The World Cup has already started in Qatar and there are 32 teams seeking to be among the best. In group B, the teams of England and Wales start as the great favourites.
The teams from Wales, England, the United States and Iran make up group B of the Qatar 2022 World Cup
The Qatar 2022 World Cup has startedwith an opening ceremony that brought more than one surprise and several absences. However, the victory of the Ecuadorian team against the host Qatar put it momentarily as the leader of Group A. But this Monday, November 21, the matches continue and it is the debut of the teams that are members of Group B: Wales, England , United States and Iran.
Gareth Bale, Wales's biggest star, led his team to < b>Qatar 2022 for the first time in 64 years, becoming the top star of his country and with the hope of being able to play a good role in this group, despite facing teams with World Cup significance.
England, with Harry KaneAs captain, he wants to repeat the great role he achieved in Russia 2018, where he was among the best four of that World Cup. The English team wants to end the curse of not winning the championship in the last 56 years, but to do so they know that they have a difficult path, since all the teams have arrived with their best elements.
The United States teamreturns to a world competition after 8 years, since Russia 2018 failed to qualify. Among its ranks are Christian Pulisic, Giovanni Reyna, Brenden Aaronson, among others.
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Group B matches on date 1
The first round of Group BIt will be played on Monday, November 21 at various times. DirecTV will broadcast all the World Cup matches, while Latina will only broadcast some duels
TV programming for Group H date 1
– England vs. Iran: Monday, November 21 at 8:00 a.m. m. Broadcast by Latina, DirecTV and DirecTV GO.
– United States vs. Wales: Monday, November 21 at 2:00 p.m. m. Broadcast by Latina, DirecTV and DirecTV GO.
Group B matches on date 2
– Iran vs. Wales: Friday, November 25 at 5:00 a.m. m. Broadcast by Latina, DirecTV and DirecTV GO.
– England vs. United States: Friday, November 25 at 2:00 p.m. m. Broadcast by Latina, DirecTV and DirecTV GO.
Group B matches on date 3
– England vs. Wales: Tuesday, November 29 at 2:00 p.m. m. Broadcast by Latina, DirecTV and DirecTV GO.
– Iran vs. United States:Tuesday, November 29 at 2:00 p.m. m. Broadcast by Latina, DirecTV and DirecTV GO.
Round of 16 of the World Cup Qatar 2022
The winner of this Group B will face second place in Group A in the round of 16. Between Qatar, Ecuador, the Netherlands or Senegal the rival will come out. The match will be played on Sunday, December 4 at 2:00 p.m. at the Al Bayt stadium.
The second place of Group B will face the first of A. The game will take place on Saturday, December 3 at 10:00 a.m. m. at the Khalifa International Stadium.
England preparing to top Russia 2018 campaign
The British team will seek revenge in the Qatar 2022 World Cup after being eliminated by Croatia in the semifinals of the last edition held in Russia. In the duel for third place, they were also defeated by Belgium, being relegated to the final podium. His coach will be the same: Gareth Southgate.
The coach has already delivered his list of 26 players called up for the World Cup and today, Tuesday, November 15, the delegation English departed for their concentration in Qatar.
Southgate surprised by not including great players such as Fikayo Tomori or Ivan Toney in its final list. (Reuters/Jason Cairnduff)
USA first to reach Qatar
Led by their coach Gregg Berhalter, the United States soccer team became the first of 32 qualifiers to arrive in the host country. The Americans set foot in Qatar last Friday, November 11.
The US representatives have been staying at the Marsa Malaz Kempinski hotel, located on the artificial island The Pearl (La Isla ), north of the capital Doha. Their training sessions will take place at an Al Gharafa clubhouse, 15 kilometers away. This will be their eleventh participation in the world championships and they will seek to repeat or improve their best campaign, which dates back to the first edition in Uruguay in 1930, where they obtained third place.
American delegation has been in Qatar for 4 days. (REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed)