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Your guide in the international break.. Arab national teams matches, the date of the super Classico

Updated: Nov 14

Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring a goal with the Egyptian national team

The international break may not be a favorite of many football fans, but the November break will be different from any other stoppage, as it contains a huge number of important matches in the Arab world and globally.

The ongoing break will see the start of the 2026 World Cup qualifiers in Africa and Asia, as well as crucial matches in the Euro 2024 qualifiers, with the World Cup qualifiers continuing in South America.

If you're looking to know the highlights of November stops, in this report from FanZwod you'll find your guide to everything you need to know about this week's matches.


The official photo of the Egyptian national team players before the match

Egypt will play two matches in the opening matches of the World Cup qualifiers for the continent of Africa.

The first match will be against Djibouti on Thursday (November 16th), at 6pm Cairo time.

The second match will be against Sierra Leone on Sunday, November 19 at 6 pm Cairo time.

Saudi Arabia

Salem Al-Dosari celebrates his goal against the Argentine national team

Saudi Arabia will also play two matches in the second round of the Asian qualifiers for the 2026 World Cup.

The first match will be against Uzbekistan on Thursday, November 16 at half past seven Mecca time.

The other match will be against Jordan on Tuesday, November 21 at 8 pm Mecca time.


Walid Regragui, coach of the Moroccan national team

Morocco were supposed to play their first qualifying match against Eritrea on Thursday, but their opponents withdrew from the competition.

Walid Regraki's battalion will play one match against Tanzania on Tuesday (November 21st), kicking off at 8pm Moroccan time.


Baghdad Bou Najah, Algerian national team player

Like Egypt, Algeria will play two matches, the first against Somalia on Thursday (November 16th ) at 5pm Algerian time.

On Tuesday (November 21st ), the Sahara Warriors will face Mozambique in a match that will be played at 2pm Algerian time.

Arab National Teams matches in 2026 World Cup qualifiers



Lebanon × Palestine

Thursday, November 16, 2023,

17:00 Mecca time

Iraq × Indonesia

Thursday, November 16, 2023,

17:45 Mecca time

Oman × Taiwan

Thursday, November 16, 2023,

18:00 Mecca time

UAE × Nibal

Thursday, November 16, 2023,

18:45 Mecca time

Qatar × Afghanistan

Thursday, November 16, 2023,

18:45 Mecca time

Egypt × Djibouti

Thursday, November 16, 2023,

19:00 Mecca time

Algeria × Sumalia

Thursday, November 16, 2023,

19:00 Mecca time

Sudan × Togo

Thursday, November 16, 2023,

19:00 Mecca time

Saudi Arabia × Pakistan

Thursday, November 16, 2023,

19:30 Mecca time

Kuwait × India

Thursday, November 16, 2023,

19:30 Mecca time

Syria × North Korea

Thursday, November 16, 2023,

20:00 Mecca time

Yemen × Baharin

Thursday, November 16, 2023,

21:00 Mecca time

Eswatini × Libya

Friday, November 17, 2023,

15:00 Mecca time

Tunisia × Sau Tome

Friday, November 17, 2023,

22:00 Mecca time

Big summits

As mentioned above, there will be matches in the qualifiers World Cup for the South American continent, and undoubtedly the summit of Brazil and Argentina on Tuesday morning, November 21, is the most prominent match ever.

Germany will meet Turkey in a friendly on Saturday (November 18th ).

There are several matches that will be played in the Euro 2024 qualifiers, most notably Cristiano Ronaldo's favorite opponent, Liechtenstein, who will face Portugal on Thursday 16 November.

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