The list of World Cup Statistics 2022 are gathered in this article from A to Z, the data any football lover should know!
1. Where was the 2022 FIFA World Cup held?
Qatar (officially the State of Qatar)
2. When did the world cup start 2022?
World Cup 2022 started in 20 November 2022 and ended in 18 December 2022.
3. Where is Qatar located?
Qatar is a sheikhdom that occupies a promontory of the Arabian Peninsula on the western coast of the Persian Gulf. (Nations Online)
4. Is Qatar a part of Asia or Africa?
5. What are the neighboring countries of Qatar?
As you can see in the map below, Qatar has border with Saudi Arabia and it has maritime borders UAE (United Arab Emirate), Iran, and Bahrain.
6. Is Qatar located in Dubai?
No. Qatar is a country in West Asia while Dubai is a city in UAE (United Arab Emirates).
7. What is the capital city of Qatar?
8. Where was the FIFA World Cup draw held?
World Cup 2022 draw was held in Qatar.
9. When was world cup 2022 draw?
World Cup 2022 took place on Friday April 2022 at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center.
10. Which FIFA World Cup was the most expensive?
The 2022 World Cup in Qatar was the most expensive World Cup in the history. Qatar spent $229 billion on 2022 World Cup!
11. How many stadiums did Qatar build for 2022 World Cup?
Qatar built seven massive stadiums for 2022 World Cup for which it spent up to $10 billion!
12. What stadiums were used in Qatar 2022?
- Al Bayt Stadium
- Khalifa International Stadium
- Al Janoub Stadium
- Education City Stadium
- Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium
- Stadium 974
- Al Thumama Stadium
13. How many matches were in the World Cup 2022?
Totally 64 matches were played in Qatar 2022 World Cup.
14. What was the FIFA World Cup format 2022? How many rounds are there in the 2022 World Cup?
- Round 1: the 32 teams in eight groups, each group consisted 4 nations
- Round 2: the top two teams of each group in first stage moved onto a round of 16
- Quarterfinals: the top team in each group of the second stage moved onto a round of 8
- Semifinals: the top teams in each group of quarterfinals moved onto a round of 4
- Third place play-off: a single match between the two losers of semifinal and the winner got the bronze medal
- Final: one single match between the two winners of semifinal. The winner got the FIFA World Cup 2022
15. World Cup draw 2022 groups (round 1)
- Group A: Qatar, Ecuador, Senegal, Netherlands
- Group B: England, Iran, United States, Wales
- Group C: Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, Poland
- Group D: France, Australia, Denmark, Tunisia
- Group E: Spain, Costa Rica, Germany, Japan
- Group F: Belgium, Canada, Morocco, Croatia
- Group G: Brazil, Serbia, Switzerland, Cameroon
- Group H: Portugal, Ghana, Uruguay, South Korea
16. FIFA World Cup points table 2022 (round 1)
17. FIFA World Cup match results 2022 (round 1)
18. FIFA World Cup match results 2022 (round 2)
19. FIFA World Cup quarterfinals results 2022
20. FIFA world Cup semifinals results 2022
21. FIFA World Cup third place play-off results 2022
22. FIFA World Cup final results 2022
23. Who won FIFA Final 2022?
24. How much money Argentina won World Cup 2022?
Argentina won $42 million cash reward as the winner of 2022 World Cup.
25. Who was the coach of Argentina football team 2022 World Cup?
Lionel Sebastián Scaloni
26. Who was the captain of Argentina in 2022 World Cup?
27. How old was Lionel Messi in 2022 World Cup?
Lionel Messi was 35 years old in World Cup 2022. He is born on June 24, 1987.
28. How many goals did Messi have in World Cup 2022?
29. Who is the best player of World Cup 2022?
Lionel Messi was the best player at World Cup 2022.
30. Who won Golden Ball in FIFA 2022?
Lionel Messi was the winner of Golden ball in 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
31. Who has appeared in most World Cups? (until the end of 2022 Qatar World Cup)
- Lionel Messi (Argentina): 26 matches
- Lothar Matthäus (Germany): 25 matches
- Miroslav Klose (Germany): 24 matches
- Paolo Maldini (Italy): 23 matches
- Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal): 22 matches
32. How many goals have been scored in the World Cup 2022?
Totally 172 goals scored at the World Cup 2022.
33. Top nations with most goals at 2022 World Cup
- France: 16 goals
- Argentina: 14 goals
- England: 13 goals
- Portugal: 12 goals
- Netherlands: 10 goals
- Spain: 9 Goals
- Brazil: 8 Goals
- Germany: 6 Goals
- Ghana: 5 Goals
34. Who has scored most goals in world cup 2022 so far?
Kylian Mbappé with eight goals had scored the most number of goals in World Cup 2022. He was the player of France team.
35. Who won the Golden Boots 2022 World Cup in Qatar?
36. World cup 2022 Most Assists
- Argentina’s Lionel Messi
- Portugal’s Bruno Fernandes
- France’s Antoine Griezmann
- England’s Harry Kane
- Croatia’s Ivan Perišić
37. Youngest player in world cup 2022
Enzo Fernandez (Argentine professional footballer) at age of 21 was the youngest player in Qatar 2022 World Cup.
38. Oldest player in world cup 2022
Alfredo Talavera (Mexican goalkeeper) at age of 40 years was the oldest player in Qatar World Cup 2022.
39. How many penalties have there been at the World Cup 2022?
There were totally 29 penalties in 2022 World Cup in Qatar. Twenty-two of them were scored and seven of them were saved or missed.
40. Which teams get the most corners in World Cup 2022?
- Germany: 8.3
- Denmark: 7.0
- Brazil: 7.0
- Tunisia: 7.0
- South Korea: 6.0
- Belgium: 5.7
- Portugal: 5.6
- USA: 5.5
- Mexico: 5.3
- Senegal: 5.3
41. Clubs with most players at world cup 2022
17 players of Barcelona travelled to Qatar for 2022 World Cup.