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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!
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There are 8 groups of 4 teams each, for a total of 32 teams. Every team will play every team in their group once resulting in 6 matches per group. 8 * 6 = 48 total matches …in group play The two highest point earners in each group advance, for a total of 16 teams advancing. Each time a match is played, one of the 16 is eliminated, so 15 more matches must be played to determine a winner. 48 matches in group play + 15 matches in elimination = 63 matches total
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There are 64 matches in the tournament. There are 48 matches in group the groups stages. 4 teams in each of 8 groups play each other, which is 6 matches. The top 2 teams i…n each group go to the second round. There are 8 matches in the second round of the knockout stage. The 8 winners will produce 4 quarter-final matches. From there you have 2 semi-final matches. There is a third place play-off match, with the two losing semi-finalists. Then there is the World Cup final itself. That is 64 matches in total, broken down as follows: 48 first round matches. 8 second round matches. 4 quarter-finals. 2 semi-finals. 1 third place play-off. 1 final.