One of Argentina or France will add a third star to their pullovers as the groups go head to head in the 2022 FIFA World Cup last.
Including a couple of double cross victors of the competition, the current year’s last sneaks up suddenly as the star power is incredibly high. On one side there’s Lionel Messi, one of the best to at any point play the game, in quest for his most memorable World Cup prize. At 35 years of age, this will no doubt be the Argentina whiz’s last opportunity to win football’s greatest award.
On the opposite side is Kylian Mbappé, who at 23 has proactively raised the World Cup. He’s hoping to do as such in consecutive competitions as he is rapidly moving into similar rarified air as his club partner Messi.
Obviously, there are numerous other exceptionally capable players on the two sides, however the story will be overwhelmed by the PSG stars on one or the other side of the field.
Will Messi at long last total his lucky prize case by driving Argentina to their most memorable World Cup title beginning around 1986? Or on the other hand will Mbappé by and by get the spotlight while featuring for a line really taking shape?
Here’s everything you need to know about Sunday’s match.
Argentina vs. France: What time is kickoff at Qatar 2022?
- Date: Sunday, Dec. 18
- Time: 10:00 a.m. EST / 3:00 p.m. GMT / 4:00 p.m. CET
The match is scheduled for 6:00 p.m. local time at Lusail Stadium in Doha. That’s 10:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time, 3:00 p.m. GMT or 4:00 p.m. CET.
Argentina vs. France: How to watch
- USA: FOX, Telemundo, fuboTV
- UK: BBC, BBC iPlayer
- Canada: CTV, TSN, RDS
- Australia: SBS
- Argentina: DIRECTV Sports, TyC Sports
- France: TF1, beIN Sports 1
Viewers in the United States can watch the match on FOX (English) or Telemundo (Spanish). FOX can be streamed live on fuboTV (start your free trial today).
In Croatia, the match is available on HRT. Viewers in Argentina can watch on DIRECTV Sports or TyC Sports.
For listings in your region, consult FIFA.
Argentina vs. France: What stadium is hosting the match?
Lusail Iconic Stadium
The biggest arena in Qatar, the Lusail Famous Arena hopes to satisfy its name as the gem of the 2022 World Cup.
With seating for 80,000 fans, the setting will have the most rounds of the competition, with the feature being the last on December 18. Before that date, one more nine matches will be played there, including two gathering stage games each for forces to be reckoned with Brazil and Argentina. Following the gathering stage, the Lusail Arena will have one match from every knockout round.
After the World Cup is finished, the arena is supposed to be scaled down impressively.