Tubi Launching FIFA World Cup Channel
Soccer fans will have a great resource when the world’s game celebrates its biggest event this fall. Tubi is launching a dedicated channel for The World Cup. The FIFA World Cup FAST Channel on Tubi features highlights and analysis from this year’s competition and includes thrilling content from past FIFA World Cup tournaments. Additionally, every FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ match will be available for free on-demand and programmed into the channel as replays. The channel though will not host live matches.
“We’re proud to be the ultimate streaming destination in the U.S. to celebrate the highly anticipated FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ tournament,” said Farhad Massoudi, Founder and CEO, Tubi. “We’re thrilled to give our viewers different entry points to enjoy one of the largest global sports events, whether they want to drop into the experience via our FAST Channel or actively engage through VOD, Tubi is making sure soccer fans never miss a moment of this historic winter World Cup.”
At launch, Tubi’s FIFA World Cup FAST Channel and on-demand offerings will bring viewers premium library content, including series and films highlighting past and future FIFA World Cup™ tournaments, such as “FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™: Qatar Prepares.” Additional FIFA World Cup™ content featured on Tubi includes: “FIFA World Cup Classics,” “FIFA Women’s World Cup Classics,” “Gold Stars – The Story,” “When the World Watched” and “Etched in Gold.” Fans will also be able to watch past matches from FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015™, FIFA World Cup Russia 2018™ and FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™.
Special FOX Sports Digital content celebrating FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ will also appear on the channel in the lead-up to the tournament. During this year’s celebrated tournament, the channel will roll out event coverage featuring highlight compilation videos.
The FIFA World Cup FAST Channel on Tubi joins other popular linear FAST channels on FOX Entertainment’s free streaming service, including the recently launched Gordon Ramsay FAST Channel, News on Tubi, Sports on Tubi, Tubi Originals, The TMZ Channel and THE MASKED SINGER, as well as upcoming FAST channels to include Tubi en Español.