The Turkish Football Association (TFA) has announced that it will host the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying qualifier against Qatar on October 3 in Istanbul, Turkey.
The TFA will host an all-Turkish qualifier at the stadium in Istanbul on October 2 with the opening match to be played at the Marmara Arena on the same day.
The matches will be played in the second round of qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup in Russia.
The Qatar team will also play Turkey in their second qualifying match on September 22 in Doha, Qatar.
The match will be held on the sidelines of the 2022 FIFA World Cups in Russia and Qatar, with Qatar set to host the tournament in 2019.
The qualifiers for both matches will take place on October 8-11.
Tournament organisers will announce the date and venue for the Qatar match on Thursday.