September 14, 2022 By Vaseline

Tubi Announces FIFA World Cup Channel Launch Ahead of Qatar 2022 World Cup – Media Play News

Eric Gruenwedel

Fox Entertainment ad-supported VOD streaming platform Tubi on September 14 announced the launch of its free ad-supported World Cup streaming TV channel (FAST) for the upcoming global football tournament in Qatar from November 21 to December 18. The US team qualified for the tournament after missing out on 2018.

The channel offers highlights and analysis of the biannual football competition, as well as content from past FIFA World Cup tournaments. In addition, every FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 match will be available free on demand and programmed into the channel as replays. Tubi’s FIFA World Cup Channel FAST Channel joins its growing portfolio of more than 150 sports, entertainment and local news channels from partners including the NFL and Major League Baseball.

“We’re excited to offer our viewers multiple entry points to enjoy one of the biggest global sporting events, whether they want to jump into the experience via our FAST channel or get actively involved via VOD,” Farhad Massoudi, Founder/CEO of Tubi , said in a statement.

At launch, the FIFA Channel and On-Demand offerings will provide viewers with premium library content, including series and films highlighting past and future FIFA World Cups such as FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022: Qatar Prepares. Other FIFA World Cup content 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 can also watch previous matches of FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015, FIFA Women’s 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 run-up to the tournament. During this year’s acclaimed tournament, the channel will be posting event coverage with highlight compilation videos.

The channel joins Tubi’s growing linear FAST channels, including the recently launched Gordon Ramsay FAST Channel, News on Tubi, Sports on Tubi, Tubi Originals, The TMZ Channel and The Masked Singer, and Tubi en Español.