The Norway-Turkey qualifier for the Qatar 2022 World Cup will be held in Malaga on March 27, as announced by the Norwegian Football Association (ANF) on Tuesday. The meeting would have to be played at the Ullevaal stadium in Oslo but the strict security measures due to the coronavirus pandemic imposed by the Norwegian government for the entry and exit of people to the country, have caused the ANF to change the scene and that it is dispute at the La Rosaleda stadium, according to Efe, for their part, municipal sources in the Malaga capital.
The Spanish authorities and the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) have approved the request, the Norwegian Association said in its statement.
Three days before that match, Erling Haaland’s Norway will also face Gibraltar at home in this qualifying round and will stay for it in the Malaga town of Marbella, where they will also exercise.
After facing Turkey, the Nordic team will play Montenegro away on 30 March.