FIFA World Cup 2022 Teams qualified for Round of 16

FIFA World Cup 2022: Teams qualified for Round of 16 matches; timings, dates; live streaming info

FIFA World Cup 2022 Teams qualified for Round of 16

On Saturday, December 3rd, the FIFA World Cup 2022 Round of 16 commences, with the Netherlands clashing with the USA in the opening contest. Argentina, having topped Group B, will go up against Australia the following day, while the defending champion France takes on Poland on the same day. Following the Round of 16 games, eight teams will proceed to the quarterfinals, which start on December 9th. These teams will battle it out to determine who will come out on top and be crowned the tournament champions.

As the group stages end in Qatar, The FIFA World Cup 2022 is in its final round of 16 phases.

The 32 nations taking part in the Qatar 2022 World Cup have been split into eight groups – Groups A to H – for the opening stage. Each group will have all its teams playing against each other in a single-headed round-robin format. The two best-placed sides in every group will qualify for the FIFA World Cup 2022 Round of 16 – the first phase of the knockout stage.

The reigning champions France from Group D were one of the very first teams to qualify for the 16-team Round of 16 after winning their first two games in Group D with a vengeance. Les Bleus first beat Australia 4-1 before beating Denmark by a score of 2-1.

France became the first reigning champions since Brazil in 2006 to not exit in the group stage at this year’s FIFA World Cup. Italy (2010), Spain (2014), and Germany (2018) were all eliminated in the group stage, while France did not win their final group stage match against Tunisia, yet still finished as the top team ahead of Australia.

Kylian Mbappe is the most outstanding player for France in the past and is among the leading contenders to win the FIFA World Cup 2022 top-scoring award.

In the same way, Cody Gakpo has spearheaded the Netherlands campaign since Cody Gakpo has led the way Dutch qualified for the round of 16 with the best-placed team in Group A. Meanwhile, a last-minute goal by the captain, Kalidou Koulibaly, helped Senegal defeat Ecuador at the end of their group game, an event that was the equivalent of a virtual game, and get through as the second team in the group.

The Group B competition has also been determined by England and Wales, who both won with a draw won the group. The Christian Pulisic goal in the crucial final match against Iran while a goal by the USA men’s football team made the USA men’s team advance to second place in Group B.

Despite the absence of star Neymar due to an injury, Brazil sealed an early entry into the knockouts of Group G by winning their first two games (2-0 against Serbia and 1-0 against Switzerland). Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal has also made an easy cut to knockouts in Group G after beating Ghana with a score of 3-2 and Uruguay with a score of 3-2.

Lionel Messi’s Argentina has bounced back from an upset defeat against Saudi Arabia to top Group C. The team advanced to the round of 16 while Poland defeated a tough competition from Mexico with a more impressive goal differential to advance as the 2nd team.

Following their loss in their first two games, Qatar was one of the teams to drop out of contention in the round of 16. They eventually lost all three group games to conclude their tournament on a down end.

Teams qualified for the Round of 16 of FIFA World Cup 2022

Group Teams qualified (1st position) Teams qualified (2nd position)
A
Netherlands
Senegal
B
England
USA
C
Argentina
Poland
D
France
Australia
E
Japan
Spain
F
Morocco
Croatia
G
Brazil
Switzerland
H
Portugal
South Korea

FIFA World Cup 2022 Round of 16 schedule

Match: Group A 1st (Netherlands) vs Group B 2nd (USA)

Match: Group C 1st (Argentina) vs Group D 2nd (Australia)

Match: Group E 1st (Japan) vs Group F 2nd (Croatia)

Match: Group G 1st (Brazil) vs Group H 2nd (South Korea)

Match: Group B 1st (England) vs Group A 2nd (Senegal)

Match: Group D 1st (France) vs Group C 2nd (Poland)

Match: Group F 1st (Morocco) vs Group E 2nd (Spain)

Match: Group H 1st (Portugal) vs Group G 2nd (Switzerland)

FIFA World Cup Round of 16 fixtures

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Telecasted live on Sports18 and Sports18 HD.
On Android and well as iOS, live streamed on JioCinema.

Telecast live on Fox, Fox Sports 1 and Fox Sports 2, in English.
Telecast live on Telemundo, Universo, in Spanish.
Live-streamed on the Fox Sports app, fuboTV, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, Universo Now and Peacock Premium.

Telecast live on BBC 1, ITV 1 and ITV 4.
On Android and well as iOS, live-streamed on BBC iPlayer and ITVX.

In Scotland, matches will be telecast on STV.
In Scotland, matches will be streamed live on STV Player.

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