FIFA World Cup 2022: Championship started at Qatar, click on the link to know about what happened till today and the schedule
The FIFA World Cup 2022 which is the 22nd edition of quadrennial International Men's Football Championship started at Qatar a West Asian Country from 20th November and finals will be played on18th December , 2022 .
The FIFA world cup will follow a familiar format with the 32 teams divided into 8 groups A To H. 4 teams each are participating in this tournament .
From each of these 8 groups 2 teams each will qualify for last 16 pre quarter final stage where from the tournament will proceed in knock out basis .
The total of 64 matches will be played in this tournament .
In the inaugral match played on 20th Nov the host Qatar played against Ecuador in which Ecuador defeated Qatar by the margin of 2-0.
Next day on 21st November three matches were played .
In the first match England defeated Iran 6-2.
In next match Netherland defeated Senegal 2-0 in a well contested match .
In the last match of the day USA drew 1-1 with Wales.
Yesterday on 22nd November in the first match 49th ranked team Saudi Arabia defeated 3rd rank team Argentina 2-1 in biggest upset of the tournament .
In next match Denmark drew goalless 0-0 with Tunisia.
Third match of the day between Mexico and Poland ended in a goalless draw.
In the last and fourth match of the day France defeated Australia by the margin of 4 - 1.
The groups at the Qatar FIFA World Cup 2022 are as follows:
Group A: Qatar, Ecuador, Senegal, Netherlands
Group B: England, Iran, USA, Wales
Group C: Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, Poland
Group D: France, Australia, Denmark, 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, South Korea
After the group stage, top two teams from each of the eight groups will move on to the knockout phase, which begins with the Round of 16.
The final will be played on December 18 while the third-place match is slotted for the previous day in the FIFA World Cup 2022 schedule. All matches of the FIFA World Cup 2022 will be played across eight venues in and around Doha.
FIFA World Cup 2022 results: Round of 16 results
Match 1: December 3, Saturday
Match 2: December 4, Sunday
Match 3: December 4, Sunday
Match 4: December 5, Monday
Match 5: December 5, Monday
Match 6: December 6, Tuesday
Match 7: December 6, Tuesday
Match 8: December 7, Wednesday
FIFA World Cup 2022 results: Quarter-finals results
Quarter-final 1: December 9, Friday
Quarter-final 2: December 10, Saturday
Quarter-final 3: December 10, Saturday
Quarter-final 4: December 11, Sunday
FIFA World Cup 2022 results: Semi-finals results
Semi-final 1: December 14, Wednesday
Semi-final 2: December 15, Thursday
FIFA World Cup 2022 results: Third-place playoff result
3rd place playoff: December 17, Saturday
FIFA World Cup 2022 results: Final result
Final: December 18, Sunday