2018

SBS adds more FIFA World Cup™ matches to TV schedule

Monday 18 June

News Release

The FIFA World Cup™ is a true multicultural celebration that unites Australia’s diverse communities and SBS is pleased to be bringing more of the tournament to Australian audiences.

LIVE MATCH BROADCAST SCHEDULE:

MONDAY 18 JUNE

Group F    Sweden v Korea Republic LIVE from 9.45pm* on SBS (kick-off 10pm*) NEW

TUESDAY 19 JUNE
Group G    Belgium v Panama LIVE from 12.45am* on SBS (kick-off 1am*)   NEW
Group G    Tunisia v England LIVE from 3.30am* on SBS (kick-off 4am*)
Group H     Colombia v Japan LIVE from 9.30pm* on SBS (kick-off 10pm*)

WEDNESDAY 20 JUNE
Group H     Poland v Senegal LIVE from 12.45am* on SBS (kick-off 1am*)   NEW
Group A     Russia v Egypt LIVE from 3.45am* on SBS (kick-off 4am*)        NEW

SBS’s existing 2018 FIFA World Cup™ programming schedule including FIFA World Cup Today highlights show at 5.30pm* daily and the SBS Match of the Day replay at 6.30am* daily will remain in place.
*All times in AEST and subject to change


EDITORS NOTES:
The matches will be broadcast live on SBS television and will not be available through SBS digital streaming platforms.

UPDATED SBS LIVE MATCH BROADCAST SCHEDULE:
Monday 18 June from 10pm*        Sweden v Korea Republic LIVE         kick-off 1am
Tuesday 19 June from 12.30am*    Belgium v Panama LIVE        kick-off 1am    
Tuesday 19 June from 3.30am*        Tunisia v England LIVE            kick-off 4am    
Tuesday 19 June from 9.30pm*        Colombia v Japan LIVE            kick-off 10pm
Wednesday 20 June from 12.30am*     Poland v Senegal LIVE             kick-off 1am
Wednesday 20 June from 3.30am*    Russia v Egypt LIVE             kick-off 4am
Wednesday 20 June from 9.30pm*    Portugal v Morocco LIVE        kick-off 10pm
Thursday 21 June from 9pm        Denmark v Australia LIVE        kick-off 10pm
Friday 22 June from 9.30pm*        Brazil v Costa Rica LIVE        kick-off 10pm
Sunday 24 June from 3.30am*        Germany v Sweden LIVE        kick-off 4am
Sunday 24 June from 9.30pm*        England v Panama LIVE        kick-off 10pm
Monday 25 June                              Group Stage Day 12, SBS Match of the Day
Tuesday 26 June from 11pm*              Australia v Peru LIVE                           kick-off 12am
Wednesday 27 June                        Group Stage Day 14, SBS Match of the Day
Thursday 28 June                             Group Stage Day 15, SBS Match of the Day
Friday 29 June*                       REST DAY
Saturday 30 June*                   Round of 16 Day 1, SBS Match of the Day
Sunday 1 July*                         Round of 16 Day 2, SBS Match of the Day
Monday 2 July*                         Round of 16 Day 3, SBS Match of the Day
Tuesday 3 July*                        Round of 16 Day 4, SBS Match of the Day
Wednesday 4 July*                   REST DAY
Thursday 5 July*                      REST DAY
Friday 6 July*                           Quarter Finals Day 1, SBS Match of the Day
Saturday 7 July*                        Quarter Finals Day 2, SBS Match of the Day
Sunday 8 July*                         REST DAY
Monday 9 July                         REST DAY
Wednesday 11 July from 3.30am*    2018 FIFA World Cup™ Semi-Final 1 LIVE    kick-off 4am
Thursday 12 July from 3.30am*        2018 FIFA World Cup™ Semi-Final 2 LIVE     kick-off 4am
Saturday 14 July from 11pm*        2018 FIFA World Cup™ Playoff for 3rd LIVE    kick-off 12am
Sunday 15 July from 11pm*        2018 FIFA World Cup™ Final LIVE         kick-off 1am
*All times are AEST and are subject to change