Team Wales is in Group B with Iran, USA and England. The economy minister Vaughan Gething has launched the fund. The government and fans of the team wants to celebrate their qualification in a unique way.
The fund will provide help to a number of organizations. Those who are involved in arts, sport, and the media for events honoring Wales. This could involve promoting Wales internationally, organizing youth sports events, establishing connections with Welsh emigrants.
Also the fund assists fans in celebrating the games both here in Wales and all over the world. The Welsh Government has a number of initiatives planned to make the most of the team exciting participation in the FIFA World Cup in Qatar later this year.
Wales World Cup – An opportunity for the country’s government
The government claims to use the FIFA World Cup to showcase Wales values to the world. Also to create a positive and lasting legacy for Wales and Welsh football.
Economy Minister, Vaughan Gething, said. “I am delighted to launch this £1.5m fund today which will help our partners to make the most of this exciting opportunity and boost Wales’ profile and deliver real benefits to Wales”.
Wales in FIFA World Cup 2022
On Sunday, November 20, the opening ceremony and Group A match between hosts Qatar and Ecuador will serve as the official start of the World Cup finals.
On November 22, Wales will face the USA in their opening World Cup match at the Al Rayyan Stadium. The fans cannot wait to stream as the excitement grows for the country’s appearance in Qatar.