Jio Cinema Receives Massive Criticism Over Poor FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Live Streaming; Users Lash Out on Twitter

FIFA fans in India are not happy with Jio Cinema's poor streaming quality of the FIFA World Cup 2022.


Netizens are angry over the poor Jio Cinema streaming of the FIFA World Cup 2022 taking place in Qatar. The show that was earlier announced for a Viacom18 OTT platform, Voot was shifted to Jio Cinema. Moreover, Jio announced that it will stream FIFA World Cup 2022 for free to all network users on any platform. Some are angry because the live stream over Jio Cinema was poor whereas others are frustrated over the fact that they bought a Voot Rs 600 subscription just to know later that Jio will stream the show for free.

Users took to Twitter to show their frustration against the Jio Cinema. The frustrations were so high that even some famous personalities in India tweeted about the same because of which it started trending in the country. Let’s check out some of the popular tweets from the incident.

Twitter Filled With Jio Cinema Complaints

Twitter is filled with complaints from users about Jio Cinema’s poor streaming. Many complained that their video was buffering or getting crashed.

Here’re some of the famous tweets from users.

A user Madhu Lambu tweeted a video to show how much frustrated it was to watch the first opening goal of FIFA World Cup 2022 on Jio Cinema. Check it yourself below.

A singer named Caralisa Monteiro faced issues while watching FIFA World Cup 2022 on Jio Cinema. Caralisa tweeted to know if she’s the only one facing this issue.

Some users were so much frustrated that they gave it the worst streaming app award which was earlier given to SonyLIV.

Below are tweets from some famous personalities.

Memes Erupted After Jio Cinema Poor Streaming of FIFA World Cup

With so much happening, memes were another thing that users started sharing on Twitter. Let’s check out some of the funnies ones.

Jio Cinema Reply Over Poor Streaming

After massive criticism for the poor quality of FIFA World Cup 2022, Jio Cinema tweeted and apologised for the same. Below is a tweet from the company.

Jio Cinema tweeted another video in a lighthearted tone to describe how its team is working to fix the issues that users are facing.

Voot Subscribers Not Happy Over Jio Cinema Announcement

Voot, a Viacom18 platform had announced that it would stream the FIFA Word Cup 2022 which will take place in Qatar to its premium users. Because of this many users shifted to its premium plan called Voot Select by paying some amount. However, later it was announced that Jio Cinema will stream the FIFA World Cup 2022 for every user for free which started a new controversy.

Those who bought Voot subscriptions are now complaining that they feel cheated in this FIFA World Cup – Voot scam. First, they paid for a new service which became free for everyone later. Voot is yet to reply to the user’s complaints.