Is France vs Australia on TV tonight? How and where to watch the World Cup match

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Australia return to the game’s biggest stage with arguably the toughest game they could have imagined, playing against France, the reigning 2022 world champions.

It took a regional play-off and then another intercontinental play-off, winning the latter on penalties, before the Socceroos secured their place in Qatar.

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They have not tasted success in a World Cup match since 2010 and only once, in 2006, did they get past the group stage.

In contrast, Kylian Mbappé and co are among the favorites to cap off another glorious season, although it’s been over half a century since an international side managed to win back-to-back World Cups.

Here’s everything you need to know ahead of the game.

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When is France vs Australia?

The match kicks off at 19:00 GMT on Tuesday, November 22 at Al Janoub Stadium in Al Wakrah.

Where can I watch it?

This fixture will be shown live on TBEN One and can be streamed on the TBEN iPlayer.

Click here for a full list of the channels showing World Cup matches.

TBEN will cover this match and any other match with our World Cup live blogs.

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Confirmed setups

FRA – Lloris, Pavard, Upamecano, Konate, L Hernandez, Rabiot, Tchouameni, Dembele, Griezmann, Mbappe, Giroud

AUS – Ryan, Atkinson, Souttar, Rowles, Behich, Mooy, Goodwin, McGree, Irvine, Leckie, Duke

Chances

France 2/7

Draw 26/5

Australia 1/12

Prediction

A routine start to proceedings for the European nation, which should really fly to victory in 90 minutes, even if it is difficult in the opening stages. France 4-0 Australia.

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