Qatar manager for World Cup 2022: Everything you need to know about Felix Sanchez

Felix Sanchez manager Qatar World Cup 2022
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Felix Sanchez is the Qatar manager for World Cup 2022, the Spaniard entrusted with overseeing the biggest moment in the history of Qatar’s national team – a first World Cup appearance, on home soil.

Sanchez doesn’t boast any club experience, but he's deeply familiar with the host nation, having worked his way through the youth ranks to the top job and impressively led them to Asian Cup glory in 2019.

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Alasdair Mackenzie is a freelance journalist based in Rome, and a FourFourTwo contributor since 2015. When not pulling on the FFT shirt, he can be found at Reuters, The Times and the i. An Italophile since growing up on a diet of Football Italia on Channel 4, he now counts himself among thousands of fans sharing a passion for Ross County and Lazio.