The Qatar 2022 World Cup is just around the corner, with the opening match taking place on November 20. For this reason, all the necessary preparations must be made to watch each match. There are several options available, there are applications that will have live scores, plus YouTube will broadcast some content and summaries. But that’s not all, because if you want to watch all the matches, you must know where to watch them, which TV channels have bought the rights.
The World Cup broadcasting rights change in each country, but there are platforms that will adapt to most regions.
The good news is that every country will have open signals to watch the Qatar 2022 World Cup, with the exception of the United States, where in principle it will not be possible to watch unless payment plans are purchased.
This means that possibly in your country you will be able to watch many of the matches without having to pay for a special plan or anything like that. These are the best options:
Where to watch the Qatar 2022 World Cup for free in Spain.
As far as Spain is concerned, part of the World Cup rights will be held by RTVE. It will broadcast some games of the World Cup at no cost. The TV channel has announced that it will pass all Spain’s games and, in addition, it will also be possible to watch the inauguration, a clash of each group, two games of the round of 16, two of the quarterfinals, the semifinals and the final, so the offer is quite complete.
For now, RTVE is the only free open option that is officially and legally enabled in Spain. The other signals will be closed and pay, the content will be restricted to users with a subscription.
Where to watch the Qatar 2022 World Cup for free in Argentina.
All those who live in Argentina will have some signals that will broadcast every World Cup match for free. The best of all is that they are stable channels that offer an optimal service, we are talking about Televisión Pública and DeporTV. They have officially announced that the signal will be free for 32 World Cup matches. Likewise, the channels that will broadcast the whole event with paid plans are DirecTV GO, TyC Sports, Telecentro Play and Flow.
Where to watch the Qatar 2022 World Cup for free in Mexico.
There will be a couple of channels that will be in charge of broadcasting 32 World Cup matches in Mexico, these are TV Azteca and Televisa, the latter does not have an open media on the Internet, so it will only be available on Mexican television.
Where to watch the Qatar 2022 World Cup for free in Venezuela.
In Venezuela there are two public television stations that have announced that they will take over the World Cup matches. Televen, which will broadcast all the games of the competition for free, and Venevisión, which has also acquired the rights to broadcast part of the Qatar 2022 World Cup. For now, they have only informed that they will broadcast the opening match of the event; there are no further details on the schedule of matches they will cover.
Where to watch the Qatar 2022 World Cup for free in Colombia.
Here the alternatives are a little more reduced, only RCN and Caracol TV will broadcast 32 World Cup matches, the signal will be enabled on national television.