After the group stage of Qatar 2022 World Cup, the 16 teams classified for the round of 16 already know what their path to a hypothetical final will be. The crossings have been defined according to the position of each team in their group and in the next round, which will take place from Saturday to Tuesday, the following qualifiers will be played: Netherlands-USA, Argentina-Australia, England-Senegal, France-Poland, Japan-Croatia, Brazil-South Korea, Morocco-Spain Yes Portugal-Switzerland.
The second phase of this World, whoever will decide the champion on December 18, will be played for four consecutive days. Between Saturday and Tuesday, the teams that passed the group stage will seek a place in the quarter-finals. Two matches will be played per day, at 4:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.
This Saturday will be played in the first round on Netherlands–United States, while in the second they will be Argentina Yes Australia those seeking a place in the quarter-finals. The winners of the two qualifiers would meet on Friday, December 9, at 8:00 p.m., in the quarter-finals.
On Sunday, qualifying will start on the other side of the table. France Yes Poland will play for a place in the quarter-finals at 4:00 p.m., while the other match of the day will start at 8:00 p.m., between England Yes Senegal. The winners will face off on Saturday, December 10 at 8:00 p.m. Spain’s rival would come out of these four teams in a hypothetical semi-final.
On Monday, December 5, two more qualifiers would be defined. The first of them will be the one who will face Japan Yes Croatia at Al Janoub, at 4 p.m. At 8:00 p.m. the meeting will take place during which they will be measured Brazil Yes South Korea. The winners would meet on Friday 9 at 4:00 p.m. for a place in the semi-finals.
Finally, the round of 16 will end on Tuesday, December 6. At 4:00 p.m., at the City of Education, Morocco Yes Spain They will go for the quarter-finals, scheduled for Saturday 10 at 4:00 p.m. There they would face the winner of the last game of this first qualifying round, who will face Portugal versus Swiss the same Tuesday at 8:00 p.m.
to life or death
With the end of the group stage, counts and cabals end. It’s only worth winning. None of the 16 teams will play with a net in the final two weeks of competition. The Qatar 2022 World Cup will stop for the first time after the round of 16, with three days off until the start of the quarter-finals, which will be played on Friday 9 and Saturday 10 December.
There will again be two daily matches, one at 4:00 p.m. and the other at 8:00 p.m. The first match would be played by the winners of the Japan-Croatia against whoever wins in the Brazil-South Korea, while the second will be defined among the winners of the Netherlands–United States and some Argentina-Australia. From there will come a semi-final, which will be played on Tuesday, December 13 at 8:00 p.m.
On December 10, it would be the turn of Spain in the quarter-finals, if he manages to beat Morocco. The rival would leave Portugal–Switzerland and the match would be played at 4:00 p.m. At 8:00 p.m. the one who will measure the winners of the France–Poland and some England-Senegal. The semi-final would be contested by the winners of the quarter-final matches on Wednesday, December 14 at 8:00 p.m.