Qatar Airways and Asian Football Confederation announce global partnership.
20 December 2023, 12:00 AM
31 January 2024, 12:00 AM
Qatar Airways Group and the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) have signed a global partnership set to transform the fan experience at Asian football competitions in the coming years.
The partnership will run from 2023 to 2029 in time for the AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2023, which kicks off on January 12. The package of rights also includes other key competitions such as the AFC Asian Cup Saudi Arabia 2027, AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2026, AFC U23 Asian CupQatar 2024, AFC Futsal Asian Cup2024, 2026 and 2028, as well as all AFC youth national team competitions during the period.
Qatar Airways’ sponsorship also includes all matches of the AFC Champions League2023/24 Knockout Stage and three eagerly-anticipated new AFC flagship club competitions which will take place from the 2024/25 season onwards: the AFC Champions League Elite, AFC Women’s Champions League and the AFC Champions League 2.
The airline's leisure division, Qatar Airways Holidays, is launching travel packages for global fans to attend the AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2023. With return flights, a choice of hotels, and match tickets, these packages are designed to bring passionate fans closer than ever to the action and transform the way that fans across the continent experience Asian football. Privilege Club members can collect Avios and Qpoints on these travel packages, with the option to book online using Cash + Avios. To book packages and guarantee a place at this exciting tournament, customers can visit the dedicated link:http://www.qatarairways.com/asiancup
This partnership deal will be managed by Asia Football Group (AFG), the AFC’s commercial agency for 2023-2028.