Fans cheered for Al Annabi ahead of its game against Senegal
25 Nov 2022News Al Annabi Qatar Team FIFA World Cup
Fans cheered for the Qatar National Team — Al Annabi — ahead of its game against Senegal today at Al Thumama Stadium at 4pm. Msheireb Downtown Doha was coloured maroon and white as a result of the parade that started at Al Annabi Village, located at the Heritage Zone of the Msheireb Museum. It is the main celebration area for Qatar National Team where visitors and fans can discover various activities that bring people together to celebrate special moments.
Many supporters wore traditional Qatari attire, carried Qatari flags as they marched through the streets of Msheireb, while some wore Qatari flag as a cape. Fans sang and cheered for the Al Annabi team while playing the musical instrument, tabil. Supporters of the Qatar National Team gathered at the village where a traditional sword dance “Arda” was performed before the march and street parade began. Children as young as five years old took part in this display of strength and power as they swung their swords to the rhythm of native lyrics. Entry to the village at Msheireb Downtown is free of charge. Around the village there were several activities and e-games organised for fun and enjoyment of fans. Among the activities are Beat your shot, Head to head, Sink the shot, Play Station FIFA 2022, and Face painting.