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WatchESPN is ESPN’s web based streaming service. WatchESPN allows you to stream NFL, NBA, MLB & Grand Slam on Android, iOS, Xbox360, Xbox One, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, and Amazon FireTV & Roku.

However, the only hurdle fans face while accessing WatchESPN outside the US are geo-restrictions.

How to Unblock WatchESPN outside US

To unblock WatchESPN outside the U.S you need a VPN (Virtual Private Network). A VPN enables you to change your IP to an American IP address.

Follow these simple steps to unblock WatchESPN

  1. Download the VPN from the official site
  2. Install the VPN on your device
  3. Run the application
  4. Enter your accreditation are the login screen
  5. Connect to a VPN server situated in the US from the menu
  6. Hit Connect

A VPN also ensure your online security and keeps anyone from keeping an eye on your online movement.

How to Watch ESPN on Roku

WatchESPN is available on Roku with its official app.

Simply head on to the search menu on Roku and type “ESPN”, press ok on ESPN, you will now see it on your channels list

  1. Open the ESPN channel on your Roku.
  2. From the channel’s home screen, go to the Settings menu.
  3. In case you subscribe to a pay TV service, choose Provider Account go to Watch Live TV “Activate Live TV” and take note down the activation code that will be shown to you.
  4. Go to espn.com/activate.
  5. Enter the activation code shown on your Roku and click the Continue button.
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  6. Select the type of provider cable, satellite, or streaming TV service provider.
  7. Sign in with your TV service provider credentials. If you don’t know your user name and password, you will need to contact your provider for them.

Now on ESPN follow the below steps:

  1. If you subscribe to ESPN+, select ESPN Account and Log in to your ESPN account.
  2. Visit es.pn/roku.
  3. Enter the activation code shown on your Roku and click the Continue button.
  4. Log in to your ESPN+ account

How to Watch ESPN on Kodi

Step 1: Open the Kodi

Step 2: Select ‘Add-ons‘ on the left side menu bar.

Step 3: Open the ‘Package Installer’ of your Kodi app.

Step 4: Now click on ‘Install from Repository’ option.

Step 5: Then select the ‘Kodi Add-on Repository ‘option.

Step 6: Scroll down and select the ‘Video Add-ons ‘option.

Step 7: Now you can see a list of available add-ons, scroll down and select the ESPNaddon.

Step 8: Click on the ‘Install ‘button on the bottom right corner of the Kodi Screen. This will start the installation process.

Step 9: Wait for the ESPN add-on to get installed on your device. Once it completes installing, you will be notified with a pop-up message on your screen

Step 10: Now head back to the Kodi home screen and select the Add-ons option from the left side menu bar.

Step 11: Here you can see all the installed video add-ons, including the ESPN 3. Simply click on the ESPN 3.

Step 12: Now you will be asked to verify with the cable provider to watch the premium content.

Step 13: Once you have signed in, then you will be able to watch ESPN on Kodi 17.6 installed device.

 

How to Watch ESPN on Xbox

  1. Download watch ESPN app from espn.com from the browser on your Xbox
  2. Select your TV provider when prompted.
  3. Enter your TV subscription username and password.

How to Watch ESPN Online Free

You can watch ESPN online free as it offers a 7 day free trial which will enable you to watch ESPN for free, so that you can be sure of your choice. Moreover, the 7 day free trial can be availed on all the supported device plus Youtube TV and Hulu.

WatchESPN Supported Devices

WatchESPN app supports the following devices:

  • Roku
  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4
  • Amazon Fire TV
  • Android TV
  • Apple TV
  • Chromecast

Just download the WatchESPN app from the respective device app store and enter your credentials to enjoy the sports madness on the go!

FAQs

What is watch ESPN?

Watch ESPN brings you live content from all the ESPN networks direct to your smart phone there is even an ESPN app for smart TV, tablet, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV and Roku devices

Is WatchESPN Free?

WatchESPN is a free app, but you must be a subscribed to ESPN package or any of the following cable tv providers:

  1. BendBroadband
  2. AT&T U-Verse
  3. Bright House Networks
  4. Charter

Does WatchESPN app work overseas?

The WatchESPN app will work overseas only if you are connected to an American server via a VPN or else you will face a region restriction error.

Can I watch ESPN on HULU

Yes, ESPN is available on Hulu you can add it to the list of your channels.

Can I use watch ESPN internationally?

Yes, even though ESPN is limited to the USA only but you can always access WatchESPN internationally via a VPN service.

Can I watch ESPN Outside the US?

Yes, ESPN can be watched from anywhere, provided that you have a VPN and are connected to an US server.

Can I watch ESPN without a TV provider?

Yes, you can watch ESPN without a TV provider simple on the official ESPN website, other options include Hulu and Youtube TV.

Can I watch ESPN for free?

Unfortunatley, ESPN is not free, however you can also avail the 7 day free trial to experience the service before purchase.

Can I watch ESPN in Canada?

Yes, you can watch ESPN in Canada, you will need VPN service and WatchESPN app to access the ESPN anywhere.

Conclusion

Now imagine the sports madness on ESPN with the power of a VPN, never miss your favorite sport event ever again, watch live content and enjoy sports madness on the go!