The 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar may be the most-watched team sports tournament in history. Estimates for total viewership run as high as five billion worldwide, compared to the 3.5 billion who tuned into the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Are you pumped up for the ultimate international soccer showdown? Lucky for you, you can catch the action on DIRECTV.

Let’s take a closer look at this year’s World Cup, learn how to watch, answer some burning questions and peruse the schedule to get excited for soccer on the world stage.

 

How to Watch the 2022 FIFA World Cup

The 2022 FIFA World Cup may be in Qatar, but we can still watch the matches here in the U.S. on both DIRECTV and DIRECTV STREAM.

 

Watch the World Cup on DIRECTV Satellite

When you watch the 2022 FIFA World Cup on DIRECTV, you’ll see every kick, penalty and goal in crystal-clear 4K.  Find matches on the following channels.

 

Watch the World Cup on DIRECTV STREAM

When you watch on DIRECTV STREAM, you’ll be able to stream World Cup matches on FOX, FS1, Telemundo, and Universo as well as access additional features that will help elevate your fan experience. Beyond just simply watching, DIRECTV offers additional ways to interact, plan and consume the games.

 

Watch el Mundial and get even more fútbol and action with DIRECTV’s ÓPTIMO MÁS™ package, offering the best English and Spanish channels. 

 

DIRECTV World Cup Experience

On Channels 205 and 600, you can watch several matches at once in the Sports Mix. While on these channels, click the red button to access even more content including group stages, knockout round, upcoming schedules, results, box scores and the bracket.

 

More Features

Whether watching the 2022 FIFA World Cup or other games (including NBA, Premier League, NFL and more) Sports Mode on DIRECTV STREAM unlocks stats*, scores and allows for easy navigation between games alongside other features. 

  • Discover live sports content
  • Keep track of multiple games at once
  • Get real-time scores and stats*

Sports Mode can be accessed through the DIRECTV STREAM Device or Roku. Visit the DIRECTV STREAM Sports Hub to watch the latest games, schedule game recordings, access team pages and pick your favorites.

* Available only on the DIRECTV STREAM Device or Roku streaming device for select leagues including NFL, NCAAF, NBA, EPL and World Cup.

 

Watch the World Cup at your Local Bar or Restaurant

Fans can also watch the World Cup matches as well as the World Cup Experience at their favorite bars, restaurants, venues and other locations across the U.S. that are DIRECTV For Business customers. Find locations near you with the DIRECTV Sports Bar Finder App and plan ahead with the soccer schedule.

 

 

 World Cup Schedule 2022

All times reflect Eastern Time (ET). 

BROADCAST DATE

 TIME (ET)

 

MATCH/SHOW

 

NETWORK

Sun 11/20/2022

10:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 11/20/2022

11:00 AM

Qatar vs Ecuador

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 11/20/2022

*3 PM/ 4:30 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 11/21/2022

7:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FS1

Telemundo

Mon 11/21/2022

8:00 AM

England vs IR Iran

FS1

Telemundo

Mon 11/21/2022

10:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 11/21/2022

11:00 AM

Senegal vs Netherlands

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 11/21/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 11/21/2022

2:00 PM

USA vs Wales

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 11/21/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 11/21/2022

11:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Telemundo

Mon 11/21/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 11/21/2022

4:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FS1

Telemundo

Mon 11/21/2022

5:00 AM

Argentina vs Saudi Arabia

FS1

Telemundo

Tue 11/22/2022

7:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Tue 11/22/2022

8:00 AM

Denmark vs Tunisia

FS1

Telemundo

Tue 11/22/2022

10:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Tue 11/22/2022

11:00 AM

Mexico vs Poland

FOX

Telemundo

Tue 11/22/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Tue 11/22/2022

2:00 PM

France vs Australia

FOX

Telemundo

Tue 11/22/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Tue 11/22/2022

11:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Telemundo

Tue 11/22/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

Tue 11/22/2022

4:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FS1

Telemundo

Tue 11/22/2022

5:00 AM

Morocco vs Croatia

FS1

Telemundo

Wed 11/23/2022

7:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Wed 11/23/2022

8:00 AM

Germany vs Japan

FS1

Telemundo

Wed 11/23/2022

10:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Wed 11/23/2022

11:00 AM

Spain vs Costa Rica

FOX

Telemundo

Wed 11/23/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Wed 11/23/2022

2:00 PM

Belgium vs Canada

FOX

Telemundo

Wed 11/23/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Wed 11/23/2022

11:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Telemundo

Wed 11/23/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

Wed 11/23/2022

4:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FS1

Telemundo

Wed 11/23/2022

5:00 AM

Switzerland vs Cameroon

FS1

Telemundo

Thu 11/24/2022

7:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Thu 11/24/2022

8:00 AM

Uruguay vs Korea Republic

FS1

Telemundo

Thu 11/24/2022

10:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Thu 11/24/2022

11:00 AM

Portugal vs Ghana

FOX

Telemundo

Thu 11/24/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Thu 11/24/2022

2:00 PM

Brazil vs Serbia

FOX

Telemundo

Thu 11/24/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Thu 11/24/2022

7:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Telemundo

Thu 11/24/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

Thu 11/24/2022

4:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FS1

Telemundo

Thu 11/24/2022

5:00 AM

Wales vs IR Iran

FS1

Telemundo

Fri 11/25/2022

7:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Fri 11/25/2022

8:00 AM

Qatar vs Senegal

FS1

Telemundo

Fri 11/25/2022

10:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Fri 11/25/2022

11:00 AM

Netherlands vs Ecuador

FOX

Telemundo

Fri 11/25/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Fri 11/25/2022

2:00 PM

England vs USA

FOX

Telemundo

Fri 11/25/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Fri 11/25/2022

5:30 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Telemundo

Fri 11/25/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

Fri 11/25/2022

4:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FS1

Telemundo

Fri 11/25/2022

5:00 AM

Tunisia vs Australia

FS1

Telemundo

Sat 11/26/2022

7:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Sat 11/26/2022

8:00 AM

Poland vs Saudi Arabia

FS1

Telemundo

Sat 11/26/2022

10:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Sat 11/26/2022

11:00 AM

France vs Denmark

FS1

Telemundo

Sat 11/26/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Sat 11/26/2022

2:00 PM

Argentina vs Mexico

FS1

Telemundo

Sat 11/26/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

Sat 11/26/2022

4:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FS1

Telemundo

Sat 11/26/2022

5:00 AM

Japan vs Costa Rica

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 11/27/2022

7:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 11/27/2022

8:00 AM

Belgium vs Morocco

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 11/27/2022

10:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 11/27/2022

11:00 AM

Croatia vs Canada

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 11/27/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 11/27/2022

2:00 PM

Spain vs Germany

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 11/27/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 11/27/2022

9:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 11/27/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

Sun 11/27/2022

4:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 11/27/2022

5:00 AM

Cameroon vs Serbia

FS1

Telemundo

Mon 11/28/2022

7:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Mon 11/28/2022

8:00 AM

Korea Republic vs Ghana

FS1

Telemundo

Mon 11/28/2022

10:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 11/28/2022

11:00 AM

Brazil vs Switzerland

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 11/28/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 11/28/2022

2:00 PM

Portugal vs Uruguay

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 11/28/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Mon 11/28/2022

10:30 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Telemundo

Mon 11/28/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

Tue 11/29/2022

9:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FOX, FS1

Telemundo

Tue 11/29/2022

10:00 AM

Netherlands vs Qatar

FOX

Telemundo

Universo

Tue 11/29/2022

10:00 AM

Ecuador vs Senegal

FS1

Telemundo

Tue 11/29/2022

12:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Tue 11/29/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Tue 11/29/2022

2:00 PM

IR Iran vs USA

FOX

Telemundo

Tue 11/29/2022

2:00 PM

Wales vs England

FS1

Universo

Tue 11/29/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Tue 11/29/2022

11:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Telemundo

Tue 11/29/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

Wed 11/30/2022

9:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FOX, FS1

Telemundo

Wed 11/30/2022

10:00 AM

Tunisia vs France

***FOX

Telemundo

Wed 11/30/2022

10:00 AM

Australia vs Denmark

***FS1

Universo

Wed 11/30/2022

12:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Wed 11/30/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Wed 11/30/2022

2:00 PM

Poland vs Argentina

***FOX

Telemundo

Wed 11/30/2022

2:00 PM

Saudi Arabia vs Mexico

***FS1

Telemundo

Wed 11/30/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Wed 11/30/2022

11:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Telemundo

Wed 11/30/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

Thu 12/01/2022

9:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FOX, FS1

Telemundo

Thu 12/01/2022

10:00 AM

Croatia vs Belgium

***FOX

Telemundo

Thu 12/01/2022

10:00 AM

Canada vs Morocco

***FS1

Universo

Thu 12/01/2022

12:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Thu 12/01/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Thu 12/01/2022

2:00 PM

Japan vs Spain

***FOX

Telemundo

Thu 12/01/2022

2:00 PM

Costa Rica vs Germany

***FS1

Universo

Thu 12/01/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Thu 12/01/2022

11:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Telemundo

Thu 12/01/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

Fri 12/02/2022

9:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FOX, FS1

Telemundo

Fri 12/02/2022

10:00 AM

Korea Republic vs Portugal

***FOX

Telemundo

Fri 12/02/2022

10:00 AM

Ghana vs Uruguay

***FS1

Universo

Fri 12/02/2022

12:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Fri 12/02/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Fri 12/02/2022

2:00 PM

Cameroon vs Brazil

***FOX

Telemundo

Fri 12/02/2022

2:00 PM

Serbia vs Switzerland

***FS1

Universo

Fri 12/02/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Fri 12/02/2022

7:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Telemundo

Fri 12/02/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

Sat 12/03/2022

9:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FOX

Telemundo

Sat 12/03/2022

10:00 AM

Round of 16: 1A vs 2B

FOX

Telemundo

Sat 12/03/2022

12:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Sat 12/03/2022

2:00 PM

Round of 16: 1C vs 2D

FOX

Telemundo

Sat 12/03/2022

11:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Telemundo

Sat 12/03/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

Sun 12/04/2022

9:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 12/04/2022

10:00 AM

Round of 16: 1D vs 2C

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 12/04/2022

12:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 12/04/2022

2:00 PM

Round of 16: 1B vs 2A

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 12/04/2022

11:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Telemundo

Sun 12/04/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 12/05/2022

9:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 12/05/2022

10:00 AM

Round of 16: 1E vs 2F

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 12/05/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 12/05/2022

2:00 PM

Round of 16: 1G vs 2H

FOX

Telemundo

Mon 12/05/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Mon 12/05/2022

11:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Telemundo

Mon 12/05/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

Tue 12/06/2022

9:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FOX

Telemundo

Tue 12/06/2022

10:00 AM

Round of 16: 1F vs 2E

FOX

Telemundo

Tue 12/06/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Tue 12/06/2022

2:00 PM

Round of 16: 1H vs 2G

FOX

Telemundo

Tue 12/06/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Telemundo

Tue 12/06/2022

11:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Telemundo

Tue 12/06/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Telemundo

QUARTERFINALS

 

 

 

Fri 12/09/2022

9:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FOX

Telemundo

Fri 12/09/2022

10:00 AM

Quarterfinal: W53 vs W54

FOX

Telemundo

Fri 12/09/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Telemundo

Fri 12/09/2022

2:00 PM

Quarterfinal: W49 vs W50

FOX

Telemundo

Fri 12/09/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Fri 12/09/2022

10:30 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Fri 12/09/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Sat 12/10/2022

9:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FOX

Sat 12/10/2022

10:00 AM

Quarterfinal: W55 vs W56

FOX

Sat 12/10/2022

12:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Sat 12/10/2022

2:00 PM

Quarterfinal: W51 vs W52

FOX

Sat 12/10/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Sat 12/10/2022

8:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Sat 12/10/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Tue 12/13/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FOX

Tue 12/13/2022

2:00 PM

Semifinal: W57 vs W58

FOX

Tue 12/13/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Tue 12/13/2022

11:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Tue 12/13/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

Wed 12/14/2022

1:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FOX

Wed 12/14/2022

2:00 PM

Semifinal: W59 vs W60

FOX

Wed 12/14/2022

4:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FS1

Wed 12/14/2022

11:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

Wed 12/14/2022

**12:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FOX

THIRD PLACE MATCH

Sat 12/17/2022

9:00 AM

FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE

FOX

Sat 12/17/2022

10:00 AM

3rd Place Match: RU61 vs RU62

FOX

Sat 12/17/2022

12:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TODAY

FOX

Sat 12/17/2022

8:00 PM

FIFA WORLD CUP TONIGHT

FS1

 

 

 

Top Questions About the 2022 FIFA World Cup

When is the World Cup 2022?

The 2022 FIFA World Cup is slated for Nov. 20 to Dec. 18.

How many games are in the 2022 FIFA World Cup?

The World Cup features a total of 64 games.

Where will the 2022 FIFA World Cup take place?

Five cities in Qatar will host the World Cup in eight stadiums. Lusail’s 80,000-capacity Lusail Iconic Stadium will host the World Cup final. The other venues are in the capital city of Doha, Al Khor, Al Rayyan and Al Wakrah.

What makes the 2022 FIFA World Cup different?

It’s the first time a Middle Eastern nation is hosting the tournament. Due to Qatar’s scorching summer temperatures, the World Cup was moved to late fall, unlike the typical June and July schedule.

This is also the last time the World Cup will feature 32 teams. For the 2026 FIFA World Cup in North America, it’ll be a whopping 48 teams.

What are the eight World Cup 2022 groups?

Group A: Qatar, Netherlands, Senegal and Ecuador
Group B: England, United States, Wales and Iran
Group C: Argentina, Poland, Mexico and Saudi Arabia
Group D: France, Denmark, Tunisia and Australia
Group E: Germany, Spain, Japan and Costa Rica
Group F: Belgium, Croatia, Canada and Morocco
Group G: Brazil, Switzerland, Serbia Cameroon
Group H: Portugal, Uruguay, Ghana and South Korea

Who will win the World Cup 2022?

Explore some of the team predictions to see who is ready to play the FIFA World Cup in Qatar. 

 

FIFA World Cup 2022 Tweets

Follow along with the latest. 

 

 

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