The 2022 FIFA World Cup will take place on Sunday, November 20 and run until Sunday, December 18 in Qatar. Within 29 days, 64 matches will be held in 8 stadiums, in which 32 countries will take part.
This will be the first time the World Cup has been held in the Middle East, but that’s not all that will be new at this year’s tournament.
For the first time in history, the men’s tournament will be judged by women. There will be six in total: 3 officials and 3 assistants. officials Stephanie Frappart (France), Salima Mukansanga (Rwanda) and Yoshimi Yamashita (Japan). Neuza Back (Brazil), Karen Diaz Medina (Mexico) and Katherine Nesbitt (USA) are assistants.
In addition, this will be the first World Cup where teams will be allowed to make 5 substitutions and have a squad of 26 players. Previously, teams were only allowed to make 3 substitutions and have a squad of 23 players. Teams will also have the option to make an additional concussion replacement if needed.
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What are the rules for overtime and penalties in the World Cup?
If after 90 minutes of play there is a tie, there will be a five-minute break and then the match will go into overtime where an additional 30 minutes will be given. The time will be divided into two periods of 15 minutes.
If the score is still tied after extra time, the two teams will play a penalty shoot-out to determine the winner. If there is still a tie at the end of the shootout, teams will be awarded additional one-hit rounds until the tie is broken.
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How to watch the 2022 World Cup:
*All times shown are Eastern European Time.
- When: November 20, 2022 – December 18, 2022
- Group stage start time: 5:00, 8:00, 11:00 and 14:00.
- Location: Qatar
- TV channel in English: Fox
- TV channels in Spanish: Telemundo, Universe, peacock
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USA 2022 World Cup group stage schedule:
- USA vs. Wales – Monday, November 21, 2:00 pm ET.
- USA vs England – Friday, November 25 at 2:00 pm ET.
- USA vs. Iran – Tuesday, November 29 at 2:00 pm ET.
Mexico 2022 World Cup group stage schedule:
- Mexico vs Poland – Tuesday, November 22 at 11:00 AM ET.
- Mexico vs Argentina – Saturday, November 26 at 2:00 pm ET.
- Mexico vs. Saudi Arabia – Wednesday, November 30 at 2:00 pm ET.
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Spanish World Cup – Peacock
You can stream all 64 matches of the Copa del Rey 2022 on Peacock.
What devices are compatible with Peacock?
Peacock is available on various devices. See the full list here.
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The 2022 FIFA World Cup is on a tight schedule and this tournament in Qatar has been a sensation as the knockout rounds will capture the imagination of the world.
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Japan, Australia and Morocco were among the last 16 due to so much upheaval during the tournament, but the Atlas Lions are the only of the trio to make it to the quarter-finals. Germany, Denmark and Belgium were eliminated in the group stage.
Argentina will face the Netherlands in the quarter-finals for a familiar matchup between Lionel Messi and a semi-final date with either Brazil or Japan.
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On the other side of the grid, Morocco faces Portugal for the right to take on the winner of the England-France match.
So yes, the quarter-finals, semi-finals and final should be explosive. Bring. It. On the.
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Below is the full schedule, details on how to watch the games and everything else you need.
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World Cup 2022: schedule, start time, dates, how to watch live
- When: November 20, 2022 to December 18, 2022
- Playoff start time: 10:00 am, 2:00 pm (both ET)
- Location: Qatar
- TV channels in Spanish: Telemundo, Universe, peacock
- Streaming in spanish: peacock (all 64 matches)
Group A | Group B | Group C | Group D | Group E | Group F | Group G | Group H | Full tables
Schedule 1/8 finals
Game 49 – Saturday, December 3: Netherlands 3-1 USA – Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan
Match 50 – Saturday 3 December: Argentina 2-1 Australia – Ahmed Bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan
Game 52 – Sunday, December 4: France 3-1 Poland – Al-Tumama Stadium, Doha
Match 51 – Sunday, December 4: England 3-0 Senegal – Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor
Match 53 – Monday, December 5: Japan 1-1 (AET, PC 1-3) – Al Janub Stadium, Al Wakrah
Match 54 – Monday, December 5: Brazil 4-1 South Korea – 974 Stadium, Doha
Match 55 – Tuesday 6 Dec: Morocco 0-0 (AET, 3-0 PC) Spain – Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan
Game 56 – Tuesday 6 Dec: Portugal 6-1 Switzerland – Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail
Match 58 – Friday, December 9: Croatia – Brazil (preview) – Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan – 10:00.
Match 57 – Friday, December 9: Netherlands v Argentina (preview) – Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail – 14:00.
Match 60 – Saturday, December 10: Morocco – Portugal (preview) – Al-Tumama Stadium, Doha – 10:00.
Match 59 – Saturday, December 10: England – France (preview) – Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor – 14:00.
Match 61 – Tuesday, December 13: Match 57 Winners – Match 58 Winners – Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail – 2:00 pm
Match 62 – Wednesday, December 14: Winners Match 59 – Winners Match 60 – Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor – 2:00 pm.
Playoffs for third place
Match 63 – Saturday, December 17: Match 61 Losers vs. Match 62 Losers – Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan – 2:00 pm
Match 64 – Sunday, December 18: Match 61 Winners – Match 62 Winners – Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail – 10:00 AM
Group stage results
Recap/Highlights: Qatar 0-2 Ecuador – Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor
Recap/Highlights: Senegal 0-2 Netherlands – Al Thumama Stadium, Al Khor – 5:00
Summary/Highlights: Qatar 1-3 Senegal – Al Tumama Stadium, Al Khor
Recap/Highlights: Netherlands 1-1 Ecuador – Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan
Summary/Highlights: Netherlands 2-0 Qatar – Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor
Recap/Highlights: Ecuador 1-2 Senegal – Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan
Recap/Highlights: England 6-2 Iran – Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan
Recap/Highlights: USA 1-1 Wales – Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan
Recap/Highlights: England 0-0 USA – Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor
Recap/Highlights: Wales 0-2 Iran – Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan
Recap/Highlights: Wales 0-3 England – Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan
Recap/Highlights: Iran 0-1 USA – Al-Tumama Stadium, Al-Khor
Recap/Highlights: Argentina 1-2 Saudi Arabia – Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail
Results: Mexico – Poland 0:0 – Stadium 974, Doha
Recap/Highlights: Poland 2-0 Saudi Arabia – Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan
Recap/Highlights: Argentina 2-0 Mexico – Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail
Results: Poland – Argentina 0:2 – Stadium 974, Doha
Recap/Highlights: Saudi Arabia 1-2 Mexico – Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail
Recap/Highlights: France 4-1 Australia – Al Janub Stadium, Al Wakrah
Recap/Highlights: Denmark 0-0 Tunisia – Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan
Recap/Highlights: France 2-1 Denmark – 974 Stadium, Doha
Recap/Highlights: Tunisia 0-1 Australia – Al Janub Stadium, Al Wakrah
Recap/Highlights: Tunisia 1-0 France – Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan
Recap/Highlights: Australia 1-0 Denmark v Al Janub Stadium, Al Wakrah
Results: Spain 7-0 Costa Rica – Al Tumama Stadium, Al Khor
Recap/Highlights: Germany 1-2 Japan – Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan
Recap/Highlights: Spain 1-1 Germany – Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor
Recap/Highlights: Japan 0-1 Costa Rica – Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan
Recap/Highlights: Japan 2-1 Spain – Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan
Recap/Highlights: Costa Rica 2-4 Germany – Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor
Recap/Highlights: Belgium 1-0 Canada – Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan
Summary/Highlights: Morocco 0-0 Croatia – Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor – 5:00
Results: Belgium 0-2 Morocco – Al-Tumama Stadium, Al-Khor
Recap/Highlights: Croatia 4-1 Canada – Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan
Results: Croatia 0-0 Belgium – Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan
Recap/Highlights Canada 1-2 Morocco – Al…