Thursday, July 9, 2009

FIFA World Cup 2010 - TV Channels broadcasting Live

FIFA World Cup 2010 is going to be hosted by South Africa this time. The most popular sporting action will start from June 11 2010 to July 11 2010. The matches will be shown LIVE streaming all over the world in different TV Channels.

Here are list of some TV Channels broadcasting FIFA World Cup 2010 Live streaming in different countries: Source : wikipedia
Country Broadcaster(s)
Albania Free-to-air: RTSH
Andorra Free-to-air: TF1, France Télévisions
Argentina Free-to-air: Canal 7, Telefeable (pay): TyC Sports
Satellite (pay): DirecTV
Armenia Free-to-air: H1
Australia Free-to-air: SBS
Austria Free-to-air: ORF
Azerbaijan Free-to-air: Lider TV
Bangladesh Free-to-air: Bangladesh Television
Satellite (pay): ESPN STAR Sports
Belarus Free-to-air: BTRC
Belgium Dutch:
Free-to-air: VRT

Free-to-air: RTBF

Bolivia Free-to-air: Unitel, Red Uno
Bosnia and Herzegovina Free-to-air: BHRT
Brazil Free-to-air: Rede Globo, Rede Bandeirantes
Cable/satellite (pay): SporTV, BandSports, ESPN Brasil
  • Globo 3D (8 matches)

Bulgaria Free-to-air: BNT
Canada English:
Free-to-air: CBC
Cable/satellite (pay): Bold (nightly encores only)

Free-to-air: SRC

Cable/satellite (pay): Telelatino
Chile Free-to-air: TVN (33 matches)
Satellite (pay): DirecTV (all matches)
China (People's Republic of China) Free-to-air: CCTV
Colombia Free-to-air: Caracol, RCN (40 matches total)
Satellite (pay): DirecTV (all matches)
Costa Rica Free-to-air: Teletica, Repretel
Croatia Free-to-air: HRT
Cyprus Free-to-air: CyBC
Czech Republic Free-to-air: ČT
Denmark Free-to-air: DR (10 matches), TV2 (32 matches)
Cable/Satellite (pay): Canal 9 (21 matches)

Ecuador Free-to-air: Gama, TC
Satellite (pay): DirecTV
El Salvador Free-to-air: TCS
Estonia Free-to-air: ERR
Fiji Free-to-air: Mai TV
Finland Free-to-air: YLE
France and overseas territories Free-to-air: TF1 (27 matches), France Télévisions (37 matches)
Satellite/cable/IPTV (pay): Canal+ (37 matches, 8 exclusive)

Georgia Free-to-air: GPB
Germany Free-to-air: ARD (28 matches), ZDF (27 matches), RTL (9 matches)
Satellite (pay): Sky Deutschland (all matches)

Greece Free-to-air: ERT
Hong Kong Free-to-air: ATV (4 matches), TVB (4 matches)
Cable (pay): Cable TV Hong Kong (all matches)
Hungary Free-to-air: MTV
Iceland Free-to-air: RÚV (46 matches) Cable (pay): Stöð 2 Sport (18 matches)
Indonesia Free-to-air: RCTI (46 matches), Global TV (20 matches)
Iran Free-to-air: IRIB
Ireland Free-to-air: RTÉ
India Free-to-air: Doordarshan
Satellite (pay): ESPN STAR Sports
Indian Subcontinent
Free-to-air: varies by country
Satellite (pay): ESPN STAR Sports
Israel Hebrew:
Free-to-air: Channel 1

Free-to-air: Channel 33
Italy Free-to-air: RAI (one match per day)
Satellite (pay): SKY Italia (all matches)

Japan Free-to-air: NHK (22 matches), NTV (5 matches), Fuji TV (5 matches), TBS (5 matches), TV Asahi (4 matches), TV Tokyo (3 matches)
Satellite (pay): SKY PerfecTV! (all matches)
Kosovo Free-to-air: RTK
Latvia Free-to-air: LTV
Liechtenstein Free-to-air: SRG SSR idée suisse (SF)
Lithuania Free-to-air: LRT (46 matches), LNK (18 matches)
Luxembourg Free-to-air: RTL
Macau Free-to-air: TDM
Macedonia Free-to-air: MRTV
Malaysia Free-to-air: RTM, TV3
Satellite (pay): Astro (all matches)

Malta Free-to-air: PBS (46 matches)
Satellite (pay): Melita Sports (all matches)

Mexico Free-to-air: TV Azteca, Televisa
Satellite (pay): Sky Latin America
Middle East and North Africa
Satellite (pay): Al Jazeera Sports
Mongolia Free-to-air: C1
Moldova Free-to-air: TRM
Monaco Free-to-air: TMC
Montenegro Free-to-air: RTCG
The Netherlands Free-to-air: NOS
Nepal Free-to-air: NTV
Satellite (pay): Avenues TV

New Zealand Free-to-air: TVNZ (22 matches)
Satellite (pay): Sky (all matches)

Nicaragua Free-to-air: Televicentro
Norway Free-to-air: TV2 (32 matches)
Satellite (pay): Viasat (32 matches; rights purchased from NRK)

Panama Free-to-air: RPC, TVMax
Paraguay Free-to-air: SNT
Peru Free-to-air: ATV
Satellite (pay): DirecTV (all matches)

Philippines Free-to-air: ABS-CBN, Studio 23
Cable (pay): Balls
Poland Free-to-air: TVP
Portugal Free-to-air: RTP (28 matches), SIC (18 matches)
Cable/satellite/IPTV (pay): SportTV (all matches; 18 are exclusive)

Republic of China Cable (pay): Era Television
Romania Free-to-air: TVR
Russia Free-to-air: Channel One, VGTRK
San Marino Free-to-air: RAI
Serbia Free-to-air: RTS
Singapore Free-to-air: MediaCorp (4 matches)
Cable (pay): StarHub TV (all matches)
IPTV (pay): mio TV (all matches)

Slovakia Free-to-air: STV
Slovenia Free-to-air: RTV Slovenija
South Africa Free-to-air: SABC
Satellite (pay): Supersport
South Korea Free-to-air: SBS
Cable/satellite (pay): SBS Sports Channel

Spain Free-to-air: Telecinco (8 matches), Cuatro (16 matches)
Satellite (pay): Canal+ (all matches)
  • Canal+ 3D (10 matches)

Sub-Saharan Africa
Free-to-air: various channels
Satellite (pay): Supersport

Sweden Free-to-air: SVT (32 matches), TV4 (32 matches)
Switzerland Free-to-air: SRG SSR idée suisse
Thailand Free-to-air: TV3, TV7
Satellite (pay): TrueVisions
Turkey Free-to-air: TRT
Ukraine Free-to-air: UT1, ICTV
United Kingdom
( England, Scotland, N. Ireland, Wales)
  • BBC
  • ITV ( (southern) ITV1, (northern and central) STV, UTV)
Cable/satellite (pay): British Eurosport, ESPN UK (highlights)
United States
Free-to-air: ABC (10 matches)
Cable/satellite (pay): ESPN (54 matches)
  • ESPN 3D (25 matches)
Free-to-air: Univision (56 matches), Telefutura (8 matches)
Cable/satellite (pay): Galavisión (highlights)
Cable/satellite (pay): ESPN (40 matches)
Vietnam Free-to-air: VTV
Vatican City Free-to-air: RAI
Venezuela Free-to-air: Meridiano, Venevisión
Satellite (pay): DirecTV (all matches)
Note: Write on Comment for the countries unmentioned in the post. We'll try to find out.