World Cup Draw and Finals: FIFA 2023

The finals of the FIFA World Cup 2022 is around the corner with football fans across the World eagerly waiting for the world sporting extravaganza to begin.

The world Cup Draw and the final list of teams participating in the world cup 2022 are already settled. As we proceed further in this article you will get the full fixture of all groups and matches along with the dates.

The world cup finals are set to begin on the 20th of November 2022. The football world cup which is played once in four year is scheduled to be hosted by Qatar this year. As the host nation Qatar is also participating in the finals.

This World Cup will be the first edition of the footballing extravaganza being held in the Arab World and also the second instance where it will be held entirely in Asia, after South korea and Japan.

The opening match of the world cup will be played between Qatar and Ecuador at the Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor.

The Final match of the World cup will be held on the 18th of December 2022.

World Cup Draw and Finals 2022 – The Groups

The National teams have been divided into eight groups, Group A, Group B, Group C, Group D, Group E, Group F, Group G, Group H. These groups have been divided accordingly as under :

Group A

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

Group B

1.England
2.Iran
3.United States
4.Wales

Group C

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

Group D

1.France
2.Australia
3.Denmark
4.Tunisia

Group E

1Spain
2Costa Rica
3Germany
4Japan

Group F

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

Group G

1.Brazil
2.Serbia
3.Switzerland
4.Cameroon

Group F

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

FIFA world Cup 2022 – The Venues

The FIFA world cup 2022 which is to be held in Qatar is scheduled to be played in a total of eight stadiums.

  1. Lusail Iconic Stadium (Lusail)
  2. Al Bayt Stadium (Al Khor)
  3. Stadium 974 (Doha)
  4. Al Thumama Stadium (Doha)
  5. Khalifa International Stadium (Al Rayyan)
  6. Education City Stadium (Al Rayyan)
  7. Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium (Al Rayyan)
  8. Al Janoub Styadium (Al Wakrah)
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The Stadiums

The key features of the stadium of this edition of the world cup is that all the stadiums are provided with Air Condition facilities. As we all know that the Arabic world has high temperatures and dry and humid conditions.

The organizers have used modern technology and infrastructure so as to maintain the temperature of the turf inside the stadiums to a very moderate level making sure there wouldn’t be any discomfort on the part of the players and the game.

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The Fixtures

Group Stage – Sunday 20 November

Group A
Qatar
Ecuador

Group Stage – Monday 21 November

Group BGroup A
EnglandSenegal
IranNetherlands

Group Stage – Tuesday 22 November

Group BGroup C
United StatesArgentina
WalesSaudi Arabia
Group DGroup C
DenmarkMexico
TunisiaPoland

Group Stage – Wedesday 23 November

Group DGroup F
FranceMorocco
AustraliaCroatia
Group EGroup E
GermanySpain
JapanCosta Rica

Group Stage – Thursday 24 November

Group FGroup G
BelgiumSwitzerland
CanadaCameroon
Group HGroup H
UruguayPortugal
Korea RepublicGhana

Group Stage – Friday 25 November

Group GGroup B
BrazilWales
SerbiaIran
Group AGroup A
QatarNetherlands
SenegalEcuador

Group Stage – Saturday 26 November

Group BGroup D
EnglandTunisia
United StatesAustralia
Group CGroup D
PolandFrance
Saudi ArabiaDenmark

Group Stage – Sunday 27 November

Group CGroup E
ArgentinaJapan
MexicoCosta Rica
Group FGroup F
BelgiumCroatia
MoroccoCanada

Group Stage – Monday 28 November

Group EGroup G
SpainCameroon
GermanySerbia
Group HGroup G
Korea RepublicBrazil
GhanaSwitzerland

Group Stage – Tuesday 29 November

Group HGroup A
PortugalEcuador
UruguaySenegal
Group A
Netherlands
Qatar

Group Stage – Wedesday 30 November

Group BGroup B
IranWales
United StatesEngland
Group DGroup D
TunisiaAustralia
FranceDenmark

Group Stage – 1 December

Group CGroup C
PolandSaudi Arabia
ArgentinaMexico
Group FGroup F
CroatiaCanada
BelgiumMorocco

Group Stage – 2 December

Group EGroup E
JapanCosta Rica
SpainGermany
Group HGroup H
Korea RepublicGhana
PortugalUruguay

Group Stage – 3 December

Group GGroup G
SerbiaCameroon
SwitzerlandBrazil

Round Of 16

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Round Of 16

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Round Of 16

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Round Of 16

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Round Of 16

7 December
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Quarter Finals

9 December
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10 December10 December
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11 December
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Semi Finals

14 December15 December
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Third Place

17 December
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Final

18 December
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Frequently Asked Questions

Who is hosting the FIFA World Cup 2022?

The 2022 edition of the FIFA World cup is being hosted by Qatar.

When is the Fifa world cup starting?

The opening match of the Fifa world cup will be played between Qatar and Ecuador at the Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor on the 20th of November 2022.

When is the final match of the Fifa world cup 2022?

The final match of the Fifa world cup 2022 is to the held on the 18th of December 2022.

To conclude

As the date for the starting match of the FIFA world cup 2022 is approaching so is the enthusiasm of the football fans ever increasing.

In this article we have tried to provide information about the FIFA world cup 2022 to be held in Qatar along with information about the venues, the fixtures and the dates of the matches.

It will definitely be a treat to watch for football fans across the globe as the biggest sporting event of the world is just around the corner, as footballing giants of the world clash in the field for the title of world champions.

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