Vivid News 24: The first game of the FIFA World Cup 2022 is currently streaming on Jio Cinema! Additionally, there is a formal opening ceremony before the first game. The number of spectators at each World Cup has amply demonstrated the appetite. However, this time the issue was with the transmission of the Qatar-hosted 2022 FIFA World Cup opening ceremony (Qatar FIFA WC 22).
Indian football fans have not hidden their anger against the Jio Cinema app, which is responsible for the broadcast. Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance arm Jio has been hit with broadcasting problems since the opening ceremony of the Qatar-Ecuador match.
Complain more! Apart from the online glitch, the Sports 18 channel could not hear any commentary during the live matches. As a result of which netizens can be seen expressing anger against the two channels responsible for broadcasting the World Cup on social media. Jio Cinema App opened due to controversy.
Jio Cinema has virtually admitted its mistake by sharing a viral meme on Twitter. The agency said, “We are constantly striving to give you the best experience. Please update your app to the latest version and enjoy #FIFAWorldCupQatar2022. Sorry for any inconvenience.”
The tweet, incidentally, said Reliance subsidiary Viacom has bagged the rights to telecast the FIFA World Cup 2022 on television and online in India. And Ambani’s’ own Jio Cinema app is in charge of online broadcasting.
Do you have Jio Cinema App on your mobile? How to update?
Go to Settings and go inside the app. Check here for new updates. It is also possible to update from Google Play Store.
Downloaded the app, but cannot open it? What to do
First, make sure you have downloaded the latest version of the app. Also, check your network connection. If you can’t open the app even after restarting the mobile, send the entire issue to [email protected] mail id.
Meanwhile, Indian viewers have suffered due to broadcast issues. On the other hand, Qatar saw a virtually empty gallery in the first match of the World Cup. Even where the host country is playing in the first match.
As the game wore on, the number of red-jerseyed fans in support of Qatar was seen to dwindle. According to a media report, around 15,000 spectators left the stadium after the break. Also, a report by The Sun has highlighted the organizers’ mismanagement. This debate started in Qatar.
The FIFA World Cup 2022 kicked off in Qatar amid much fanfare on Sunday evening. A grand opening ceremony was held at the Al Bayt Stadium before the opening match between Ecuador and Qatar. Veteran Hollywood actor Morgan Freeman was a part of the event. The message of unity in the World Cup is also given from the event stage.