LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- The 2018 World Cup kicked off Thursday with a 5-0 victory for host country Russia over Saudi Arabia. Many local businesses have watch parties planned for the coming weeks to watch their favorite teams.
Here are a few options for fans of international soccer:
The German American Social Club in Cape Coral will be open to the public for every game of the German team in round one! Come watch with us and cheer for the German team! Doors open one hour prior kick-off, no cover charge! Food and drinks available for purchase.
- 6/7 at 11am, Germany vs. Mexico
- 6/23 at 2pm, Germany vs. Sweden
- 6/27 at 10am, Germany vs. Korea Rep.
Sandra’s Restaurant in Downtown Punta Gorda will have specials, big screen and a lot of soccer fun for each Germany game as well!
GameTime in the Gulf Coast Town Center gets you a front row seat to all the action! Enjoy specialty tapas and drink specials during every match while you watch the excitement unfold on over 65 TVs in surround sound!
Watch all of the World Cup 2018 games at
Dogtooth Sports and Music Bar
in Naples. They have 3 large screens available and lots of TVs. Happy Hour all day from 11am to 6:30pm.
Game day specials:
- Domestic Buckets - $12
- Import Buckets - $17
- Chicken wings 10 for $7.95
- Double Cheeseburger with hand cut fries - $8.95
- Plus much more only at Dogtooth..
Watch every game at Portside Tavern in Port Charlotte .
- June 17 10:30am
- June 23 10:30am
- June 27 9:30am
Fox 4 will be carrying many World Cup games this year:
June 14, 11am -- Russia vs. Saudi Arabia
June 15, 11am -- Morocco vs. Iran; 2pm -- Portugal vs. Spain
June 16, 9am -- Argentina vs. Iceland
June 17, 8am -- Costa Rica vs. Serbia
June 19, 11am -- Poland vs. Senegal; 2pm -- Russia vs. Egypt
June 20, 11am -- Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia; 2pm -- Iran vs. Spain
June 21, 11am -- France vs. Peru; 2pm -- Argentina vs. Croatia
June 22, 11am -- Nigeria vs. Iceland; 2pm -- Serbia vs. Switzerland
June 23, 8am -- Belgium vs. Tunisia; 11am -- South Korea vs. Mexico; 2pm -- Germany vs. Sweden
June 24, 11am -- Japan vs. Senegal; 2pm -- Poland vs. Colombia
June 25, 10am -- Uruguay vs. Russia; 2pm -- Iran vs. Portugal
June 26, 10am -- Denmark vs. France; 2pm -- Nigeria vs. Argentina
June 27, 10am -- Mexico vs. Sweden; 2pm -- Serbia vs. Brazil
June 28, 10am -- Senegal vs. Colombia; 2pm -- England vs. Belgium
June 30, 10am & 2pm --TBD
July 1, 10am & 2pm --TBD
July 2, 10am & 2pm --TBD
July 3, 10am & 2pm --TBD
July 6, 10am & 2pm --TBD
July 7, 10am & 2pm --TBD
July 10, 2pm --TBD
July 11, 2pm --TBD
July 14, 10am --TBD
July 15, 11am --TBD
All other games to be available on FS1, FOXSports.com, or the FOX Sports app
Complete schedule HERE .