The knockout stage of the 2022 FIFA World Cup is sort of set.
14 of the 16 spots within the spherical of 16 have been set, with 12 groups already locked into their matches for the knockout stage. Coming into the ultimate day of group play, each Brazil and Portugal have certified, however whether or not they advance as winners of their respective teams, or as runners-up, remains to be to be decided.
Listed below are the situations for each Group G and Group H getting into the ultimate day of group play.
Each Portugal and Brazil will advance as winners of their respective teams with a victory, or a draw, of their ultimate matches of group play. Every nation can even win their group with a loss, however that may require favorable outcomes from the opposite ultimate match in every group. Ghana, South Korea, Uruguay, Switzerland, Cameroon, and Serbia all have an opportunity at solidifying a spot within the spherical of 16 on the ultimate day of group play.
With the knockout spherical largely settled, we now have an excellent concept of the bracket for the remainder of the World Cup.
Here’s a take a look at the schedule for the spherical of 16 and past, together with tv data for every match.
Spherical of 16
The knockout spherical begins on Saturday, with the US — recent off their thrilling win over Iran to advance — taking over the Netherlands. United States supporters are hoping that Christian Pulisic is on the market for that match after struggling a “pelvic contusion” whereas scoring the important objective.
The opposite match on Saturday will see Lionel Messi attempt to preserve his goals of a World Cup alive as Argentia takes on Australia.
Saturday, December 3
Netherlands vs United States, 10:00 a.m. ET, FOX
Argentina vs Australia, 2:00 p.m. ET, FOX
Sunday sees two of the extra spectacular nations in motion, as each England and France take the stage within the spherical of 16. France squares off with Poland, who superior after holding on towards Argentina of their ultimate match of group play, whereas England tangles with Senegal, who rebounded from a loss of their opening match to the Netherlands by defeating each Qatar and Ecuador.
Sunday, December 4
France vs Poland, 10:00 a.m. ET, FOX
England vs Senegal, 2:00 p.m. ET, FOX
Japan, because of an exciting victory over Spain within the ultimate match of group play, advances because the winners of Group E. Their reward? A date with Croatia, who completed as runners-up in Group F, and conceded simply as soon as in three matches. The winner of that match will tackle the winner of the match between Brazil and South Korea, each groups having superior as a consequence of Friday’s outcomes.
Monday, December 5
Japan vs Croatia, 10:00 a.m. ET, FOX
Brazil vs South Korea, 2:00 p.m. ET, FOX
Morocco and Spain open spherical of 16 motion on Tuesday. Spain superior regardless of their loss to Japan on Thursday, because of their 7-0 thumping of Costa Rica to open group play, which noticed them by way of over Germany on objective differential. They’ll tackle a Moroccan aspect which received their group, stunning Belgium 2-0 alongside the best way. The winner of that match will sq. off with the winner of the match between Portugal and Switzerland.
Tuesday, December 6
Morocco vs Spain, 10:00 a.m. ET, FOX
Portugal vs Switzerland, 2:00 p.m. ET, FOX
Friday, December 9
Croatia vs Brazil, 10:00 a.m. ET, FOX
Netherlands vs Argentina, 2:00 p.m. ET, FOX
Saturday, December 10
Morocco vs Portugal 10:00 a.m. ET, FOX
England vs France, 2:00 p.m. ET, FOX
Tuesday, December 13
Croatia/Brazil Winner vs Netherlands/Argentina Winner 2:00 p.m. ET, FOX (Match 61)
Wednesday, December 14
Morocco/Portugal Winner vs England/France Winner, 2:00 p.m. ET, FOX (Match 62)
Third Place Match
Saturday, December 17
Match 61 Loser vs Match 62 Loser, 10:00 a.m. ET, FOX
World Cup Ultimate
Sunday, December 18
Match 61 Winner vs Match 62 Winner, 10:00 a.m. ET, FOX
This publish shall be up to date as groups advance.