What would you like to do?

How many matches will be played in the world cup cup?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .

There are 64 matches total in the tournament. There are 48 matches in group play. 4 teams in each of 8 groups play a round robin consisting of 6 matches. The result of group play produces 16 teams. It takes 2 teams to make one match. So now you have 8 matches of the first round of the knockout stage. There are no draws,so the first round will produce 8 winners. the 8 winners will produce 4 quarterfinal matches. From there you have 2 semifinal matches. There is a third and fourth place play off match. Then, 1 championship match!
+ 21 others found this useful
Thanks for the feedback!

What is Length of world cup soccer match?

The length of a soccer match is a full ninety minutes, of 45 minutes each.But there will be extra time added for injury.
In Sports

How long was the longest soccer match in the FIFA World Cup ever played?

Longest FIFA Match 00:45 minutes or 0.75 hours (first half of regulation time*) 00:20 minutes or 0.33 hours (break time) 00:45 minutes or 0.75 hours (second half of regul