The Premier League will return eight days after the 2022 World Cup.
With the 2022 World Cup in Qatar taking place between November 21 and December 18, the Premier League announced their schedule for next season. The Premier League released a statement on Thursday announcing that the league will be stopping between November 14 and December 26, returning after the World Cup in Qatar.
This would mean that the Premier League would be stopping for the World Cup and returning eight days after the final.
Next season’s dates have been confirmed ✅— Premier League (@premierleague) November 11, 2021
The #PL season will start on 6 August 2022 and finish on May 28 2023.
There will be a mid-season break between 14 November and 26 December to accommodate the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022
Full statement: https://t.co/afQS2q9nbA pic.twitter.com/U9Ic2uCFgo