes the people of Qatar the best of luck in hosting and competing in the FIFA World Cup 2022. Looks forward to a fantastic competition for all participating teams and fans.