Whether it’s chilling out and watching your football team on a Sunday or having your friends over for a screening of the biggest boxing match of the year, TV sports channels often come in handy.
Now, with the progression of technology, we don’t even have to get dressed to watch a game at the pub, you can relax into a PJ day with a variety of sports content right at your fingertips.
There are many different sports TV channels available. From channels dedicated to boxing, golf, fishing and more, there are almost unlimited opportunities to follow your favourite sports.
FreeSports is a TV channel which many people watch in 2020. If you fancy streaming FreeSports on UK TV, then let’s take a look at the options.
What is FreeSports?
FreeSports is a British sports channel which launched in 2017.
The channel is free-to-air and can be accessed via multiple TV services. You can also download the FreeSports player app to watch all your favourite sporting events on the move.
From rugby to cricket, ice hockey to motorsports, there’s a whole range of sports available to watch via FreeSports.
Streaming FreeSports on UK TV
FreeSports content is only available to view in the UK. The channel can be viewed on many different TV platforms including Sky TV (channel 422), Freeview (channel 64), Virgin (channel 553), Freesat (channel 252), TalkTalk TV (channel 64) and BT TV (channel 64).
You can also access FreeSports content via the website – www.freesportsplayer.tv. Register here for an account. Choose from a free, monthly (£11.99) or annual membership (£99).
Monthly and annual membership options provide access to premier sports as well as free sports and LaLiga TV.
If you’re already a Sky Premier Sports subscriber, then you can activate your FreeSports membership online.
FreeSports also has an app as of February 2020. Download the app for iOS and Andriod to get instant access to all your favourite sports viewing.
Is FreeSports free on Sky?
Yes. The FreeSports channel is free on Sky TV.
Watch the sports channel by typing the numbers 4-2-2 with your Sky remote.
FreeSports offers monthly and annual memberships for premium content which is accessible via their website.
I can’t get FreeSports on Freeview
FreeSports should be viewable via channel 64 for Freeview users.
If you’re struggling to find the FreeSports channel on Freeview then it could be that the channel isn’t received in your area. Usually, if you’re able to view BBC Four HD and 4Seven HD, then you should have access to FreeSports on channel 64.
To check which channels are available to you, visit the Freeview website here where you can enter your postcode and house number.
STV Player saves the day!
If you’re unable to receive the FreeSports channel on Freeview, don’t fret.
As of September 2019 FreeSports is available to watch online via STV Player.
STV Player allows viewers to stream FreeSports online. So, if you’re without cable or satellite TV, this is a great way to watch the sports channel, too.