The moment we've all been waiting for is finally here. The Concacaf qualifiers draw for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 results are in and thus, we can already start planning ahead to what could be an easy road to the biggest soccer stage for USMNT.
With a generation that combines young talent with veteran leadership and more Yanks abroad than ever, Gregg Berhalter will have plenty of weapons at hand to lead The Stars and Stripes back to the World Cup.
Christian Pulisic, Josh Sargent, Joe Corona, DeAndre Yedlin, and Weston McKennie are just a handful of the talented players bound to leat the United States in the qualifiers and here, you'll find everything there is to know about the process.
Who Will USMNT Face In The World Cup Qualifiers?
As one of the top-5 ranked teams in Concacaf, USMNT will go straight to the Final Round of the qualifiers, meaning they'll only play against Honduras, México, Costa Rica, Jamaica, and 3 of the winners from the second round of the group stage.
El Salvador, Antigua and Barbuda, Grenada, Montserrat, US Virgin Islands, Canada, Suriname, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Aruba, Curaçao, Guatemala, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Cuba, British Virgin Islands, Panama, Dominican Republic, Barbados, Dominica, Anguilla, Haiti, Nicaragua, Belize, St. Lucia, Turks and Caicos Islands, Trinidad and Tobago, St. Kitts and Nevis, Guyana, Puerto Rico, and Bahamas will fight for a spot in that stage.
USMNT Schedule For The World Cup Qualifiers
The Final Round of the World Cup qualifiers will begin in June 2021 and go all the way through March 2022, with each team playing 14 games (home and away) during the seven FIFA match windows.
TBD vs USA: June 2021
USA vs TBD: June 2021
HON vs USA: June 2021
USA vs JAM: June 2021
TBD vs USA: Sep 2021
USA vs CRC: Sep 2021
USA vs MEX: Oct 2021
JAM vs USA: Oct 2021
USA vs TBD: Nov 2021
TBD vs USA: Nov 2021
USA vs HON: Jan 2022
MEX vs USA: Jan 2022
USA vs TBD: Mar 2022
CRC vs USA: Mar 2022
How Can USMNT Qualify For The 2022 FIFA World Cup?
The top three teams of the Final Round of the World Cup qualifiers will qualify to the 2022 FIFA World Cup, the fourth seed will have to go through the FIFA Intercontinental Playoff scheduled for June 2022.