Concacaf and FIFA confirm schedule for November’s Final Round matches of World Cup Qualifying
Miami, FL (Friday, October 1, 2021) – Concacaf and FIFA have confirmed the schedule for the region’s World Cup Qualifying matches taking place during the FIFA Match Window of November 2021.
For the Final Round of Concacaf’s Qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 (sometimes referred to as the "Octagonal”), eight national teams are playing each other home and away. The Octagonal kicked off in September and will resume play next week, during the FIFA Match Window of October. To view September’s results and the current standings click here.
The last three rounds of the region’s World Cup Qualifying will take place during the FIFA Match Windows of November 2021, and January and March 2022.
At the end of qualifying, the top three finishing teams will guarantee their participation in the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. The fourth-placed team will advance to a FIFA Intercontinental Playoff, scheduled to be played in June 2022.
The schedule and list of host venues for the matches taking place in October and November is as follows (home nation listed first):
FIFA Match Window October 2021
FIFA Match Window November 2021
FIFA Match Windows January and March 2022