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World Cup 2022 day-by-day schedule: Knockout stage games, fixture dates, UK kick-off times, TV channels and results for every day of showpiece tournament as England eye glory in Qatar

Football fans are enjoying a feast of winter football at the 2022 World Cup.

A total of 32 teams with 832 players will play 64 games in just 29 days and Gareth Southgate’s England are among the sides eyeing glory in Qatar.

The 2022 World Cup is upon us

The 2022 World Cup is upon us

Here’s the full schedule for the showpiece tournament including all the fixture dates, kick-off times and TV channel picks.

Remember, every game at the World Cup will also be live on talkSPORT this winter!

World Cup Schedule

Sunday 20 November

Monday 21 November

Tuesday 22 November

Wednesday 23 November

Thursday, 24 November

Friday, 25 November

Saturday 26 November

Sunday 27 November

Monday 28 November

Tuesday 29 November

Wednesday 30 November

Thursday 1 December

Friday 2 December

Last 16

Saturday 3 December

Sunday 4 December

Monday 5 December

Tuesday 6 December

  • Game 55: Morocco v Spain (15:00) – ITV, talkSPORT
  • Game 56: Portugal v Switzerland (19:00) – ITV, talkSPORT


Friday 9 December

  • Game 57: Brazil v Croatia (15:00) – BBC, talkSPORT
  • Game 58: Netherlands v Argentina (19:00) – BBC, talkSPORT

Saturday 10 December

  • Game 59: Winners of game 55 v winners of game 56 (15:00) – ITV, talkSPORT
  • Game 60: France v England (19:00) – ITV, talkSPORT


Tuesday 13 December

  • Game 61: Winners of game 57 v winners of game 58 (19:00) – BBC, talkSPORT

Wednesday 14 December

  • Game 62: Winners of game 59 v winners of game 60 (19:00) – talkSPORT

Third-place play-off

Saturday 17 December

  • Game 63: Losers of game 61 v losers of game 62 (15:00) – talkSPORT


Sunday 18 December

Watch the World Cup with talkSPORT

At talkSPORT we are powered by fans, so come and join us for the ultimate World Cup fan experience this winter – at the talkSPORT Fan Zone.

In a huge indoor venue under the arches at Waterloo in London, we’ll bring you live screenings of every World Cup game.

There will be Q&As with talkSPORT talent, you’ll be part of our live broadcasts, and there will be plenty of food and drink on offer too.

Come and enjoy the best World Cup fan experience in London – and enjoy a pint on us – with tickets for all remaining games on sale HERE!