Currently, the FIFA World Cup 2022 is in progress in Qatar. It is the first World Cup held in Arab countries. There have been numerous challenges and controversy since Qatar was awarded the hosting rights for the tournament.
The first game of the 2022 World Cup will be held on Sunday, November 20 between Qatar and Ecuador at 9:30 p.m. It is the first match of the tournament and there will be an opening ceremony at Al Bayt Stadium in Doha. The stadium has a capacity of 60,000 people. The opening ceremony will feature a performance by BTS singer Jungkook.
Viacom18 Private Limited, the official broadcaster for the FIFA World Cup 2022, has announced the panel of regional commentators for the tournament. These include former Indian men’s national team goalkeeper Subrata Paul, Kerala Blasters FC assistant coach Ishfaq Ahmed, India footballer Robin Singh, Brazilian footballer Jose Ramirez Barreto and former player Karan Sawhney. These will be present in a five-language panel. The VISA Match Centre Live will also feature current and former national team players, locker room access and pitch-side coverage. The channel will be available in all paid cable TV platforms.
The FIFA World Cup 2022 is a twenty-nation football tournament, and will be held in Qatar. The tournament will be played from November 20 to December 18, and the opening ceremony will be held at the Al Bayt Stadium. Viacom18 Sports will be broadcasting the event in five languages – Hindi, English, Bengali, Tamil and Telugu.