How to Watch Sky Sports on Firestick [Sep 2022]

Pocket Guide

  • Via Now TV on Firestick: From Fire TV Home > Find tab > Search tile > Search Now TV > select the app > Get > Open > Login > Search Sky Sports.
  • Sideload Via Downloader: Install Downloader > Enable Unknown Sources > Launch Downloader > Enter Sky Go apk URL > GO > Install > Open > Login.
  • Cast from Android: Enable Mirroring on Fire TV > Launch Sky Sports on Android > Login > Select a content > Notification Panel > Cast > Firestick.
  • Fire TV users can use the Kodi app to get Sky Sports using UK Turn Kodi addon.

Sky Sports is a sports channel owned by Sky company (Comcast). It gives you the best live blog commentaries, and you can follow your favorite sports and teams for the latest updates. With this service, you can stream a huge collection of shows and events like Football, Golf, Cricket, Boxing, NFL, NBA, Racing, Football, and more. You will get up-to-date results, tables, scores, and fixtures about your favorite sports.

Sky Sports is compatible with many devices. The Amazon App Store has no separate Sky Sports app for Firestick. There are alternative ways in which one could install and stream Sky Sports on Firestick. The procedure is more similar to accessing Sky Sports on Roku.

How to Watch Sky Sports on Firestick using Now TV

Sky Sports isn’t officially available for Amazon Fire TV. However, one could watch Sky Sports by installing Now TV on Firestick. Now TV is only available in the UK. So, users from the UK can directly download the app from the store just by searching and installing the app. With Firestick connected to WIFI, you can watch Sky Sports titles on your Fire TV using the Now TV app.

[1] Click on the Find tab on the Fire TV home and select the Search tile.

Find - Sky Sports on Firestick

[2] Using the on-screen keys, type as Now TV and select the same from the suggestions.

[3] Choose the Now TV tile from the search result.

[4] Click on the Get button to install the Now TV app.

[5] Once installed, select the Open button to launch the app.

[6] Select the Login link to sign into your Now TV account.

[7] Search for the Sky Sports channel and start streaming your favorite sports matches.

How to Sideload Sky Sports App on Firestick Via Downloader

As Sky Sports is available as an apk, you can sideload the app on Firestick using the Downloader.

[1] Power on your Firestick device after connecting it to the TV.

[2] Select the Search bar and type Downloader using the on-screen keyboard.

Sky Sports on Firestick- type downloader

[3] You will get a list of suggestions. Select the Downloader app.

[4] Then, click the Get option to download the app on your Firestick.

click Get

[5] You need to enable the Apps from Unknown Sources option. Go to Settings > My Fire TV > Developer Options > Install Unknown Apps > Downloader > Turn on.

[6] Launch the Downloader app from the Fire TV home or the apps section. Select Allow if you get a prompt.

[7] You will see the URL tab in the Downloader app. Enter the Sky Sports apk download link in the field and click Go to install the apk file.

Sky Sports on Firestick- enter URL

[7] Allow the Downloader to connect to the Sky Sports server to complete the download process.

[8] Click on the Install button and Next button to get done with installing the Sky Sports apk on Firestick.

[9] Once installed, open the Sky Sports app, and start to stream your favorite sports on your TV screen.

How to Watch Sky Sports by Sideloading Now TV on Firestick

If Now TV is geo-restricted and you cannot install it directly from the Amazon App Store, you can sideload it using the Downloader.

[1] Install the Downloader app on Firestick.

[2] Open the Downloader app, and in the URL link tab, enter the Now TV apk download link.

[3] Then, click Go to install the app.

[4] After installation, open the Now TV app and select the Sky Sports channel.

[5] Stream your desired sports channels with Sky Sports on Firestick 4k.

How to Watch Sky Sports on Firestick Via Casting

Since there is an official Sky Sports app for the Android phone, you shall cast it to Fire TV Stick.

Pre-Requisite:

  • To enable mirroring on Fire TV, go to Settings > Enable Display Mirroring > Mirroring.

[1] Begin by connecting your Fire TV to WIFI and use the same connection on your Android.

[2] Launch the Sky Sports app on your smartphone.

You shall get it installed from the Play Store if you don’t have it.

[3] Enter the login details to sign in to the Sky Sports account.

[4] Choose a video to start playing on your phone.

[5] Open the Notification panel on your Android phone.

Sky Sports on Firestick- Cast

[6] Click on the Cast icon and choose your Firestick name.

[7] Wait for the connection to establish and your Android screen to appear on your TV.

How to Stream Sky Sports on Firestick for Free with Kodi

You can watch Sky Sports on Firestick free of cost with the help of the Kodi app.

Enable Unknown Sources

[1] Navigate to the Fire TV apps section to select the Kodi app to launch it.

[2] Hover to click on the Gear icon from the top-left.

Sky Sports on Firestick - Settings on Kodi

[3] Navigate to select the System tile.

Sky Sports on Firestick - System

[4] Highlight the Add-ons option on the left pane and enable the slider of Unknown Sources.

Sky Sports on Firestick - Unknown Sources

[5] When you get a warning pop-up, select Yes.

Add Source to Kodi

[1] From the Kodi home, select the Settings icon.

[2] Choose File Manager tile.

File Manager

[3] Select Add Source and then <None>.

Sky Sports on Firestick - Add URL

[4] Now, enter the UK Turk Kodi addon and select Ok.

[5] Then, enter the name as UK Turn and click on the Ok button.

[6] Allow the addon to get installed on Kodi.

Install the Repository on Kodi

[1] Start from the home screen of Kodi and select Add-ons.

[2] Click on the Package Installer icon from the top-left.

[3] Select Install from Zip file.

[4] Choose UK Turk and then select its associated repository on the following screen.

[5] Allow the download process to complete. Select Install from the Repository file.

[6] Select UKTurk Add-on Repository.

UK Turn Addon

[7] On the following screen, select Video Add-ons and choose UK Turk Playlist.

[8] Click on the Install button.

 Install the addon

Stream Sky Sports on Kodi

[1] Select Video Addons and select UK Turk Playlist.

[2] Click on the Yes button.

[3] Select the Generate Pin button, and you will get a new pin.

[4] Now, paste the Pin on the Kodi box to authorize it.

[5] With this, you can stream Sky Sports on Firestick for free.

In addition to Kodi, you can use the Mobdro app on Firestick as the best way to watch Sky Sports on Firestick for free. You can stream it using the Sky Go app subscription as well.

Can I Watch Sky Sports Outside the UK?

No. Sky Sports is accessible only in the UK and in European countries. It includes Spain, France, Germany, Portugal, Sweden, Ireland, etc. Those who want to watch it from the US or any other region can use a VPN on Firestick to unblock the geo-restriction.

These are the different ways in which one could access the Sky Sports channel and its content. You will get the best live sports coverage for an unlimited time. If you have Chromecast with Google TV, you shall get Sky Sports on Google TV.

FAQ

1. Is it illegal to watch Sky Sports on Firestick?

No. It is legal to watch Sky Sports as long as you are streaming it from a trusted source.

2. Can I download the Sky Sports app on Firestick?

There is no direct way to download Sky Sports app. However, you can sideload it as an apk on Firestick.

3. How much is Sky Sports on Fire Stick?

Since it is available on different streaming services, you must get the respective service and stream Sky Sports on Fire TV Stick.

4. How to watch Sky Sports on Firestick for free?

If you don’t want to spend so much to stream Sky Sports, then you shall get it for free with Mobdro or Kodi.