Rio Olympics 2016 Football Schedule & TV Coverage

Rio Olympics 2016 Football Schedule & TV Coverage

The biggest sporting event, Rio Olympics 2016 football tournament will take place from 3 August to 20th August 16. All the soccer teams have been divided into four groups from which top two teams from each group will qualify for the knockout stages which includes semifinals and final match. Rio Olympics 2016 broadcasters for football tournament is listed below.

In the 2016 Olympics, there will be total 32 matches will be played. The winning team will get a gold medal while runner-up team will get a silver team while third place team will get a bronze medal. Below is the complete Olympics 2016 Men’s Football Match Schedule. Also Check: Rio Olympics 2016 Women’s Football Fixtures.

Olympic 2016 Men’s Football Schedule

04 August Iraq vs Denmark (Group A) 13:00 Brasília
04 August Brazil vs South Africa (Group A) 16:00 Brasília
04 August Sweden vs Colombia (Group B) 18:00 Manaus
04 August Nigeria vs Japan (Group B) 21:00 Manaus
04 August Fiji vs South Korea (Group C) 20:00 Salvador
04 August Germany vs Mexico (Group C) 17:00 Salvador
04 August Algeria vs Honduras (Group D) 15:00 Rio de Janeiro
04 August Portugal vs Argentina (Group D) 18:00 Rio de Janeiro
07 August Denmark vs South Africa (Group A) Brasília
07 August Brazil vs Iraq (Group A) Brasília
07 August Sweden vs Nigeria (Group B) Manaus
07 August Japan vs Clolmbia (Group B) Manaus
07 August Fiji vs Mexico (Group C) Salvador
07 August Germany vs South Korea (Group C) Salvador
07 August Honduras vs Portugal (Group D) Rio de Janeiro
07 August Argentina vs Algeria (Group D) Rio de Janeiro
10 August Brazil vs Denmark (Group A) Salvador
10 August South Africa vs Iraq (Group A) São Paulo
10 August Japan vs Sweden (Group B) Salvador
10 August Colombia vs Nigeria (Group B) São Paulo
10 August Germany vs Fiji (Group C) Belo Horizonte
10 August Mexico vs South Korea (Group C) Brasília
10 August Argentina vs Honduras (Group D) Belo Horizonte
10 August Portugal vs Algeria (Group D) Brasília
13 August 1st Quarterfinal São Paulo
13 August 2nd Quarterfinal  Belo Horizonte
13 August 3rd Quarterfinal  Salvador
13 August 4th Quarterfinal  Brasília
17 August 1st Semifinal  Rio de Janeiro
17 August 2nd Semifinal  São Paulo
20 August Bronze Medal Match Rio de Janeiro
20 August Gold Medal Match (Final) Belo Horizonte

Rio Olympics 2016 Football Broadcasters:  The UK viewers can watch Olympics 2016 live on BBC channel while the USA viewers can watch it on NBCUniversal. Star Sports have TV rights of entire Rio Olympics 2016 in India. Here is the complete list of all Rio Olympics 2016 Football broadcasting TV channels.

Rio Olympics 2016 TV Coverage

Territory Broadcaster
 Angola TPA
 Asia Dentsu
 Australia ·         Seven Network
 Austria ORF
 Azerbaijan İTV
 Belgium VRT
 Brazil ·         Rede Globo

·         Rede Record

·         Rede Bandeirantes

·         ESPN

·         Fox Sports

·         SporTV

 Bulgaria ·         BNT

·         TV+

 Burundi RTNB
 Canada ·         CBC/Radio-Canada

·         TSN

·         RDS

 Caribbean ·         CANOC Broadcasting Inc.

·         CBU

·         CWC

·         ESPN

 Central Asia Dentsu2
 Chile TVN
 China CCTV
 Chinese Taipei ELTA TV
 Colombia ·         Caracol Televisión

·         Canal RCN

 Congo RTNC
 Cuba ICRT
 Czech Republic ·         ČT

·         TV Nova

·         Český Rozhlas

 Denmark ·         DR

·         TV2

 Estonia ·         ERR

·         MTG

 Europe Sportfive3
 Finland Yle
 France ·         France Télévisions

·         Canal+

 Gambia Groupe Excaf Telecom
 Germany ·         ARD

·         ZDF

 Greece ERT
 Hong Kong TVB
 Hungary MTVA
 Iran IRIB
 Ireland RTÉ
 Israel Sport 5
 Italy ·         Sky Italia

·         RAI

 Ivory Coast RTI
 Kenya KBC
 Latin America4 ·         América Móvil

·         DirecTV

·         ESPN

·         Fox Sports

 Latvia ·         LTV

·         MTG

 Lithuania ·         LNK

·         Lietuvos rytas TV

·         MTG

 Japan Japan Consortium
 Malaysia ·         Astro

·         RTM

 Mexico ·         Canal 22

·         Canal Once

 Middle East ASBU
 Mozambique TVM
 Netherlands NOS
 New Zealand Sky Television
 Nigeria ·         DAAR Communications Plc

·         Hip TV

·         NTA

·         Silverbird Communications

 Norway TV 2
 North Korea SBS
 Pacific Islands5 Sky Television
 Philippines Sports5 (TV5, AksyonTV, Hyper, Cignal)
 Poland TVP
 Portugal ·         RTP

·         Sport TV

 Romania TVR
 Russia ·         C1R

·         VGTRK

·         NTV Plus

 Senegal Groupe Excaf Telecom
 Seychelles SBC
 Singapore MediaCorp6
 Slovakia ·         RTVS

·         TV Nova

 Slovenia RTV Slovenija
 South Asia Star India
 South Africa ·         SABC

·         SuperSport

 South Korea SBS
 Spain RTVE
 Sub-Saharan Africa ·         SuperSport

·         Infront Sports & Media

·         TV5Monde

 Sweden MTG
  Switzerland SRG SSR
 Tanzania Azam Media
 Thailand TV Pool
 Turkey FOX
 Ukraine NTKU
 United Kingdom BBC
 United States NBCUniversal
 Venezuela TVes

Olympics 2016 Men’s Football Qualified Teams: Total 16 teams have qualified for the Men’s Olympics 2016 Football tournament including host Brazil.

Here is the list of all qualified football teams for Rio Olympics 2016.

Olympics 2016 Men’s Football Qualified Teams

1 Brazil
2 Argentina
3 Sweden
4 Portugal
5 Germany
6 Denmark
7 Fiji
8 Mexico
9 Honduras
10 Nigeria
11 Algeria
12 South Africa
13 Japan
14 South Korea
15 Iraq
16 Colombia