How to Download and Watch Sky Sports on Firestick? (Updated August 2022)

Many entertainment ways may come and go, but, sports remain as topmost entertainment. There are various channels to stream sports. In this case, Sky Sports tops the stream. Many people like streaming Sky Sports due to its wide range of streaming content. In this article, we will guide you on How to watch Sky Sports on Firestick.

Also, read Sky Go on Xbox One

What is Sky Sports?

Sky Sports is a part of television sports channels offered by satellite pay-TV based on British subscription. It is owned by the Sky Company (Comcast). Sky Sports serves as the most important sports channel in British. It was launched in the year 1990. It features various shows and events such as the Premier League, Football, Golf, etc. Most importantly all the Sky channels can be availed on cable, IPTV, streaming services.

Sky Sports is compatible with devices like Android, iOS, Windows, Amazon kindle, and Mac.

Features of Sky Sports

Sky sports is just awesome in providing users with lots and lots of features. To see some:

  • 126 Premier leagues
  • Live features
  • Award-winning commentary
  • Documentaries
  • New shows
  • NFL sports
  • Sky Sports arena and action channels
  • Debate shows
  • Match reviews
  • Roundups
  • Ultra High Definition
  • Race control
  • Exclusive access
  • Live coverage

And many more exclusive features.

What are the subscription plans of Sky Sports?

Sky Sports can be availed through the following subscription packages:

  • £5.99/month includes Sky Sports Action, Sky Sports Arena, Sky Sports Premier League, Sky Sports News, and Sky News.
  • £10.99/month includes Sky Sports Action, Sky Sports Cricket, Sky Sports Football, Sky Sports Golf, Sky Sports Arena, Sky Sports Premier League, Sky Sports F1, Sky Sports News, and Sky News.
  • £25/month
    • Monthly pass
    • 3 streams at a time
    •  7-day free trial boost and £3/month
  • £9.98
    • Day pass + 4 mobile month pass
    • 5 channels of Sky Sports

The cost of Sky Sports varies according to the platform and device you wish to stream it.

How to Register for Sky Sports?

Step1: Browse sky.com/skygo.

Step2: Go for the Sign up option.

Step3: Go as per the onscreen instructions.

Step4: By doing this, you will be registered for Sky Sports successfully.

Is Sky Sports available on Firestick?

The answer is No. Sky Sports is not available on Firestick. The Sky Sports app is available only on Android and iOS. To get Sky Sports on Firestick, one should go ahead with alternative platforms only.

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What are the ways to watch Sky Sports on Firestick?

Since Sky Sports is not available on Firestick, we have to seek alternatives. Some of the ways are:

  • Sky Go
  • Now TV
  • Kodi

How to watch Sky Sports on Firestick via Sky Go?

Sky Go is not available on the Amazon App Store. In order to install Sky Go on Firestick, the user should undergo sideloading as it is a third-party app.

Prerequisites:

Step1: Power on your Firestick and Head to Firestick Settings.

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Step2: Choose My Fire TV.

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Step3: Tap on the Developer option.

Step4: Enable Apps from unknown sources and ABD Debugging.

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How to install Sky Go on Firestick using Downloader App?

Do the prerequisites and go ahead:

Step1: Navigate to the Search bar from the Firestick home screen.

Step2: Type and search for the Downloader app.

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Step3: On the result, tap on the Downloader app.

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Step4: Click on the Download button to add it to your Firestick.

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Step5: After installing the Downloader app, click Open it.

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Step6: In the URL space, enter Sky Go URL and tap Go.

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Step7: Navigate to the bottom and tap on Download APK.

Step8: Go for the click here option, if you aren’t able to download the APK.

Step9: Wait for the APK to download.

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Step10: Then, click Next for installation.

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Step11: Now, tap on the install button.

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Step12: After installation, click Open the Sky Go app on your Firestick.

Step13: Enjoy Sky Sports via Sky Go on your Firestick.

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How to install Sky Go on Firestick using ES File Explorer?

Do the prerequisites and go ahead:

Step1: In the Firestick search bar, type and search for ES File Explorer.

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Step2: Choose the ES File Explorer.

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Step3: Download the ES File Explorer app.

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Step4: Tap and Open ES File Explorer app and go for the + icon.

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Step5: Enter the Sky Go URL and tap OK.

Step6: Navigate to the bottom of the page and click Download APK.

Step7: Wait for downloading the Sky Go APK.

Step8: Tap the Open File option.

Step9: Tap on the install button twice. This will confirm the installation of Sky Go on your Firestick.

Step10: After installation, click Open the Sky Go app on your Firestick.

Step11: Enjoy Sky Sports via Sky Go.

How to watch Sky Sports on Firestick via Now TV?

Now TV is also not available on the Amazon Store. It is a third-party app that needs the sideloading process to get it on your Firestick.

How to install Now TV on Firestick?

     There are two ways to sideload NowTV on your Firestick.

  • Downloader app
  • ES File Explorer

Use the above-mentioned methods and install the Now TV. After installing the Now TV app, Subscribe to the NOW TV Sky Sports Pass and watch 11 Sky Sports Channels on Now TV. Now TV Sky Sports Pass costs for Daily  £9.99, Weekly £14.99, and Monthly £33.99.

This is another one way to enjoy Sky Sports on Firestick via Now TV

How to watch Sky Sports on Firestick via Kodi?

Kodi is available on the Firestick app store. You can download it easily.

Step1: Launch and open the Kodi app on your Firestick.

Step2: Navigate to the Gear icon in the left corner.

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Step3: Go for System.

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Step4: Tap on Add-ons and enable Unknown sources option.

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Step5: Tap Yes in the warning pop-up.

Step6: Go for the File manager option in the Settings window.

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Step7: Double click on Add source and None as well.

Step8: In the box, type UK Turk Kodi Addon URL and tap OK.

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Step9: Enter the name as UK Turk in the Enter a name for this media source option box.

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Step10: This will install the UK Turk Add-on on your Kodi.

Step11: On the Kodi home screen, choose Add-ons.

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Step12: Click the Box icon.

Step13: Choose install from zip file.

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Step14: Now, tap on UK Turk ( as you have named it earlier).

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Step15: In the sub-directory, choose repository.ukturk-x.x.x.zip.

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Step16: Wait for the download.

Step17: After downloading, a prompt appears on the right corner of the screen.

Step18: Now, through box icon, click install from the repository file.

Step19: Now, choose UKTurk Add-on Repository.

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Step20: Go to Video Add-ons and then to UK Turk Playlist and tap install, you will receive Kodi Sky Sports add-on completion notification.

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Step21: Avail UK Turk under, Video Add-ons section of Add-ons column.

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You will be asked for authorization pin. To generate it:

Step22: Open the UK Turk Playlist on the Video Add-ons section.

Step23: Tap Yes..

Step24: You will be taken to the webpage.

Step25: Navigate to yellow Generate Pin button.

Step26: You can now see the newly generated Pin.

Step27: Paste the Pin into the Kodi box which asks authorization pin.

That’s it… This will let you to enjoy Sky Sports On Firestick via Kodi.

What are the TV providers which offer Sky Sports?

Sky Sports can be availed via cable TV or Satellite providers. To name a few:

  • Sky
  • BT Sport
  • Now Broadband
  • Virgin Media
  • TalkTalk
  • Plusnet

Conclusion

To end, Sky Sports is the main reason for the commercial hit of British Sports globally. It offers all most all sports through its streaming. The major flaw of Sky Sports is that it isn’t available as an official app on streaming devices. Hope you find this article super useful. Thank you for reading.

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