The World Cup trophy is now in Qatar. Only 6 days left. On Sunday (November 20), the football World Cup, known as the ‘Greatest Show on Earth’, will be screened in Qatar. The golden trophy of dreams has arrived in the desert country before the start of this grand event of world football.
Football legend Marcel Desailly and Coca-Cola FIFA WC manager Nazli Barbaroglu unveiled the trophy at a ceremony on Sunday (November 13) evening local time.
Before that, the World Cup trophy reached Doha this morning after traveling through more than 50 countries and regions of the world. The Qatar trophy began its journey from Dubai in the United Arab Emirates last May. The final trophy traveled to Saudi Arabia.
The tradition of world tour of World Cup trophy started in 2006. As such, this year’s golden trophy was also taken to other countries including the participating countries in the World Cup in Qatar. Exhibitions are arranged for fans in every country. Swapneel fans were happy to catch a glimpse of this trophy. Everyone took pictures with the trophy to remember the happy moment.
The World Cup trophy will be overseen by the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy. FIFA until the final on December 18. According to the rules of world football’s governing body (FIFA). Only former champions and heads of state have the right to touch the trophy. It is temporarily held for the winning team. A similar trophy is later awarded to the winning team. The real trophy goes to FIFA.
This time 32 teams of the world will fight for the title in the desert of Qatar. Not only the title, but winning this year’s World Cup in Qatar. It will be a huge money grab for the teams.