FIFA World Cup 2022 live streaming apps: How to watch world cup matches online in India on mobile phone and laptop

Here are all the apps you can use to live stream the FIFA World Cup 2022

And then there were 16. Of the 32 teams that entered the FIFA World Cup 2022, only 16 have qualified for the knockout stages. These 16 teams include Netherlands, USA, Argentina, Australia, France, Poland, Portugal, Senegal, Switzerland, Brazil, Croatia, Morocco, South Korea, Japan, Spain, and England. Fans in India can catch the live action of the FIFA World Cup 2022 knockout matches on Jio’s video streaming app/ website and Tata Play. The platforms will offer streaming of the world cup matches across devices, whether it is a mobile phone, laptop, or smart TV, in multiple language feeds, including English, Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, and Bengali.

On that note, let’s take a look at the FIFA World Cup 2022 apps and how you can watch the world cup live online in India for free:

FIFA World Cup 2022 today’s match: Venue, India time

Japan vs Croatia

  • Time: 08:30 pm (IST)
  • Venue: Al Janoub Stadium

Brazil vs South Korea

  • Time: 12:30 am (IST), December 6th
  • Venue: Stadium 974

FIFA World Cup 2022 live streaming apps

FIFA World Cup 2022 opening ceremony, matches, and pre-game and post-game live streaming will be available on the following apps:

Jio Cinema

Watch FIFA World Cup 2022 on Jio Cinema

JioCinema is the official livestreaming app of the FIFA World Cup 2022 in India. The app can be used to watch all world cup matches live online on mobile phones and some smart TVs for free. The JioCinema app is not available on laptops yet, but there is a workaround. Being the official broadcaster of the World Cup, Jio Cinema will offer all live streams of the world cup in English, Hindi, Malayalam, Bengali, and Tamil audio.

Also read: JioCinema alternative for FIFA World Cup 2022 live streaming

Tata Play

Watch FIFA World Cup 2022 on Tata Play app

This Jio Cinema alternative offers FIFA World Cup 2022 live streaming through Sports 18 channels online. Tata Play DTH subscribers can catch up with all the FIFA World Cup 2022 action through the Tata Play app available on Android and iOS. But, in order to do that, users must have the Sports 18 channel on their DTH connection. If it is there, head over to the Tata Play app, login with your registered number, and scroll until you find the Sports 18 channel. Select it to stream FIFA World Cup 2022 live telecast on mobile phone.

There is also a web version of the app, which lets you catch all the action of the FIFA World Cup 2022 live on your laptop/ PC.

How to watch FIFA World Cup live online in India for free

Jio Cinema

Watch FIFA World Cup 2022 for free on Jio Cinema

The JioCinema app and website offer free live streaming of the FIFA World Cup 2022 to all users across India. The platform is not exclusive to Jio users anymore. Mukesh Ambani-promoted telco has made Jio Cinema app/ website available for Airtel, BSNL, and Vi users as well, without any subscription.

FIFA World Cup 2022 round of 16 teams, schedule

MATCHDATE & TIMEVENUE
Netherlands vs USA3rd December 2022 at 8:30 PMKhalifa International Stadium
Argentina vs Australia4th December 2022 at 12:30 AMAl Rayyan Stadium
France vs Poland4th December 2022 at 8:30 PMAl Thumama Stadium
England vs Senegal5th December 2022 at 12:30 AMAl Bayt Stadium
Japan vs Croatia5th December 2022 at 8:30 PMAl Janoub Stadium
Brazil vs South Korea6th December 2022 at 12:30 AMStadium 974
Morroco vs Spain6th December 2022 at 8:30 PMEducation City Stadium
Portugal vs Switzerland7th December 2022 at 12:30 AMLusail Stadium

FAQs

How to watch FIFA World Cup 2022 live streaming on laptop/PC?

You can visit Jio Cinema web page and click on the FIFA tab to stream all content of the football world cup 2022 online on PC/ laptop.

How to fix FIFA World Cup 2022 live streaming on Jio Cinema?

In case you are facing buffering issues on Jio Cinema while streaming FIFA World Cup 2022, here’s what you can do

  • Play the livestreaming of the football world cup match on Jio Cinema
  • Now, select the cam icon on the app/ website next to Settings and Subtitles. If the option is not visible, make sure you are using the latest version of Jio Cinema
  • Select extended stadium feed
Netizens report that this fix offers zero lags on FIFA World Cup 2022 live streaming on Jio Cinema. If it doesn’t work for you, try changing the language and login to the app/ website, if you haven’t.

Can you watch the FIFA World Cup 2022 on Disney Plus Hotstar?

FIFA World Cup 2022 cannot be watched online on Disney Plus Hotstar since it’s not the official broadcaster and doesn’t have streaming rights.

FIFA World Cup 2022 news

Jio Cinema apologises for the awful FIFA World Cup 2022 live streaming (November 22nd)

JioCinema has acknowledged the issues FIFA World Cup 2022 live streaming is facing on its platform. The company claims its staff is putting in a lot of effort to address the buffering problems. “We are continuously working to give you a great experience. Please upgrade your app to the latest version to enjoy #FIFAWorldCupQatar2022. Apologies for any inconvenience,” it wrote on Twitter.

Jio Cinema faces buffering issues during FIFA World Cup 2022 opener (November 21st)

FIFA World Cup 2022 inaugural match between Qatar and Ecuador on Jio Cinema was full of buffers and glitches. While JioCinema assured subscribers that they are working hard to resolve the issue, users continue to face issues throughout the match.