FIFA World Cup 2022: All you need to know about the group, schedule and more
Qatar FIFA World Cup 2022 is scheduled to start from November later this year. A total of 32 countries will fight for the highest-priced trophy in the Football World Cup starting November 21, 2022. 31 spots were already booked before Costa Rica became the last country to qualify for Qatar after a 1–0 win over New Zealand. World Cup Qualifiers on Tuesday (14 June). With all 32 spots booked for the showpiece event, Zee News English looks at all the teams that have qualified for the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar. Notably, this World Cup could be the last for some of the big names in football such as Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric, Luis Suarez, Edison Cavani, Manuel Neuer, Thomas Mueller and more, with the age factor coming into play. Is.
A total of 32 teams will participate in the 2022 FIFA World Cup and they will be divided into 8 groups. Argentina, Brazil, England, France, Spain, Belgium, Portugal, Germany, Netherlands, Uruguay, Croatia, Denmark, Mexico, United States, Senegal, Wales, Poland, Australia, Japan, Morocco, Switzerland, Ghana, Republic of Korea, Cameroon Host Qatar, along with Serbia, Canada, Costa Rica, Tunisia, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Ecuador, are all set to participate in the tournament.
See below the groups of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022:
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Group A – Qatar, Ecuador, Senegal, Netherlands
Group B – England, IR Iran, USA, Wales
Group C – Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, Poland
Group D – France, Denmark, Australia, Tunisia
Group E – Spain, Costa Rica, Germany, Japan
Group F – Belgium, Canada, Morocco, Croatia
Group G – Brazil, Serbia, Switzerland, Cameroon
Group H – Portugal, Ghana, Uruguay, Republic of Korea
How many games will be played in FIFA World Cup 2022?
A total of 64 games will be played before the new world champion is crowned at the FIFA World Cup 2022. Out of the eight groups, the top two teams will earn a place in the round of 16 (elimination round).
When is the first and last match of FIFA World Cup 2022 going to be played?
The first match of the FIFA World Cup 2022 Qatar will be played on 21 November and the final of the tournament will be played on 18 December.
What’s new in this edition of FIFA World Cup?
For the first time in the history of the men’s FIFA World Cup, a team of female referees has been signed up for the most decorated competition in the world of football.
The spotlight will be on two of the sport’s greats, Cristiano and Messi, who are likely to play their last World Cup after being recognized as one of the best football players of all time. Portugal will take on Ghana, Uruguay and Republic of Korea while Messi’s Argentina will take on Saudi Arabia, Mexico and Poland. Messi will be seen competing against Robert Lewandowski’s Poland in what will be one of several interesting group stage clashes at the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar.