The Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup Final: Argentina vs France

The FIFA 2022 Qatar World Cup Final is Here

It’s been a unique World Cup. There have been shocks along the way, but two of the world’s best have emerged from the 32 who arrived in Qatar targeting glory, ready to compete for the title of World Champions.

Argentina vs France | FIFA Qatar 2022 World Cup FInal

Messi vs Mbappe in the biggest game of World football, it doesn’t get bigger than this. Argentina turned on the style, comprehensively beating Croatia 4-0 to reach the World Cup final. The other semi final saw France overcome a spirited Morocco, who exceeded expectations, 2-0 to reach consecutive World Cup finals. The best player ever vs the player many feel is the current best in the world? Grab the popcorn…

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When is the World Cup Final?

The World Cup final is on Sunday the 18th of December. Kick off is at 15:00 GMT.

What Channel is the Final Being Shown On? 

Both BBC and ITV / STV are showing the World Cup final. Take your pundit / commentary pick!

Where Will the World Cup Final Be Held?

Lusail Stadium in Lusail, Qatar will host the final of the World Cup 2022. Lusail is approximately 15km from Doha. Argentina have previous here - this is the stadium that saw them lose 2-1 to Saudi Arabia, beat Mexico and the Netherlands, and also defeat Croatia in the semi final. It’s France’s first trip to Lusail Stadium.

Who is the Referee for the World Cup Final?

Officiating the final will be Szymon Marciniak from Poland.

What About the Teams That Lost in the World Cup Semi Finals?

Croatia, who were defeated 4-0 by Argentina in the first semi final, and Morocco, who lost out to France 2-0 in the second, will meet in the 3rd place play-off on Saturday the 17th of December.

Croatia vs Morocco | Saturday 17th December | Kick Off: 15:00 | BBC

Morocco shocked the world to become the first African country to reach the semi final stage. Despite losing out to France, The Atlas Lions have had a phenomenal tournament. To seal 3rd place, they must again meet Croatia with whom they played out a 0-0 draw in the group stages.

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World Cup Football at Greaves

Hosting the World Cup in December, mid way through domestic seasons was always going to be polarising. No one can argue however that the drama and feast of football has been great to witness. Not ready to jump back into domestic football? You can pick up World Cup football kits or the adidas Al-Rihal football at Greaves to enjoy a little longer!

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