Football or soccer is the most popular sport in the world. In the Olympic Games, this sport has two disciplines; one is men’s and another is women’s football sports events.
It is governed by the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA). From the 1900 Olympic Games, this sports event has been organized since then.
Football at 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games
The Football sports at the Tokyo Olympic Games 2020 will be scheduled from 22 July – 8 August 2020 at seven venues in Tokyo, Japan. From the six confederations, 16 men’s teams and 12 women’s teams will participate in this event.
Venues of Football Sports at Summer Olympics 2020
This football sport is scheduled in seven different venues from the six cities in Japan. Here is the table that we listed.
|Yokohama, Kanagawa||Int. Stadium Yokohama||70,000|
|Chofu, Tokyo||Tokyo Stadium||48,000|
|Shinjuku, Tokyo||National Stadium||60,102|
|Kashima, Ibaraki||Ibaraki Kashima Stadium||42,000|
|Saitama, Saitama||Saitama Stadium||62,000|
|Sapporo, Hokkaido||Sapporo Dome||42,000|
|Rifu, Miyagi||Miyagi Stadium||48,000|
Football at Summer Olympic 2020 Schedule Fixtures & Calendar
|22nd July||Women’s Group stage|
|23rd July||Men’s Group stage|
|25th July||Women’s Group stage|
|26th July||Men’s Group stage|
|28th July||Women’s Group stage|
|29th July||Men’s Group stage|
|31st July||Women’s Quarter-finals|
|1st August||Man’s Quarter-finals|
|3rd August||Women’s Semi-finals|
|4th August||Men’s Semi-finals|
|6th August||Women’s Bronze medal match|
|7th August||Men’s Bronze medal match|
Women’s Gold medal match
|8th August||Men’s Gold medal match|
Qualifying Teams at the Summer Olympic 2020
16 teams of men & 12 teams of women will participate in this Summer Olympic Games 2020 in Japan. Women’s football event will start on 22nd July with group-stage matches on the other side, on 23rd July Men’s football event will start from.
Men’s Football Teams at Summer Olympic 2020
The men’s football teams at the Summer Olympics come from six different confederations such as UEFA European Under-21 Championship 2019, OFC Men’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament 2019, Africa U-23 Cup of Nations 2019, AFC U-23 Championship 2020, CONMEBOL Pre-Olympic Tournament 2020 & CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Championship 2020.
|New Zealand||South Africa||Saudi Arabia||South Korea|
Women’s Football Teams at Summer Olympic 2020
Here women’s football teams at the 2020 Summer Olympic also come from six different confederations such as Copa América 2018, OFC Nations Cup 2018, FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019, CONCACAF Olympic 2020 Qualifying Championship, CAF Olympic 2020 Qualifying Tournament, AFC Olympic 2020 Qualifying Tournament & CAF–CONMEBOL play-off.
|New Zealand||Great Britain||TBA||TBA|