Unlike the first World Cup, which took place in the summer, the 2022 World Cup will be played in winter. This will avoid the heat of the Gulf. The tournament will run from November 20 to December 18 in Qatar. The tournament will feature 32 teams, with each competing to reach the final on December 18. The winner will advance to the next round.
The first game of the tournament will take place on November 20. It will be played between host Qatar and Ecuador. The match will start at 4pm, with a ceremony preceding. It will be played at the Al Janoub Stadium, which is located in the city of Al Wakrah. The stadium has a capacity of 60,000. There will be nine other matches.
The second match of the tournament will take place between England and USA. It will be played at the Lusail Stadium, which has a capacity of 80,000. The stadium will host the final. The tournament will also feature the first FIFA World Cup to be played in the Middle East. There will be a number of countries who will be making their World Cup debuts. It will also include teams from France, Belgium, Denmark, and Iceland. The USMNT will also play in the tournament.
The tournament will feature 32 teams and will be held in eight groups. The top two teams from each group will move on to the knockout stage. The knockout stage will feature 16 teams, who will play in single elimination rounds. The winner will advance to the final on December 18. There will also be a third-place play-off match between Iran and Spain, and a fourth-place play-off match between Argentina and Germany.
The tournament will feature four matches per day. The first two matches will be played at 10am, 1pm, 4pm, and 7pm. All times are in local Qatar time, which is three hours ahead of the UK.
In addition, each match will be played on a Friday. The group stage will also run until Friday, December 2. During this stage, there will be five group matches and one quarter-final. The tournament will also feature a number of matches that will be played at Al Bayt Stadium. The stadium is located in the north of the country and is one of the most picturesque locations in the country. The tournament will also feature the first ever FIFA World Cup to be played in a winter. The tournament will be played in fully air-conditioned stadiums.
The World Cup will also feature a number of penalties, which will be used to decide a winner. The matches will also feature extra time, which is used if the score is tied. The tournament will also feature a number on teams that are ranked outside of the top 16. There will be 32 teams competing in the tournament, with the final being played on December 18. It will also be the first winter World Cup to be held in the Northern Hemisphere.