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ESPN Plus on LG Smart TV: How to Watch Live Sports With/Without Cable

ESPN Plus is a streaming service that primarily focuses on sports-related content. With ESPN Plus, you can watch live matches of La Liga, Hockey, CFL, NFL, and other more. But unfortunately, you cannot get ESPN Plus on LG Smart TV from the Content Store. However, there are alternative methods with which you can watch its content on your LG Smart TV.

How to Chromecast ESPN Plus on LG Smart TV

Using the Chromecast device is one of the smartest ways to stream ESPN+ on your LG smart TV.

1: Connect the Chromecast device to the HDMI port of your LG Smart TV and turn on your TV.

2: Connect your mobile and LG TV to the same WiFi network.

3: Install the ESPN+ app on your Android device from the Play Store.

4: Launch the ESPN+ app and sign in with your ESPN+ account credentials.

5: Select the content you want to stream on your LG TV.

6: Click on the Cast icon at the top of the screen.

Click Cast icon and stream ESPN Plus contents on LG Smart TV

7: Now, select Chromecast device from the available devices.

Select your Chromecast-connected TV

8: Finally, you can stream your favorite content on the ESPN+ app from your LG smart TV.

FYI: If you have fuboTV on LG Smart TV, you can access ESPN+ on your LG TV without additional cost.

How to AirPlay ESPN Plus to LG TV

Like the Chromecast method, you can stream the ESPN Plus app on your LG TV by using the AirPlay feature on your iOS device.

1: Download the ESPN+ from the App Store of your iOS device.

2: Connect your TV and iOS device to the same WiFi network.

3: Ensure to enable the AirPlay feature on your LG Smart TV.

To Enable AirPlay: Press the home button on your remote โ†’ select Home Dashboard โ†’ AirPlay โ†’ Turn on AirPlay.

4: Now, open the ESPN+ app and sign in with your account credentials.

5: Select and play the content you want to stream on your LG TV.

6: Go to the Control Center of your iOS and click the Screen Mirroring option.

Select the Screen Mirroring icon

7: Select your LG Smart TV from the list of available devices.

8: Start streaming the content from your iOS to the LG Smart TV.

How to Install ESPN+ on LG Roku TV

The ESPN+ app is officially available on the Roku Channel Store. The LG TV 55LF5700 model uses Roku as its built-in Operating System. Currently, the model has stopped its manufacturing. But if you own an LG TV 55LF5700 model, you can download the ESPN+ officially.

1: Turn on your Roku-powered LG TV and connect it to a WIFI network.

2: Press the Home button on Roku remote and select the Streaming Channels option.

3: Click on the Search Channel option and enter ESPN+ using the on-screen keyboard.

4: Select the ESPN+ app from the search result and click Add Channel option.

Click Add Channel to install ESPN on Roku device

5: Now, you have installed the ESPN+ app on your LG TV successfully.

6: Click the option Go to Channel to launch the ESPN+ application on your LG TV.

7. Select the Login button to receive an activation code on your TV [Make a note of it].

8: Now, open the browser on your mobile or PC and visit the ESPN+ activation website (https://www.espn.com/watch/activate).

4: Enter the activation code displayed on the TV screen and hit the Continue button.

Enter the activation code and watch ESPN Plus on your LG Smart TV

5: Now, follow the on-screen login steps and finish the activation process.

6: Once you have activated the ESPN+ app on your Roku-powered LG TV, you can start streaming your favorite content.

How to Watch ESPN+ on LG TV Via Streaming Services

If you are not interested in casting or AirPlay on LG TV, you can use the streaming device to stream the content from ESPN+. The streaming device is a smart device that helps you to convert your normal TV into a smart TV. Most of the streaming devices are compatible with the ESPN+ app. You can use the streaming devices mentioned below to stream ESPN+ from your LG smart TV.

  • Firestick
  • Apple TV
  • Chromecast

How to Sign Up for ESPN Plus

To watch ESPN Plus live matches and talk shows, up for a new account on the official website.

1: Open a web browser on your PC or smartphone and visit http://www.espn.com/watch/espnplus

2: Click on the profile Avatar on the top right and select the Login option.

3: Then click on the Sign-up option.

4: Enter your personal details like Name, Email, and Password.

5: After entering the details, click the Sign-Up button t create your new account on ESPN Plus.

Enter the details and click Sign up button

6: Select the subscription plan and enter your payment details to complete the sign-up process.


Is FIFA available on ESPN Plus app?

Unfortunately no. FOX Sports have brought the Streaming rights. But you can watch FIFA matches on Hulu by purchasing the bundle subscription that contains Disney Plus, Hulu, and ESPN Plus.

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