2022 World Cup Schedule Full Fixture

The FIFA World Cup men’s championship is the most prestigious and popular competition than any other sporting tournament in the world. Qatar is elected as a host nation for the entire event from November to December for the first time in that time due to the hot season. However, FIFA has drawn 32 teams in 8 groups and fixed the upcoming World cup matches including start time, date, location, TV channel, results, and more.

How 2022 FIFA World Cup schedule is made?

Qatar is qualified as a host nation, the rest of the 31 teams come from six confederations where 210 Fifa members are competing in the qualifying process to clinch the 2022 World Cup seeds.

The association of world football announced key dates for the 22nd running of the 2022 FIFA World Cup on 15 July 2020 including group matches, the round of 16, quarter-finals, Semi-finals, Third place match, and Final. FOX Sports will host the entire event in the United States.

2022 FIFA World Cup Key information

  • Opening match: Sunday, 20th November 2022
  • First round: 20th November to 2nd December 2022
  • Round of 16: 3rd December to 6th December 2022
  • Quarter-finals: 9th December to 10th December 2022
  • Semi-finals: 13rd December to 14th December 2022
  • Third-place match: 17th December 2022
  • 22nd Fifa World Cup Final: 18th December 2022

When is World Cup 2022?

The tournament is fixed with 28 days timeframe from 20 November to 18 December for the first time in the FIFA World Cup’s history from the traditional June-July period.

Where is the Fifa World Cup 2022?

Qatar is the first Arab nation, and second in Asia who hosts the 2022 Fifa World Cup.

When is the Fifa World Cup 2022 final?

According to fifa.com, the 22nd Fifa World Cup 2022 final will take place on Sunday 18 December at Lusail Stadium, and will start at 9 pm local time / 10 am ET.

How many groups and venues are in the World Cup?

There are 8 groups of 4 teams, and 8 venues in the Qatar World Cup 2022, Group A, Group B, Group C, Group D, Group E, Group F, Group G, and Group H. Groups A, B, E, F matches will be fixed in 4 stadiums, and Groups C, D, G, H matches will be played in 4 stadiums here below.

  1. Groups A, B, E, F: Al Bayt Stadium, Al Thumama Stadium, Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, Khalifa International Stadium.
  2. Groups C, D, G, H: Al Janoub Stadium, Education City Stadium, Lusail Iconic Stadium, Ras Abu Aboud Stadium.

Fifa World Cup 2022 on what TV channel?

FOX Sports have the broadcasting rights for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in the United States live from Qatar. BBC for the UK, beIN Sports, DAZN for Europe, along with the full list is here.

2022 World Cup fixture, group matches, time, date, venue, TV rights, and results. We are only using an example for you to understand the TV rights and get subscribe to one of them and enjoy watching the Qatar World cup from your home and wherever you are.

Sunday, November 20, 2022

MatchTime (ET)TVStadium
Qatar vs Ecuador11:00 AMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVAl Bayt Stadium

Monday, November 21

GroupMatchupTime (ET)Stadium
ASenegal vs. Netherlands5:00 AMAl Thumama Stadium
BEngland vs. Iran8:00 AMKhalifa International Stadium
BUnited States vs. Wales2:00 PMAhmad Bin Ali Stadium

Tuesday, November 22

GroupMatchupTime (ET)Stadium
CArgentina vs. Saudi Arabia5:00 AMLusail Stadium
DDenmark vs. Tunisia8:00 AMEducation City
CMexico vs. Poland11:00 AMStadium 974
DFrance vs. Australia2:00 PMAl Janoub Stadium

Wednesday, November 23

GroupMatchupTime (ET)Stadium
FMorocco vs. Croatia5:00 AMAl Bayt
EGermany vs. Japan8:00 AMKhalifa Int’l
ESpain vs. Costa Rica11:00 AMAl Thumama
FBelgium vs. Canada2:00 PMAhmad Bin Ali

Thursday, November 24

GroupMatchupTime (ET)Stadium
GSwitzerland vs. Cameroon5:00 AMAl Janoub
HUruguay vs. South Korea8:00 AMEducation City
HPortugal vs. Ghana11:00 AMStadium 974
GBrazil vs. Serbia2:00 PMLusail

Friday, November 25

GroupMatchupTime (ET)Stadium
BWales vs. Iran5:00 AMAhmad Bin Ali
AQatar vs. Senegal8:00 AMAl Thumama
ANetherlands vs. Ecuador11:00 AMKhalifa Int’l
BEngland vs. United States2:00 PMAl Bayt

Saturday, November 26

GroupMatchupTime (ET)Stadium
DTunisia vs. Australia5:00 AMAl Janoub
CPoland vs. Saudi Arabia8:00 AMEducation City
DFrance vs. Denmark11:00 AMStadium 974
CArgentina vs. Mexico2:00 PMLusail

Sunday, November 27

GroupMatchupTime (ET)Stadium
EJapan vs. Costa Rica5:00 AMAhmad Bin Ali
FBelgium vs. Morocco8:00 AMAl Thumama
FCroatia vs. Canada11:00 AMKhalifa Int’l
ESpain vs. Germany2:00 PMAl Bayt

Monday, November 28

GroupMatchupTime (ET)Stadium
GCameroon vs. Serbia5:00 AMAl Janoub
HSouth Korea vs. Ghana8:00 AMEducation City
GBrazil vs. Switzerland11:00 AMStadium 974
HPortugal vs. Uruguay2:00 PMLusail

Tuesday, November 29

GroupMatchTime (ET)Stadium
ANetherlands vs. Qatar10:00 AMAl Bayt
AEcuador vs. Senegal10:00 AMKhalifa Int’l
BWales vs. England2:00 PMAhmad Bin Ali
BIran vs. United States2:00 PMAl Thumama

Wednesday, November 30

GroupMatchupTime (ET)Stadium
DTunisia vs. France10:00 AMEducation City
DAustralia vs. Denmark10:00 AMAl Janoub
CPoland vs. Argentina2:00 PMStadium 974
CSaudi Arabia vs. Mexico2:00 PMLusail

Thursday, December 1

GroupMatchupTime (ET)Stadium
FCroatia vs. Belgium10:00 AMAhmad Bin Ali
FCanada vs. Morocco10:00 AMAl Thumama
EJapan vs. Spain2:00 PMKhalifa Int’l
ECosta Rica vs. Germany2:00 PMAl Bayt

Friday, December 2

GroupMatchTime (ET)Stadium
HSouth Korea vs. Portugal10:00 AMEducation City
HGhana vs. Uruguay10:00 AMAl Janoub
GCameroon vs. Brazil2:00 PMLusail
GSerbia vs. Switzerland2:00 PMStadium 974

Round of 16

Saturday, December 3

MatchTime (ET)TVVenue
Winners of Group A vs Runners-up of Group B10:00 AMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVKhalifa International Stadium
Winners of Group C vs Runners-up of Group D2:00 PMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVAhmad Bin Ali Stadium

Sunday, December 4

MatchTime (ET)TVVenue
Winners of Group D vs Runners-up of Group C10:00 AMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVAl Thumama Stadium
Winners of Group B vs Runners-up of Group A2:00 PMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVAl Bayt Stadium

Monday, December 5

MatchTime (ET)TVVenue
Winners of Group E vs Runners-up of Group F10:00 AMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVAl Janoub Stadium
Winners of Group G vs Runners-up of Group H2:00 PMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVStadium 974

Tuesday, December 6

MatchTime (ET)TVVenue
Winners of Group F vs Runners-up of Group E10:00 AMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVEducation City Stadium
Winners of Group H vs Runners-up of Group G2:00 PMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVLusail Stadium

Quater-finals on Friday, December 9, 2022

MatchTime (ET)TVVenue
Winners of Match 53 vs Winners of Match 5410:00 AMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVEducation City Stadium
Winners of Match 49 vs Winners of Match 502:00 PMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVLusail Stadium

Quater-finals on Saturday, December 10, 2022

MatchTime (ET)TVVenue
Winners of Match 55 vs Winners of Match 5610:00 AMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVAl Thumama Stadium
Winners of Match 51 vs Winners of Match 522:00 PMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVAl Bayt Stadium

World Cup Semi-finals Schedule on Tuesday, December 13, 2022

MatchTime (ET)TVVenue
Winners of Match 57 vs Winners of Match 582:00 PMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVLusail Stadium

Semi-finals on Wednesday, December 14, 2022

MatchTime (ET)TVVenue
Match 62: Winners of Match 59 vs Winners of Match 602:00 PMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVAl Bayt Stadium

World Cup Third-place match on Saturday, December 17, 2022

MatchTime (ET)TVVenue
Semi-final losers10:00 AMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVKhalifa International Stadium

World Cup Final on Sunday, December 18, 2022

MatchTime (ET)TVVenue
Semi-final Winners10:00 AMFox, Telemundo, BBC and ITVLusail Stadium

How many teams will be qualified for the 2026 World Cup?

There are 32 teams that will represent the World Cup 2022 again for the last time because the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) already announced it will increase to 48 teams in the 2026 World Cup tournament.

Who will host it?

USA, Mexico, and Canada will host the next 2026 FIFA World Cup.