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Zidane: A victory for the Arab world

An ambassador for Qatar’s bid to stage the 2022 FIFA World Cup™, former France midfielder Zinedine Zidane was all smiles on a dramatic Thursday afternoon in Zurich.

Speaking exclusively to, the usually reserved Zizou voiced his delight at the Qataris’ successful candidature and outlined what it means to him on a personal level and to the Arab world as a whole.

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sokrates4193d ago

I am sorry england didnt get it 2018- but it was pretty cool that the arabs won it 4 years later. Its the world Cup, and FIFA is right changing world scenes

kulka4193d ago

I cant wait for 2022 with all the money they have it will be a one to remember the stadiums projects looked amazing

ad4mb4192d ago

yeh, it will be one for the rich anyway...