One of the most anticipated events in the sports calendar is the World Cup. It attracts millions of spectators, who look forward to watching their favorite teams perform on the field.
Qatar World Cup 2022 organizers have announced that they will use artificial intelligence (AI) to help them select the best players for each team. AI system will be used to analyze the performance of the players and select the best for each tournament.
The system will be based on various criteria including prediction accuracy The training data used to train the algorithms will include real-time and past performances of FIFA World Cup qualifiers in Asia/Oceania and the AFC Asian Cup. On July 23, 2018, FIFA announced that it had selected a consortium led by Microsoft to work with Qatar 2022 World Cup organizers to develop an artificial intelligence (AI) system that would allow fans to identify potential stars at tournaments such as the World Cup and Champions League.
The main host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup will be Qatar Real Sports, a subsidiary of Qatar Holding Company, which was founded in 2011 by Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani to host his country’s first World Cup tournament in 2022. It took over the responsibility of organizing the event from CONMEB OL, South America’s governing body.
The company is based in Lausanne, Switzerland In 2018 Qatar won the right to host the 2022 World Cup and received a $15 billion (Dh75 billion) grant from FIFA, as well as another $5 billion from US-based company Qatar Sports Investment Fund. Building five new stadiums and 20 housing developments within 90 days, with no guarantee that it would be paid off.