What you need know about the FIFA World Cup opening ceremony in Qatar, which runs from November 20 to December 18, is as follows:
When is the opening ceremony scheduled to occur?
Before the first Group A match between the hosts Qatar and Ecuador, the World Cup’s opening ceremony will take place on Sunday. At 1400 GMT, the ceremony is set to start.
The opening ceremony of FIFA World Cup was supposed to take place before Qatar’s first game on Monday, which would have resulted in the uncommon circumstance of two games taking place before it. The first game in Qatar was then moved up by a day.
Guillermo Lasso, the president of Ecuador, announced that he would not go to his nation’s important opening game due to domestic instability.
Where is the location of the opening ceremony?
The 60,000-person Al Bayt Stadium, located 40 kilometres (25 miles) north of Doha, will host the opening ceremony.The Al Bayt Stadium is the most remote but also one of the largest and features a retractable roof. It was named and built after the tents used by nomads in the Gulf.
Who will perform at the ceremony’s opening?
FIFA has not yet released a complete list of the opening ceremony performers.One of the boy band’s seven members, Jungkook, of South Korea’s BTS, announced he will play a song called “Dreamers” at the event.
The Black Eyed Peas, Robbie Williams, and Nora Fatehi are a few other acts that have been mentioned as potential opening ceremony performers.