World Cup qualifying: Wednesday’s scores and stats. After a long wait, FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ qualifiers finally kicked-off in the UEFA and Concacaf zones on Wednesday. There were some surprising scorelines in Europe, with France held 1-1 at home by Ukraine, Croatia losing to Slovenia and Turkey outgunning three-time World Cup runners-up the Netherlands. There were also important wins for Serbia and Belgium. summarises all the results, action and standout statistics. Live coverage of Qatar 2022 qualifiers will resume on Thursday with a lone AFC match and more action from the UEFA and Concacaf regions.

  • FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ qualifying resumed on Wednesday
  • World champions France held as UEFA qualifying kicked-off
  • Road to Qatar 2022 also commenced in the Concacaf region with five matches