How to Watch FIFA World Cup in France [2022]

Are you still wondering how to watch the World Cup in France? Let’s check out the ultimate guide on how to watch FIFA World Cup 2022 in France.

It’s been four years since France beat Croatia to become the World Champions in the final. It’s almost time to welcome the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar, going underway on 20th November. Didier Deschamps’ men are all set to defend the sport’s most coveted prize.

Though the Nations League matches in June and September weren’t promising, France will be confident when they jet off to Qatar in November. Kylian Mbappe, Karim Benzema, Antoine Griezmann, and co will bounce back when it matters the most.

The defending champions, France will take on familiar foes from the previous World Cup and play group-stage rematches against Australia and Denmark. Their campaign will begin on 22nd November against Australia.

How to Watch the FIFA World Cup 2022 Live in France

📺 TV Channel: TF1, beIN Sports

💻 Live Stream: My TF1, BBC iPlayer

How to Watch the FIFA World Cup 2022 Live on TV in France

TF1 holds the FIFA World Cup 2022 broadcasting rights in France. So, if you are in France, you can watch all 64 matches live on TV via TF1. It’s a free-to-air broadcaster. Hence, the matches will be available for free.

Moreover, French fans can enjoy all the matches live on TV via beIN Sports. You must subscribe to the channel on your cable plan or set-top box.

How to Live Stream FIFA World Cup 2022 from France

No TV? No problem. The cable-cutters can enjoy the FIFA World Cup live stream via My TF1 in France. The TF1 streaming service will let you stream all the matches live.

Another suitable option to watch the live stream is via the BBC iPlayer. However, it’s only for BBC subscribers. If you are a BBC subscriber, you can download BBC iPlayer for free and enjoy the matches.

France’s World Cup Fixtures

Group D
🇫🇷 France
🇩🇰 Denmark
🇹🇳 Tunisia
🇦🇺 Australia

France will take on Australia in their World Cup Opener on 22nd November. Then, they will face Denmark in what could be a decisive match. The defending champions will see off the group stage with a game against Tunisia.

All times in GMT

Fixture Date Time (GMT) Venue
Denmark vs Tunisia Tuesday, 22 November 1:00 pm Education City
France vs Australia Tuesday, 22 November 7:00 pm Al Janoub
Australia vs Tunisia Saturday, 26 November 10:00 am Al Janoub
France vs Denmark Saturday, 26 November 4:00 pm Stadium 974
France vs Tunisia Wednesday, 30 November 3:00 pm Education City
Denmark vs Australia Wednesday, 30 November 3:00 pm Al Janoub 

FIFA World Cup Bracket

Round of 16 Matchups:

A1 vs B2

B1 vs A2


C1 vs D2

D1 vs C2


E1 vs F2

F1 vs E2


G1 vs H2

H1 vs G2

Quarter-Finals Matchups:

1 (A1 vs B2) vs (C1 vs D2)

2 (B1 vs A2) vs (D1 vs C2)


3 (E1 vs F2) vs (G1 vs H2)

4 (F1 vs E2) vs (H1 vs G2)

Semi-Finals Matchups:

1 vs 3

2 vs 4

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