Whether it’s through qualifying or the inter-confederal play-offs, all 32 teams will want to get to the 2022 World Cup Final in Qatar. The FIFA 2022 World Cup will be held from November 21, 2022 to December 18, 2022. The final will be played at Lusail Stadium in Doha, the week before Christmas. Here’s what we know about the teams.
Uruguay qualified through an inter-continental play-off. Ricardo Gareca is one of the most popular football managers in Latin America. The team finished fifth in the CONMEBOL standings. It will play United Arab Emirates. They are eight points behind Syria in the group standings.
In the group standings, Peru is fifth, and Chile is seventh. Ecuador finished fourth in the toughest qualifying campaign. Colombia is sixth, and Uruguay is eighth. Panama is not in the World Cup yet, but can force itself in with two matches left. The teams that finish eighth and ninth in the CONMEBOL standings will play in a play-off to determine the final spot.
The top four teams will qualify for the 2022 World Cup Final in Qatar. These teams will then play each other in a knockout round. The two teams that win will advance to the group stage of the tournament. The winner of each group will then be drawn into a round of 16. The second round of matches will be played from October 2020 to October 2021. The ten group winners will then be drawn into five two-legged knockout ties. The final European World Cup berth will be determined in June 2022.
The other four teams that qualified were Japan, Brazil, South Korea and Iran. These teams qualified through the CONCACAF qualifying tournament. There are two other teams that qualified through the Asia-Pacific confederation. Australia will compete with France and Denmark. This is the first time that the two countries have competed in a World Cup final.
Spain and Costa Rica joined Germany in Group E. Germany won Group J. The Netherlands and Belgium finished first and second in Group A. The group winner will move on to the round of 16. The second round of matches will begin at 4pm. The winner of Group E will move on to the round of 16.
England qualified for the 2022 World Cup by beating San Marino. The team will play Iran on November 21. They have been disappointed in the past, but will try to improve. They have a record of reaching the semi-finals of the last World Cup. The team will also play Mexico on November 26.
Brazil qualified for the World Cup by beating Colombia 1-0. Argentina qualified through a draw against Brazil. The team has a roster of players that include Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero, and Paulo Dybala. They also have five players that are Italian-based. They will play Saudi Arabia on November 22. The team will then play Ecuador in Buenos Aires five days later.
Argentina has a strong squad, and will also face Bolivia in a match on March 26. They are in the middle of a 36-game unbeaten run.