BT Sport is a pay television network based in Ireland and the United Kingdom. It is introduced by BT Consumer, a unit of BT Group. BT Sport is also available on TV platforms like BT TV, Sky, Eir TV, Vodafone TV, etc. It mainly covers the broadcast of the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, UFC, National League, Ligue 1, Serie A, The European Rugby Challenge Cup, The Premiership Rugby Cup, MotoGP, the FIH Hockey World League, and WWE. Moreover, it also offers live streaming of popular sports channels in high definition. It includes BT Sport 1, BT Sport 2, BT Sport 3, ESPN on BT Sport, and BoxNation. Let us discuss the installation steps of BT Sport on your Apple TV.

How to Get BT Sport on Apple TV

BT Sport app is supported for many devices, including smartphones and tablets. Using the Apple App Store, you can download the respective app for iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV. Follow the given steps to download the BT Sport app on your Apple TV. Also, ensure whether your Apple TV 4k or HD is running with tvOS 11.0 or above.

Pocket Guide: Go to App Store >>  Search for BT Sport >> Choose BT Sport >> Click Get >> Select Open.

1) Turn on your Apple TV and make sure it has internet.

2) Click on the App Store icon to launch it.

App Store on Apple TV

3) Further, select the Search icon from the top right portion of the screen.

Search bar on App Store

4) Now, you have to enter BT Sport and search for it.

5) Pick up the BT Sport from the search result.

BT Sport app icon

6) Click Get to begin the installation.

7) Once completed, tap Open to launch the app.

How to Watch BT Sport on Apple TV

These are the instructions to start streaming BT Sport on Apple TV.

1) Launch the BT Sport app by using your Apple TV Remote.

BT Sport log in on Apple TV

2) Next, type your BT ID and Password to access your BT Sport account.

BT Sport log in with BT ID and password

3) Click Log in once you have entered it.

4) If your account is found valid, the home screen of BT Sport will appear.

Start watching your favorite sports events, highlights, interviews, and much more on Apple TV.

Watch BT Sport channels on Apple TV

Alternate Way to Stream BT Sport on Apple TV

Suppose if your Apple TV is below the 4th Generation, there is no way to download the app on Apple TV. Rather, you can use your smartphone or tablet to screen mirror BT Sport to Apple TV if it meets the following requirements.

  • iPhone: It requires iOS 12.0 or later.
  • iPad: At least iPadOS 12.0 or above.
  • iPod Touch: It must be iOS 12.0 or higher.

If your device meets the minimum requirements, you are ready to AirPlay BT Sport to the TV.

How to Enable AirPlay on Apple TV 

It is mandatory to check whether the AirPlay on Apple TV feature is turned on or not. For this, you have to go to Apple TV Settings. After that, select the AirPlay and HomeKit option. Next, Turn On AirPlay if it is off. Below that, click on Allow Access and choose Everyone.

Turn on AirPlay

Steps to Screen Mirror BT Sport to Apple TV

The following are the steps to screen mirror BT Sport from iOS to your TV.

1) Connect your Apple TV to the WiFi network. Use the same WIFI on your iOS device.

2) Go to the App Store on your iPhone.

3) Search for BT Sport and install the app from the App Store.

4) When the installation is complete, open BT Sport.

BT Sport on Apple TV

5) Enter the BT Sport login credentials to proceed.

6) After that, go to the Control Center and select the Screen Mirroring option.

Screen mirroring on iOS

7) Now, select your Apple TV from the list of available connections.

AirPlay BT Sport to Apple TV

8) If the connection is successful, it will start mirroring your smartphone screen to the TV.

Enjoy live scores, highlights, and stats on a big screen using the BT Sport app.

BT Sport streaming rights

BT Sport Supported Devices

  • iOS
  • Android
  • Android TV
  • Roku
  • Amazon Fire TV Stick
  • Samsung Smart TV
  • Sony PS4 and PS4 Pro
  • Xbox One, Xbox One X, and S.

These are the different ways in which you can let enjoy watching BT Sport on Apple TV of any model. It is the best sports channel to use on Apple TV as it lets you experience content in HD quality.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is BT Sport available for Apple TV?

Yes. It is available on the Apple App Store.

How to get BT Sport for free?

Yes. You can watch BT Sport for free online at btsport.com or using the BT Sport app.

What is the cheapest way to get BT Sport?

The cheapest way to watch BT Sport is to get a BT broadband / TV or EE mobile customer. 

How much does BT Sports subscription costs?

It is a free service that costs doesn’t have any separate subscription plans. However, you require a valid TV provider subscription to stream it.