Argentina-Australia, where to watch the match of the Round of 16 of the World Cup in Qatar

Argentina-Australia, where to watch the match of the Round of 16 of the World Cup in Qatar


The knockout phase of the World Cup in Qatar finally opens. Argentina-Australia closes the first day of the Round of 16, an unexpected but interesting match on the calendar. Argentina after debuting with a bad defeat against Saudi Arabia managed to conquer the top of its group by winning the following two games. Australia, on the other hand, surprisingly qualified as second in its group behind France after beating Denmark and Tunisia.

Also this second match of the Round of 16 will naturally be visible on Rai channels like all 64 matches of this World Cup in Qatar.

How to watch Argentina-Australia on television

The Argentina-Australia match can be watched on Rai 1 at 8 pm. Even the Round of 16 will all be visible on Rai channels, in addition to the classic TV viewing, it is also possible to watch the match via streaming, always on the Rai service.

How to watch the match on 4k

The Round of 16 of the World Cup in Qatar can also be seen in 4k if you have a latest generation TV. In fact, it will be enough to have a solid connection to be able to access the 4k vision, which usually takes place via the network signal. So here's how you can watch the match in 4k:

Connect your television to the internet with a minimum network speed of at least 15 Mbps. Retune all channels to find those that support HD resolution. Finally, a list of all channels will appear. Now, tune your television to channel 101 so you can watch the game in 4k. In this way you can be sure to see the match at the highest possible resolution.

How to watch Argentina-Australia in Streaming

You can also watch Argentina-Australia in streaming from any mobile device or pc. In fact, it will be enough to access the Rai service called RaiPlay , to be able to watch the match live and all 14 channels of the national public network. In addition, the service also allows you to review reruns of programs broadcast up to a week in advance and access a vast On Demand service of films, TV series, dramas and documentaries. To do this, just register for free on the streaming platform.

How to install RaiPlay on your device

You will only need a few simple steps to be able to watch matches in streaming on RaiPlay. If you are accessing from a PC, just go to the website and once you have logged in with your account you will have the entire service available. If, on the other hand, you want to watch the match from your mobile device then you will have to download the official app from one of these addresses:

RaiPlay for iOS RaiPlay for Android RaiPlay for Amazon FireTV The application is also available on smart TVs and it is usually already installed automatically. If there isn't, just check the TV store.

The other matches of the day and curiosities about the match

In addition to Argentina-Australia, the first day of the Round of 16 is inaugurated by Holland-United States, who will play at 16:00 and the match will always be broadcast on Rai 1. Every day in the next rounds of the World Cup, two Round of 16 will be played at a time.

Argentina is aiming high at this World Cup, after its last World Cup victory was back in 1986. Since then the maximum result was in 2014, when it reached the final against Germany and was defeated. Australia, on the other hand, reaches the round of 16 of a World Cup for the second time in its history. The first time it happened in 2006, where it was then defeated by Italy. We'll see if this time they can reach the quarter-finals.

The Netherlands and the United States are instead veterans of the final stages of the World Cup, even if the USA have at most reached the quarter-finals, while the Netherlands is finished second three times in its history without ever having won. The last time was in 2010 when they lost to Spain in the final. The winners of these two matches will then compete in the Quarterfinals in a few days.