Qatar achieved a negative record in the world football championships

Mohamed Muntari scored the only goal for hosts Qatar at the 2022 World Cup/photo: EPA-EFE/Mohamed Messara

The Qatari footballers were defeated by the Netherlands in the final round of the World Cup group stage, setting a negative record.

The national team of Qatar, which already missed the chance to reach the knockout stage, became the first host of the world Cup which lost all three matches.

The worst ever World Cup host team was South Africa, who were eliminated in the group stage in 2010. The South Africans were then in a group with France, Mexico and Uruguay and were eliminated with four points won.

Qatar in Group "A" lost all matches in sequence from Еквадор (0: 2), Senegal (1:3) and Netherlands (0:2). The experienced Mohammed Muntari he will not forget this World Cup as the first scorer for Qatar in the history of world championships.

The next commitment for Qatar will be the Arab Golf Cup which will be held from January 6 to 19, 2023 in Iraq.

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