Discovery has commissioned The Men Who Sold The World Cup, a documentary looking at how FIFA awarded hosting duties to Qatar for 2022.

The 2 x 60 minute documentary comes from directors Daniel DiMauro and Morgan Pehme, who was critically acclaimed for Get Me Roger Stone and Swamp. It is produced by Story Films and Calliope Pictures, with executive producers for Story Films David Nath and Peter Beard, and Jeremy Phillips at Discovery.