England World Cup 2022 qualifying: Who else is in the group – and when are the fixtures?

England World Cup 2022 qualifying
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England's World Cup 2022 qualifying campaign kicks off on Thursday night against San Marino at Wembley. With only the winners of each group progressing automatically, England are looking to make Qatar in 2022 without any hiccoughs. 

Of the 32 teams at the 2022 World Cup, 13 teams will qualify from UEFA. There are ten qualifying groups made up of 55 teams, split evenly with five or six team groups. With Belgium, France, Italy and Spain all reaching the 2021 Nations League finals, they are all in groups comprised of five teams.  

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Ryan Dabbs
Staff writer

Ryan is a staff writer for FourFourTwo, joining the team full-time in October 2022. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before eventually earning himself a position with FourFourTwo permanently. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer while a Trainee News Writer at Future.