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World Cup 2022 Group A: Fixtures, results, standings, squads & full details

20:01 GMT+3 29/11/2022
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Everything you need to know about the group that includes hosts Qatar and dark horses Netherlands

The draw for the 2022 World Cup paired hosts Qatar with Netherlands, Ecuador and Senegal in Group A. Here are the final standings after matchday 3.

Netherlands finished at the top of the group with seven points from 3 games, scoring five goals in the process. Senegal joined Netherlands in the round of 16 from Group A after securing a crucial win against Ecuador on final matchday.

Ecuador finished third with four points and missed out on qualification after a loss against Senegal whereas hosts Qatar didn't manage a single win and scored just once picking up zero points in total.

  • Group A fixtures and results

    Date

    KO time (local time)

    Fixture

    Venue

    November 20

    19:00

    Qatar 0-2 Ecuador

    Al Bayt Stadium

    November 21

    19:00

    Senegal 0-2 Netherlands

    Al Thumama Stadium

    November 25

    16:00

    Qatar 1-3 Senegal

    Al Thumama Stadium

    November 25

    19:00

    Netherlands 1-1 Ecuador

    Khalifa International Stadium

    November 29

    18:00

    Ecuador 1-2 Senegal

    Khalifa International Stadium

    November 29

    18:00

    Netherlands 2-0 Qatar

    Al Bayt Stadium

  • Group A table

    Here are the final standings for Group A:

    Position

    Country

    Played

    W

    D

    L

    GD

    Points

    1

    Netherlands

    3

    2

    1

    0

    +4

    7

    2

    Senegal

    3

    2

    0

    1

    +1

    6

    3

    Ecuador

    3

    1

    1

    1

    +1

    4

    4

    Qatar

    3

    0

    0

    3

    -6

    0

  • Group A squads

    Qatar squad

    PositionName
    GoalkeepersAl Sheeb, Barsham, Hassan
    DefendersRo-Ro Hassan, Salman, Kheder, Ahmed, Al-Rawi, Khoukhi, Gaber
    MidfieldersHatem, Waad, Assadalla, Al-Hajri, Boudiaf, Madibo, Tarek
    AttackersAfif, Alaaeldin, Muntari, Al-Haydos, Mohammad, Muneer, Ali, Al-Hadhrami

    Netherlands squad

    PositionName
    GoalkeepersBijlow, Pasveer, Noppert
    DefendersDumfries, Frimpong, Van Dijk, Timber, Ake, De Ligt, De Vrij, Blind, Malacia
    MidfieldersDe Jong, Simons, Klaassen, Berghuis, Koopmeiners, Taylor, De Roon
    AttackersMemphis, Bergwijn, Gakpo, Lang, Janssen, De Jong, Weghorst

    Ecuador squad

    PositionName
    GoalkeepersDominguez, Galindez, Ramirez
    DefendersEstupinan, Preciado, Hincapie, Arreaga, Arboleda, Palacios, Porozo, Pacho, Torres
    MidfieldersGruezo, Mena, Mendez, Plata, Caicedo, Ibarra, Franco, Cifuentes, Sarmiento, Preciado
    AttackersValencia, Estrada, Reasco, Rodriguez

    Senegal squad

    PositionName
    GoalkeepersMendy, Gomis, Dieng
    DefendersKoulibaly, Mendi, Cisse, Diallo, Ballo-Toure, Jakobs, Sabaly
    MidfieldersP. Gueye, Sarr, I. Gueye, Mendy, Kouyate, Ciss, Diatta, Name, Ndiaye
    AttackersDia, Sarr, Dieng, Ndiaye, Jackson, Diedhiou
  • Kick-off times in UK & USA

    Qatar time

    UK

    USA (ET)

    13:00

    11:00

    06:00

    16:00

    14:00

    09:00

    18:00

    16:00

    11:00

    19:00

    17:00

    12:00

    22:00

    20:00

    15:00