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Watch every second of Socceroos action in Russia, plus all the biggest games and all biggest names including the opening match, semi-finals and final all LIVE, FREE and in HD on SBS.
SBS The World Game
15 Nov 2017 - 10:53 PM  UPDATED 2 Dec 2017 - 3:58 AM

SBS will offer 25 premium games all LIVE, FREE and in HD with exclusive commentary from Martin Tyler.

All 25 games will also be live streamed on The World Game website and the official World Cup app.

These games will include:

  • All Socceroos matches
  • The opening match of the tournament
  • The game of the day every day
  • Two quarter-finals, the semi-finals and final


Friday 15 June from 12am*                   Russia v Saudi Arabia LIVE              KO 1am     

Saturday 16 June from 3:30am*            Portugal v Spain LIVE                      KO 4am        

Saturday 16 June from 7pm*                 France v Australia LIVE                   KO 8pm

Monday 18 June from 12am*                 Germany v Mexico LIVE                  KO 1am

Tuesday 19 June from 3:30am*             Tunisia v England LIVE                   KO 4am     

Tuesday 19 June from 9:30pm*             Colombia v Japan LIVE                   KO 10pm

Wednesday 20 June from 9:30pm*       Portugal v Morocco LIVE        KO 10pm      

Thursday 21 June from 9pm                   Denmark v Australia LIVE              KO 10pm       

Friday 22 June from 9:30pm*                 Brazil v Costa Rica LIVE                  KO 10pm     

Sunday 24 June from 3:30am*               Germany v Sweden LIVE                  KO 4am     

Sunday 24 June from 9:30pm*               England v Panama LIVE                   KO 10pm    

Monday 25 June           TBC - following earlier Group A and B matches

Tuesday 26 June from 11pmAustralia v Peru LIVE                                     KO 12am

Wednesday 27 June     TBC – following earlier Group E and F matches

Thursday 28 June        TBC – following earlier Group G and H matches

Sunday 1 July              Round of 16 Day 1, Match of the Day TBC

Monday 2 July             Round of 16 Day 2, Match of the Day TBC

Tuesday 3 July            Round of 16 Day 3, Match of the Day TBC

Wednesday 4 July       Round of 16 Day 4, Match of the Day TBC

Saturday 7 July            Quarter Finals Day 1, Match of the Day TBC

Sunday 8 July             Quarter Finals Day 2, Match of the Day TBC

Wednesday 11 July from 3:30am*          Semi-Final 1 LIVE                  KO 4am         

Thursday 12 July from 3:30am*            Semi-final 2 LIVE                   KO 4am         

Saturday 14 July from 11pm*                Play-off for 3rd LIVE              KO 12am 

Sunday 15 July from 11pm*                  FIFA World Cup final LIVE       KO 1am

*Times subject to change

All 64 games will also be available LIVE on SBS Radio.

All Australians will be able to catch every single goal, from every single game across multiple platforms along with our comprehensive and trusted analysis, for which SBS is so renowned.

Our team, including Lucy Zelic and Craig Foster, will be in Russia to bring you the news and highlights from all 64 matches, every day from our studio in Red Square.

This will be part of over 200 hours of World Cup content coming your way.

We’ll also bring you near live highlights of every key moment via our digital platforms – The World Game website and the official World Cup app.

The app will be your ‘must have’ Russia 2018 companion, with enhanced viewing functionality, multi-angle replays and immersive stats all at your fingertips.

SBS bring you the 2018 FIFA World Cup in partnership with Optus. Click here to view Optus’ broadcast details. 

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