The World Cup and 5G: the trials you need to know about

The 2018 World Cup has already been a feast of football, with the planet’s greatest footballers showcasing their skills in front of an audience of billions around the globe.

But off the pitch, something else just as dramatic is happening: we are seeing in real time how sports fans’ habits are changing. Most people will watch the World Cup from afar on television, and increasingly on mobile devices with in-game highlights and full live matches available on social media platforms and on broadcaster applications.