World Football Calendar 2021-2024

World Football Calendar 2021-2024
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Calendar of important football competition dates affecting Premier League clubs and new football kit releases for Premier League clubs in seasons 2020/2021, 2021/2022, 2022/2023 and 2023/2024. External links will open in a new browser window.

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2021 World Football Dates

All venues, dates and other event information is subject to change. Please check with the official football event websites linked to below. Latest update: Tuesday 3rd May 2022.

Date Football Event Venue City Country
25 April 2021 EFL Cup Final 2021 Wembley Stadium London England
8/9 May 2021 EFL Championship 20/21 ends Various Various England, Wales
15 May 2021 FA Cup Final 2021 Wembley Stadium London England
22 May 2021 Non League Finals Day 2021 Wembley Stadium London England
23 May 2021 Premier League 20/21 ends Various Various England
26 May 2021 UEFA Europa League Final 2021 Gdańsk Stadium Gdańsk Poland
29 May 2021 EFL Championship 20/21 Play Off Final Wembley Stadium London England
29 May 2021 UEFA Champions League Final 2021 Estadio do Dragao Porto Portugal
30 May 2021 EFL League One 20/21 Play Off Final Wembley Stadium London England
31 May 2021 EFL League Two 20/21 Play Off Final Wembley Stadium London England
16 June 2021 Premier League 21/22 fixtures released Online Online Online
10 July 2021 CONMEBOL Copa América Final 2021 Estadio Metropolitano Barranquilla Colombia
11 June 2021 UEFA Euro 2020 starts Stadio Olimpico Rome Italy
11 July 2021 UEFA Euro 2020 Final Wembley Stadium London England
21 July 2021 Olympics 2020 begins (women’s football) Sapporo Dome Sapporo Japan
22 July 2021 Olympics 2020 begins (men’s football) Sapporo Dome Sapporo Japan
6 August 2021 Olympics 2020 Final (women’s football) Olympic Stadium Tokyo Japan
7 August 2021 Olympics 2020 Final (men’s football) Nissan Stadium Yokohama Japan
11 August 2021 UEFA Super Cup 2021 (Chelsea v Villarreal) Windsor Park Belfast Northern Ireland
TBA August 2021 Premier League Transfer Window ends Various Various Various
14 August 2021 Premier League 21/22 starts Various Various England*
September 2021 Premier League Handbook 21/22 Online Online Online
20 November 2021 Copa CONMEBOL Libertadores Final 2021 TBA TBA TBA
21 November 2021 AFC Champions League Final 2021 (L1) TBA TBA TBA
27 November 2021 AFC Champions League Final 2021 (L2) TBA TBA TBA
*The 2021/2022 English Premier League season may commence with a match in Wales if Swansea City win the EFL Championship Play Off Final at Wembley Stadium on 29th May 2021, and are scheduled to play their opening fixture at Liberty Stadium.

2022 World Football Dates

Date Football Event Venue City Country
9 January 2022 Africa Cup of Nations 2022 starts      
1 February 2022* EPL January Transfer Window closes Various Various Various
6 February 2022 Africa Cup of Nations Final 2022      
TBA February 2022 Premier League Winter Break Various Various Various
27 February 2022 EFL Cup Final 2022 Wembley Stadium London England
7 May 2022 EFL Championship 21/22 ends Various Various England, Wales
18 May 2022 UEFA Europa League Final 2022 Ramón Sánchez Stadium Seville Spain
22 May 2022 Premier League 21/22 season ends Various Various England, Wales
14 May 2022 FA Cup Final 2022 Wembley Stadium London England
25 May 2022 UEFA Europa Conference League Final 2022 Arena Kombëtare Tirana Albania
28 May 2022 UEFA Champions League Final 2022 Stade de France Paris France
29 May 2022 EFL Championship 21/22 Play Off Final Wembley Stadium London England
16 June 2022** Premier League 22/23 Fixtures Online Online Online
21 November 2022 FIFA World Cup 2022 starts Al Bayt Stadium Dakhira Qatar
18 December 2022 FIFA World Cup Final 2022 Lusail Stadium Al Daayen Qatar
* The Premier League’s January Transfer Window is expect to close at 23:00pm GMT on (Tuesday) 1st February 2022, having closed at the same date and time during the 2020/2021 EPL season. This date will be confirmed during the summer once the 20/21 season has ended. ** The Premier League fixture list for season 2021/2022 is expected to be released on (Wednesday) 16th June 2022 at 09:00am GMT, however this is based on media reports and therefore cannot be officially confirmed.

2023 World Football Dates

Date Football Event Venue City Country
27 May 2023 UEFA Champions League Final 2023 Allianz Arena Munich Germany
TBA May 2023 UEFA Europa League Final 2023 Puskás Aréna Budapest Hungary

2024 World Football Dates

Date Football Event Venue City Country
25 May 2024 UEFA Champions League Final 2024 Wembley Stadium London England
TBA May 2024 UEFA Europa League Final 2024 TBA TBA TBA
14 June 2024 UEFA Euro 2024 starts TBA TBA Germany
14 July 2024 UEFA Euro 2024 Final TBA TBA Germany

Please note: All dates in the world football calendar have either been officially verfified with football organising bodies or referenced from reports in recognised media outlets. However dates, venues and competition details are subject to change and should always be checked with official sources. This calendar has been created for information purposes only.