Online sports streaming has become huge not only in Nigeria but across the world.
No longer are you restricted to watching big sporting events such as the English Premier League or Super Bowl on traditional TV’s.
With the popularity of sports streaming sites like Fubo, NBC Sports and Kayo Sports on the increase and streaming platforms such as Kodi becoming popular, sports fans have never had so much choice.
VPN apps playing a big role in unlocking sports streaming
VPN apps which are often better known for unblocking websites and social media are now being used to unlock sports streams from across the world.
While many sports streaming websites and apps are restricted to use in specific countries, tech-savvy sports fans have found that by using VPN apps they can unlock even more premium sports content, often for free.
Unlock more Kodi sports streams
The popularity of Kodi as a sports streaming platform has grown considerably in recent years and choosing the best VPN for Kodi will not only increase the amount of sports you can watch but also increase the quality.
Kodi is a free app available for most devices across popular platforms such as Windows and Mac computers and mobile and tablet devices running Android or iOS.
The Kodi streaming app has become popular across Nigeria and Africa as a whole and already has a massive following in the United States, United Kingdom, Europe, Australia and much of the rest of the world.
With users gaining access to plenty of sports streams, movies and TV shows when used with a VPN app it’s not difficult to see why.
VPN apps suitable for many different uses
Although VPN apps are rapidly growing in popularity for sports streams there are also many other uses such as:
- Unblocking Netflix
Many users across the world including Nigerians use VPN apps with Netflix.
The benefit of this is it allows you to watch American Netflix in Nigeria. The American Netflix catalogue of movies and TV shows is much greater than the rest of the world.
A VPN app allows you to access other regions with no additional cost using your regular Netflix login details.
- Privacy Protection
Much of what you do on the internet is monitored in some form. Either by your internet provider or companies wishing to directly target you based on your likes and interests.
With privacy issues becoming widespread a VPN will allow you protect your online privacy stopping others from monitoring what you’re doing online.
- Access blocked websites
For those who travel to countries with a less open internet VPN apps are especially useful. In many countries the internet is heavily restricted. Others such as Uganda impose fees on social media access.
A VPN allows you to disguise what you’re doing on the internet allowing you to access websites that would ordinarily be inaccessible.
VPN use for sports streaming shows no signs of slowing down
Sports streaming access varies massively by country and region.
While some countries get access to watch free sports others are left only with expensive cable networks.
Depending on what sports you enjoy watching may also see you limited to the coverage you can access in your country.
A VPN app as well as doing many of the things listed in this article will open up a whole world of sports streaming from across the world.
From letting you subscribe to sports networks ordinarily not available in your country to allowing you to access more and better streams on apps such as Kodi.