WORLD CUP 2022

WORLD CUP 2022 IN QATAR

The draw for the Qatar 2022 World Cup group stage was carried out, and the composition of the eight groups of the World Cup event is already known. Find out all the details.
The 2022 Qatar World Cup is just around the corner, as it will be held in the winter months and not in the summer as it has always been so far.
The composition of the eight groups has already been drawn, and the three remaining selections that will complete the 32 have been confirmed.
France is the current champion and one of the big favorites, along with teams like Brazil or Argentina.

WHEN DOES THE 2022 WORLD CUP START IN QATAR?

The 2022 World Cup in Qatar has the peculiarity that it is not played in summer but in winter. In this way, FIFA wants to avoid the high temperatures reached in the summer season in Asian countries.
I will play it from November 20 to December 18, 2022.

WHERE IS THE 2022 WORLD CUP BEING PLAYED?

Qatar will host the 2022 World Cup, an election that has sparked controversy over suspicions of corruption.

WORLD CUP 2022 VENUES

  • Al Rayyan: Khalifa International Stadium, Qatar Foundation Stadium, and Ahmed bin Ali Stadium.
  • Jor: Al Bayt Stadium
  • Lusail: Lusail Iconic Stadium
  • Doha: Ras Abu Aboud Stadium and Al Thumama Stadium
  • Al Wakrah: Al Janoub Stadium

HOW MANY TEAMS WILL PARTICIPATE IN THE 2022 WORLD CUP?

A total of 32 teams will participate in the 2022 World Cup. Qatar, as the host country, obtained the ticket automatically.
This is how the remaining 31 places left for the 2022 World Cup are distributed:

  • AFC (Asia): 4.5 seats
  • CAF (Africa): 5 slots
  • CONCACAF (North America, Central America, and the Caribbean): 3.5 quotas
  • CONMEBOL (South America): 4.5 places
  • OFC (Oceania): 0.5 slots
  • UEFA (Europe): 13 places


GROUP STAGE OF THE QATAR 2022 WORLD CUP:

GROUP A

  1. Qatar
  2. Ecuador
  3. Senegal
  4. Netherlands

GROUP B

  1. England
  2. Iran
  3. USA
  4. Welsh

GROUP C

  1. Argentina
  2. Saudi Arabia
  3. Mexico
  4. Poland

GROUP D

  • France
  • Australia
  • Denmark
  • Tunisia

GROUP E

  1. Spain
  2. Costa Rica
  3. Germany
  4. Japan

GROUP F

  1. Belgium
  2. Canada
  3. Morocco
  4. Croatia

GROUP G

  1. Brazil
  2. Serbian
  3. Swiss
  4. Cameroon

GROUP H

  1. Portugal
  2. Ghana
  3. Uruguay
  4. Republic of Korea

WHEN WILL THE OPENING MATCH OF THE 2022 WORLD CUP BE IN QATAR?

Qatar – Ecuador, the opening match of the World Cup, will be on November 20 at 5:00 p.m. at the Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor.


QATAR WORLD CUP 2022: COMPLETE CALENDAR

GROUP A: Qatar, Ecuador, Senegal, Netherlands

  • November 20: Qatar-Ecuador 5:00 p.m.,
  • November 21: Senegal-Netherlands 5:00 p.m.
  • November 25: Qatar-Senegal 2:00 p.m., Ecuador-Netherlands 5:00 p.m.
  • November 29: Qatar-Netherlands 4:00 p.m., Ecuador-Senegal 4:00 p.m.

GROUP B: England, Iran, United States, Wales

  • November 21: England-Iran 2:00 p.m., USA-Wales 8:00 p.m.
  • November 25: England-USA 8:00 p.m., Iran-Wales 11:00 a.m.
  • November 29: England-Wales 8:00 p.m., Iran-USA 8:00 p.m.

GROUP C: Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, Poland

  • November 22: Argentina-Saudi Arabia 11:00, Mexico-Poland 17:00
  • November 26: Argentina-Mexico 8:00 p.m., Saudi Arabia-Poland 2:00 p.m.
  • November 30: Argentina-Poland 8:00 p.m., Saudi Arabia-Mexico 8:00 p.m.

GROUP D: France, Australia, Denmark, Tunisia

  • November 22: France-Australia 8:00 p.m., Denmark-Tunisia 2:00 p.m.
  • November 26: France-Denmark 5:00 p.m., Australia-Tunisia 11:00 a.m.
  • November 30: France-Tunisia 4:00 p.m., Australia-Denmark 4:00 p.m.

GROUP E. Spain, Costa Rica, Germany, Japan

  • November 23: Spain-Winner playoff 5:00 p.m., Germany-Japan 2:00 p.m.
  • November 27: Spain-Germany 8:00 p.m., Playoff Winner-Japan 11:00 a.m.
  • December 1: Spain-Japan 8:00 p.m., Playoff Winner-Germany 8:00 p.m.

GROUP F: Belgium, Canada, Morocco, Croatia

  • November 23: Belgium-Canada 8:00 p.m., Morocco-Croatia 11:00 a.m.
  • November 27: Belgium-Morocco 2:00 p.m., Canada-Croatia 5:00 p.m.
  • December 1: Belgium-Croatia 4:00 p.m., Canada-Morocco 4:00 p.m.

GROUP G: Brazil, Serbia, Switzerland, Cameroon

  • November 24: Brazil-Serbia 8:00 p.m., Switzerland-Cameroon 11:00 a.m.
  • November 28: Brazil-Switzerland 5:00 p.m., Serbia-Cameroon 11:00 a.m.
  • December 2: Brazil-Cameroon 8:00 p.m., Switzerland-Serbia 8:00 p.m.

GROUP H: Portugal, Ghana, Uruguay, South Korea

  • November 24: Portugal-Ghana 5:00 p.m., Uruguay-South Korea 2:00 p.m.
  • November 28: Portugal-Uruguay 8:00 p.m., Ghana-South Korea 2:00 p.m.
  • December 2: Portugal-South Korea 4:00 p.m., Ghana-Uruguay 4:00 p.m.

LAST 16

  • December 3: First of group A vs. Second of group B 16.00, First of group C vs. Second of group D 20.00
  • December 4: Second of group A vs. First of group B 20.00, Second of group C vs. First of group D 16.00
  • December 5: First of group E vs. Second of group F 16.00, First of group G vs. Second of group H 20.00
  • December 6: Second of group E vs. First of group F 16.00, Second of group G vs. First of group H 20.00


QUARTERFINALS

  • December 9: Eighth 1 vs. Eighth 2 – 8:00 p.m., Eighth 3 vs. Eighth 4 – 4:00 p.m.
  • December 10: Eighth 5 vs. Eighth 6 – 8:00 p.m., Eighth 7 vs. Eighth 8 – 4:00 p.m.


SEMIFINALS

  • December 13: Quarter 1 vs. Quarter 2 – 8:00 p.m.
  • December 14: Quarter 3 vs. Quarter 4 – 8:00


THIRD AND FOURTH PLACE

  • December 17. Semifinal loser 1 vs. Semifinal loser 2 – 16.00


FINAL

December 18: Semifinal Winner 1 vs. Semifinal Winner 2 – 8:00 p.m.