Take a look at some of the key World Cup dates you need to know about.
World Cup Dates – Russia 2018
The match will be televised by ITV at 16.00 – for the full TV Schedule of the tournament go to our World Cup TV Schedule page.
The group stages of the tournament will last from the 14th of June until the 28th, with the knockout stages due to start two days later on the 30th of June.
England Group Games
Key Group Game Dates
- Portugal 3 vs Spain 3
- Brazil 1 vs Switzerland 1
- Argentina 0 vs Croatia 3
- Germany 2 vs Sweden 1
- Poland 0 vs Colombia 3
- Denmark 0 vs France 0
- England 0 vs Belgium 1
For the full list of World Cup Fixtures visit our dedicated page – World Cup Fixtures – Russia 2018
Round of 16 Knockout
Third Place Playoff
The Round of 16 games take place from the 30th of June, up until the 3rd of July, with two games taking place on each day.
The quarter-finals are on the 6th and 7th of July, with the semi-finals following on the 10th and 11th.
The third-place playoff will take place on the 14th of June, and finally the World Cup Final will be on the 15th of June.
Who do you think will be playing in the final match of the tournament?
Also, if you haven’t seen the list already, check out our 500 Most Important Players on the Planet put together in our April 2018 issue.
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