Geneva, Switzerland . The FIFA Council has fixed the date for the 2026 FIFA World Cup final, approving the new international match calendar. According to the men’s international match calendar 2025–2030, a 16-day, four-match window will be introduced in late September/early October from 2026, as well as a nine-day, two-match window each in March, June and November . The final of the 2026 FIFA World Cup will be played on July 19, 2026.
The FIFA Council met ahead of the 73rd FIFA Congress in Kigali, Rwanda, and made several important decisions, especially regarding the future of the men’s and women’s competitions, a report in Xinhua news agency said.
It unanimously approved a change in format for the 2026 FIFA World Cup from 16 groups of three to 12 groups of four, with the top two and eight best third-placed teams advancing to the round of 32.
The women’s international match calendar 2024–2025 will consist of six international windows per year. The women’s football tournament of the 2024 Paris Olympic Games will be played from 25 July to 10 August.
The FIFA Council also approved the establishment of a dedicated task force on player welfare and other decisions.
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