England face a possible showdown with neighbours Wales or Scotland on the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Gareth Southgate’s aspect have been drawn in Group B together with Iran, USA and the winner of the Uefa play-off route which incorporates Wales, Scotland and Ukraine.
Spain and Germany have been drawn in a tough-looking Group E with Japan and both Costa Rica or New Zealand, whereas Portugal meet Ghana, Uruguay and South Korea in a well-balanced Group H. Hosts Qatar will kick-off the event towards Ecuador, earlier than taking up Senegal and Netherlands.
The event Qatar begins on 21 November as 32 groups goal to succeed in the ultimate and develop into world champions on 18 December. Due to extreme summer season temperatures within the Gulf state, the Qatar World Cup would be the first to be staged in winter fairly than summer season.
Group stage: 21 November to 2 December
Spherical of 16: 3-6 December
Quarter-finals: 9-10 December
Semi-finals: 13-14 December
Last: 18 December
The primary two rounds of matches will kick off at 1pm, 4pm, 7pm and 10pm in Qatar (10am, 1pm, 4pm and 7pm by the UK’s British Summer season Time).
The ultimate spherical of group video games and all knockout matches shall be at 6pm and 10pm in Qatar (3pm and 7pm).
The ultimate is ready for 6pm regionally (3pm).
England’s fixture schedule
England v Iran, 21 November 2022
United States v Wales/Scotland/Ukraine, 21 November 2022
England v United States, 25 November 2022
Wales/Scotland/Ukraine v Iran, 25 November 2022
Wales/Scotland/Ukraine v England, 29 November 2022
Iran v United States, 29 November 2022
If England win Group B:
The runner-up from Group A, so seemingly Senegal (over Qatar and Ecuador, with Netherlands favoured to complete high), particularly as African champions.
The winner of the tie between the winner of Group D and the runner-up of Group C: Seemingly France, ought to they high their group – forward of Denmark, Tunisia and Australia/United Arab Emirates/Peru – after which beat one in all Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Mexico and Poland.
The winners of Group F and Group H may discover their approach to the semi-finals to satisfy England ought to they get this far, which implies a doable semi-final between England and Belgium or Portugal.
A closing after navigating their means via the knock-out phases as runner-up may ultimately see England play Spain, Germany or Brazil within the closing.
If England end as runner-up in Group B:
The winner from Group A, so seemingly the Netherlands (over Senegal, Qatar or Ecuador).
The winner of the tie between the winner of Group C and the runners-up of Group D: Argentina may emerge to face England right here, ought to they high their group as favourites – over Saudi Arabia, Mexico and Poland – after which get rid of one in all Denmark, Peru/Australia/United Arab Emirates and Tunisia.
The winner of Group E and Group G may discover their approach to the semi-finals to satisfy England ought to they get this far, which implies a doable semi-final between England and the winner of Spain/Germany and Brazil.
A closing after navigating their means via the knock-out phases as runner-up may ultimately see England play France, Belgium or Portugal within the closing.