Listen to every moment of the World Cup 2018 on your radio


It’s finally here! Football’s greatest competition, the FIFA World Cup, takes place this summer and the entire nation is unsurprisingly at fever pitch. As the globe’s biggest superstars descend on Russia this June, rest assured that it’s easier than ever to follow all the action as it unfolds on your digital radio.

Enjoy comprehensive radio coverage of every single match; from the opening fixture on Thursday 14th June, all the way to huge final in Moscow on Sunday 15th July. Not sure when to catch the big game? Check out the full list of fixtures here.

Whether listening from the comfort of your home or on the move, here’s how to keep up with every goal, nail-biting penalty shoot-out and contentious dive at the World Cup 2018.

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BBC Radio 5 Live

The BBC will be on hand to provide 24/7 coverage direct from Russia, with a team led by Kelly Cates and Mark Chapman. As well as covering all the on-field action with commentary, 5 Live will bring all the latest news from the tournament as it breaks.

With a wealth of experience under their belts, co-commentary and analysis is brought to listeners by former international football players, Chris Waddle, Terry Butcher, Dion Dublin, Chris Sutton and Pat Nevin.

Start every weekday with a healthy dosage of World Cup fever, as Robbie Savage presents a Breakfast Show jam-packed with news, expert views and fan interaction. Elsewhere, Caroline Barker follows England’s journey throughout the competition, offering listeners insight into the Three Lions’ camp.

To see BBC Radio 5 Live’s full programming schedule, click here.


Listeners are spoilt for choice this summer, with talkSPORT also offering live commentary of all 64 matches at this year’s World Cup.

Off the pitch, the team will bring up-to-date news, exclusive interviews and expert-led reaction and analysis.

Click here to check out their full schedule.

Listen on the go

If you’re out and about during the big game, it’s easy to follow all the action with our Move R3 and Move T4 portable DAB+ radios! With up to 22 hours of battery life, powering through a day of high-octane football is easy.

It’s also easier than ever to listen to the World Cup while on the road, thanks to the brilliant Highway 400 in-car adapter. Working with any vehicle’s existing stereo set-up, this clever gadget adds digital radio, Bluetooth streaming and a host of other great features.

Make a great saving for the World Cup with £10 off the Move R3 and Move T4 and £40 off Highway 400! Ends 20 June 2018.