2022 Fifa world cup promises to be one of the greatest showpiece the world has ever seen. For the first time in the history of the competition it would be hosted in an Islamic state.
Qatar became the venue for the world’s football greatest competition after winning the bid over England. The 2022 showdown will kick start in November.
In all, there will be 32 national team that would be participating in the 2022 Fifa World Cup. All countries eyes are on the ultimate title which France won some four years ago.
How many African teams that would be participating in Qatar 2022 world cup
Out of the many countries on the African continent, only five nations can compete in Qatar 2022. And after intense qualifying play-offs, below is the list of African countries that will be playing come November.
Qualified European nations for Qatar 2022
Europe has the most slot among all the continent. Uefa has 13 which is the highest among all. This year’s showpiece will see the likes of:
- Wale v Ukraine or Scotland
South America teams that would compete in 2022 world cup
Known as one of the best continent for gracing the occasion. In addition to that, Brazil is the most successful national team with five titles. The qualified team are:
Qualified countries from Asia to play at Qatar 2022
Asia after first hosting the competition in 2022 has four/five slot. And out of that, the qualified nations are:
- Korea Republic
- Saudi Arabia
Concacaf countries to play in Qatar 2022
Concacaf which comprises of nations form north and central America’s and the Caribbean regions. This region has four space and the qualified teams are:
- United State of America
- Costa Rica*
Who are the Best players to watch out for in the 2022 world cup
There are wide range of players that have been tipped to step up and grace the occasion come November in Qatar. Among some of these players are Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Kylian Mbappe, Sadio Mane among others.
Which country will win 2022 world cup
Many nations have been tipped to rise to the occasion on the big stage. Among some of these countries are defending champions, France, Belgium, England, Portugal, Germany and Argentina.
However, many are also calling for Brazil to lift the ultimate.
When will 2022 world cup start
Qatar 2022 world cup is scheduled to start on November 21st and is expected to end in the third week of December.
Where will 2026 Fifa World Cup be played
The 2026 campaign will be hosted in United State of America, Mexico and Canada.
2022 World cup groups
The world cup will see quite an intriguing fixtures from the group stages through to the final match. Below is the pairing for the group stages