Taking place from 4 to 11 February 2021, the FIFA Club World Football Championship 2020 will feature six continental champions, including Qatar Airways partner and European champion FC Bayern Munich and Palmeiras, coached by Portuguese Abel Ferreira
Qatar Airways is proud to be the Official Partner Airline of the FIFA Club World Cup 2020 Championship, to be held in Qatar for the second consecutive year, where the continental champions clash will take place between 4 and 11 February 2021.
In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, the championship will be organized according to the safety guidelines required by FIFA to protect the health and safety of everyone involved in the competition. The Education City Stadium and Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium are ready to host the respective games of teams such as Ulsan Hyundai (AFC), Al Ahly (CAF), Tigers (CONCACAF) Palmeiras (CONMEBOL), FC Bayern Munich (UEFA) and the host league champion Al Duhail SC (QSL), all ready to compete for the most prestigious achievement in club football worldwide.
In order to ensure a safe and hassle-free travel experience, the team at Hamad International Airport is developing a personalized operational plan for team arrivals and departures.
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, Mr. Akbar Al Baker, said: “As we gain momentum for the FIFA Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup, we are pleased to be involved as the Official Airline that brings together the best clubs from all the continents, when Qatar will once again stage the FIFA Club World Cup 2020 Championship. As the national air carrier of the State of Qatar, we look forward to welcoming world-class football teams that will unite fans from all over the world“.
The draw for the tournament took place at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, setting the championship schedule, which starts at the Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium on 4 February.
In addition to being the official partner airline of, the Qatar Airways football family of major world clubs includes Al Sadd SC, AS Roma, Boca Juniors, FC Bayern Munich, K.A.S. Eupen and Paris Saint-Germain. Fans can purchase the football equipment of European champion FC Bayern Munich as they pass through HIA, at FC Bayern’s only Fan Shop in the Middle East. The national carrier of the State of Qatar has key partnerships with several other high-level sports events and organizations.
Qatar Airways currently operates more than 800 weekly flights to more than 120 destinations worldwide. In late March 2021, Qatar Airways plans to rebuild its network for more than 130 destinations, with many cities being served with a strong schedule and more daily frequencies.