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FIFA World Cup 2022 match schedule confirmed.
Host Qatar will kick-off the tournament at Al-Bayt Stadium on Monday 21 November 2022 at 13:00 local time* (11:00 CET).
Final confirmed to take place at 80,000-seat Lusail Stadium at 18:00 local time on 18 December.


Can’t wait for the action to begin! Hopefully by then we will have people in the stands too! :crossed_fingers:


The 2022 football World Cup in Qatar, first time in the history, will have four games every day in a 12-day group stage and matches later in the tournament that go into extra time will extend past midnight.

Fifa released the schedule for the first World Cup to be played in November and December on Wednesday, with kick-off times at 1pm (3.30pm IST), 4pm (6.30pm IST), 7pm (9.30pm IST) and 10pm (12.30am IST).


This will be the second World Cup held entirely in Asia after the 2002 tournament in South Korea and Japan. Qatar who hosted the FIFA Club world cup in 2019 have made recent developments and three of the 6 stadiums have been declared open. The tournament promises to be different from other FIFA tournamentsfrom operational point of view and experience point of view.