2022 FIFA World Cup Schedule: Full list of fixtures

The 2022 FIFA World will start on Sunday, November 20 and end on Sameday, December 18. 32 teams will take part in this race. They are divided into eight groups. 64 matches will be played in the 22nd edition of the FIFA World Cup. It is undoubtedly one of the most iconic, prestigious and largest event in the World of Sports.

2022 FIFA World Cup Schedule

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FIFA World Cup 2022 Schedule

Here is the Overview of the Qatar World Cup Fixtures:

  • Opening Ceremony: Sunday, November 20 (Al Bayt Stadium)
  • Group stage: Nov. 20-Dec. 2
  • Round of 16: Dec. 3-6
  • Quarterfinals: Dec. 9-10
  • Semifinals: Dec. 13-14
  • 3rd-place match: December 17
  • World Cup Final: December 18

FIFA World Cup Group stage Schedule

48 matches will play in the Group stage round. Each team will play three times in this round and the highest scorer two teams will go to the subsequent single elimination round.

DateCountryTime (ET)GroupVenue
Nov. 20Qatar vs Ecuador11:00 AMAAl Bayt Stadium
Nov. 21England vs Iran8:00 AMBKhalifa International Stadium
Nov. 21Senegal vs Netherlands5:00 AMAAl Thumama Stadium, Doha
Nov. 21United States vs. Wales2:00 PMBAl Rayyan Stadium
Nov. 22Argentina vs. Saudi Arabia5:00 AMCLusail Stadium
Nov. 22Denmark vs. Tunisia8:00 AMDEducation City Stadium
Nov. 22Mexico vs. Poland11:00 AMCStadium 974
Nov. 22France vs. Australia2:00 PMDAl Wakrah Sports Complex
Nov. 23Morocco vs. Croatia5:00 AMFAl Bayt Stadium
Nov. 23Germany vs. Japan8:00 AMEKhalifa International Stadium
Nov. 23Spain vs. Costa Rica11:00 AMEAl Thumama Stadium
Nov. 23Belgium vs. Canada2:00 PMFAl Rayyan Stadium
Nov. 24Switzerland vs. Cameroon5:00 AMGAl Wakrah Sports Complex
Nov. 24Uruguay vs. South Korea8:00 AMHEducation City Stadium
Nov. 24Portugal vs. Ghana11:00 AMHStadium 974
Nov. 24Brazil vs. Serbia2:00 PMGLusail Stadium
Nov. 25Wales vs. Iran5:00 AMBAl Rayyan Stadium
Nov. 25Qatar vs. Senegal8:00 AMAAl Thumama Stadium
Nov. 25Netherlands vs. Ecuador11:00 AMAKhalifa International Stadium
Nov. 25England vs. USA2:00 PMBAl Bayt Stadium
Nov. 26Tunisia vs. Australia5:00 AMDAl Wakrah Sports Complex
Nov. 26Poland vs. Saudi Arabia8:00 AMCEducation City Stadium
Nov. 26France vs. Denmark11:00 AMDStadium 974
Nov. 26Argentina vs. Mexico2:00 PMCLusail Stadium
Nov. 27Japan vs. Costa Rica5:00 AMCAl Rayyan Stadium
Nov. 27Belgium vs. Morocco8:00 AMFAl Thumama Stadium
Nov. 27Croatia vs. Canada11:00 AMFKhalifa International Stadium
Nov. 27Spain vs. Germany2:00 PMEAl Bayt Stadium
Nov. 28Cameroon vs. Serbia5:00 AMGAl Wakrah Sports Complex
Nov. 28South Korea vs. Ghana8:00 AMHEducation City Stadium
Nov. 28Brazil vs. Switzerland11:00 AMGStadium 974
Nov. 28Portugal vs. Uruguay2:00 PMHLusail Stadium
Nov. 29Netherlands vs. Qatar10:00 AMAAl Bayt Stadium
Nov. 29Ecuador vs. Senegal10:00 AMAKhalifa International Stadium
Nov. 29Wales vs. England2:00 PMBAl Rayyan Stadium
Nov. 29Iran vs. United States2:00 PMBAl Thumama Stadium
Nov. 30Tunisia vs. France10:00 AMDEducation City Stadium
Nov. 30Australia vs. Denmark10:00 AMDAl Wakrah Sports Complex
Nov. 30Poland vs. Argentina2:00 PMCStadium 974
Nov. 30Saudi Arabia vs. Mexico2:00 PMCLusail Stadium
Dec. 1Croatia vs. Belgium10:00 AMFAl Rayyan Stadium
Dec. 1Canada vs. Morocco10:00 AMFAl Thumama Stadium
Dec. 1Japan vs. Spain2:00 PMEKhalifa International Stadium
Dec. 1Costa Rica vs. Germany2:00 PMEAl Bayt Stadium
Dec. 2South Korea vs. Portugal10:00 AMHEducation City Stadium
Dec. 2Ghana vs. Uruguay10:00 AMHAl Wakrah Sports Complex
Dec. 2Cameroon vs. Brazil2:00 PMGLusail Stadium
Dec. 2Serbia vs. Switzerland2:00 PMGStadium 974


World Cup Round of 16 Fixtures

The Soccer World Cup Round of 16 will start on Saturday, December 3, and end on Tuesday, December 6. It’s a single-elimination round. Here one team from each group will reach the Quarterfinal race.

DateCountryTime (ET)Venue
Sat, Dec. 31A vs. 2B10 AMKhalifa Int’l
Sat, Dec. 31C vs. 2D2 PMAhmad Bin Ali
Sun, Dec. 41D vs. 2C10 AMAl Thumama
Sun, Dec. 41B vs. 2A2 PMAl Bayt
Mon, Dec. 51E vs. 2F10 AMAl Janoub
Mon, Dec. 51G vs. 2H2 PMStadium 974
Tues, Dec. 61F vs. 2E10 AMEducation City
Tues, Dec. 61H vs. 2G2 PMLusail

Quarterfinals Schedule

In Quarterfinal Round 8 teams will participate and 4 teams will go to the semi-final round.

DateCountryTime (ET)Venue
Fri, Dec. 91E/2F vs. 1G/2H10 AMEducation City
Fri, Dec. 91A/2B vs. 1C/2D2 PMLusail
Sat, Dec. 101F/2E vs. 1H/2G10 AMAl Thumama
Sat, Dec. 101B/2A vs. 1D/2C2 PMAl Bayt

Semifinals Schedule

4 Teams will take part in the semi-final round.

DateCountryTime (ET)Venue
Tues, Dec. 13QF2 vs. QF12 PMLusail
Wed, Dec. 14QF4 vs. QF32 PMAl Bayt

3rd Place Match Schedule

The Semifinals round 2 loser team will take part in this race.

DateCountryTime (ET)Venue
Sat, Dec. 17Semifinal losers10 AMKhalifa Int’l

World Cup Final Schedule

The Semifinal winners team will participate in winning the World Cup trophy.

DateCountryTime (ET)Venue
Sun, Dec. 18Semifinal winners10 AMLusail