In this guide, we focus on the most important events in the football calendar for the year 2022, including the World Cup. Fifa’s World Cup in Qatar and the Women’s European Championship in England are two of the most important international competitions in recent times.
Due to the World Cup taking place in Qatar in November and December 2022, we also take a look at the updated dates for the Premier League and English Football League for the next 2022-2023 season. If you enjoy betting, the most recent football betting odds from Bet way make it easier than ever to place a bet on football.
FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022
The Fifa World Cup 2022 will be the first tournament to be contested in the northern hemisphere winter, from November 21 to December 18, 2022. The tournament will feature 32 countries and begin with a group round (eight groups of four). The championship game will take held at Lusail Stadium on December 18th.
Stadiums: Khalifa International Stadium, Al Thumama Stadium, Lusail Stadium, Al Bayt Stadium, Ras Abu Aboud Stadium, Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium, Education City Stadium, Al Janoub Stadium
- Group stage: 21 November to 2 December
- Round of 16: 3-6 December
- Quarter-finals: 9-10 December
- Semi-finals: 13-14 December
- Third-place play-off: 17 December
- Final: 18 December
2022 International Football Competitions
Africa Cup Of Nations 2022
- Host nation: Cameroon
- Dates: 9 January to 6 February 2022
AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2022:
- Date: January 20-February 6
Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, and Pune will host the continental championship. India, as the event’s host nation, will take part. The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) will host its 20th tournament with 12 teams from the continent. There will be a total of five teams in the main tournament, two of which will advance to the interconfederation play-offs.
Arnold Clark Cup 2022 for women’s football
- When: February 17-23, 2022
- Where: UK
- Teams: English, Canadian, German, and Spanish
Tickets can be purchased through ticketmaster.co.uk.
2022 Uefa Women’s Euro
- The host nation is England.
- Dates: July 6 – July 31
2022 FIFA World Cup
- Host nation: Qatar
- Dates: November 21 – December 18 2022
FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup
- Date: October 11-October 30
The U-17 Women’s World Cup will be held in India, as it always has been when India is the host nation. This will be India’s second World Cup appearance.
When Will The Next Women’s World Cup Take Place?
- Fifa Women’s World Cup
- Australia and New Zealand are the host countries.
- Dates: July to August 2023
2022 FA Community Shield to be held at the King Power Stadium
This summer, Manchester City and Liverpool face off in the FA Community Shield at Leicester’s King Power Stadium.
Wembley Stadium will host the UEFA Women’s Euro 2022 final the day before Leicester City’s ‘curtain-raiser’ ahead of the 2022-23 season in honour of the reigning champions.
The 100th edition of the Community Shield will take place the weekend before the start of the Premier League season at the 32,000-seater stadium, where Premier League champions Manchester City and FA Cup winners Liverpool will square off.