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Confused by where to watch the world cup in Sheffield? Look no further comrades!

Welcome to Kickov….’The’ biggest, free world cup 2018 festival in Sheffield! Experience the thrill of the world cup in ultra high-quality definition on the biggest screen in the city! Plus more screens + more outdoor bars = epic world cup sheffield vibes!

Abbeydale Picturehouse has been transformed for the tournament in 2018.

Match-days are accompanied by live music, comedy & special performances.

Fans can also sample craft beer & street-food, as well as enjoy our outdoor terrace. With additional features such as PS4 FIFA/ old school Nintendo FIFA/ Table Football / Beer pong and more there’s tons to do in between matches!

Join your fellow comrades and unite to witness the epic drama unfold on football’s biggest stage at Kickov this summer.

We welcome international world cup fans from all cultures & faiths and are doing everything possible to create a safe, welcoming and accessible platform for visitors to enjoy the free festival of football this summer!

Feel free to check into our Facebook events HERE

Please note:

All match-days are FREE to enter! No tickets required!

Fixtures

+ NEXT MATCHDAY!
Sunday June 24th | FREE! England V Panama + More!

The big one! The potential decider! Englands‘ three lions take on… minnows Panama (K.O 1PM). Group H contenders Japan take on Sanes’ Senegal (K.O 4PM) & the final game of the day sees Poland take on Columbia (K.O 7PM).

Hosted by comedian & football podcast host Chris Copesake

+ Monday June 25th - FREE! Spain v Morrocco + More!

Opener Saudi Arabia V Egypt will be an explosive affair, will Egyptian king Mo Salah reign supreme? Watch to find out! (K.O 3PM Small Screen)

Will Ramos, Iniesta, Isco & Co smash the Moroccans’ to smithereens? Watch Spain versus Morrocco LIVE (K.O 3PM). (BIG SCREEN)

Can Suarez resist a Russian bite? Find out when Uruguay take on Russia (K.O 3PM) (Small screen).

Iran take on Ronaldos’ European Champions Portugal (K.O 7PM).

Hosted by comedian & football podcast host Chris Copesake

+ Tuesday June 26th - FREE! Denmark V France + Nigeria V Argentina + MORE!

Schmeichal Jnrs’ Denmark takes on showboating Griezmanns’ France (K.O 3PM) (Big Screen)

Can Timmy Cahills’ Kangaroo army turnover Peru? Check out that game (K.O 3PM) (Small Screen)

The Icelanders take on Croatia in what will be a crucial game for either side to progress to the next round of the tournament. (K.O 7PM)

Nigeria take on Messi & Co, it could get very messy indeed such is the gap between these teams!

Hosted by comedian & football podcast host Chris Copesake

+ Wednesday June 27th - FREE! South Korea V Germany & Serbia V Brazil + MORE!

Getting to the business end of the group stages, Group F hopefuls South Korea take on World cup holders Germany (K.O 3PM).

Mexico take on Sweden (K.O 3PM) – Serbia battle Brazil (K.O 7PM) & Switzerland take on Costa Rica (K.O 7PM) (Small Screen)

+ Thursday June 28th - FREE! England V Belgium + Senegal V Columbia & More!

The final group games are upon us, will the sun set on the tournament for Japan and Poland progress to the last 16? Watch them LIVE (K.O 3PM)

Senegal take on Columbia (K.O 3PM)

Panama take on Tunisia which could well be a dead rubber contest!

The final group game could well be primed as a must win for both Belgium and England, it’s fair to say this will be a belter! (K.O 7PM)

 

+ Last 16/ Quarter Finals/ Semi Finals details coming soon!

Travel Info

Address

387 Abbeydale Road,
Sheffield ,
S7 1FS

Abbeydale Picturehouse is situated on the popular Abbeydale Road in Sheffield, minutes from the city centre and accessible by public transport.

For detailed directions please check this link for more detail . Alternatively feel free to checkout the google map below.

Please note:

All match-days are FREE to enter! Bring as many pals as you like!

FAQ

+ What exactly is Kickov?

Kickov is a Russian themed, immersive World cup screening event taking place over the duration of the world cup tournament this summer, June 14th to July 15th.

Each match-day there will be one or more FREE! LIVE! world cup football matches streamed into the Abbeydale Picturehouse theatre. Visitors are able to watch the games in comfortable, safe surroundings in a vibrant football festival atmosphere. Most Match-days will feature live bands, DJ’s & Comedy to add to the immersive nature of Kickov*. There will be selected street-food and a bar on-site serving ice cold refreshments at mates rates.

+ Which matches are being screened?

Almost every kick of the tournament will be screened at Kickov this summer,

A full schedule of matches screened will be updated across our social channels and website. The remaining group stage match-days at Kickov are:

NEXT MATCHDAY ——–>

Sunday – June 24th

England V Panama + Japan V Senegal + Poland V Columbia

11:00 – late

Monday – June 25th

Saudi Arabia V Egypt + Uruguay V Russia + Spain V Morrocco + Iran V Portugal

12:00 – late

Tuesday – June 26th

Denmark V France + Australia V Peru + Iceland V Croatia + Nigeria V Argentina

12:00 – late

Wednesday – June 27th

South Korea V Germany + Mexico V Sweden + Serbia V Brazil + Switzerland V Costa Rica

12:00 – late

Thursday – June 28th

Japan V Poland + Senegal V Columbia + England V Belgium + Panama V Tunisia

12:00 – late

Last 16, Quarter Finals & Semi Finals + World Cup final info coming soon!

 

+ What else is happening?

Matchdays will feature DJ’s & house-bands; including Smiling Ivy, Last Of The Wonder Kids,
Rogue Siesta and some of the region’s finest new talent.

Kickov’s Superstar Soviet Soccer Quiz will be the ultimate world cup knowledge test – a
unique live football quiz. The competition doesn’t stop there; fans can face-off at Table
football, an international beer pong tournament will be the ultimate test of hand-eye
coordination and a big screen FIFA tournament will raise excitement levels to fever pitch!

+ What are the opening hours?

Each Match-day the venue will open well in advance of the first match kick-off.

Full details regarding opening times will be detailed on the specific Match-day ticket & below:

Thursday – June 14th – World Cup opening Party

14:00 – late

Russia V Saudi Arabia

Sunday – June 17th – Fathers Day Special

Costa Rica V Serbia + Germany V Mexico + Brazil V Switzerland

11:00 – late

Monday – June 18th

Sweden V South Korea + Belgium V Panama + Tunisia V England

12:00 – late

Tuesday – June 19th

Poland V Senegal + Columbia V Japan + Russia V Egypt

12:00 – late

Friday – June 22nd

Brazil V Costa Rica + Nigeria V Iceland + Serbia V Switzerland

11:00 – late

Sunday – June 24th

England V Panama + Japan V Senegal + Poland V Columbia

11:00 – late

Monday – June 25th

Saudi Arabia V Egypt + Uruguay V Russia + Spain V Morrocco + Iran V Portugal

13:00 – late

Tuesday – June 26th

Denmark V France + Australia V Peru + Iceland V Croatia + Nigeria V Argentina

13:00 – late

Wednesday – June 27th

South Korea V Germany + Mexico V Sweden + Serbia V Brazil + Switzerland V Costa Rica

13:00 – late

Thursday – June 28th

Japan V Poland + Senegal V Columbia + England V Belgium + Panama V Tunisia

13:00 – late

Last 16, Quarter Finals & Semi Finals + World Cup final info coming soon!

 

+ Can I bring my own Food & drink into the venue?

Nope, we have specially selected street-food, awesome craft beer, Prosecco & Cider among other delicious drinks to satisfy your tastebuds.

Food & Drink from outside the venue is not allowed to be consumed on-site under any circumstances, visitors will be ejected from the venue should anyone be found with their own alcohol or food at Kickov. C’mon it’s Free entry guys! Support the cause!

+ Are animals & Children allowed into the venue?

Children & families are welcome for all kick-offs.

All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Unfortunately no animals or pets will be allowed access to Kickov.

+ Kit man?

Can I wear my national uniform? Of course!

We admire traditional football fashion, all nationalities, modern, retro and Full kit W*****s welcome! Best World Cup shirt/outfit each match-day wins a round of beers! #Kitgoals!

+ Can I smoke at Kickov?

Smokers and vapers can do so in the vicinity of the carpark/ terrace area which is outside alongside the Kickov screening venue.

+ Will I get a seat?

Like the terraces of yesteryear; we encourage standing for all games, there will be plenty of seating available for those who require it but you can’t cheer, chant or perform an epic Mexican wave from a reclining position can you?

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