Top 5 Sports News Apps for Android


A war will demolish everything if you remove ‘Sports’ from this world. Different sports are the medium to connect two countries, continents and eventually the whole world. There are hundreds of sports and different people love to play different sports. For example, some people love to play Cricket, when some people like Soccer. There are some people, who love to play Basketball as well. However, there are many people, who just wish to watch the games happening in front of them. If you are one of them, who just want to watch the match or get the daily news of your favorite football team or cricket, here are some handy apps those will let you be updated with all current happenings.

There are many sports apps for Android available in Google Play Store as well as third party app repositories. But, the following list contains some best of them. You can use these apps to get all the latest news of your favorite clubs, teams or player.

Yahoo Sports

Yahoo Sports app for Android

The Yahoo Sports website provide all kind of sport news. You can get NFL, NBA, MLB, Soccer, Cricket and what not. All the latest news are consolidated under one roof and now, you can check those news in Yahoo Sports app for Android. You can get news from Manchester United to Borussia Dortmund, from India to Ireland, from Jets to Dolphins and more others. In soccer, you will get English Premier League, Liga BBVA, Serie A, Bundesliga and obviously UEFA Champions League. All the latest news, point table, fixture etc. will be on your screen and just a tap away. You can read, share and save the news to real later. This app looks pretty good and clean.


theScore

This free sports app for Android has been downloaded for more than 5000k times from Google Play and this number is enough to describe how popular theScore app is. theScore app for Android provides huge number of news of almost all sports. You can get news on NFL, CFL, NCAA, NBA, NHL, MLB, EPL, Champions League, Seria A, Copa Del Rey, Major League Soccer, Bundesliga, La Liga, ATP, WTA, PGA, EPGA, Formula 1 and many more. The most beautiful thing is you can choose a particular team and start getting news of that team specially. MyScore section helps users to personalize the stream of sports news, statistics and scores. Another handy feature is Push Notification that will aid you to get the most recent news on your lock screen or status bar.

ESPN

ESPN app for Android

ESPN is the largest sports news and broadcasting website of this world. No matter, what is the sport, you can end up your search at ESPN website. The app that is consisted with those news is now available for Android 4.1 and later version. This small app can easily bring all the latest news of your favorite game on your screen. Just tap on the sport name and start getting news, rumours, fixture, point table and many others. Soccer, Cricket, MLB, NFL etc. are the most viewed sports on ESPN. If you want to watch live matches, you can download the WatchESPN app. On the other hand, if you do not want to mess up with all the sports news and rather get only soccer news or cricket news or Formula 1 news, you can download sports specific app. A list of apps are listed here.

Goal.Com

Goal App for Android

Goal is one of the top websites to get latest news. Generally, Goal.com publishes soccer/football news, match preview, match reports and more. They have worked with the Copa America 2015 authorities to build the official Copa America 2015 site. They provide all the latest news, transfer gossips and more. You can get all leagues’ news including I-League, Champions League, Major League Soccer, FA Cup, Premier League, LA Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A, Ligue 1 and others. Apart from latest news, you will get video content, real time score update etc. You can also download the Goal Live Scores app to get live updates in a better way.

CBS Sports

CBS Sports app for Android

Although, ESPN and CBS Sports app provide the almost same news but most of the people prefer CBS Sports over ESPN. It has a nice user interface. On the other hand, some popular sports like NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, EPL, La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A, Champions League, PGA, ATP, NASCAR, F1 and many more. The All sports button of this app will help you to get all the other sports news under one roof. Alike theScore app, CBS Sports has Push Notification that will let you to get news on your status bar and lock screen. It also has ChromeCast support.

Final Word

Instead of using RSS reader apps to get latest news of a particular sport, you can simply opt for any of these apps. They are free, neat and clean. Above all, they provide only Sports news. Therefore, you do not have to search for only sports to get the news.