Enjoy the live streaming and telecast coverage of 2018 FIFA World Cup matches. The competition is the 21st edition of Football World Cup which will be played in Russia. Total 32 teams have qualified for the competition including the hosts. Russia is hosting the FIFA World Cup for the first time in the history of Football. It will be played from 14 June to 15 July 2018 across 12 stadiums in 11 cities. There are some teams that will make debut in this edition which are Iceland and Panama. Feel free to download HD wallpapers for your mobile and desktop background. These two will play the finals of Football World Cup for the first time. Adidas Telstar match ball will be used for the matches throughout the tournament.
Get ready to watch 2018 Football World Cup matches on your device. You can watch matches of the group stage, the round of 16, quarterfinals, semifinals, third place, and final of the competition. To watch the matches, you just need to follow these simple instructions.
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FIFA World Cup is one of the most watched sporting events around the globe. The Governing body of Football i.e. FIFA sold the broadcasting rights through several companies. TV telecast channels of 2018 FIFA World Cup for most nations have been announced. Scan for your nation and find out the telecast channels.
|Country||Broadcasting Rights / Telecast Channels|
|Argentina||TV Publica, DirecTV, TyC|
|Australia||SBS, Optus Sport|
|Bolivia||Unitel, Red Uno, DirecTV|
|Bosnia and Herzegovina||BHRT|
|Brazil||Globo, SporTV, Fox Sports|
|Canada||CTV, RDS, TSN|
|Chile||Canal 13, TVN, Mega, DirecTV|
|Colombia||Caracol TV, RCN TV, DirecTV|
|Costa Rica||Teletica, Sky, Movistar|
|Denmark||DR, TV 2|
|El Salvador||TCS, Sky|
|France||TF1, beIN Sports|
|Greenland||DR, TV 2|
|Honduras||TVC, Sky, Movistar|
|Hong Kong||ViuTV, Now TV|
|Japan||NHK, Fuji TV, NTV, TBS, TV Asahi, TV Tokyo|
|Mexico||Televisa, TV Azteca|
|New Zealand||Sky Sport|
|Norway||NRK, TV 2|
|Panama||Corporacion Medcom, Televisora Nacional, Sky|
|South Africa||SABC, SuperSport|
|South Korea||KBS, MBC, SBS|
|Northern Ireland||BBC, ITV|
|Isle of Man||BBC, ITV|
|United States||Fox, Telemundo|
|Uruguay||Monte Carlo, Canal 10, Teledoce, TyC, DirecTV|
Total 32 national Football teams have qualified for the 21 World Cup. Being host nation Russia qualified as hosts. On 2 December 2010, Russia became the first qualified team as they won the hosting rights on that day. Remaining all 31 teams qualified through qualifiers including current Champions Germany. The qualified teams are
CONCACAF: Costa Rica, Mexico, Panama.
CAF: Egypt, Morocco, Nigeria, Senegal, Tunisia.
AFC: Australia, Iran, Japan, Saudi Arabia, South Korea.
CONMEBOL: Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Peru, Uruguay.
UEFA: Belgium, Croatia, Denmark, England, France, Germany, Iceland, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, Spain, Sweden, Sweden, Switzerland.
Each of the 32 qualified teams will first submit a list of 35 preliminary squads out of which final 23 players will be selected for the finals. The final squad must have 3 goalkeepers. FIFA announced a mandatory rest period for the preliminary squad from 21 to 27 May 2018 but he is allowed to play the final of UEFA Champions League 2017-18 if his team qualify for the final scheduled to be held on 26th of May.
The team squads are not announced yet by any of the National Football team. But stay tuned with us for more updates about the latest news about the players’ selection.
FIFA conducted a draw that categorized the qualified teams into 8 groups. The draw was held on 1st of December last year at the State Kremlin Palace, Moscow, Russia. Based on FIFA rankings, the teams were placed in four pots. All thirty-two teams of this World Cup are divided into eight groups having 4 teams each. As Russia is the host nation, it was placed in the first group.
|Group A||Russia||Saudi Arabia||Egypt||Uruguay|
|Group E||Brazil||Switzerland||Costa Rica||Serbia|
|Group F||Germany||Mexico||Sweden||South Korea|
More information: Football World Cup 2018 groups
The first game of this Football World Cup will be played on 14 June 2018 between the hosts Russia and Saudi Arabia at the Luzhniki Stadium.
|Russia vs Saudi Arabia||14 June 2018||Thursday||3:00 pm|
|Egypt vs Uruguay||15 June 2018||Friday||12:00 pm|
|Morocco vs Iran||15 June 2018||Friday||3:00 pm|
|Portugal vs Spain||15 June 2018||Friday||6:00 pm|
|France vs Australia||16 June 2018||Saturday||10:00 am|
|Argentina vs Iceland||16 June 2018||Saturday||1:00 pm|
|Peru vs Denmark||16 June 2018||Saturday||4:00 pm|
|Croatia vs Nigeria||17 June 2018||Sunday||7:00 pm|
|Costa Rica vs Serbia||17 June 2018||Sunday||12:00 pm|
|Germany vs Mexico||17 June 2018||Sunday||3:00 pm|
|Brazil vs Switzerland||17 June 2018||Sunday||6:00 pm|
|Sweden vs Korea Republic||18 June 2018||Monday||12:00 pm|
|Belgium vs Panama||18 June 2018||Monday||3:00 pm|
|Tunisia vs England||18 June 2018||Monday||6:00 pm|
|Colombia vs Japan||19 June 2018||Tuesday||12:00 pm|
|Poland vs Senegal||19 June 2018||Tuesday||3:00 pm|
|Russia vs Egypt||19 June 2018||Tuesday||6:00 pm|
|Portugal vs Morocco||20 June 2018||Wednesday||12:00 pm|
|Uruguay vs Saudi Arabia||20 June 2018||Wednesday||3:00 pm|
|Iran vs Spain||20 June 2018||Wednesday||6:00 pm|
|Denmark vs Australia||21 June 2018||Thursday||12:00 pm|
|France vs Peru||21 June 2018||Thursday||3:00 pm|
|Argentina vs Croatia||21 June 2018||Thursday||6:00 pm|
|Brazil vs Costa Rica||22 June 2018||Friday||12:00 pm|
|Nigeria vs Iceland||22 June 2018||Friday||3:00 pm|
|Serbia vs Switzerland||22 June 2018||Friday||6:00 pm|
|Belgium vs Tunisia||23 June 2018||Saturday||12:00 pm|
|Korea Republic vs Mexico||23 June 2018||Saturday||3:00 pm|
|Germany vs Sweden||23 June 2018||Saturday||6:00 pm|
|England vs Panama||24 June 2018||Sunday||12:00 pm|
|Japan vs Senegal||24 June 2018||Sunday||3:00 pm|
|Poland vs Colombia||24 June 2018||Sunday||6:00 pm|
|Uruguay vs Russia||25 June 2018||Monday||2:00 pm|
|Saudi Arabia vs Egypt||25 June 2018||Monday||2:00 pm|
|Iran vs Portugal||25 June 2018||Monday||6:00 pm|
|Spain vs Morocco||25 June 2018||Monday||6:00 pm|
|Denmark vs France||26 June 2018||Tuesday||2:00 pm|
|Australia vs Peru||26 June 2018||Tuesday||2:00 pm|
|Nigeria vs Argentina||26 June 2018||Tuesday||6:00 pm|
|Iceland vs Croatia||26 June 2018||Tuesday||6:00 pm|
|Mexico vs Korea Republic||27 June 2018||Wednesday||2:00 pm|
|Korea Republic vs Germany||27 June 2018||Wednesday||2:00 pm|
|Serbia vs Brazil||27 June 2018||Wednesday||6:00 pm|
|Switzerland vs Costa Rica||27 June 2018||Wednesday||6:00 pm|
|Japan vs Poland||28 June 2018||Thursday||2:00 pm|
|Senegal vs Colombia||28 June 2018||Thursday||2:00 pm|
|Panama vs Tunisia||28 June 2018||Thursday||6:00 pm|
|England vs Belgium||28 June 2018||Thursday||6:00 pm|
Main article: 2018 FIFA World Cup schedule
“Zabivaka” is the official mascot of 2018 FIFA World Cup. In Russia, Zabivaka means the one who scores. The mascot is a wolf in brown, white T-shirt and glasses. White shirt, Blue, and red t-shirt are the Russian colors of the National Football team. Ekaterina Bocharova is the designer of the Mascot and it was selected through internet voting. More than 10,00,000 people participated in the internet voting. Tiger and Cat were also in the race for the Mascot. Zabivaka got 53% of votes followed by Tiger with 27% and Cat with 20%. See all FIFA World Cup mascots.
The Adidas Telstar 18 will be used for the matches of this Football World Cup. Being the official ball supplier of FIFA, Adidas introduced this ball based on the Adidas’s World Cup match ball. It was presented by Adidas Brand Ambassador Lionel Messi in Moscow on 9 November last year. Its design is inspired by first Adidas match ball used in the FIFA World Cup.
What is the meaning of Telstar?
The word Telstar is the combination of two words “Television” and “Star” which means the star of television. Unlike previous Telstar match ball, the Adidas Telstar 18 is glued instead of stitching.
Full info: FIFA World Cup 2018 Match Ball