How to Get Sky Sports on Firestick [Possible Ways]

Pocket Guide

  • Via Now TV on Firestick: Click Find tab >> Tap Search >> Type Now TV >> select the app >> Get >> Open NOW TV >> Login >> Play Sky Sports video.
  • Via Downloader: Install Downloader >> Enable Install Unknown Apps for Downloader >> Launch Downloader >> Enter Sky Sports apk URL >> GO > Install >> Open >> Login >> Play a video.
  • Cast from Android: Enable Mirroring on Fire TV >> Launch Sky Sports on Android >> Login >> Select a content >> Notification Panel >> Tap the Cast icon >> Click Firestick.

Sky Sports is a sports channel owned by Sky company. It gives you the best live blog commentaries, highlights, and updates about your favorite sports team. 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 the sports. Sky Sports isn’t officially available for Amazon Fire TV. However, one could watch Sky Sports by installing Now TV on Firestick. In addition, you can watch Sky Sports on Firestick using the sideloading or screen mirroring method.

How to Watch Sky Sports on Firestick using NOW TV

Before moving into the main steps, get a NOW TV subscription to watch Sky Sports on NOW TV. You can subscribe to NOW TV Sports on their official subscription page.

[1] Turn ON your Firestick-connected TV and connect the Firestick to a WiFi network.

[2] Click on the Find tab on the Firestick home screen and select the Search tile.

Click Find on Firestick

[3] Using the on-screen keyboard, type Now TV on the search bar.

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

[5] Hit the Get button to install the Now TV app on Firestick.

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

[7] Select the Login button and sign in to your Now TV account.

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

How to Sideload Sky Sports App on Firestick

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

[1] Install the Downloader app on your Firestick.

click Get

[2] Then, move to Firestick Settings and click My Fire TV.

[3] Select Developer Options Click Install Unknown Apps → Tap Downloader → Turn On. Now, you can sideload the Sky Sports app on Firestick.

Enable downloader to install Sky Sports on Firestick

[4] Launch the Downloader app from the home screen or the Apps section. Select Allow if you get a prompt.

[5] Enter the Sky Sports apk download link in the URL field and click Go to install the apk file.

Enter the Sky Sports APK link

[6] Click on the Install to download the Sky Sports app on Firestick.

[7] Once installed, open the Sky Sports app and log in to your account to stream your favorite sports.

How to Cast Sky Sports on Firestick [Android Phone]

Initially, you need to enable the mirroring option on your Firestick. To do it, refer to the below one-line guide. After enabling the mirroring option, connect the Android phone and Firestick to the same WiFi.

  • Go to Settings → Click Enable Display Mirroring → Tap Mirroring.
Mirror Sky Go on Firestick

Before jumping into the steps, purchase a subscription for Sky TV on the Sky website. Then, add any Sky Sports plan to it and complete the payment process.

Sky TV: Subscription Plans

  • 18-Month Contract – £26/month (Setup fee – £20)
  • 31 Days – £29/month (Setup fee – £39.95)

Sky Sports: Pricing

The subscription plans of Sky Sports are given below.

  • 18-Month Contract – £25.
  • 31 Days – £27/month.

Note: The price of the plans is frequently changed. So, check the official Sky website to know about the current pricing details.

[1] Launch the Sky Sports app on your Android smartphone. If you haven’t installed the app, install it from the Play Store.

[2] Sign in to the Sky Sports app using the necessary login credentials.

[3] Navigate to the Notification panel on your Android phone.

Tap the Cast icon

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

[5] Now, you can see the Android screen on your Firestick-connected TV.

[6] Play any sports video on the Sky Sports app and watch it on your TV.

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.

Frequently Asked Questions

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 like NOW TV.

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 using Downloader or ES File Explorer.

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

You can use the Kodi or Mobdro app to stream Sky Sports content for free on Firestick.