Octagonal: Rules of the game

1. Qualification. Top three teams go to Qatar, No. 4 team goes to playoff in June 2022.
2. Tiebreaker. Overall goal difference, then overall goals scored, head-to-head points, etc.
3. Substitutions. Five substitutions remain in effect for World Cup qualifying and finals.
4. Yellow cards. Two yellow cards at any point lead to one-game suspension.
5. VAR. Concacaf will not use VAR. (UEFA just added it.)
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