Qatar unveils 2022 World Cup logo round the globe

Last Updated: Sep 04 2019 15:34
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FOOTBALL- Qatar on Tuesday unveiled the logo for the 2022 FIFA World Cup Round the Globe.

Qatar displayed the logo in public spaces in Doha and cities around the world including Madrid, Buenos Aires and Beirut.

The logo design is a stylized Arabic white unisex shawl with maroon patterning, which is displayed in a figure-of-eight symbolising infinity while creating a heart shape above the words "FIFA WORLD CUP Qatar 2022".

The logo was unveiled at exactly 20:22 local time (1722 GMT) - the same as the year of the tournament.

The 2022 event will be held in November and December to avoid the scorching Gulf summer.