FIFA President Gianni Infantino made a statement to beIN SPORTS.

    Noting that Qatar 2022 will be the best tournament ever, Infantino said, “We are all very excited for the World Cup. It will be the best World Cup ever. Qatar is ready, the city is ready. Stadiums with artistic value are ready. Metros and fan areas are really beautiful.” he said.

    Infantino also praised Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo:

    “First of all, I hope they don’t decide to retire. I think they are still at a level to play high-level football. Ronaldo and Messi have shown that they are unique footballers with what they have done in the last 15 years. That’s why we want them to continue playing as much as possible. They have reached the level of legends without leaving football.”