The FIFA Draw for the 2022 World Cup was held in Doha Qatar on April 1, 2022. The 32 qualified teams will be drawn into eight groups of four. The top two teams in each group will advance to the knockout stage. The group stage matches will start on 21 November and will be played between England and Iran in Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan.
Why FIFA Draw is so important?
The FIFA Draw is an important event in the lead-up to the World Cup. It determines which teams will play each other in the group stage, and can have a big impact on a team’s chances of success at the tournament.
So, on the base of this draw teams have been allotted respective groups and the 2 best teams from each group will be qualified for next stage named Knockout stage and rest will be eliminated.
FIFA Draw for World Cup 2022 – Pot 1 to Pot 4
The FIFA World Cup is the biggest single-sport event in the world and takes place every four years. The 2018 edition was held in Russia, with Qatar set to host the 2022 tournament.
The qualification process for the World Cup is long and complicated, but it ultimately comes down to a draw to determine which teams will compete in the finals. The draw for the 2022 World Cup was held on April 1, 2022.
There are 32 teams that qualified for the 2022 FIFA World Cup. These teams are split into four pots, based on their FIFA ranking. Pot 1 contains the eight highest-ranked teams, while Pot 4 contains the eight lowest-ranked teams.
The team from each pot is drawn into a group, with each group containing one team from each pot. This process is repeated until all eight groups have been formed. The following is a list of the teams that are in each pot for the 2022 FIFA World Cup draw:
Pot 1: Belgium, France, Brazil, England, Uruguay, Portugal, Spain, Argentina
Pot 2: Colombia, Mexico, Japan, Iran, Senegal, Egypt, Nigeria, South Korea
Pot 3: Qatar (host nation), Australia, Ivory Coast, Morocco, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates
Pot 4: Algeria, Cameroon, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Mauritania, Mozambique, Zimbabwe
The FIFA Draw had been aired live on many television channels including sports and news. It was also streamed live on YouTube online. But in case If you missed it, then you can still catch the FIFA 2022 draw videos on YouTube for free!
So, guys that all about the FIFA Draw. The first game of this big tournament will be aired on November 21, 2022. So just stay tuned with us for more updates and don’t forget to share it with others on social media.