FIFA has formally introduced the dates for the version of the World Cup-2022 organized in Qatar. On Monday November 21, the host nation will kick off the competitors at 1 p.m. on the Al Bayt stadium. The ultimate will happen on December 18.
The opening match of the 2022 World Cup, performed from November 21 to December 18 in Qatar, will happen at Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor Metropolis, FIFA introduced on Wednesday July 15 in a schedule launch.
This 60,000-seat stadium will host Monday, November 21 at 1 p.m. native time, the primary of 64 matches within the first World Cup in historical past to be performed in November / December.
Fifa has unveiled the competitors's official program, together with 4 group matches per day, making up a tighter schedule till the ultimate scheduled on December 18 at 6 p.m., Nationwide Day in Qatar, in entrance of 80,000 folks at Lusail Stadium.
The group stage matches will happen at 1 p.m., four p.m., 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. (native time) whereas the knockout matches will probably be held at 6 p.m. and 10 p.m.
The ultimate draw ought to be identified in March 2022, as soon as the qualification phases have been accomplished.
With AFP and Reuters