2018 World Cup: Follow the group-stage draw live

That vast space in your calendar between June 14, 2018 and July 15, 2018 can now be filled with the dates and times of 64 international matches.

The draw for the 2018 World Cup is being conducted in the concert hall of Moscow’s State Kremlin Palace, and should offer some standout tussles to look forward to in the showpiece’s opening stage.

Here are the groups and opening fixtures in full:

Group A

Pot Country
1 Russia
2 x
3 x
4 x

Matches:

  • June 14, 2018: Russia vs. A2 (11 a.m. ET)
  • June 15, 2018: A3 vs. A4 (8 a.m. ET)
  • June 19, 2018: Russia vs. A3 (2 p.m. ET)
  • June 20, 2018: A4 vs. A2 (11 a.m. ET)
  • June 25, 2018: A4 vs. Russia (10 a.m. ET)
  • June 25, 2018: A2 vs. A3 (10 a.m. ET)

Group B

Pot Country
1 x
2 x
3 x
4 x

Matches:

  • June 15, 2018: B3 vs. B4 (11 a.m. ET)
  • June 15, 2018: B1 vs. B2 (2 p.m. ET)
  • June 20, 2018: B1 vs. B3 (8 a.m. ET)
  • June 20, 2018: B4 vs. B2 (2 p.m. ET)
  • June 25, 2018: B4 vs. B1 (2 p.m. ET)
  • June 25, 2018: B2 vs. B3 (2 p.m. ET)

Group C

Pot Country
1 x
2 x
3 x
4 x

Matches:

  • June 16, 2018: C1 vs. C2 (6 a.m. ET)
  • June 16, 2018: C3 vs. C4 (12 p.m. ET)
  • June 21, 2018: C1 vs. C3 (8 a.m. ET)
  • June 21, 2018: C4 vs. C2 (11 a.m. ET)
  • June 26, 2018: C4 vs. C1 (10 a.m. ET)
  • June 26, 2018: C2 vs. C3 (10 a.m. ET)

Group D

Pot Country
1 x
2 x
3 x
4 x

Matches:

  • June 16, 2018: D1 vs. D2 (9 a.m. ET)
  • June 16, 2018: D3 vs. D4 (3 p.m. ET)
  • June 21, 2018: D1 vs. D3 (2 p.m. ET)
  • June 22, 2018: D4 vs. D2 (11 a.m. ET)
  • June 26, 2018: D4 vs. D1 (2 p.m. ET)
  • June 26, 2018: D2 vs. D3 (2 p.m. ET)

Group E

Pot Country
1 x
2 x
3 x
4 x

Matches:

  • June 17, 2018: E3 vs. E4 (8 a.m. ET)
  • June 17, 2018: E1 vs. E2 (2 p.m. ET)
  • June 22, 2018: E1 vs. E3 (8 a.m. ET)
  • June 22, 2018: E4 vs. E2 (2 p.m. ET)
  • June 27, 2018: E4 vs. E1 (2 p.m. ET)
  • June 27, 2018: E2 vs. E3 (2 p.m. ET)

Group F

Pot Country
1 x
2 x
3 x
4 x

Matches:

  • June 17, 2018: F1 vs. F2 (8 a.m. ET)
  • June 18, 2018: F3 vs. F4 (2 p.m. ET)
  • June 23, 2018: F1 vs. F3 (11 a.m. ET)
  • June 23, 2018: F4 vs. F2 (2 p.m. ET)
  • June 27, 2018: F4 vs. F1 (10 a.m. ET)
  • June 27, 2018: F2 vs. F3 (10 a.m. ET)

Group G

Pot Country
1 x
2 x
3 x
4 x

Matches:

  • June 18, 2018: G1 vs. G2 (11 a.m. ET)
  • June 18, 2018: G3 vs. G4 (2 p.m. ET)
  • June 23, 2018: G1 vs. G3 (8 a.m. ET)
  • June 24, 2018: G4 vs. G2 (8 a.m. ET)
  • June 28, 2018: G4 vs. G1 (2 p.m. ET)
  • June 28, 2018: G2 vs. G3 (2 p.m. ET)

Group H

Pot Country
1 x
2 x
3 x
4 x

Matches:

  • June 19, 2018: H1 vs. H2 (8 a.m. ET)
  • June 19, 2018: H3 vs. H4 (11 a.m. ET)
  • June 24, 2018: H4 vs. H2 (11 a.m. ET)
  • June 24, 2018: H1 vs. H3 (2 p.m. ET)
  • June 28, 2018: H4 vs. H1 (10 a.m. ET)
  • June 28, 2018: H2 vs. H3 (10 a.m. ET)

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