Sports enthusiasts are familiar with the exhilaration of watching a match on a big TV screen. Nothing beats the excitement of huddling around the TV with snacks staged on the coffee table, as friends and families cheer on their favorite teams. Such is the enchantment of the season’s finals and World Cups. 

This year, FIFA World Cup Qatar will be broadcasted live on Fox Sports to millions of Americans around the country. Support the national football team by tuning in to Fox Sports on DirecTV, starting Sunday, November 20, at 11 a.m. ET. 

Read on as we tell you all you need to know about getting Fox Sports on DirecTV for a fun-filled football experience. 

Most Awaited Sports Events on Fox Sports in 2022 

Launched in 1994, the Fox Sports Media Group (Fox Sports) is the Sports division of Fox Network. It broadcasts all the national and regional sports channels under the Fox Sports umbrella, such as; Fox Sports 1, Fox Sports 2, Fox Soccer Plus, and Fox Deportes (Spanish).

In 2013, DirecTV partnered with Fox Network to broadcast Fox Sports 1 on its airwaves and since then Fox Sports 1 and its sister channels have been streaming on DirecTV, three-tier packages, and add-on plans like DirecTV Sports Pack.  

Fox Sports 1 is one of the nation’s most widely watched sports channels, reaching approximately 83.3 million households with pay TV subscriptions. It is famous for the live broadcasts of the world’s mega sporting events like the Super Bowl, NBA Finals, FIBA Basketball World Cup, WWE Championships, The World Series (baseball), and FIFA World Cup. 

This year, Fox Sports on DirecTV will feature an amazing lineup of some of the most anticipated sports events. But none have our hearts beating as fast as the sound of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. Starting November 20, catch the live broadcast on Fox Sports, DirecTV at 11 a.m. ET. 

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How Much is Fox Sports on DIRECTV?

DirecTV is one of the most expensive TV and on-demand content streaming services in the USA. The average cost of monthly subscriptions on DirecTV is around $80 per month. It can be worth the price for large families with extensively varied tastes and high TV usage because service providers offer up to 350 channels on their top-tier packages. 

DIRECTV Monthly Packages for American Subscribers

DirecTV offers five different monthly packages to its residential subscribers living in the USA. The basic and most economical plan, known as DirecTV Select, starts at just $35 per month. However, after 12 months, the promo rates are slashed off the service, and customers are charged around 117 percent more than the promo rates. 

PackageChannelsPriceReal PriceFox SportsContact DIRECTV
DirecTV Select150+$34.99/mo$76.00/moNot includedCall Now
DirecTV Entertainment160+$64.99/mo$107.00/moFS1 Call Now
DirecTV Choice185+$69.99/mo$129.00/moFS1 Call Now
DirecTV Ultimate250+$84.99/mo$159.00/moFS1 & FS2 Call Now
DirecTV Premier330+$134.99/mo$214.00/moFS1 & FS2 Call Now

Except for DirecTV Select, Fox Sports 1 is included, free of cost in all the packages of DirecTV. Fox Sports 2 is available for free in the top-tier; Ultimate and Premier, plans and for the rest of the channels offered by the Fox Sports Media Group, either you will have to upgrade your DirecTV plan to Premier or subscribe to the DirecTV Sports Pack. 

The DirecTV Sports Pack costs $13.99 per month and offers 40 international, national, regional, and specialty sports channels. The channel listings for DirecTV SportsPack will change by region. For example, those living in Michigan may not necessarily have coverage for Fox Sports Ohio on their DirecTVSports Pack. 

DirecTV Sports Pack includes the following channels from Fox Sports Media Group:

  • Fox Soccer Plus
  • Fox Sports South 
  • Fox Sports Southeast
  • Fox Sports Sun
  • Fox Sports North
  • Fox Sports Arizona
  • Fox Sports Cincinnati
  • Fox Sports Detroit
  • Fox Sports Florida
  • Fox Sports Midwest
  • Fox Sports Ohio
  • Fox Sports San Diego
  • Fox Sports West

What Channel is Fox Sports 1 on DIRECTV?

Luckily, Fox Sports 1 comes for free on all the DirecTV packages, except the basic level, DirecTV Select pack. You can watch Fox Sports 1 live in HD on channel 219. 

What Channel is Fox Sports 2 on DIRECTV?

Fox Sports 2 is the sister channel of Fox Sports. Those who are subscribed to the elite level plans; DirectTV Ultimate and DirecTV Premier, can watch Fox Sports 2 on channel number 618. 

What Channel is Fox Sports Southwest on DIRECTV?

Fox Sports Southwest Plus is available on channel 676 on DirecTV. All those who are subscribed to the DirecTV Choice, DirecTV Ultimate, and DirecTV Premier plans can watch Fox Sports Southwest without any additional charges.

Fox Sports Southwest may also be available, regionally, on the DirecTV Sports Pack plan. Or you can request to have it substituted with the Fox Sports Southeast channel, depending on your location and preference. Fox Sports Southeast is broadcasted on channel 649. 

What Channel is Fox Sports Midwest on DIRECTV?

Fox Sports Midwest is available to those living in Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska, and Kansas. You can watch Fox Sports Midwest on channel 671 on DirecTV. The regional sports channel is included in the DirecTV Sports pack and DirecTV Premium plan.

What Channel is Fox Sports South on DIRECTV?

Fox Sports South is broadcasted in Kentucky, Mississippi, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, North Carolina and Tennessee. It can be seen all over the US through DirecTV subscription on channel 646. Fox Sports South is available on DirecTV Sports Pack and DirecTV Premium plan.  

What Channel is Fox Sports West on DIRECTV?

In March 2021, Sinclair Broadcast Group bought over some of Fox’s regional sports channels on the west coast. Under its tutelage, Fox Sports West was rebranded as Bally Sports West and is currently being broadcasted on channel 692 on DirecTV. 

Fox Sports West is available to all those who are subscribed to the DirecTV Sports Pack, as well as those who have signed up for the provider’s Premium package. 

Fox Sports Sister Channels on DirecTV

DirecTV airs more than 15 national and regional sports channels from the Fox franchise. Most of these channels are available on DirecTV Sports Pack and DirecTV Premium plan. We have listed the most popular and widely available ones in the table below.

Channel NameCh. NumberSports PackChoice Ultimate Premium 
Fox Sports Sun653YesNoNoYes
Fox/ Bally Sports North668YesNoNoYes
Fox/ Bally Sports Arizona686YesNoNoYes
Fox/Bally Sports Cincinnati661YesNoNoYes
Fox Sports Florida654YesNoNoYes
Fox/ Bally Sports Detroit663YesNoNoYes
Fox Sports Ohio660YesNoNoYes
Fox/ Bally Sports San Diego 694YesNoNoYes
Fox Soccer Plus 621YesNoNoYes

Final Word 

DirecTV is America’s biggest satellite TV provider, offering paid subscriptions to over 21 million customers around the country. For as low as $35 per month, the company airs up to 350 channels in HD quality. Be it in the category of news, education, entertainment, or sports, DirecTV’s long list of channels caters to all. 

If you are psyched about FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, then get Fox Sports on DirecTV to enjoy an uninterrupted live stream of your favorite matches.