The FIFA World Cup 2014 will be held in Brazil. It is the 20th edition of football's showpiece event © Getty Images
The FIFA World Cup 2014 will be held in Brazil. It is the 20th edition of football’s showpiece event © Getty Images

 

The FIFA World Cup 2014 will be held from June 12 to July 13. Brazil will be the hosts of the 20th edition of football’s biggest showpiece event in the world. A total of 32 teams will participate in the FIFA World Cup 2014. A total of 12 venues will host matches in the FIFA World Cup 2014 throughout Brazil. The first match will be played between hosts Brazil and Croatia on June 12 in Sao Paulo. The final will be played in Rio de Janeiro on July 13.

 

In total, 64 matches will be played during the course of the FIFA World Cup 2014. The group phase will see 48 matches being played. There are eight groups with four teams each. All the teams will play three matches in the group phase. The top two teams will qualify for the Round of 16s. The last match of the group phase will be played on June 26. The knock-outs begin from June 28. The quarter-finals will begin on July 4 while semi-finals will be played on July 8 and 9. The third-place play-off is on July 12. The final of the FIFA World Cup 2014 will be played on July 13.

 

The below table illustrates all the matches in the FIFA World Cup 2014 Group Stage with the date and time shown according to Indian Standard Time (IST).

 

FIFA World Cup 2014: Match Schedule with venue details in IST

 

Round of 16

 

Date Match No Match Venue Time (IST)
28.6.14 49 Brazil vs Chile Belo Horizonte 9:30 PM
29.6.14 50 Colombia vs Uruguay Rio de Janeiro 1:30 AM
29.6.14 51 Netherlands vs Mexico Fortaleza 9:30 PM
30.6.14 52 Costa Rica vs Greece Recife 1:30 AM
30.6.14 53 France vs Nigeria Brasilia 9:30 PM
1.7.14 54 Germany vs Algeria Porto Alegre 1:30 AM
1.7.14 55 Argentina vs Switzerland Sao Paulo 9:30 PM
2.7.14 56 Belgium vs USA Salvador 1:30 AM

 

Quarter-Finals

 

Date Match No Match Venue Time (IST)
4.7.14 58 France vs Germany Rio de Janeiro 9:30 PM
5.7.14 57 Brazil vs Colombia Fortaleza 1:30 AM
5.7.14 60 Argentina vs Belgium Brasilia 9:30 PM
6.7.14 59 Netherlands vs Costa Rica Salvador 1:30 AM

 

Semi-Finals

 

Date Match No Match Venue Time (IST)
9.7.14 61 Brazil vs Gremany Belo Horizonte 1:30 AM
10.7.14 62 Netherlands vs Argentina Sao Paulo 1:30 AM

 

Third Place Match

 

Date Match No Match Venue Time (IST)
13.7.14 63 Brazil vs Netherlands Brasilia 1:30 AM

 

Final

 

Date Match No Match Venue Time (IST)
14.7.14 64 Germany vs Argentina Rio de Janeiro 12:30 AM

 

Group Stage

 

Date Match No Match Group Venue Time (IST)
13.6.14 1 Brazil vs Croatia A Sao Paulo 1:30 AM
13.6.14 2 Mexico vs Cameroon A Natal 9:30 PM
14.6.14 3 Spain vs Netherlands B Salvador 12:30 AM
14.6.14 4 Chile vs Australia B Cuiaba 3:30 AM
14.6.14 5 Columbia vs Greece C Belo Horizonte 9:30 PM
15.6.14 6 Uruguay vs Costa Rica D Fortaleza 12:30 AM
15.6.14 7 England vs Italy D Manaus 3:30 AM
15.6.14 8 Ivory Coast vs Japan C Recife 6:30 AM
15.6.14 9 Switzerland vs Ecuador E Brasilia 9:30 PM
16.6.14 10 France vs Honduras E Porto Alegre 12:30 AM
16.6.14 11 Argentina vs Bosnia-Herzegovina F Rio de Janeiro 3:30 AM
16.6.14 12 Germany vs Portugal G Salvador 9:30 PM
17.6.14 13 Iran vs Nigeria F Curitiba 12:30 AM
17.6.14 14 Ghana vs USA G Natal 3:30 AM
17.6.14 15 Belgium vs Algeria H Belo Horizonte 9:30 PM
18.6.14 16 Brazil vs Mexico A Fortaleza 12:30 AM
18.6.14 17 Russia vs Korea Republic H Cuiaba 3:30 AM
18.6.14 18 Australia vs Netherlands B Porto Alegre 9:30 PM
19.6.14 19 Spain vs Chile B Rio de Janeiro 12:30 AM
19.6.14 20 Cameroon vs Croatia A Manaus 3:30 AM
19.6.14 21 Columbia vs Ivory Coast C Brasilia 9:30 PM
20.6.14 22 Uruguay vs England D Sao Paulo 12:30 AM
20.6.14 23 Japan vs Greece C Natal 3:30 AM
20.6.14 24 Italy vs Costa Rica D Recife 9:30 PM
21.6.14 25 Switzerland vs France E Salvador 12:30 AM
21.6.14 26 Honduras vs Ecuador E Curitiba 3:30 AM
21.6.14 27 Argentina vs Iran F Belo Horizonte 9:30 PM
22.6.14 28 Germany vs Ghana G Fortaleza 12:30 AM
22.6.14 29 Nigeria vs Bosnia-Herzegovina F Cuiaba 3:30 AM
22.6.14 30 Belgium vs Russia H Rio de Janeiro 9:30 PM
23.6.14 31 Korea Republic vs Algeria H Porto Alegre 12:30 AM
23.6.14 32 USA vs Portugal G Manaus 3:30 AM
23.6.14 33 Netherlands vs Chile B Sao Paulo 9:30 PM
23.6.14 34 Australia vs Spain B Curitiba 9:30 PM
24.6.14 35 Cameroon vs Brazil A Brasilia 1:30 AM
24.6.14 36 Croatia vs Mexico A Recife 1:30 AM
24.6.14 37 Italy vs Uruguay D Natal 9:30 PM
24.6.14 38 Costa Rica vs England D Belo Horizonte 9:30 PM
25.6.14 39 Japan vs Columbia C Cuiaba 1:30 AM
25.6.14 40 Greece vs Ivory Coast C Fortaleza 1:30 AM
25.6.14 41 Nigeria vs Argentina F Porto Alegre 9:30 PM
25.6.14 42 Bosnia-Herzegovina vs Iran F Salvador 9:30 PM
26.6.14 43 Honduras vs Switzerland E Manaus 1:30 AM
26.6.14 44 Ecuador vs France E Rio de Janeiro 1:30 AM
26.6.14 45 Portugal vs Ghana G Brasilia 9:30 PM
26.6.14 46 USA vs Germany G Recife 9:30 PM
27.6.14 47 Korea Republic vs Belgium H Sao Paulo 1:30 AM
27.6.14 48 Algeria vs Russia H Curitiba 1:30 AM

 

FIFA World Cup 2014 Points Table: Group-wise team standings and results

 

FIFA World Cup 2014 Top Goal-scorers

 

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