The Offcial Emblem Reveal of the 22nd edition of the FIFA World Cup, Qatar 2022TM
The Of?cial Emblem of the 22nd edition of the FIFA World Cup™ was unveiled, as FIFA and host country Qatar reached another major milestone on the road to the world’s greatest football showpiece.
A number of major cities around the world, also celebrated the milestone, with images of the emblem seen on renowned locations and outdoor billboards in prominent public spaces. Some of the world’s best-known footballers and FIFA World Cup legends were taken to social media to support the launch and share the emblem with their millions of fans online.
The emblem’s design embodies the vision of an event that connects and engages the entire world, while also featuring striking elements of local and regional Arab culture and allusions to the beautiful game.
The new typeface created to accompany the emblem reimagines traditional Arabic calligraphy in a new, contemporary font, taking inspiration from the region and Asia, and fusing tradition with modernity.
The emblem is just one example of the bold, modern tournament designs that will be revealed in the run-up to the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. The striking Al Janoub Stadium – modelled after the traditional dhow boat used in the region and the second venue to be ready – hosted its ?rst match in May this year and demonstrates the host country’s grand vision to create iconic designs. The remaining six venues are scheduled to be completed before the end of 2020, including the spectacular fanar lantern inspired Lusail Stadium, which will host the opening match on 21 November, as well as the ?nal on 18 December 2022.