Netherlands FIFA World Cup Schedule

We are only days away from the FIFA World Cup 2022, starting on 20th November in Qatar. The Netherlands is back in the biggest football tournament on the planet after missing out on the last edition four years ago. In this episode, check out the Netherlands World Cup Schedule 2022 and mark our calendar.

It had been a heart-breaking couple of tournaments for the Oranje. They lost the 2010 World Cup Final against Spain by Adreas Iniesta’s only goal deep into extra time. The Netherlands was knocked out four years later by Argentina in the semi-finals in penalty shootouts.

Netherlands FIFA World Cup 2022 Schedule

The Netherlands will play in Group A in the FIFA World Cup 2022.

Group A

🇶🇦 Qatar

🇨🇴 Ecuador

🇸🇳 Senegal

🇳🇱 Netherlands

Fixtures, Kick-off Times, and Venues

The Oranje will play their World Cup opener against the African Champions Senegal on 21st November. Then, they will take Ecuador before playing against the host Qatar.

*All times are in GMT

Fixture Date Time Venue
Netherlands vs. Senegal Monday, 21 November 4:00 pm Al Thumama
Netherlands vs. Ecuador Friday, 25 November 4:00 pm Khalifa International
Netherlands vs. Qatar Tuesday, 29 November 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 the Round of 16 opponent for the Netherlands?

Group A teams will play Group B in the Round of 16. Hence, the Netherlands’ Round-of-16 opponent could be England, USMNT, Wales, or Iran.

  • A1 vs. B2
  • B1 vs. A2

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

You can watch the World Cup matches live on Fox Sports Network in the United States. FOX will broadcast 35 matches, including all from the quarter-finals onwards. On the other hand, FS1 will broadcast 29 matches live. The cable cutters can watch the live stream via the Fox Sports app, fuboTV, and Sling TV.

ITV and BBC will broadcast the World Cup coverage in the UK. Fans can watch the matches live on BBC channels and ITV. The cable cutters can use BBC iPlayer and ITV Hub to watch the live stream.

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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