Here we show you all the details about the opening ceremony of the 2022 FIFA World Cup
This year’s FIFA World Cup is one of the most controversial events in sports history. Nevertheless, football’s biggest stage is ready to entertain every sports fan in the world.
The opening ceremony of every World Cup has been special, but the 2010 World Cup ceremony strikes a different note with arguably the best World Cup song ever made. Of course we are talking about Wavin’ Flag which was sung by K’naan.
- Date: Sunday 20 November
- Venue: Al Bayt Stadium
- Time: 19:30 IST
- Live Stream: Jio Cinema (India)
The 2022 FIFA World Cup opening ceremony begins on Sunday, November 20. It is expected to start at 19:30 IST (14:00 GMT). The ceremony will be followed by the opening match of the tournament, which will be held between Qatar and Ecuador at 21.00 IST.
The ceremony takes place at Al Bayt Stadium (capacity of 60,000 seats) i Al Khor. Al Bayt was one of the stadiums built for the World Cup and it will host six group matches, a round of 16 match and a semi-final in this tournament.
What happens at the opening ceremony?
On November 12, BTS’s official Twitter account announced that their star singer Jungkook would be one of the performers at Sunday’s opening ceremony.
He also tweeted that he would be contributing to the tournament’s official soundtrack. The tweet read, “Proud to announce that Jung Kook is part of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Soundtrack and will be performing at the World Cup Opening Ceremony. Stay tuned!”
This is the only information we have right now.