Paris Saint-Germain Coach: Qatar Will Organize Great World Cup This Year
16 May 2022

Paris Saint-Germain Coach: Qatar Will Organize Great World Cup This Year

Doha, May 15 (QNA) - Paris Saint-Germain coach Argentine coach Mauricio Pochettino confirmed that organizing the 2022 World Cup in Qatar is a remarkable and wonderful event with the preparations made by the country, and the accelerated steps as the event approaches on Nov. 21. This came in a press conference held by the French club at its residence in a hotel in the Msheireb area in the heart of Doha today, in the presence of the two stars Italian Marco Verratti, and French defender Presnel Kimpembe, local and French media. Pochettino expressed his happiness with his presence, as part of the promotional tour that the team is holding in Qatar throughout today and tomorrow, which includes a visit to two of the eight stadiums hosting the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. The Paris Saint-Germain coach said that the visit was supposed to be last January, but due to the Corona (Covid-19) pandemic, it was postponed to later date, there was eagerness from everyone in the club to come to Doha and take advantage of the opportunity to meet many of the teams’ fans there, as it is important for us to spend some moments with them. He pointed out that the competition in the World Cup is at its most intense, describing the group in which his country's Argentina national team signed, along with Poland, Mexico and Saudi Arabia, as complex. Pochettino expressed his optimism about the future of the French team in the next stage, stressing that the ambitions are great, and there is a goal set by everyone, which is to win the Champions League, pointing out that the team had previously reached the final in the previous edition, and was unlucky against his German counterpart Bayern Munich by losing a clean goal, the team also faced strong competition in the current version. The promotional tour, which concludes on Monday, includes some promotional and marketing activities, as well as a visit to the club's academy headquarters in Doha, and some prominent tourist attractions to meet the fans, and then the team will leave for Paris. The Paris Saint-Germain delegation landed in Doha on Sunday morning, May 15, 2022, as part of its promotional tour that the team is holding in Qatar, this is the first visit to the French capital club since 2019, as it was the last visit within its winter camp, after which the Corona (Covid-19) pandemic canceled many promotional tours that the management of Paris Saint-Germain had planned to make to the capital, Doha. (QNA)