A different type of ball will be used for the first time in the FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup 2022

The Al Rihla

The Al Rihla, official match ball for Qatar 2022, is just the latest in a colourful story of footballs which have featured at World Cup tournaments.

At the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™, the cream of world football will be showcasing their talents with a stunning, sustainable and high-quality Official Match Ball.


Al Rihla means “the journey” in Arabic, and its bold, vibrant colour is inspired by Qatar’s culture, architecture, iconic boats and flag.