FIFA World Cup 2022 Warm up Schedule – The FIFA World Cup 2022 will take place during the winter season for the first time. Moreover, the tournament is being held in the timespan when the club football goes on vacation. This meaning that national teams will have less time to arrange numerous warm-up matches. Instead, 32 teams will play friendly matches and UEFA Nations League matches during the final international break before the tournament begins. These games will serve as preparation for the tournament.
It is important for every team to regroup their players in less time and make them comfortable with enough match practice. So few warm-up matches are scheduled for all teams. Many football fans are interested in knowing the complete FIFA World Cup 2022 warm-up schedule. So here we are sharing the complete details regarding it.
FIFA World Cup 2022 Warm up Schedule (Confirmed)
The FIFA World Cup 2022 Warm-up Schedule has been released and the dates and times for all matches have been confirmed.
The 2022 FIFA World Cup will take place in Qatar. The warm-up matches will take place in the country ahead of the tournament. The 2022 World Cup is set to start on November 20 and last for a month. The tournament will also be held in the country during the winter months.
The club football will go on vacation on 13th November and the world cup will kick off on 20th November 2022. The time between the league and the world cup is just seven days and hence there are no FIFA World Cup 2022 warm up matches scheduled in this period for all 32 teams. This is controversial but teams will directly play their competitive matches in the world cup.
Usually, the FIFA World Cup is scheduled in June-July when the club football has concluded. But due to the extreme heatwave in Qatar in June-July, FIFA has organized the tournament during November and December when the climate is cool. This is surely great for players and spectators but has crunched the regular football schedule.
The world cup warm up match is an important part of preparation before such huge tournaments. But Qatar FIFA World Cup will have not have warm up matches for all participating teams. There are a few matches that will be held in upcoming days which will act as warm up matches for these teams. Let’s check out the FIFA World Cup 2022 warm up match schedule.
|27th October 2022||Qatar vs Honduras||Marbella, Spain|
|30th October 2022||Saudi Arabia vs Honduras||Riyadh, Saudi Arabia|
|6th November 2022||Qatar vs Panama||Marbella, Spain|
|6th November 2022||Saudi Arabia vs Iceland||Dubai, United Arab Emirates|
|9th November 2022||Cameroon vs Jamaica||Yaoundé, Cameroon|
|9th November 2022||Costa Rica vs Nigeria||San José, Costa Rica|
|9th November 2022||Mexico vs Iraq||Girona, Spain|
|10th November 2022||Saudi Arabia vs Panama||Dubai, United Arab Emirates|
|10th November 2022||Iran vs Nicaragua||Tehran, Iran|
|11th November 2022||South Korea vs Iceland||Hwaseong, South Korea|
|11th November 2022||Canada vs Bahrain||Isa Town, Bahrain|
|12th November 2022||Ecuador vs Iraq||Madrid, Spain|
|15th November 2022||Senegal vs Kazakhstan||TBD, United Arab Emirates|
|16th November 2022||Saudi Arabia vs Croatia||Riyadh, Saudi Arabia|
|16th November 2022||Mexico vs Sweden||Girona, Spain|
|16th November 2022||Iran vs Tunisia||Doha, Qatar|
|16th November 2022||Oman vs Germany||Muscat|
|16th November 2022||Argentina vs UAE||Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates|
|16th November 2022||Poland vs Chile||Warsaw, Poland|
|17th November 2022||Portugal vs Nigeria||Lisbon, Portugal|
|17th November 2022||Canada vs Japan||Dubai, United Arab Emirates|
|17th November 2022||Switzerland vs Ghana||Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates|
|17th November 2022||Spain vs Jordan||Amman, Jordan|
|17th November 2022||Costa Rica vs Iraq||Basra, Iraq|
|18th November 2022||Cameroon vs Panama||Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates|
|18th November 2022||Belgium vs Egypt||Kuwait City, Kuwait|
|18th November 2022||Serbia vs Bahrain||Riffa, Bahrain|
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