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2022 Football World Cup draw: schedule, program, TV, bands and seeded heads


The 32 national teams qualified for the 2022 World Cup have been divided into four bands: in the first there will be Qatar, the host country, and the best seven teams in the FIFA ranking, in the second those from eighth to 15th position, in the third those from the 16th to 23rd, finally in the fourth those from 24th to 28th position in addition to the three that will come out of the play-offs.

Each of the eight groups will include a team from each pot (29 are known, there will be three unknowns, all in the fourth pot): tomorrow , Friday 1 April, at 18.00 Italian time , in Doha, Qatar, the draw will be held , which will be broadcast live on Rai 2 and live streaming on RaiPlay.


First band
Qatar, Brazil, Argentina, France, Portugal, Spain, England, Belgium.
Second band
Holland, Mexico, Denmark, Germany, United States, Switzerland, Uruguay, Croatia.
Third band
Senegal, Iran, Japan, Serbia, Poland, South Korea, Morocco, Tunisia.
Fourth band
Canada, Cameroon, Saudi Arabia, Ecuador, Ghana, Wales / Scotland / Ukraine, CostaRica / New Zealand, Peru / Australia / United Arab Emirates.


Friday 1 April, 6.00 pm Italian time, in Doha, Qatar
Draw for the group stage of the 2022 football World Cup
Live TV on Rai 2
Live streaming on RaiPlay


Free toss : each of the eight groups will include one team from each pot.