The FIFA World Cup is here with us again, this time being hosted in Russia for the first time. All the matches will be shown on DStv.

DStv is offering an extra for its customers by giving them a way to follow the games while on the move. This will be possible through DStv Now. All the customers have to do is sign up for the service at with their customer credentials. They can then watch the matches via the DStv Android or iOS app for smartphones and tablets, or via the web browser.

Additionally, DStv has partnered with Safaricom and Telkom Kenya to bring the cost of watching a match via mobile data down.

The deals only work with 4G smartphones and are as follows:

1. Safaricom

Safaricom has a data offer called Safaricom Giga Football. To subscribe, just dial *544# and select GIGA Football Pass, then select DStv Now.

  • 3 hours of unlimited 4G data: Ksh 20
  • 24 hours of unlimited 4G data: Ksh 50

2. Telkom

To get the Telkom Kenya’s DStv Soccer bundle dial *544# and select the DStv Soccer bundle.

  • 4GB for Ksh 99, valid for 24 hours

DStv Now was launched in 2014.