Are you searching for an application on Firestick to stay updated with all the latest happenings on your favorite sports team? Install the Yahoo Sports app and get the various latest information about your favorite teams, players, and leagues. It includes news, points table, live scores, highlights, a timeline, and more. Yahoo Sports is also a useful application to stream NFL games on Firestick for free. By enabling the notification for your team or player, you can find the latest information within a fraction of seconds.
Is the Yahoo Sports app available for Firestick?
No. Unfortunately, you can’t install the Yahoo Sports app from the Amazon App Store on Firestick. Hence, you need to sideload the apk file with the help of Downloader.
How to Sideload Yahoo Sports Apk on Firestick
To sideload a third-party app on Firestick, you need to install a tool called Downloader. It will help you in installing the apps by simply entering the URL.
#1. With the help of the Firestick remote, hover over the Find menu on the Firestick home screen.
#2. Select the Search menu.
#3. Type Downloader and click on the app name.
#4. Select the Downloader app and then tap on the Download button.
#5. After installing the Downloader app, get back to the home screen.
Generally, Firestick doesn’t allow its users to sideload third-party apps directly. So, you need to change its setting before installing the app.
#6. On the Firestick home screen, tap on the Settings icon.
#7. Select the My Fire TV option.
#8. Choose the Developer Options on the next screen.
#9. Click on the Install unknown apps option.
#10. Select the tool that you’re using to sideload Yahoo Sports apk. Here, we have used the Downloader app.
#11. Upon tapping on the Downloader app, the unknown source setting will be turned on.
#12. Now, return to the main screen and launch the Downloader app on Firestick.
#13. Enter the Yahoo Sports apk URL for Firestick.
#14. Tap on the Go option and wait for the apk file to download.
#15. After downloading the apk file, click the Install option.
#16. Launch the Yahoo Sports app on your Firestick and configure the Yahoo account credentials (optional).
Install Mouse Toggle on Firestick if you can’t use Yahoo Sports with the Firestick remote.
Screen Mirror Yahoo Sports to Firestick from Android
It is an alternate way to watch Yahoo Sports on Firestick. For this method, you don’t need to install any app on your Firestick. You just need to connect your Firestick and Android smartphone to the same WiFi network for screen mirroring.
#1. Long press the home button on your Firestick remote.
#2. Select the Mirroring option.
#3. On your Android smartphone, tap the Cast icon on the notification pane.
#4. Enable the Wireless display setting and then select your Firestick name.
#5. Now, open the Yahoo Sports app on your Android device.
#6. Play the sports content you want and watch it on the Firestick-connected TV.
Frequently Asked Questions
The Yahoo Sports app is entirely free to use. Even though it has limited sports content, you can download and use it for free.