Barcelona vs Eibar :Now that we are well and truly living in the information superhighway, sports fans never have to miss a beat as long as they have a phone in their pocket. Owning a smartphone like tcl that you’ll never have to wonder if your favorite team won the big game, or which fighter nabbed the heavyweight belt, as long as you’ve downloaded a nifty sports app.
2020’s sports apps are a big deal, giving you access to the latest news, statistics, schedules, live-stream video, high res photos, podcasts – you name it! And all at a mere tap or three way. Like most other app categories, however, there are tons of them to choose from, so how can you find one that’s right for you? Well, just keep on reading…
Whether you’re looking to stay on top of international football news, like which team is favorite to win the Grey Cup in the Canadian Football League, or want to stay up to date with your country’s performance in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, here are the sports apps you need on your mobile. They’re all available to download on both iOS and Android too – rejoice!
Good for: getting customized sports news, updates and general information, breaking news, key match/game/fight results.
The ESPN app also offers a paid monthly subscription, which delivers customizable sports insights and analysis, as well as video livestreams
Good for: real-time game scores for football and soccer, hockey, basketball and tennis, up to date standings.
A no-nonsense app that’s actually been around since 1998, LiveScore offers a choice of simple and comprehensive score updates. It’s customizable by sports, so users will only get the updates they care about.
Good for: on the spot news and updates, scores and statistics, sports related content from analysts/enthusiasts, live MLB and NHL games.
Yahoo users who sign in to the app with their account can also synchronize their settings.
Good for: quick sports updates, breaking sports news, personalized notifications and updates, analysis, latest scores.
theScore app features an event calendar to keep users up to date about upcoming games, as well as archived stats and scores from older matches. It’s also highly social, offering numerous features to share stories, stats and game reports with followers and friends.
Good for: real-time notifications, sports stories, scores, photo and video content, breaking sports news curated from online media sources.
Like the other apps mentioned, the Bleacher Report app can be customized to only deliver updates on your favorite teams or athletes.