Costa Rica FIFA World Cup Schedule

The FIFA World Cup 2022 is just around the corner. We are all set to kick off the tournament on 20th November in Qatar. Let’s mark the calendar in this episode with the Costa Rica World Cup Schedule for 2022.

Los Ticos made a Cinderella run in the 2014 World Cup. They top the group among Uruguay, England, and Italy. However, they were heartbroken by penalties against the Netherlands in the last 8.

After a disappointing tournament four years ago in Russia, can they turn things around this term?

Costa Rica’s FIFA World Cup 2022 Schedule

Costa Rica will play in Group E in the FIFA World Cup 2022.

Group E

🇩🇪 Germany

🇪🇸 Spain

🇯🇵 Japan

🇨🇷 Costa Rica

Fixtures, Kick-off Times, and Venues

Costa Rica will play their World Cup opener against Spain on 23rd November. They will be keen to take all three points against Japan before facing Germany in their last Group-Stage game.

*All times are in ET

Fixture Date Time Venue
Costa Rica vs. Spain Wednesday, 23 November Noon Al Thumama 
Costa Rica vs. Japan Sunday, 27 November 6:00 am Ahmad Bin Ali
Costa Rica vs. Germany Thursday, 1 December 3:00 pm Al Bayt


Every team will play against each other once in the same group, and the top two teams will qualify for Round 16.

Who could be Costa Rica’s Opponent in the Round of 16?

Group E teams will play Group F in the Round of 16. Hence, Costa Rica’s Round-of-16 opponent could be Belgium, Canada, Morocco, or Croatia.

  • E1 vs. F2
  • F1 vs. E2

Live Stream FIFA World Cup Online Free – Countries and Channel Overview

Fans can watch the World Cup 2022 live on Fox Sports in the United States. FOX and FS1 will split the fixtures to broadcast live. Moreover, the Fox Sports app, fuboTV, and Sling TV offer live streaming services.

You can watch the tournament on TV via BBC and ITV in the UK. BBC iPlayer and ITV Hub will provide the live streaming opportunity.

Here’s how you can watch the Qatar World Cup matches from anywhere.

Country Broadcaster Cost Requirement
Australia SBS-On Demand Free Free Signup is Required at the SBS site + VPN
France TF1 Free Only 28 World Cup Matches Are Available. Use VPN to Unlock
Germany ZDF & ARD Free No Signup Required + VPN
India Viacom 18 Free No Signup is Needed + Use VPN to Unlock Outside of India
Italy Free Free Signup Required at Raiplay Site + VPN
Luxembourg RTL Free No Signup Needed + VPN
Russia MatchTV Free No Signup Needed + VPN
Switzerland Play-Suisse Free Free Signup Required at Play-Suisse Site + VPN
United Kingdom BBC iPlayer & ITV HUB Free Free Signup Required + VPN
United States Fox Sports Premium 25$ a Month Subscription needed. Available via Cable, Sling TV, Fubo TV, and YouTube TV
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