World Cup 2022: Where to watch the World Cup in London

World Cup 2022: Where to watch the World Cup in London: England football fans celebrate after England score their second goal in the England V Sweden quater final match in the FIFA 2018 World Cup Finals at Croydon Boxpark on July 7, 2018 in London, England. World Cup fever is building among England fans after reaching the quater finals in Russia.
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Looking where to watch World Cup 2022 in London? It's not quite as simple as it is during a summer tournament. 

Usually, during an international tournament, you can simply rock up to your local and hang around but given that fewer people are going to be standing outside in the cold for this World Cup, it's probably best that you plan ahead. 

We've looked around so you don't have to. Here's where to watch the tournament if you're in London this winter.

Where to watch the World Cup in London

1. Boxpark

Shoppers walk through Boxpark, a pop-up shopping mall for fashion items constructed from recycling intermodal shipping containers, London, United Kingdom, October 29, 2017.

Boxpark, London (Image credit: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images)

Locations: Shoreditch, Croydon, Wembley

Boxpark has three venues in London, built from shipping containers calling itself, "a pop-up dining and shopping destination". Along with broadcasting World Cup games on big screens, the venues also boast shuffleboard, table tennis, pool and table football.

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2. TOCA Social

TOCA Social

TOCA Social, London (Image credit: TOCA Social)

Location: Greenwich

TOCA Social is a venue situated at the o2 Arena in Greenwich. The venue includes interactive football-related games that you can play with friends – similar to going bowling with the lads – but they also show football on big screens. You can book these as private spaces. 

"You will have your own private screen for you and your mates, so you won't have to worry about tall strangers getting in the way or rival fans annoying you," TOCA Social say. "We can bring food and drink to your box, so you can knock back a few drinks and have some great food whilst you watch."

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3. Flat Iron Square

England football fans celebrate at Flat Iron Square as England score the first goal in their quarter final match against Ukraine on July 3, 2021 in London. England has reached the quarter-finals of Euro 2020 and is hoping for a win against Ukraine to take them to the semi-finals.

Flat Iron Square, London (Image credit: Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images)

Location: London Bridge

Flat Iron Square hosts weekly pub quizzes and resident DJ sets along with live sports screenings – and it will be hosting World Cup games on its big screens. England game packages are available to purchase, while all non-England games are non-ticketed and tables are bookable.

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4. Skylight

Skylight, London

Skylight, London (Image credit: Skylight)

Locations: Tobacco Dock, Peckham

There are two Skylight venues in London, with 250 fans able to watch games on three big screens in Peckham and 500 with five big Screens at Tobacco Dock. There's a minimum group booking of eight guests per table for Skylight. 

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5. The Manor Arms

Manor Arms, London

Manor Arms, London (Image credit: Manor Arms)

Location: Streatham

A pub with a beer garden in the heart of Streatham, the Manor Arms is 15 minutes from both Streatham Common and Streatham Hill stations and is available to book for the World Cup. 

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6. Dalston Roofpark

Dalston Roofpark

Dalston Roofpark, London (Image credit: Dalston Roofpark)

Location: Dalston

Dalston Roofpark can hold 200 fans. England games start at £15 per head and other fixtures from £5 per head.

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