Qatar World Cup Schedule

The FIFA World Cup 2022 is on the horizon, underway on 20th November in Qatar. Here in this episode, let’s mark the calendar with the Qatar World Cup schedule for 2022.

For several reasons, the FIFA World Cup will be unique and special this year. It will be the first Winter World Cup in the Northern hemisphere. Qatar is honored to be the first Middle Eastern nation to organize the sport’s biggest event.

Moreover, it’s a magnificent opportunity for the nation to showcase its tradition, culture, and custom in front of the world. It’s a priceless opportunity for the Qatari football fans to cheer their team in the World Cup.

The host nation will play the tournament’s opening match against Ecuador on 20th November at 7:00 pm local time (GMT+3) at Al Bayt Stadium.

Qatar FIFA World Cup 2022 Schedule

Qatar will play in Group A in the FIFA World Cup 2022.

Group A

🇶🇦 Qatar

🇨🇴 Ecuador

🇸🇳 Senegal

🇳🇱 Netherlands

Schedule, Kick-off Times, and Venues

Qatar vs. Ecuador match will kick-start the tournament on 20th November, the only match on that day. Then, Qatar will compete against Senegal and the Netherlands in Group A.

The Group A schedule, kick-off times, and venues are as follows.

*All times are in GMT

Fixture Date Time Venue
Qatar vs. Ecuador Sunday, 20 November 4:00 pm Al Bayt
Netherlands vs. Senegal Monday, 21 November 4:00 pm Al Thumama
Qatar vs. Senegal Friday, 25 November 1:00 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
Senegal vs. Ecuador Tuesday, 29 November 3:00 pm Khalifa International 


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

Qatar’s Opponent for the Round of 16:

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

  • A1 vs. B2
  • A2 vs. B1

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

Fans in Qatar can watch all 64 matches of the World Cup 2022 live on beIN Sports, including Qatar’s matches.

ITV and BBC have the World Cup broadcasting rights in the UK. The cable cutters can use BBC iPlayer and ITV Hub to watch the live stream.

Fans can watch the Qatar World Cup live on Fox Sports Network in the United States. FOX and FS1 will split the fixtures and broadcast all 64 matches live.

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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