World Cup 2018: Who, What, When, Where

The World Cup runs from June 14 to July 15, being played across four time zones in Russia. There are 64 games in all; here in Austin, the kickoff times range between 7am and 1pm (5am-2pm on the first Saturday), with two and three games a day through the first three weeks, leading up to the championship final at 10am Sunday, July 15. Every game will be televised on Fox or Fox Sports 1, and in Spanish on Telemundo.

Knockout Stage: Semifinals Tue.-Wed, July 10-11, 1pm; third place Sat., July 14, 9am; and championship final Sun, July 15, 10am.

Official website: www.fifa.com/worldcup.

Austin Beer for the World Cup
Austin Beer for the World Cup
Let your favorite local brew determine who you’ll bet on to win

Wed., June 13, 2018

World Cup Cocktails
World Cup Cocktails
A drink for each of the 32 teams in the tournament

Fri., June 8, 2018

Where to Watch the World Cup in Austin
Where to Watch the World Cup in Austin
So many venues! So many screens! So early in the morning!

Thu., June 7, 2018

Celebrate Bastille Day in Austin
Celebrate Bastille Day in Austin
Parlez-vous français?

Fri., July 13, 2018

World Cup Watch
World Cup Watch
The finals edition

Thu., July 12, 2018

World Cup Watch: The Final Four
World Cup Watch: The Final Four
Previewing the WC semifinals

Mon., July 9, 2018

World Cup Watch
World Cup Watch
And then there were eight

Thu., July 5, 2018

World Cup: The Knockout Rounds Begin
The Knockout Rounds Begin
The knockout rounds begin

Thu., June 28, 2018

World Cup: Previewing the Group Stage Finales
Previewing the Group Stage Finales
Food pairings for fútbol fans

Mon., June 25, 2018

World Cup: Wrapping Up the Group Stage
Wrapping Up the Group Stage
World Cup Watch: Wrapping Up the Group Stage

Thu., June 21, 2018

World Cup: Day 1
Day 1
Today's results, plus a look ahead at tomorrow

Thu., June 14, 2018

World Cup: Opening Week Preview
Opening Week Preview
Opening week preview

Thu., June 14, 2018

Soccer Watch
Soccer Watch
FIFA membership voted to accept a joint bid by the USA, Canada, and Mexico to host the 2026 World Cup

Thu., June 14, 2018

Soccer Watch
Soccer Watch
World Cup Countdown, U.S. team news, and more

Thu., May 31, 2018

Soccer Watch
Soccer Watch
World Cup kickoff right around the corner, U.S. prepare for a series of pre-WC matches, and more

Thu., May 24, 2018

Full World Cup TV Schedule
Full World Cup TV Schedule
Those of us in the Central Time Zone will be getting up early
First Round World Cup Breakdown
First Round World Cup Breakdown
Find out which teams your favorite country will be facing
World Cup Odds
World Cup Odds
If you’re putting money or just your pride on the line, better know who the favorites are

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