beIN Media Group, the global sports and entertainment group, has acquired the exclusive rights to broadcast the FIFA Club World Cup Qatar 2020 on beIN Sports across 24 countries in the Middle East & North Africa (MENA).
This edition of the FIFA Club World Cup will see 6 teams compete in two world-class stadiums in Qatar (Ahmad bin Ali stadium and Education City stadium) from February 4th to 11th.
UEFA Champions League winners FC Bayern Munich, CONMEBOL Champions League winners Palmeiras, CONCACAF Champions League winners Tigres UNAL, CAF Champions League winners Al Ahly SC, AFC Champions League winners Ulsan Hyundai FC, and Qatari champions Al Duhail SC are all set to feature in this year’s competition.
The Club World Cup is the first FIFA competition held since the global outbreak of Covid-19 nearly 12 months ago, and host country Qatar will provide the required safeguards to protect the health and safety of all involved in the competition.
Mohammad Al-Subaie, Acting CEO of beIN MENA, said: “The FIFA Club World Cup that begins this week marks a milestone moment for Qatar, as the final steps start to be taken towards the FIFA World Cup 2022 and a defining period for the MENA region. beIN Media Group is proud to be at the heart of these outstanding global events as official broadcaster, bringing the world to Qatar and showcasing Qatar to the world. We are also proud to be the home of sport and entertainment across the 24 countries of MENA, uniting and inspiring the whole region.”