FIFA has confirmed the match scheduled for 15 July 2020. The final draw will be scheduled for 1st April 2022 in Doha Qatar. The opening match will be played on 21 Nov 2022 at the Al Bayt Stadium.
Four Matches will be played each day on the group stage. Kick-off times were 13:00, 16:00, 19:00, and 22:00 for the beginning two rounds. The last round kick-offs for the knockout stage Matches schedule is 18:00 and 22:00 simultaneously. On 17 Nov 2022, the third-place match will be played at Khalifa International Stadium. The final match will be played at the Lusail Iconic Stadium on 18 Dec 2022 at 18:00.
There is a total of eight groups. Group A, B, E, F matches are scheduled to be played at Al Bayt Stadium, Khalifa International Stadium, Al Thumama Stadium, and Ahmes Bin Ali Stadium. Group C, D, G, H matches are scheduled to be played at Lusail Iconic Stadium, Ras Abu Abound Stadium, Education city Stadium, Al Janoub Stadium.
Winner group A with 49 Runner-up on 3 Dec 2022. 18:00 Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayan.
Winner Group C with 50 Runner-up on 3 Dec 2022. 22:00 Ahmed Bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayan.
Winner Group D with 52 Runner-up on 4 Dec 2022. 22:00 Al Thumama Stadium, Doha.
Winner Group B with 51 Runner-up on 4 Dec 2022. 18:00 Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor.
Winner Group D with 52 Runner-up on 5 Dec 2022. 22:00 Al Thumama Stadium, Doha
Winner Group E with 53 Runner-up on 5 Dec 2022. 18:00 Al Janoub Stadium, Al Wakrah.
Winner Group G with 54 Runner-up on 6 Dec 2022. 22:00 Ras Abu Aboud Stadium, Doha.
Winner Group F with 55 Runner-up on 6 Dec 2022. 18:00 Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan.
Winner Group H with 56 Runner-up on 9 Dec 2022. 22:00 Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail.
Quarter Final: Winner match 53 with 58 Runner-up match 54 on 9 Dec 2022. 22:00 Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan.
Winner match 49 with 57 Runner-up match 50 on 10 Dec 2022. 22:00 Lusail Iconic Stadium Lusail.
Winner match 55 with 60 Runner-up match 56 on 10 Dec 2022. 18:00 Al Thumama Stadium Doha.
Winner match 51 with 59 Runner-up match 52 on 13 Dec 2022. 22:00 Al Bayt Stadium Al Khor.
Semi-Finals: Winner match 57 with 61 Runner-up match 58 on 14 Dec 2022. 22:00 Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail.
Winner match 59 with 62 Runner-up match 60 on 14 Dec 2022. 22:00 Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor.
Third Place Match, Loser Match 61 Match 63 Loser Match 62 on 17 Dec 2022. 18:00 Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan.
Final Match: Winner Match 61 Match 64 winner match 62 on 18 Dec 2022. 18:00 Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail.
The group details are:
Group A: Algeria, Burkina Faso, Niger, Djibouti
Group B: Tunisia, Zambia, Mauritania, Equatorial Guinea
Group C: Nigeria, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Liberia
Group D: Cameroon, Cote d’Ivoire, Mozambique, Malawi
Group E: Mali, Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda
Group F: Egypt, Gabon, Libya, Angola
Group G: Ghana, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Ethiopia
Group H: Senegal, Congo, Namibia, Togo
Group I: Morocco, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Sudan