FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021 Draw Picks Saudi National Team to Play in 3rd Group

Riyadh, The official draw for the FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021 was conducted at Katara Opera House in Doha, Qatar tonight.The draw ceremony was held in the presence of Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal, President of the Arab Football Association; FIFA P...

Riyadh, The official draw for the FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021 was conducted at Katara Opera House in Doha, Qatar tonight.

The draw ceremony was held in the presence of Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal, President of the Arab Football Association; FIFA President Gianni Infantino; Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al-Thani, President of Qatar Olympic Committee; and Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed Al-Thani, President of the Qatari Association.

The teams have been drawn into four groups of four, as follows:

Group 1: Qatar, Iraq, (Oman or Somalia), (Bahrain or Kuwait).

Group 2: Tunisia, UAE, Syria, (Mauritania or Yemen).

Group 3: Morocco, Saudi Arabia, (Jordan or South Sudan), (Palestine or Comoros).

Group 4: Algeria, Egypt, (Lebanon or Djibouti), (Libya or Sudan).

As many as 23 teams will participate in the tournament, as the matches will take place from 1 to 18 December, 2021, at six of the 2022 World Cup stadiums in Qatar.

Source: Saudi Press Agency