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FIFA World Cup 2018 Full schedule, Fixtures, dates and timing

FIFA World Cup 2018 Full schedule, Fixtures, dates and timing
Written by Abhishek Lohia

2018 FIFA World cup is going to be scheduled on June 14, 2018, at Russia. It’s the first time. When the tournament is returned to Europe since 2006, and it’s the first time Russia is hosting the 32-team football highest competition. The opening game and the final will take place in Moscow. The host nation Russia will start curtain against Saudi Arabia on June 14, while Portugal will face Spain on the opening Friday. All 32 nations are divided into 8 group, and each group has four equal teams. Russia, Uruguay, Egypt and Saudi Arabia are divided in group A while some top nations Portugal and Spain are in Group B, Brazil and Switzerland are in group E. 2014 FIFA Champion Germany will start his journey against Mexico on June 17.

THURSDAY, JUNE 14
Russia vs. Saudi Arabia 11 a.m. ET Moscow Fox
FRIDAY, JUNE 15
Egypt vs Uruguay 8 a.m. ET Yekaterinburg FS1
Morocco vs Iran 11 a.m. ET Saint Petersburg Fox
Portugal vs Spain 2 p.m. ET Sochi Fox
SATURDAY, JUNE 16
France vs Australia 6 a.m. ET Kazan FS1
Argentina vs. Iceland 10 a.m. ET Moscow Fox
Peru vs Denmark 12 p.m. ET Saransk FS1
Croatia vs Nigeria 3 p.m. ET Kaliningrad FS1
SUNDAY, JUNE 17
Costa Rica vs Serbia 8 a.m. ET Samara Fox
Germany vs Mexico 11 a.m. ET Moscow FS1
Brazil vs Switzerland 2 p.m. ET Rostov FS1
MONDAY, JUNE 18
Sweden vs. South Korea 8 a.m. ET Nizhny Novgorod FS1
Belgium vs Panama 11 a.m. ET Sochi FS1
Tunisia vs England 2 p.m. ET Volgograd FS1
TUESDAY, JUNE 19
Poland vs Senegal 8 a.m. ET Moscow FS1
Colombia vs. Japan 11 a.m. ET Saransk Fox
Russia vs. Egypt 2 p.m. ET Saint Petersburg Fox
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20
Portugal vs Morocco 8 a.m. ET Moscow FS1
Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia 11 a.m. ET Rostov Fox
Iran vs Spain 2 p.m. ET Kazan Fox
THURSDAY, JUNE 21
France vs Peru 8 a.m. ET Yekaterinburg FS1
Denmark vs Australia 11 a.m. ET Samara Fox
Argentina vs Croatia 2 p.m. ET Nizhny Novgorod Fox
FRIDAY, JUNE 22
Brazil vs Costa Rica 8 a.m. ET Saint Petersburg FS1
Nigeria vs Iceland 11 a.m. ET Volgograd Fox
Serbia vs Switzerland 2 p.m. ET Kaliningrad Fox
SATURDAY, JUNE 23
Belgium vs Tunisia 8 a.m. ET Moscow Fox
Germany vs Sweden 11 a.m. ET Sochi Fox
South Korea vs Mexico 2 p.m. ET Rostov Fox
SUNDAY, JUNE 24
England vs Panama 8 a.m. ET Nizhny Novgorod FS1
Japan vs. Senegal 11 a.m. ET Yekaterinburg Fox
Poland vs Colombia 2 p.m. ET Kazan Fox
MONDAY, JUNE 25
Saudi Arabia vs. Egypt 10 a.m. ET Volgograd Fox/FS1
Uruguay vs. Russia 10 a.m. ET Samara Fox/FS1
Iran vs Portugal 2 p.m. ET Saransk Fox/FS1
Spain vs Morocco 2 p.m. ET Kaliningrad Fox/FS1
TUESDAY, JUNE 26
Australia vs Peru 10 a.m. ET Sochi Fox/FS1
Denmark vs. France 10 a.m. ET Moscow Fox/FS1
Iceland vs Croatia 2 p.m. ET Rostov Fox/FS1
Nigeria vs Argentina 2 p.m. ET Saint Petersburg Fox/FS1
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27
South Korea vs Germany 10 a.m. ET Kazan Fox/FS1
Mexico vs Sweden 10 a.m. ET Yekaterinburg Fox/FS1
Switzerland vs Costa Rica 2 p.m. ET Nizhny Novgorod Fox/FS1
Serbia vs Brazil 2 p.m. ET Saint Petersburg Fox/FS1
THURSDAY, JUNE 28
Japan vs. Poland 10 a.m. ET Volgograd Fox/FS1
Senegal vs Colombia 10 a.m. ET Samara Fox/FS1
England vs Belgium 2 p.m. ET Kaliningrad Fox/FS1
Panama vs Tunisia 2 p.m. ET Saransk Fox/FS1
SATURDAY, JUNE 30
Round of 16: Match 50: Group C winner vs Group D runner-up 10 a.m. ET Kazan Fox/FS1
Round of 16: Match 49: Group A winner vs Group B runner-up 2 p.m. ET Sochi Fox/FS1
SUNDAY, JULY 1
Round of 16: Match 51: Group B winner vs Group A runner-up 10 a.m. ET Moscow Fox/FS1
Round of 16: Match 52: Group D winner vs Group C runner-up 2 p.m. ET Nizhny Novgorod Fox/FS1
MONDAY, JULY 2
Round of 16: Match 53: Group E winner vs Group F runner-up 10 a.m. ET Samara Fox/FS1
Round of 16: Match 54: Group G winner vs Group H runner-up 2 p.m. ET Rostov Fox/FS1
TUESDAY, JULY 3
Round of 16: Match 55 (Group F winner vs Group E runner-up) 10 a.m. ET Saint Petersburg Fox/FS1
Round of 16: Match 56 (Group H winner vs Group G runner-up) 2 p.m. ET Rostov Fox/FS1
FRIDAY, JULY 6
Quarterfinal: Match 57 (Match 49 winner vs Match 50 winner) 10 a.m. ET Nizhny Novgorod FS1
Quarterfinal: Match 58 (Match 53 winner vs Match 54 winner) 2 p.m. ET Kazan FS1
SATURDAY, JULY 7
Quarterfinal: Match 60 (Match 55 winner vs Match 66 winner) 10 a.m. ET Samara Fox
Quarterfinal: Match 59 (Match 51 winner vs Match 52 winner) 2 p.m. ET Sochi Fox
TUESDAY, JULY 10
Semifinal: Match 61 (Match 57 winner vs Match 58 winner) 2 p.m. ET Saint Petersburg Fox
WEDNESDAY, JULY 11
Semifinal: Match 62 (Match 59 winner vs Match 60 winner) 2 p.m. ET Moscow Fox
SATURDAY, JULY 14
Third-place match: Match 63 (Match 61 loser vs Match 62 loser) 10 a.m. ET Saint Petersburg Fox
SUNDAY, JULY 15
Final: Match 64 (Match 61 winner vs Match 62 winner) 11 a.m. ET Moscow Fox

About the author

Abhishek Lohia

Abhishek Lohia is a Sports and Political Writer at Newsfolo. He has been working as a Journalist for 2 years and has previously worked at Sportsflu, Sportscafe, and some other Digital Channels. He covers the ruling BJP Government, civic bodies, and Indian politics. He also covers latest Sports News and Live Coverage. He is a graduate in Electrical Engineering from IPEC College, Sahibabad. He can be reached at; [email protected], you can also follow him on twitter @chiraglohia2

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