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2022 World Cup: Qatar, Canada eliminated from ongoing tournament

NEWS DIGEST – Qatar, the host country of the 2023 world cup, and Canada have been eliminated from the 2022 World Cup last weekend.

The host country lost their first two matches at the tournament with a 2-0 by Ecuador in the opening match and losing 3-1 to Senegal.

Qatar became the quickest host nation to be knocked out in the 92-year history of the World Cup.

Qatar cannot qualify for the Round of 16 no matter what happens in their final group game against the Netherlands.

Canada was eliminated on Sunday, following a 4-1 defeat to Croatia.

Alphonso Davies scored his nation’s first-ever World Cup within two minutes of the game.

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