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Fans of the beautiful game now have the chance to gather small pieces of football history, after the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 ™ Philatelic Program was launched with the promise of providing memorial to a worldwide audience.
The stamps celebrate the first-class features of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 ™, including the newest stadiums and the stunning capital of Doha, as well as the official mascot, official poster and fascinating history of Qatari football.
Additional designs highlighting the legacy of the FIFA World Cup ™ will be released next year and help send lively football stories across the globe as the clock ticks down to the tournament’s big kick-off on 21 November 2022.
The program’s first stamps were unveiled on April 1, giving fans a tempting taste of what to expect when the world’s best footballers gather in Qatar next year for a captivating month of action.
Enthusiasts around the world will be able to put together a number of memorable designs in the coming months through the FIFA Branded Licensee MDM Münzhandelsgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG Deutsche Münze.
In the host country of the tournament, the stamps are distributed by Qatar Post for postal purposes as well as for collectors, ensuring that the anticipation and joy that the tournament triggers are distributed day in, day out.
The stamps increase attention and buzz in the build-up to Qatar 2022, while after the tournament they take collectors on a nostalgic journey back through an iconic FIFA World Cup.
“In Qatar, the FIFA World Cup Philatelic Program will allow people to share their enthusiasm on a daily basis,” said Sarah Bohner, Head of FIFA Licensing & Retail.
“The striking designs will give locals a daily reminder of the changing global football spectacle that is on the horizon. For collectors around the world, the stamps will build anticipation ahead of Qatar 2022 and inspire memories that last a lifetime. ”