Paris Saint-Germain’s Qatar Winter Tour 2022 returns to Doha with a friendly match in Riyadh

For the first time since 2019, Paris Saint-Germain will return to Doha (Qatar) for their traditional Qatar Winter Tour from January 16th to 20th, 2022. The Paris Saint-Germain squad will include all first team players, who will travel from France following the home match v Brest for Ligue 1’s matchday 21. 

The 2021 edition will finish with a friendly match in the Saudi Arabian capital Riyadh before the delegation returns to France. Paris Saint-Germain will play against a squad composed of players from the two best Saudi clubs Al-Hilal SFC and Al-Nassr FC.

In Doha the team will enjoy the outstanding training facilities in the Aspire Zone and benefit from the country’s ideal weather conditions at this time of the year. In addition to training, the Qatar Winter Tour is an opportunity for the Club to discover the many new attractions and experiences created since their last visit and to showcase Qatar as a tourist destination.

This trip will also be an opportunity for the team to meet local supporters and participate in activations with its partners, both Qatari and global partners with presence in the country, to create memorable experiences. Events shall include using some of the brand new 2022 World Cup facilities. Players will also visit the Paris Saint-Germain Academy in Doha, which operates year-round on the pitches of the Qatar Foundation.

Qatar has welcomed several tours for Paris Saint-Germain’s teams, including the 2014 and 2015 Qatar Handball Tour, the 2015 Qatar Ladies Tour and the 2013, 2015, 2017, 2018 and 2019 Qatar Tour.  

Within the framework of its partnership, Qatar Tourism offers millions of football fans the opportunity to experience all that Qatar had to offer, including its culture and hospitality.