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FIFA World Cup 2022 opening fixture

Following the FIFA World Cup 2022 set to take place in Qatar , FIFA have confirmed the opening fixture Qatar vs Ecuador set to take place on Sunday the 20th of November 2022 . Bafana Bafana will not be part of the tournament after they were knocked out last year by Ghana on a controversial penalty . FIFA and the members of the confederation confirmed that Senegal vs Netherlands will play on Monday on the 21st of November .


This is going to be the shortest World Cup as it will take 29 days from the normal 32 days . The defending champions France who beaten Croatia in the 2018 final , will also be part of the tournament. World Cup is one of the big tournament that has a potential expose players to scouts . In South Africa in 2010 Spain managed to win the FIFA World Cup for the first time in the history of the country .

Source: https://www.soccer24.co.zw/2022/08/12/world-cup-opening-fixture-confirmed-qatar-vs-ecuador/

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