The Al Bayt Stadium hosted the 2022 FIFA World Cup opening ceremeony.© AFP
Shahid Ali, one of many engineers behind the development work within the Al Bayt Stadium in Qatar for FIFA World Cup 2022, mentioned that it’s a proud feeling to be part of its development workforce and it felt good seeing the opening ceremony occur on the stadium. The FIFA World Cup 2022 kicked off on Sunday with a glittering opening ceremony, which featured the likes of actor Morgan Freeman and Ok-Pop group BTS. Shahid recalled that he went to Qatar when the development work for the stadium had began again in 2017.
“It feels good to see the opening ceremony of the World Cup on the stadium. It’s a proud feeling that I used to be part of the development workforce of the stadium. It was extraordinarily robust to work in Qatar in excessive temperatures,” Shahid informed ANI.
The working was so robust that they got breaks each 20 minutes and ample preparations for labourers like followers and glucose water was made obtainable. The engineer mentioned that there have been folks from greater than 35 international locations together with China, UK and Australia who had been working with them.
“There have been Indians from the bottom stage to high administration in Qatar,” he added. Shahid mentioned that medical services for the employees had been good and so they had ambulances, docs and nurses close by.
Enner Valencia scored a brace to assist Ecuador defeat Qatar within the opening sport of the 2022 FIFA World Cup on the Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor, Qatar on Sunday. The group A sport noticed the hosts being dominated by the South Individuals, with the match seeing the maiden occasion the place the opening aim of a World Cup was scored by a penalty kick.
With this win, Ecuador turned the primary workforce to beat the host nation within the opening match of the World Cup within the 92-year historical past of the match. Ecuador is now the early chief of its group. It can now face the Netherlands in its second group match on Friday whereas Qatar can even host Senegal on the identical day.
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