The 2022 FIFA World Cup is set to be held in Qatar from November 21 to December 18, 2022. This will be the first time that the World Cup will be held in the Middle East and the first time in an Asian country since the 2002 tournament in South Korea and Japan.
Assuming that the current format of 32 teams is retained, a total of 64 matches will be played during the course of the tournament. The final will take place at Qatar’s National Stadium in Doha, which is currently under construction and is expected to have a capacity of 80,000 spectators. In this blog post, we will take a look at the full schedule for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, including IST timings and fixtures.
Apart from. The tournament, which will have 32 teams for the final time, will feature 48 teams when it is held in the United States, Mexico, and Canada in 2026.
In addition, there are five cities and eight stadiums, of which Lusail Iconic Stadium, Al Bayt Stadium, Al Rayyan Stadium, and Al Wakrah Stadium have already been chosen from the shortlist. It will be the final competition with 32 teams.
- Teams Participation Teams: 32
- Playing venues or Stadium: 8
- Overall Matches: 65
- Number of Cities – 5
- Quarter-finals: December 9/10
- Semi-finals: December 13/14
- Final: December 18
This World Cup will take place from late November to mid-December due to the extreme summer heat in Qatar, making it the first championship to not take place in May, June, or July. There are now only a few months until the Qatar FIFA World Cup 2022.
The FIFA World Cup matches have many fans wanting to purchase FIFA tickets, but they are unaware that they will soon be available on the FIFA official website. FIFA will soon provide all information on ticket prices and hospitality options.
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There are only a few months until the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup is hosted, and many teams have already qualified for the event while others are still competing for a place.
The official song of the competition is “Hayya (Better Together)“, performed by Trinidad Cardona, Davido, and AISHA, delivered on 1 April 2022 alongside the music video.
FIFA World Cup 2022 Fixtures and Timing:
|1||November 20||Qatar vs Ecuador||11:00 AM||Al Bayat Stadium|
|2||November 21||Senegal vs Netherlands||11:00 AM||Al Thumama Stadium|
|3||November 21||England vs Iran||8:00 AM||Khalifa International Stadium|
|4||November 21||USA vs Wales||2:00 PM||Al Rayyan Stadium|
|5||November 22||Argentina vs Saudi Arabia||5:00 AM||Al Janoub Stadium|
|6||November 22||Mexico vs Poland||11:00 AM||Education City Stadium|
|7||November 22||Denmark vs Tunisia||8:00 AM||Ras Abu Aboud Stadium|
|8||November 22||France vs Australia||02:00 PM||Lusail Stadium|
|9||November 23||Germany vs Japan||8:00 AM||Al Bayat Stadium|
|10||November 23||Spain vs Costa Rica||11:00 AM||Al Thumama Stadium|
|11||November 23||Morocco vs Croatia||05:00 AM||Khalifa International Stadium|
|12||November 23||Belgium vs Canada||02:00 PM||Al Rayyan Stadium|
|13||November 24||Switzerland vs Cameroon||05:00 AM||Al Janoub Stadium|
|14||November 24||Brazil vs Serbia||02:00 PM||Education City Stadium|
|15||November 24||Uruguay vs South Korea||08:00 AM||Ras Abu Aboud Stadium|
|16||November 24||Portugal vs Ghana||11:00 AM||Lusail Stadium|
|17||November 25||Wales vs Iran||5:00 AM||Al Bayat Stadium|
|18||November 25||Qatar vs Senegal||08:00 AM||Al Thumama Stadium|
|19||November 25||Netherlands vs Ecuador||9:30 PM||Khalifa International Stadium|
|20||November 26||England vs USA||12:30 am||Al Rayyan Stadium|
|21||November 26||Poland vs Saudi Arabia||6:30 pm||Al Janoub Stadium|
|22||November 27||Argentina vs Mexico||12:30 am||Education City Stadium|
|23||November 26||Tunisia vs Australia||3:30 pm||Ras Abu Aboud Stadium|
|24||November 26||France vs Denmark||9:30 am||Lusail Stadium|
|25||November 27||Japan vs Costa Rica||3:30 pm||AI Bayat Stadium|
|26||November 28||Spain vs Germany||12:30 am||AI Thumama Stadium|
|27||November 27||Belgium vs Morocco||6:30 pm||Khalifa International Stadium|
|28||November 27||Croatia vs Canada||9:30 pm||AI Rayyan Stadium|
|29||November 28||Cameroon vs Serbia||3:30 pm||AI Janoub Stadium|
|30||November 28||Brazil vs Switzerland||9:30 pm||Education City Stadium|
|31||November 28||South Korea vs Ghana||6:30 pm||Ras Abu Aboud Stadium|
|32||November 29||Portugal vs Uruguay||12:30 am||Lusail Stadium|
|33||November 29||Ecuador vs Senegal||8:30 pm||AI Bayat Stadium|
|34||November 29||Netherlands vs Qatar||8:30 pm||AI Thumama Stadium|
|35||November 30||Iran vs USA||12:30 am||Khalifa International Stadium|
|36||November 30||Wales vs England||00:30 am||AI Rayaan Stadium|
|37||December 1||Poland vs Argentina||12:30 am||AI Janoub Stadium|
|38||December 1||Saudi Arabia vs Mexico||12:30 am||Education City Stadium|
|39||November 30||Tunisia vs France||8:30 pm||Ras Abu Aboud Stadium|
|40||November 30||Australia vs Denmark||8:30 pm||Musial Stadium|
|41||December 2||Japan vs Spain||12:30 am||AI Bayat Stadium|
|42||December 2||Costa Rica vs Germany||12:30 am||AI Thumama Stadium|
|43||December 1||Croatia vs Belgium||8:30 pm||Khalifa International Stadium|
|44||December 1||Canada vs Morocco||8:30 pm||AI Rayyan Stadium|
|45||December 3||Serbia vs Switzerland||12:30 am||AI Janoub Stadium|
|46||December 3||Cameroon vs Brazil||6:30 pm||Education City Stadium|
|47||December 2||South Korea vs Portugal||8:30 pm||Ras Abu Aboud Stadium|
|48||December 3||Ghana vs Uruguay||8:30 pm||Lusail Stadium|
FIFA World Cup 2022 ROUND 16
|49||December 3||1A vs 2B||8:30 pm||Khalifa International Stadium|
|50||December 4||1C vs 2D||00:30 am||AI Rayyan Stadium|
|51||December 4||1B vs 2A||8:30 pm||AI Thumama Stadium|
|52||December 5||1B vs 2A||00:30 am||AI Bayat Stadium|
|53||December 5||1G vs 2H||8:30 pm||Al Janoub Stadium|
|54||December 6||1E vs 2F||00:30 am||Ras Abu Aboud Stadium|
|55||December 6||1H vs 2G||8:30 pm||Education City Stadium|
|56||December 7||1F vs 2E||00:30 am||Lusail Stadium|
FIFA World Cup 2022 QUARTERFINALS
|57||December 9||W49 vs W50||8:30 pm||Education City Stadium|
|58||December 10||W53 vs W54||00:30 am||Lusail Stadium|
|59||December 10||W51 vs W52||8:30 pm||AI Thumama Stadium|
|60||December 11||W55 vs W56||00:30 am||AI Bayat Stadium|
FIFA World Cup 2022 SEMIFINALS
|61||December 14||W57 vs W58||00:30 am||Lusail Stadium|
|62||December 15||L61 vs L62||00:30 am||AI Bayat Stadium|
FIFA World Cup 2022 THIRD-PLACE
|63||December 17||L61 vs L62||8:30 pm||Khalifa International Stadium|
FIFA World Cup 2022 FINAL
|64||December 18||W61 vs W62||8:30 pm||Lusail Stadium|
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTION:
Where IS FIFA World Cup 2022 Schedule?
All matches of the FIFA World Cup 2022 will be played across 8 venues in and around Doha
Where to watch FIFA World Cup?
FOX Sports (FOX and FS1) in the English Language as well as on Telemundo in Spanish. Live Stream: You can live stream the 2022 FIFA World Cup on Peacock, Fubo, SlingTV, and Vidgo.
How to watch the World Cup for free?
In addition to Fox Sports, viewers may watch some World Cup games for free on Peacock and watch replays of every soccer game for free on Tubi.
The FIFA World Cup is one of the most highly anticipated sporting events in the world, and with good reason. Some of the best soccer teams from around the globe come together to compete for the title of World Champion, and fans from all over come together to support their favorite teams. The 2022 FIFA World Cup will be held in Qatar, and it promises to be an event like no other. With a full schedule now released, fans can start planning their viewing parties and making sure they don’t miss a single minute of action.