Qatargate: The secrets of the World Cup

52’ | EN/FR | HD | 2022

Who would have thought it? On Sunday, November 20, 2022, a country as big as Corsica launches its World Cup in the middle of winter, under 30°C, in air-conditioned stadiums! No football fan had ever known anything like this before.

In addition to the ecological absurdity, there are accusations of corruption and serious human rights violations, but despite the calls for a boycott, more than 1 million fans are expected in Doha, 3 billion in front of their television sets.

But how on earth did Qatar manage to pull this off? Through a unique investigation and exclusive access we take you behind the scenes of the competition and tell you how Doha brought the Cup home…

Director: Pierre-Stéphane Fort


French broadcaster: France Télévisions

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