Soon, the football world will converge on Qatar for football’s greatest tournament; the World Cup. The prestigious competition will be held from November 20, 2022, to December 18, 2022. Players from all over the world and in the top leagues will be looking to lead their respective nations to glory. When the World Cup starts, sports betting enthusiasts can bet on the games at amazing sites like Betway, where there are favorable odds and betting conditions. Currently, Betway have Brazil priced as favourites in their World Cup betting markets, priced at 9/2 to lift the trophy.

As the World Cup is the first ever to be held in the winter, various leagues will be suspended till it is over. The Championship is no exception. Despite the fact that the Premier League is home to the majority of the players traveling to Qatar for the World Cup, there are also a few players from the country’s football second division. Here are some of the championship players who will play in the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Ismaila Sarr

Playing for championship side Watford, Sarr is one of the players who will represent his country at the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Playing alongside top players like Sadip Mane, Kalidou Koulibaly, Edouard Mendy, and so on, Sarr will be one of the players that will look to impress with his exciting skills in order to win the World Cup, and having been in the squad that won the 2020 African Cup of Nations, he will look to add another international trophy to his belt.

Riley McGree

McGree, who plays as an attacking midfielder for Middlesbrough and the Australian national team, will also play in the 2022 World Cup. McGree was in the squad that beat Peru in a penalty shootout to qualify for the World Cup. Australia will seek to show their quality at the World Cup. It will be their 5th consecutive world cup performance. 

Junior Hoilett

Reading’s Hoilett will also feature in the World Cup. After making his debut for the Canadian national team in 2015, Hoilett has amassed 48 national appearances, scoring 14 times in those games. Playing as a winger for Canada, he reached the semi finals of the CONCACAF tournament in 2021. 

Connor Roberts

Connor Roberts plays as a right back for Burnley FC. The Welsh player was part of the squad that qualified for the 2022 FIFA world cup, helping his nation to a world cup appearance for the first time since 1958. In the 2022 World Cup, Roberts will play alongside players like Gareth Bale and Aaron Ramsey.