World Cup in Qatar 2022: The most important national team-level football competition on the planet will have a calendar outside the months of June and July for the first time. The next World Cup will be held between the months of November and December.
World Cup in Qatar 2022:
The Qatar 2022 World Cup is already around the corner. What at one time seemed like a distant idea is already a reality and the atypical winter world will take place next year. Therefore, we wanted to review everything that is known, so far, about the next World Cup.
For this reason, we will delve into everything that refers to the schedules, dates and media coverage of what will probably be one of the most controversial World Cups in history.
What are the Dates on Which the Qatar 2022 World Cup Matches will be Played?
In principle, the Qatar Soccer World Cup 2022 is scheduled to be played in an extraordinary way during the winter of the aforementioned year. This, due to the high temperatures that are reached in summer in the Asian country.
Therefore, if everything goes according to plan, the World Cup will be played between November 21 and December 18, 2022. Each of the phases and instances of the tournament, again, as stipulated, will be played on the following dates:
Unfortunately, in the absence of knowing which teams will play the World Cup, there is still no exact date on which the first matches of the group stage of the tournament will be played. However, it is estimated that it will be between November 21 and approximately December 1.
Round of 16:
Now, once we have entered the knockout phase, the round of 16 will be played between December 3 and 6. In this way, between these four days 8 games will be played, playing two games per day.
Once the round of 16 is over, the quarterfinals of the Qatar 2022 World Cup will be played between December 9 and 10, with two games being played each day.
After entering the most important matches of the tournament, between December 13 and 14, the candidates will be defined to play the grand final in the semifinal matches. Similarly, the candidates for the match will be determined for third place.
The match for the bronze medal of the Qatar 2022 World Cup will be played on December 17 at the Khalifa International Stadium.
When, Where and at What Time will the 2022 World Cup final in Qatar be Played?
Now, entered the grand final, we must delve much more. For this reason, we have prepared a summary in which you can find all the information you need to know to enjoy the grand final of the World Cup.
What Day will the Grand Final of the Qatar 2022 World Cup be Played?
The final of the Qatar World Cup 2022 will be played, in principle , on December 18, 2022, just 6 days before the Christmas holidays. For this reason, some country may celebrate Christmas, a good night and welcome the New Year with the most prestigious trophy in history in its showcases.
At What time will the Qatar 2022 World Cup Final be Played?
All the schedules that FIFA has shown in its official organization chart correspond to the time zone used in Qatar, the host country of the World Cup. For this reason, the grand final of the World Cup will be played at 6:00 p.m. in Qatar (UTC + 3).
In Spain, this translates into the grand final played at 17:00. Now, with regard to the rest of the Spanish-speaking countries, here you can find a comfortable list in which you will see the times in which this great match will play in your country:
- Argentina and Chile: 12:00 hours
- Colombia: 10:00 hours
- Ecuador: 10:00 hours
- United States (east coast): 11:00 am
- United States (west coast): 8:00 a.m.
- Mexico 10:00 hours
- Peru: 10:00 hours
- Venezuela: 11:00 hours
Where Will the 2022 World Cup Final be Played?
Finally, it will soon be possible to know at this point, one of the most confirmed aspects is which will be the stadiums and venues for the Qatar 2022 World Cup. For this reason, luckily, it will already be known which will be the stadium in which a team will be able to lift the coveted international title and take their country to the top.
This stadium, like the vast majority of those that will serve as the venue for the World Cup, has been recently built and, in fact, is still under construction as of this writing. For this reason, when it opens , the Iconic Stadium of Lusail will be writing its first pages in the living history of the beautiful game .
Iconic Stadium of Lusail:
The Iconic Stadium of Lusail, also called the National Stadium of Lusail, is a modern venue built in an also modern and newly released island city. Lusail, a town that is still under construction as of April 2021, will host the most important match of the tournament.
This stadium, in principle, will have a capacity for approximately 95,000 seated spectators. However, it is presumed that at the end of the World Cup, this stadium will become the home of a Qatari team, so the capacity would be reduced considerably.
The latest information provided by the Qatari government states that the stadium is almost 90% ready. So we can estimate that it will be ready to open in the coming months.
Where to Watch all The Qatar 2022 World Cup Matches live on TV?
In Spain, you will be able to watch the matches of the Qatar World Cup 2022 on television thanks to the main television stations and open platforms in the country. Of course, we are referring to Telecinco and Mediaset.
From these channels you can enjoy all the matches of the Spanish team in the Qatar World Cup, as well as the main matches of the World Cup competition. Now, in Latin America and North America , you can enjoy all the World Cup matches from the following channels:
- Argentina: Public TV, TyC Sports, DIRECTV Sports
- Brazil: SportTV, Rede Globo
- Bolivia: Bolivia TV, Tigo Sports +, DIRECTV Sports, Red Uno, Red Unitel
- Chile: Channel 13, DIRECTV Sports, TVN, Mega
- Colombia: Caracol, RCN, DIRECTV Sports
- Ecuador: Gama TV, TC Televisión, DIRECTV Sports, RTS
- Paraguay: Telefuturo, DIRECTV Sports
- Peru: América Televisión, DIRECTV Sports, Latina
- Uruguay: Teledoce, Tenfield, DIRECTV Sports
- Venezuela: TLT, Venevisión
- Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Dominican Republic: DIRECTV.
- United States: FOX Sports, FS1
- Mexico: Sky México, TDN, Televisa, TV Azteca