Argentina vs Saudi Arabia FREE Live Streaming & Telecast: How to Watch FIFA World Cup 2022 Live Online on Mobile and TV

Argentina vs Saudi Arabia FIFA World Cup 2022 match starts 3:30PM IST on November 22 and here's how you can watch the live match online and on your TV.


The world’s biggest sporting event, FIFA World Cup 2022 kicked off in Qatar on Sunday and the matches are underway to the excitement of fans around the globe. We’ve already seen some exciting matches between some top teams including the likes of Netherlands and England both of which have won their respective matches.

And today we embark on the initial matches in Groups C and D which include heavyweights like Argentina, France, Denmark and Mexico. Argentina will play their initial match against Saudi Arabia and the defending champs France will face off Argentina in their first Group D fixture. Denmark will face Tunisia in their first Group D match while Mexico will be up against Poland to start off their group journey.

Where to Watch Argentina vs Saudi Arabia?

The FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 kicked off this weekend amidst confusion about the broadcast and streaming rights in India. Voot had been running adverts about the world cup streaming on the platform but at the last minute the streaming was relocated to Jio Cinema which has faced streaming issues since the initial match.

As for being broadcast on TV the FIFA World Cup 2022 will be live telecast on Sports18 1, Sports 18 1 HD, Sports 18 Khel, and MTV HD.

How to Watch Argentina vs Saudi Arabia Free Live Stream on Mobile and TV?

The live streaming on Jio Cinema is free to view for all users regardless of having a Jio smartphone connection. The live stream can be viewed for free on the mobile app as well as on the TV app. It can also be viewed on browsers from this link here.

How to Watch on Jio Cinema Mobile App

  1. Go to Google Play Store or Apple’s App Store and download Jio Cinema
  2. Open the Jio Cinema App once it is downloaded
  3. Select the match to watch. Do note that it does not require any login of any sort to watch the live streams.

How to Watch on Jio Cinema TV App

  1. Go to the App store on your Smart TV and download Jio Cinema
  2. Come back to home once it is downloaded and launch the app
  3. Select the match and watch live. This also does not require any login or OTP to work.

How and Where to Watch Argentina vs Saudi Arabia Telecast?

Sports 18 TV channels has bagged the rights to FIFA World Cup 2022. If you want to watch the 2022 Football World Cup, subscribe to Sports 18 1 or Sports 18 1 HD TV channel. The Viacom18 group launched its new sports TV channel called Sports 18 recently and it is available on all DTH platforms and cable TV operators. DTH operators offer Sports 18 1 and Sports 18 1 HD channels in different local channel numbers (LCNs).

Sports 18 Network Availability

Here’s the list of the DTH operators that are offering Sports 18 as part of its channel list:

Tata Play

Tata Play carries both Sports 18 1 and Sports 18 1 HD, and the prices are slightly higher than others.

Channel No. Channel Name Price
488 Sports 18 1 Rs 14.16
487 Sports 18 1 HD Rs 14.16

To add a channel via phone, you can call 1800-208-6633 from your registered phone number and ask the customer support executive to add the channel number.

Airtel DTH

Airtel DTH carries both Sports 18 1 and Sports 18 1 HD; here are the channel names and prices.

Channel No. Channel Name Price
293 Sports 18 1 Rs 8
294 Sports 18 1 HD Rs 8

You can add any TV channel to your Airtel DTH connection by giving a missed call to 9154052XXX. The last three Xs represent the channel number. You have to replace the X with the channel numbers of Sports 18 channels.

Sun Direct

Sun Direct carries both Sports 18 1 and Sports 18 1 HD, and here are the channel numbers and prices for both.

Channel No. Channel Name Price
505 Sports 18 1 Rs 8
983 Sports 18 1 HD Rs 8

If you want to add Sports 18 channels to your Sun Direct connection, just give a missed call to 7601012345. You’ll get a call back from customer support asking you about the channel number you want to add to your subscription.

Dish TV

Dish TV has Sports 18 1 and Sports 18 1 HD, and here are the channel numbers and prices.

Channel No. Channel Name Price
644 Sports 18 1 Rs 8
643 Sports 18 1 HD Rs 8

From your registered phone number, give a missed call to 1800-568-XXXX. If the channel number is a three-digit one, precede it with a 0.


D2H only carries Sports 18 1 HD right now; it is yet to announce the availability of the Sports 18 1 channel officially.

Channel No. Channel Name Price
Sports 18 1 Rs 8
666 Sports 18 1 HD Rs 8

Give a missed call to 1800-3150-222 from your registered phone number. Wait for the support to give you a callback. When asked, give the channel number you want to add to your subscription to the customer support executive.

Points Table and Day 2 Results

The World Cup 2022 kicked off with the home country Qatar playing off Ecuador in the inaugural match as is the tradition in the tournament. The hosts lost the match with a scoreline of 0-2. This was followed by the second day match of Netherlands vs Senegal which was a close match until Netherlands score 2 goals after the 80th minute.

In Group B England faced off against Iran where the Asian team lost the game 6-2, on the other hand USA took on Wales and both teams managed to score 1 goal each which led to a draw.

Day 3 Matches: Argentina vs Saudi Arabia, Others

Group C: Argentina vs Saudi Arabia (3:30PM)

The Day 3 matches kick off with the first game of Lionel Messi led Argentina coached by Lionel Scaloni versus Herve Renard’s Saudi Arabia side.

Argentina Squad: Martinez; Molina, Otamendi, Martinez, Tagliafico; Paredes, De Paul, Rodriguez; Di Maria, Messi, Martinez

Saudi Arabia Squad: Al-Owais; Al-Ghanam, Al-Bulaihi, Al-Amri, Al-Shahrani; Al-Faraj, Otayf; Al-Muwallad, Bahebri, Al-Dawsari; Buraikan

Group D: Denmark vs Tunisia (6:30PM)

Tunisia might be in a for an uphill battle in their first World Cup match against Denmark which has been in the upper quadrant of teams.

Denmark Squad: Schmeichel; Andersen, Kjaer, Christensen; Wass, Delaney, Hojbjerg, Maehle; Eriksen; Braithwaite, Dolberg

Tunisia Squad: Ben Said; Drager, Ifa, Talbi, Maaloul; Skhiri, Laidouni, Slimane; Khazri, Jaziri, Msakni

Group C: Mexico vs Poland (9:30PM)

This will be another close match with both teams being close to each other in terms of potential but the Lewandoski Poland might just have the edge.

Mexico Squad: Ochoa; Sanchez, Moreno, Araujo, Arteaga; Rodriguez, Herrera, Guadrado; Lozano, Funes Mori, Vega

Poland Squad: Szczesny; Bednarek, Kiwior, Glik; Zurkowski, Krychowiak, Bielik, Zalewski; Zielinski, Lewandowski, Szymanski

Group D: France vs Australia (12:30AM, 23 November)

This is another heavyweight match that will see the defending champions France take on Australia. There is a superstition known as the “World Cup Champion’s Curse” where the European winners of the World Cup have crashed out in the last-16 stage. If France were to proceed to the Quarters then they would be able to break this but with a injury ridden team they might have trouble defending their crown.

France Squad: Lloris; Pavard, Varane, L. Hernandez, T. Hernandez; Tchouameni, Camavinga, Rabiot; Griezmann, Mbappe, Giroud

Australia Squad: Ryan; Behich, Rowles, Souttar, Atkinson; Mooy, Irvine; Hrustic; Boyle, Cummings, Mabil