International football association FIFA have revealed the official logo of 2022 World Cup to be held in Qatar. The official emblem was unveiled at Doha, capital of Qatar. Thousands of spectators were witnessing the unveiling of world cup 2022 emblem that was projected on top buildings of the country.
Burj Doha, Katara Cultural Village Amphitheatre, Ministry of Interior, Souq Waqif and Msheireb and Al Zubarah Fort were the notable buildings to display Qatar 2022 official emblem. The logo design represents the tradition and culture of country which FIFA also elaborate in the press release.
“The swooping curves of the emblem represent the undulations of desert dunes and the unbroken loop depicts both the number eight – a reminder of the eight astonishing stadiums that will host matches – and the infinity symbol, reflecting the interconnected nature of the event,” FIFA said in a release.
“Besides echoing the shape of the iconic FIFA World Cup Trophy, the emblem’s central form takes inspiration from a traditional woollen shawl. During winter months, shawls are worn around the world and in the Arab and Gulf region in particular by a variety of people and in various styles,” release added.
This will be 22nd edition of football’s biggest event that will be played in winters for the first occasion. It is due to play from 21 November to 18 December 2022.