France FIFA World Cup Schedule

It’s been four years since France lifted the World Cup trophy. And it’s almost the FIFA World Cup again, starting on Sunday, 20 November 2022, in Qatar. In this episode, let’s check out France’s World Cup schedule in 2022 and mark your calendar.

Despite a concerning performance in the Nations League last June, France will be the hot favorite to defend their title. Led by Kylian Mbappe and Karim Benzema in his best form, France could go deep into the tournament.

The world champions got two familiar foes in their Group from the Russia World Cup and could collide again with Argentina in Round 16.

France’s FIFA World Cup 2022 Schedule

France will play in Group D in the FIFA World Cup 2022. They will meet familiar foes in the Group Stage and rematch with the 2018 group-stage opponents Denmark and Australia, alongside Tunisia.

Group D

🇫🇷 France

🇩🇰 Denmark

🇦🇺 Australia

🇹🇳 Tunisia

Fixtures, Start Times, and Venues

France will take on Australia in their World Cup Opener on 22nd November. Then, they will face Denmark in The Match of Group D. The defending champions will see off the group stage with a game against Tunisia.

*All times are in GMT

Fixture Date Time Venue
France vs. Australia Tuesday, 22 November 7:00 pm Al Janoub
France vs. Denmark Saturday, 26 November 4:00 pm Stadium 974
France vs. Tunisia Wednesday, 30 November 3:00 pm Al Janoub 


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 France’s Round of 16 Opponent?

Group D will match up with Group C for the Round of 16. So, France’s Round-of-16 opponent could be Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, or Poland.

  • D1 vs. C2
  • C1 vs. D2

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

You can watch the FIFA World Cup live 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.

The French fans can watch their matches live on TF1 and beIN Sports.

Fans in the UK can watch the tournament via BBC and ITV. Again, they will divide the fixtures to telecast live. 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
Golam Muktadir is a passionate sports fan and a dedicated movie buff. He has been writing about both topics for over a decade and has a wealth of knowledge and experience to share with his readers. Muktadir has a degree in journalism and has written for several well-known publications, including Surprise Sports and Surprise Movies.


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