Jérôme Valcke, the secretary general of football’s world governing body Fifa, has paved the way for a winter World Cup in 2022 by claiming today that the tournament in Qatar will not take place in the summer.
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Qatar Tourism Authority uses Paris St Germain’s image to boost and promote tourism in Doha. After signing a meaningful deal with PSG, Qatar Tourism Authority could not have leveraged its marketing right better.
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Eiffage SA lost money on building the state-of-the-art soccer stadium in Lille for the 2016 European championships. It’s banking on a return coming from outside of France.
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FC Barcelona has extended its partnership with telecommunications firm Etisalat through to June 30, 2017, while the club has announced it will unveil its new shirt sponsorship agreement with Qatar Airways on March 4.
Paris Saint-Germain have inked a huge deal with the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) that will bring the Ligue 1 leaders more than €150 million ($198.5m) over each of the next four seasons, according to reports.
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Barcelona announced today that Qatar Airways will be displayed on their shirts. The club will receive payments of Eur30.5 million, Eur32 million and Eur33.5 million until the current agreement with QSI expires on June 30, 2016. A UEFA Champions League victory will be worth an additional Eur5 million.
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Al-Jazeera is very serious about football and has landed another domestic Ligue 1 media rights package. After acquiring the Champions League TV rights for the french market AND the Ligue 1 TV rights, the Qatar-based broadcaster had secured rights for an additional six live Ligue 1 games per round on pay-per-view, together with a weekly football magazine-style programme.