The 2022 FIFA World Cup will begin on November 21st, 2022, and will occur in Qatar. This event will be the first-ever World Cup in the Arab nation.
For those who don’t know, the FIFA World Cup is the biggest football/soccer event that takes place every four years and consists of 32 qualifying teams from around the world.
2022 World Cup Qatar Teams And Groups
As mentioned above, 32 teams worldwide qualify for the FIFA World Cup, and Qatar is automatically entered for the event as the host country. The other teams qualifying for the tournament are placed into eight groups. Below are the current teams that have qualified for the event and the groups they have been assigned; however, this list below is subject to change.
Group A: Qatar, Netherlands, Senegal, Ecuador
Group B: England, USA, Wales, Iran
Group C: Argentina, Poland, Mexico, Saudi Arabia
Group D: France, Denmark, Tunisia, Australia
Group E: Germany, Spain, Japan, Costa Rica
Group F: Belgium, Croatia, Canada, Morocco
Group G: Brazil, Switzerland, Serbia, Cameroon
Group H: Portugal, Uruguay, Ghana, Korea Republic
Betting on the 2022 World Cup
Regarding wagering on soccer matches, betting on the World Cup is the Super Bowl equivalent. Online sports betting sites worldwide accept betting action with numerous banking options and bonus options for new and returning gamblers.
One of the more popular and lucrative ways to bet on the tournament is with future odds. Future odds are betting odds that predict who will likely win the competition. For the World Cup, the current future odds are listed below.
Odds via BetOnline
Odds to Win 2022 FIFA World Cup
- Brazil +500
- France +600
- England +700
- Argentina +750
- Spain +850
- Germany +1000
- Netherlands +1400
- Portugal +1400
- Belgium +1600
- Denmark +2800
- Croatia +5000
- Uruguay +5000
- Senegal+ 8000
- Switzerland +8000
- USA +10000
- Serbia +12500
- Mexico +15000
As you can see above, according to BetOnline, Brazil is currently favored to win the World Cup. It is best to wager early when the odds are more favorable to the bettors when playing future odds. Once the event draws near, future odds trickle down closer to zero or below, giving less value to the bettor.
How To Watch The World Cup
The FIFA World Cup will be one of the most significant television events of 2022, and there will be multiple ways to watch the events, depending on where you live. You can watch the tournament in the Philippines with S&A or ESPN Philippines, both offered by local cable services. There will also be multiple ways to stream games online as the tournament progresses.