FIFA World Cup Live Streaming: The fever of FIFA World Cup 2018 is all set to get high as the biggest football event is scheduled to kick off on Thursday, June 14 with the opening match between the host Russia vs Saudi Arabia in Moscow. Every football fan is gearing up for the magical event to support their favourite team in the Football World Cup. The FIFA World Cup 2018 live coverage will be broadcasted in more than 200 countries around the world through various sports networks. Catch exclusive World Cup live streaming matches online for free on the desktop and mobile phones.
The defending champions Germany takes on Mexico in their opening encounter while the Five-time winners Brazil will face Switzerland in their Group E match. Portugal will face Spain in their first match while Argentina is set to take on Iceland. FIFA has done everything to make this World Cup 2018 available to most of the viewers across the world.
How To Watch FIFA World Cup 2018 Live Stream Online?
Football viewers who stay away from the television due to the office or other works and fans who do not have the World Cup broadcasting tv channels can always watch FIFA World Cup live streaming online on their respective official websites. Here we’ll list the five big broadcasters of the FIFA World Cup 2018 and if you don’t find your country’s broadcaster then click here for complete list.
This is the first World Cup which is held in Europe since 2006. Total 31 national teams qualified for the final tournament excluding host team Russia. FIFA World Cup 2018 will feature 64 matches that will be played at 12 venues across Russia. The tournament concludes with the final match on July 15 at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. The winners of the World Cup 2018 will qualify for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2021.
Now, let’s see the FIFA World Cup 2018 live stream websites and networks.
The United States: FOX
Soccer fans in the United States will have to tune into Fox Sports to watch FIFA World Cup live in the English language. FOX’s official website is set to provide a live stream for every World Cup game on its official website and app. All the 64 matches will be available online for the fans through Fox Soccer Match Pass and Fox Sports Go. Fox Sports app can be download on a smartphone which is available for iOS, Android mobiles.
United Kingdom: BBC, ITV
The popular broadcasting network, ITV is all set to have the FIFA World Cup 2018 live matches in the United Kingdom. Along with ITV, BBC all have the rights to broadcast World Cup matches in the UK. Smartphone users can download ITV Hub app from App store or Play store to watch FIFA World Cup live stream in the UK.
ITV has also announced the match experts, presenters and commentators for the FIFA World Cup 2018 coverage which includes Mark Pougatch as the presenter. Ryan Giggs, Roy Keane, Ian Wright, Gary Neville and Lee Dixon, and Eniola Aluko are the experts on the show. The ITV commentators include Clive Tyldesley, Sam Matterface, Jon Champion and Joe Speight and co-commentators include Glenn Hoddle, Ally McCoist, and Iain Dowie.
Middle-East & North Africa: beIN Sport
The most popular sports channel in the Middle East and Africa, beIN Sports has grabbed the broadcasting rights of FIFA World Cup 2018 games. beIN Sports will telecast all the 64 matches on their network through its subscription. The network also announced the special pack for FIFA World Cup matches in HD.
The USA: NBC
Viewers in the USA can watch FIFA World Cup live broadcast on NBC’s Telemundo channel in the Spanish language. You can subscribe to channel through cable operator or can watch live streaming the FIFA World Cup 2018 matches on its official website.
India & South Asia: Sony Pictures Network
Football fans in India and subcontinent countries like Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives can watch exclusive coverage of FIFA World Cup 2018 matches on Sony Pictures Sports Network’s channel – Sony Ten 1, Sony Ten 1 HD, Sony Ten 2, Sony Ten 2 HD, Sony Ten 3 and Sony Ten 3 HD channel.
English commentary of the matches is available on Sony Ten 2, Sony Ten 2 HD while for the Hindi commentary, football viewers can tune into Sony Ten 3 and Sony Ten 3 HD. Check out how to watch FIFA World Cup live in India.
Watch the FIFA World Cup live matches in the Caribbean countries on DirecTV who is set to provide live coverage of all the games. AT & T owned Direct TV will provide the live streaming of FIFA World Cup 2018 matches on its online platform Direct TV Now which is a paid service but available for new users for free as a 7 days trial.
How To Watch FIFA World Cup Live Stream Free?
We will suggest all the football fans to watch FIFA World Cup 2018 live on the official website buy in case you still want to know how to watch FIFA World Cup live stream for free then here is the answer.
There are many illegal sports streaming website who will have the live stream of FIFA World Cup games. These websites provide free streaming of the FIFA World Cup but they are loaded with full of advertisements including abusive and irritating pop ads which may also infect your computer. Online viewers who are looking for a free stream of FIFA World Cup 2018 also have the option to buy a VPN.