H.H. The Emir presents the FIFA World Cup™ trophy to Argentina after an exhilarating climax to Qatar 2022™ at Lusail Stadium
19 December 2022

H.H. The Emir, Shiekh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, along with VVIPs, saw Argentina lift the FIFA World Cup™ trophy for the first time in 36 years, to conclude an epic and dramatic Final at the iconic Lusail Stadium. ‘La Albiceleste’ defeated France (4-2 in a penalty shoot-out) after the nail-biting match finished level at 3-3.


Following the game, festivities erupted among hundreds of thousands of fans, visitors and locals – as the Final coincided with breathtaking Qatar National Day celebrations, which culminated in a parade along the street by the Argentina team.