In this article, we have discussed Poland’s FIFA World Cup Fixture, when the matches will be and where the match will be.
The FIFA World Cup is set to return in 2022 in Qatar. The groups are drawn, fixtures are made, and schedules are set for the biggest football tournament on the planet.
Here we will look closely at Poland’s World Cup fixtures in 2022. Let’s look at Poland’s group stage match schedules and venues.
Poland’s 2018 campaign in Russia didn’t go as planned. They finished at the bottom of Group H. However, the Pole is set to come back strongly this year. They beat Sweden in the qualifying playoff final to grab a spot in Qatar.
Poland World Cup Group:
Poland will play in Group C in the FIFA World Cup 2022 as the only European team. They will compete against Argentina, Mexico, and Saudi Arabia in the Group Stage.
Top two teams will qualify for the Round of 16 from each group, group winners and runners-up. Every team will play 3 matches in the Group Stage, a match with every opponent. A win earns 3 points, 1 point for a draw, and no points for a defeat.
Poland’s World Cup Fixtures: Match Schedule, Kickoff Time, and Venue
Poland will begin their World Cup 2022 journey playing against Mexico, which should be a crucial match to qualify for the round of 16. Then they will face Saudi Arabia before taking on Argentina.
[All times are in GMT, so you can convert it easily into your local time]
|Poland vs. Mexico||Tuesday, 22 November 2022||4:00 pm GMT||Stadium 974|
|Poland vs. Saudi Arabia||Saturday, 26 November 2022||1:00 pm GMT||Education City Stadium|
|Poland vs. Argentina||Wednesday, 30 November 2022||7:00 pm GMT||Stadium 974|
If Poland finishes Group Stage as the group winners (C1), they will face the runners-up (D2) of Group D in the Round of 16. Denmark should finish as D2, according to our pick.
If Poland finishes Group Stage as the group runners-up (C2), they will face the winners (D1) of Group D. The defending World Champions, France, should finish as D1 according to our pick.
[Group D: France, Denmark, Tunisia, Peru/Australia]
Potential Round of 16 Fixture and Schedule:
|C1 (Poland) vs. D2||Saturday, 3 December 2022||7:00 pm GMT||Ahmed Bin Ali Stadium|
|C2 (Poland) vs. D1||Sunday, 4 December 2022||3:00 pm GMT||Al Thumama Stadium|
Potential Quarter-Final Fixture and Schedule:
If Poland wins their round-of-16 match and goes through to the quarter-finals, their opponent will be either the winners of the A1 vs. B2 match or the winners of the B1 vs. A2 match. Our picks are Netherlands and England for these two matches.
[Group A: Qatar, Ecuador, Senegal, Netherlands]
[Group B: England, Iran, USA, Wales]
|Poland vs (A1 vs B2) Winners||Friday, 9 December 2022||7:00 pm GMT||Lusail Stadium|
|Poland vs (B1 vs A2) Winners||Saturday, 10 December 2022||7:00 pm GMT||Al Bayt Stadium|
Poland will play their quarter-final match on Friday, 9 December if they finish the group stage as the winners (C1) and go all the way.
They will play their quarter-final match on Saturday, 10 December, if they finish the group stage as the runners-up (C2) and go all the way.
Poland Potential Semi-Final Fixture and Schedule:
Poland’s World Cup bracket involves Groups A, B, C, and D till the quarter-finals. So, they cannot face any team from Groups E, F, G, and H until the Semi-Finals.
Let’s check out the date, time, and venue for the semi-finals of the FIFA World Cup 2022.
|Semi-Final 1||Tuesday, 13 December 2022||7:00 pm GMT||Lusail Stadium|
|Semi-Final 2||Wednesday, 14 December 2022||7:00 pm GMT||Al Bayt Stadium|
- Poland will play semi-final 1 if they finish Group C as the winners (C1) and go to the semi-finals.
- Poland will play semi-final 2 if they finish Group C as the runners-up (C2) and go to the semi-finals.
When and Where will be the FIFA World Cup 2022 Final?
The FIFA World Cup 2022 Final will be held at the Lusail Stadium, Al Daayen City, Qatar.
The Final match will go underway on Sunday, 18 December 2022, at 3:00 pm GMT, which is 11:00 am ET, 4:00 pm BST, and 6:00 pm local time in Qatar.
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