How to Watch FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Games Live Online in Uganda

How to Watch FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Games Live Online in
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Have you watched the opening match of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022? Well if you didn’t, let me help you catch up. Ecuador defeated its hosts Qatar in the World Cup opener, where the latter was outplayed in a 2:0 loss to the former. That was not the only highlight of the match opener. There was so much more. The “much more” that you could watch for yourself online in the coming FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 games.

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Now that the FIFA World Cup 2022 has commenced today 20th November and extends to 8th December till the climax of 64 games, you would be wondering how you will be able to watch your favorite games in the comfort of your home on your mobile device. This guide does the homework for you.


As you forage amongst all the platforms from which you would like to catch all the FIFA World cup games, Uganda Broadcasting cooperation TV (UBCTV) should top up on that list. While the TV station does not showcase these games on their online platforms, you can catch them on your free-to-Air and Pay TV cables. UBC will show all FIFA World Cup 2022 games live and at no cost. If you were not hoping to dig into your pockets, this is the right option for you.

However, free things have a cost as well. UBC TV won’t telecast all 64 games but rather only 26 games as displayed in the table below.

What is the UBC TV schedule for matches in the 2022 World Cup?

What is the schedule for matches in the 2022 World

Quick Note: If you are a GOtv, DStv, StarTimes, Zuku TV, or Azam TV subscriber, UBC TV will be a perfect choice since it is enlisted in all the starter/cheapest packages of all the mentioned PaY-TV services.

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The DSTV Now platform allows you to watch your DSTV online including streaming live sports like the FIFA World cup games on your smartphone, laptop, Smart TV, or any internet-enabled device. However, this option is only available to an already existing DSTV subscriber, who subscribes to the DSTV Compact or DSTV Compact Plus, or DSTV Premium packages. Before, we proceed remember that all viewing requires login. Consequently, you will have to create a DSTV Now account to proceed. Once all that is in check, go to DSTV NOW on your web browser or download the MY DSTV APP from Play Store or App Store, sign in then start your live World Cup experience courtesy of SuperSport. With this option, you get to watch all 64 games in 4K commentary served in your preferred language.

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ShowMax Pro

Why miss any single World Cup game this year when you can watch it live on the Go via the Showmax app or the Showmax website? All details of every game of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 will stream live on Showmax Pro across Africa, courtesy of SuperSport, from 20th November to 18th December. It’s jubilation time, right? Not to be a ‘Kill Joy,’ we need to first check if you have paid your Showmax subscription. You could choose to subscribe to Showmax Pro mobile at UGX 33,600 per month or Showmax Pro at UGX 67,200 per month. However, since the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 lasts for only 29 days, you could probably watch the game for free. Fortunately, Showmax offers a 30-day free trial for each new account. In between the trial, you could choose to cancel your Showmax subscription before your card is billed.