FIFA World Cup 2022 Qatar:
FIFA World Cup 2022 features 32 (of 209) national team squads and it will be Qatar's first time hosting.
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- Dates: Nov 20, 2022 – Dec 18, 2022
- Match Schedule
- Live Standings
- USMNT Schedule:
- USA 1:1 Wales (11.21.22 2pm ET)
- England 0:0 USA (11.25.22 2pm ET)
- Iran 0:1 USA (11.29.22 2pm ET)
- Netherlands vs USA (12.03.22 10am ET)
- Venues: 5 cities, 8 stadiums
(2 stadiums in Doha)
- Mascot: La'eeb meaning “skilled player” in Arabic
(based on a "Gutra," which is a traditional piece of Qatari clothing)
- Format: 32 teams; 8 groups of 4
- Final Match: Dec 18, 2022, which is Qatar National Day
- Doha, Qatar is 8 Hours Ahead Of New York City
- Alcohol will be served "in select areas within stadiums," although the consumption of alcohol is prohibited in Islam
- 11.18.22 Update: In a stunning reversal, alcohol sales will be banned at or near venues... ouch!
- This may help: Qatar World Cup Alcohol Map
- Soccer powerhouse, Italy, failed to qualify... AGAIN!
- 2018 winning nation (France) earned $38 million!
(minimum $8 million for all participants)
- Allegations of bribery and corruption still haunt Qatar's hosting
- 48 teams will qualify for 2026 World Cup