Odishatv Bureau

The group stage matches of the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar came to an end on December 2. However, the knockout matches are going to kick-start from today.

Football fans across the world are in for an exciting weekend ahead as the knockout stage matches begin today. Top two teams in each of the eight groups will qualify for the round of 16.

The first knockout match of the FIFA World Cup 2022 will be played between Netherlands vs USA at the Khalifa International Stadium. In the second match of the round of 16, Argentina, led by football star Leonel Messi, will lock horns with Australia at the Ahmed bin Ali Stadium.

Today’s matches: (December 3, Saturday)

Netherlands vs USA: 8.30 PM (IST)

Argentina vs Australia: 12.30 AM (IST)