*Team camps consist of four-star and five-star hotels, villas, resorts and non-hotel accommodations
With just under a month until the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, the country is filled with signs of the tournament everywhere, and everything seems to be approaching zero hours for the 22nd edition of the FIFA World Cup, Qatar 2022. The mega event kicks off on November 20 and will run until December 18.
All the arrangements and preparations to receive the 32 teams are ready, especially since the first team to arrive will be on November 7th. The Japanese team will arrive first.
Team camps consist of four-star and five-star hotels, villas, resorts, and non-hotel accommodations, such as sports academy buildings, school dormitories, and college residences, in addition to other facilities such as treatment rooms.
All of these places stand out for their ability to protect the privacy of the teams and have been equipped with all the necessary security protocols.
As for the training centers spread across the country, some of them have been renovated and others have been built to the highest standards. Their proximity to the teams’ base was also taken into account.
The Qatar team, which won the 2019 Asian Cup for the first time in its history and are playing in Group A, chose the Al Azizia hotel, located in the Aspire zone, as their base camp. The team led by Spaniard Felix Sanchez will train at the training ground No. 3 of the Aspire zone.
Al Moez Ali and Akram Afif’s teammates will face Ecuador on November 20 at Al Bayt Stadium. They will have to face Senegal (African Champions 2021) in the second match on November 25, at the Al Thumama stadium and then complete the group stage by meeting the Netherlands on November 29, at the Al Bayt stadium.
As for the Ecuadorian team, it chose the Hyatt Regency Oryx hotel near Hamad International Airport. She will train at the Messemer Sports Club, while the Senegal team has chosen the Al Duhail Sports Hall Hotel as their base camp.
Bayern Munich star Sadio Mane’s teammates are training at No.2 at Al-Duhail Stadium.
The Senegal team is led by coach Aliou Cissé, in charge since March 4, 2015, after his appointment to succeed Frenchman Alain Giresse.
The Senegal team will play its first match of the first round on November 21 against the Netherlands at the Al Thumama stadium. They will meet the Qatar national team on November 25 at Al Thumama Stadium and conclude their group matches against Ecuador on November 29 at Khalifa International Stadium.
Meanwhile, the Netherlands national team will stay at the St. Regis Doha in the West Bay and train at Qatar University Stadium No. 6. The team, led by veteran Dutch coach Louis van Gaal, since August 4, 2021, will begin their World Cup journey by facing Senegal on November 21 at the Al Thumama stadium, while their second game will be against Ecuador on November 25 at Khalifa International Stadium, before meeting the Qatari national team on November 29, 2022 at Al Bayt Stadium.
Group B includes England, Iran, USA and Wales.
The England team, which has participated in 15 previous editions, and is preparing its 16th participation in the 22nd edition, will be hosted at the Souq Al Wakra Hotel.
The team led by coach Gareth Southgate will train at the Al Wakra Club stadium.
Southgate led England to fourth place at the 2018 World Cup in Russia and the final of the UEFA European Football Championship (Euro 2020).
The Iranian team will stay at the Al Rayyan Hotel and train at the Al Rayyan Stadium, while the USA team, which is in its 11th World Cup final appearance, opted to stay at the hotel. Marsa Malaz Kempinski and will train at the Al Gharafa club stadium.
The USA team is led by coach Gregg Berhalter, who took over the task on December 2, 2018 and led them to qualify for the 2022 World Cup after winning the 2021 Gold Cup and the CONCACAF League Cup. the same year.
Berhalter will be one of the few to have participated in the World Cup as a player and a coach. He participated as a player in the 2002 and 2006 World Cups.
The American team begins its matches by facing Wales on November 21, 2022 at the Ahmed Bin Ali Stadium, before facing England on November 25 at Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor. It will conclude the first round by facing Iran on November 29, 2022 at the Al Thumama stadium.
The Wales national team have chosen to stay at the Delta Hotel City Center, located in the Diplomatic Quarter, while training at the new Al Sadd Club stadiums.
In World Cup Group C, the Argentina team has chosen Qatar University as their home base and will train at Qatar University Training Site No. 3.
The Argentine national team, which plays its matches in the group stage at Lusail Stadium and 974, is led by coach Lionel Scaloni, who took over on August 3, 2018, succeeding his compatriot Jorge Sampaoli.
Messi’s teammates will start their World Cup games by meeting the Saudi team on November 22 at the Lusail Stadium, then facing Mexico on November 26 at the same stadium, before concluding the first round against Poland on November 30 at the stadium 974.
The Saudi team, making their second consecutive appearance and the sixth in their history, will stay at the Murwab Resort at Sealine Beach, about 57 km south of Doha.
Colleagues of Saleh al-Shehri, Salman al-Faraj and Yasser al-Shahrani will train at Sealine’s training grounds.
The Saudi national team has been led by French coach Hervé Renard since May 29, 2019. He took over, succeeding Argentinian Juan Antonio Pizzi.
Salem al-Dosari’s teammates will start the World Cup by playing against Argentina on November 22 at Lusail Stadium, before playing with their Polish counterparts on November 26 at Education City Stadium. They conclude the group stage against Mexico on November 30 at Lusail Stadium.
The Mexico national team has decided to reside at the Murwab Resort in the Simaisma area, about 45 km north of Doha, while they will train at the Al Khor Club stadium,
As for the Polish national team, it has chosen to stay at the Ezdan Palace hotel, located in the Duhail district, while it will train at the Al-Kharaitiyat Club stadium.
As for the teams in group D, the France team has chosen to stay at the Al Messila station. The team led by coach Didier Deschamps since July 2012 will train at the Al Sadd Club.
The teammates of Karim Benzema and Kylian Mbappe will start their World Cup campaign against Australia on November 22 at the Al Janoub Stadium, before meeting their Danish counterpart on November 26 at the 974 Stadium. They will conclude the matches in this round by meeting the Tunisia on November 30 at the City of Education Stadium.
Meanwhile, the Australian National Team has decided to reside at the new Aspire Academy Athlete Residences and train at Aspire Zone No. 5 Stadium.
As for the Danish team, they chose to reside in the seaside resort of Retaj Salwa Resort & Spa near Salwa Road. The team led by coach Kasper Hjulmand will train at Al Sailiya SC stadiums.
The Danish team will begin their journey in the tournament on November 22, meeting the Tunisian team at the Education City Stadium. He will then face his French counterpart on November 26 at 974 Stadium. As for the last match of the first round, it will meet Australia on November 30 at the Al Janoub stadium.
The Tunisian team chose the Wyndham Grand Doha Hotel West Bay. The team led by Jalal al-Qadri since last February will train at Al-Uqla training grounds.
Youssef Msakni’s colleagues will begin their participation by meeting Denmark on November 22 at the Education City Stadium. They will face Australia on November 26 at the Al Janoub stadium, before meeting world champions France on November 30 at the Education City stadium.
In Group E, Spain opted to reside at Qatar University. The team, led by coach Luis Enrique since July 9, 2018, will train at Qatar University Stadium No. 1. The Spanish national team will play their first match against Costa Rica on November 23 at Al Thumama Stadium, before facing Germany at Al Bayt Stadium on November 27. Its group stage will conclude with a match with Japan on December 1, 2022, at the Khalifa International Stadium.
The Costa Rican will be staying at the DusitD2 Salwa Hotel, approximately 20 minutes from Hamad International Airport, and training at the Al-Ahly Club Stadium.
Germany have chosen to stay at Zulal Resort, located in Al Ruwais, around 110 km north of Doha, and their team will train at the Al Shamal Club stadium.
The Japanese team will stay at the Radisson Blu Hotel, located about 4 km from Souq Waqif.
The team will train at the No. 1 stadium of the Al Sadd club.
The Japanese team is led by coach Hajime Moriyasu
As for Group F, the Belgian team chose to stay at the Hilton Salwa Beach Resort and Villas, near Abu Samra, about 90 km southwest of Doha.
The Salwa training ground will host the training sessions of the team led by Spanish coach Roberto Martinez since August 3, 2016.
The teammates of Kevin de Bruyne and Romelu Lukaku will play against Canada on November 24 at the Ahmed bin Ali Stadium. Eden Hazard’s team will face Morocco on November 27 at the Al Thumama stadium. In the third and final match, the team will play Croatia on December 1 at the Ahmed bin Ali Stadium.
As for the Canadian national team, they will stay at the Century Premier Hotel in Lusail, while training at the Umm Salal stadium.
The Moroccan team has chosen the Wyndham Doha West Bay hotel as its headquarters. Ashraf Hakimi’s colleagues will train at the Al Duhail Club stadium. The Moroccan team is led by Walid Regragui. They will start their first round match against Croatia on November 23 at Al Bayt Stadium, then meet Belgium on November 27 at Al Thumama Stadium and conclude the first round against Canada on December 1 at Al Thumama Stadium.
The Croatian national team has chosen to stay at the Hilton Doha hotel in the West Bay area and will train at the training ground at the Ersal Complex No. 3.
In Group G, the Brazilian national team chose to stay at The Westin Doha hotel in the city center. The team will train at the Al Arabi Club stadium.
Adenor Leonardo Bacchi has been coaching the national team since June 16, 2016. Neymar’s teammates will play their first match on November 24 against Serbia at the Lusail stadium before facing Switzerland in the second round on November 28 at the 974 stadium. third match, they will face Cameroon on December 2 at the Lusail stadium.
As for the Serbian national team, they will stay at the Rixos Gulf Hotel near Hamad International Airport, while training at the Al Arabi Club stadium.
The Swiss national football team has chosen the Le Royal Méridien hotel in Lusail as its base camp and trains at the Qatar University Stadium.
The Cameroon team will stay at the Banyan Tree Hotel in La Cigale Msheireb, while training, led by coach Rigobert Song, will take place at the Al Sailiya Club.
Last update: October 21, 2022 10:37 p.m.