How to Watch FIFA U-17 World Cup Live Online? If you are wondering how and where to do so, then look no more because here you will find a detailed guide on how and where to watch FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 live online. Keep reading for more details.
The 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup (Formally known as FIFA U-16 World Cup) is going to be the 17th edition of the FIFA U-17 World Cup and will be held in India from October 6 till 23. This will be the first FIFA World Cup tournament hosted by India. Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata is going to host the final event on October 28, 2017.
FIFA U-17 is a biennial international men’s youth football championship contested by the U17 national teams of the member associations of FIFA. The tickets for this year’s event start from 60 INR up to 500 INR which is very affordable. If you reside in India, then you are lucky to get the opportunity to watch the tournament live from the stand. For those who cannot afford to visit India, they can watch the event live online with these simple steps.
How To Watch FIFA U-17 World Cup Live Online?
First, we need to check the options where football fans can stream the mega World Cup event. Find the complete list of official broadcasters for FIFA U-17 World Cup live streaming below:
List of Channels for Live Online Coverage of FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
BeIN Sports is a Middle Eastern channel, owned by BeIN Media Group. BeIN Sports monthly subscription starts from $10 / Month up to $40 / Month. You can watch FIFA U-17 World Cup live online on BeIN sports from the following countries:
- Saudi Arabia
If you live in a country where BeIN Sports streaming is not available then read this guide: How to watch BeIN Sports live streaming online from anywhere.
- Sri Lanka
- Czech Republic
Now, let’s come back to the main point that how to watch the FIFA World Cup live online. We are presenting to you a complete guide with easy-to-follow steps. Irrespective of your location, by following these steps you can catch the entire event live online from the comfort of your living room. So, shall we begin?
- Subscription of your favorite channel that will broadcast every single match
- Subscription of a VPN Service
- Fast internet connection
You can avail Free VPN service as well, but free VPN comes with restriction so you might not be able to watch all the matches with a free VPN, plus you might not get the required country IP with a free VPN. Therefore it is better to choose Paid VPN over Free VPN.
- Go to the website of your selected VPN provider and buy the subscription (To help you better, we have accumulated a list of top 5 VPNs of 2017. Check out the table below)
- Once received the details of your VPN account, download the VPN app or configure manually
- Open and run the VPN app or manual configuration and connect to the desired location (We suggest to connect to Indian server and watch the game live for free on TenSports or Sony Liv)
- Once connected with your desired location, go to the website of your chosen broadcaster and start streaming FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 live
Isn’t it like a piece of cake? With these easy steps, you can watch every single match from this world cup tournament live from your living room. This is not it; you can also catch all your favorite sports like UFC, Boxing, Cricket, Tennis, etc.
Let’s have a look at some interesting facts about FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.
Facts About FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
Nigeria, the winning team from 2015 tournament, will not participate in this year’s tournament as they have failed to reach the final round of the CAF qualifying tournament. Nigeria has become the first incumbent title holder after Switzerland, who also in 2009 failed to qualify for the subsequent World tournament.
A total of 24 teams qualified for the final tournament. In addition to India who qualified automatically as the hosts, the other 23 teams qualified from six separate continental competitions. Starting from 2017, the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) will receive an additional spot (in total two spots), while UEFA will have five instead of six spots.
Now, let’s enjoy some highlights from last FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015.
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