FIFA World Cup 2022 : Fans Across The Globe Gear Up For Mega Event In Qatar (PHOTOS)

Qatar is gearing up for the official start of the 2022 World Cup on Sunday.

From Doha’s Souq Waqif to the packed waterfront and colourful displays on city streets.

The country is abuzz over football’s premiere event, which is expected to draw more than 1.2 million visitors to Qatar.

Dancers perform for fans at FIFA World Cup in Doha Qatar
A Group of women from Colombia in Souq Waqif, Doha, Qatar.
A group of women walk down the street.
Fans celebrate at a concert in Doha prior to the start of the FIFA World Cup
A statue of La
A child holds a Qatari flag.
A lit up FIFA World Cup display on the waterfront in Doha
A woman wearing a Canadian flag
A family walk along the road during pre FIFA World Cup festivities
People walking down the road at night during festivities prior to the beginning of the FIFA World Cup.