FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup 2022 Schedule, Teams, Fixtures, Dates, Venues

FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup 2022 Schedule: Here’s the full fixtures, date, time, venues, teams and squads.

The FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup India 2022 to be hosted by India scheduled from 2nd November and final to take place on 21 November this year. Last year in March, India was announced as the host country. India received automatic qualification to the event on record of being the host. It is a biennial tournament, and Spain winning the title in 2018 are the defending champions. The official slogan for this year’s FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup 2022 is “Kick off The Dream”.

Kolkata, Bhubaneswar, Guwahati, Ahmedabad, and Navi Mumbai were announced as the five host cities for the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup 2022 schedule. A total of sixteen national teams will play against each other across 32 matches to raise the trophy on 21st November final will be played at the Dr DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai.

FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup 2022 Schedule

Sarai Bareman, Chief Women’s Football Officer at FIFA said “As the official tournament slogan, Kick-Off The Dream perfectly captures the empowering and aspirational message for the tournament as we look to develop women’s football and use the tournament as a platform to inspire girls and women of all ages across India and around the globe,”

It is the second instance of India hosting a FIFA event in the past three years as India also hosted the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in 2017.

“It gives me immense pleasure to congratulate the five host cities hosting the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup India 2022, Our Indian women’s team will be playing for the first time at a FIFA tournament. It is a proud moment for the country, and we will provide all support to ensure its success,” said Honourable Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju.

2020 FIFA U-17 World Cup Important Dates

Opening match: 2nd November

Quarter-finals: 12th and 13th November

Semi-finals: 17th November

3rd/4th-place playoff & final: 21st November

Venues

The five venues to host the tournament are :

  • Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneshwar, 
  • Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata
  • DY Patil Sports Stadium in Navi Mumbai
  • Indira Gandhi Stadium in Guwahati
  • EKA Arena by TransStadia in Ahmedabad

Speculations are most of India’s matches are expected to be played at Indira Gandhi Stadium in Guwahati.

Teams

The teams haven’t been decided yet, Spain and India are sure participants. Fourteen sides are however to achieve qualification for the group stages, as teams from the CONCACAF, UEFA, AFC, CONMEBOL, OFC, and CAF look to seal qualification to the major tournament in India later this year.

FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup 2022 Schedule

Group Stage

There will be four groups in the group stage for convenience let us name the teams based on their group and a number Example: The sides in Group A – A1, A2, A3, A4.

Monday, 2nd November

A3 vs A4

A1 vs A2

Venue – Indira Gandhi Stadium, Guwahati

B3 vs B4

B1 vs B2

Venue – Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneshwar

Tuesday, 3rd November

C3 vs C4

C1 vs C2

Venue – Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata

D3 vs D4

D1 vs D2

Venue – TransStadia Stadium, Ahmedabad

Thursday, 5th November

A2 vs A4

A1 vs A3

Venue – Indira Gandhi Stadium, Guwahati

B2 vs B4

B1 vs B3

Venue – Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneshwar

Friday, 6th November

C2 vs C4

C1 vs C3

Venue – Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata

D2 vs D4

D1 vs D3

Venue – TransStadia Stadium, Ahmedabad

Sunday, 8th November

A1 vs A4

B2 vs B3

Venue – Indira Gandhi Stadium, Guwahati

A2 vs B3

B1 vs B4

Venue – Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneshwar

Monday, 9th November

C1 vs C4

D3 vs D2

Venue – Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata

C3 vs C2

D1 vs D4

Venue – TransStadia Stadium, Ahmedabad

Quarter-Finals 

Thursday, 12th November

1st in Group A vs 2nd in Group B

Venue – Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneshwar

1st in Group B vs 2nd in Group A

Venue – Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata

Friday, 13th November

1st in Group C vs 2nd in Group D

Venue – TransStadia Stadium, Ahmedabad

1st in Group D vs 2nd in Group D

Venue – DY Patil Sports Stadium, Navi Mumbai

Semi-finals 

Tuesday, 17th November

2nd Quarter-final winner vs 4th Quarter-final winner

Venue – Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneshwar

1st Quarter-final winner vs 3rd Quarter-final winner

Venue – DY Patil Sports Stadium, Navi Mumbai

3rd Place and Final 

Saturday, 21st November

1st Semi-final loser vs 2nd Semi-final loser

Venue – DY Patil Sports Stadium, Navi Mumbai

1st Semi-final Winner vs 2nd Semi-final Winner 

Venue – DY Patil Sports Stadium, Navi Mumbai

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