England FIFA World Cup Schedule

It has been four years since the last World Cup in Russia. It means only one thing that we are about to welcome the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar. The biggest football festival on the planet will kick off on Sunday, 20 November. We are all set for the tournament with the groups drawn and fixtures fixed.

This episode will cover the England World Cup schedule for 2022, their group, kick-off times, venues, and how to watch England matches on TV and Live Streams.

England’s FIFA World Cup 2022 Schedule

England will play in Group B in the FIFA World Cup 2022. They have two more English-speaking nations in the same group in Wales and the USA, alongside Iran.

Group B

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🇺🇸 USA

🇮🇷 Iran

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 Wales

Fixtures, Start Times, and Venues

England will take on Iran in their World Cup Opener on 21 November. Then, they will face USA in a crucial match before finishing off the group stage with a match against Wales. Here is the England World Cup schedule for 2022.

*All times are in BST

Fixture Date Time Venue TV (UK)
England vs. Iran Monday, 21 November 2:00 pm Khalifa International BBC
England vs. USA Friday, 25 November 8:00 pm Al Bayt ITV
England vs. Wales Tuesday, 29 November 8:00 pm Ahmad Bin Ali  BBC


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 England’s Round of 16 Opponent?

Group B will match up with Group A in the Round of 16. So, England’s Round-of-16 opponent will be from Group A (Qatar, Netherlands, Senegal, Ecuador).

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  • A1 vs. B2

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

BBC will provide live coverage of England’s opening match against Iran and the final Group-Stage match against Wales. England vs USA will be on ITV.

Fans can use BBC iPlayer and ITV Hub to watch the Qatar World Cup live stream.

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

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 Raiplay.it 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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