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FIFA Confirm 2022 World Cup Final Date

Fri 20th Mar 2015 | FIFA

The World Cup final in Qatar will be played on the 18th December 2022 it has been confirmed.

Following a meeting of the Executive Committee yesterday (19th March) it was announced that the tournament final will be played on the on the 18th, Qatar’s National Day.

A statement released by FIFA, read: “The Executive Committee today confirmed that the 2022 FIFA World Cup™ will be staged in November/December with the Final to be on 18 December 2022, Qatar’s National Day.

“In principle, it was agreed that the tournament should be played over a reduced timeframe, for instance 28 days.

“The working group for the international match calendar will meet in due course to finalise the international match calendar for the 2019-2022 cycle.”

Image: Action Images / Jason Cairnduff

Posted by: Aaron Gourley 

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