In less than a week time, the most celebrated football event i.e., FIFA World Cup 2022 is all set to kick start with a grand opening ceremony on November 20 and will run till December 18. Hosts and Asian champions Qatar will take on Ecuador in the inaugural match at 9.30 PM (IST) on November 20. Notably, the quadrennial event which is considered to be at the pinnacle of international football, is being held for the first time in the Middle East, and second time in Asia.
A total of 32 teams across the globe are participating in the tournament, with the group stages matches beginning on November 20. As per the format of the event, 16 out of 32 participating teams will advance into the knockout stage, which is slated to be held from December 3 to December 6. The quarterfinal matches are scheduled to take place on December 9 and 10, while the semi-finals will be played between December 13 and 14. Meanwhile, the event will conclude with the FIFA World Cup final on December 18.
Meanwhile, Reliance-backed Viacom 18 Media has bagged the broadcasting and streaming rights in India. Despite India not being one of the participants in the FIFA World Cup, there are still many footballs crazy fans who will be glued to follow the most decorative event in the world. In this article, SportsTiger will narrow down all the details related to when and where to watch all the matches in FIFA World Cup 2022.
When and where will the FIFA World Cup 2022 matches take place?
The FIFA World Cup 2022 will begin on November 20 in Qatar.
Which are the venues where FIFA World Cup 2022 matches will take place?
The FIFA World Cup 2022 matches will take place at eight venues identified as Al Bayt Stadium, Khalifa International Stadium, Al Thumama Stadium, Al Rayyan Stadium, Lusail Stadium, Education City Stadium, Stadium 974, Al Janoub Stadium.
Where to watch the live broadcast of FIFA World Cup 2022 matches in India?
The live telecast of the FIFA World Cup 2022 will take place on Sports18 and Sports18 HD.
Where to watch the live streaming of the FIFA World Cup 2022 matches in India?
The live streaming of the FIFA World Cup 2022 can be watched on JioCinema App.
Where to get all the live updates of the FIFA World Cup 2022 in India?
SportsTiger website and app will provide the live scores and live updates of the matches of the FIFA World Cup 2022.