How to Watch AFL on Firestick | Outside the Australia (2023)

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This step-by-step guide will show you how to Watch AFL on Firestick, FireTV, Fire TV Cube, & Fire TV 4K Max.

AFL (Australian Football League) is the most distinguished and only fully professional men’s National competition of Australian rules football or Australian Footy.

AFL regular season starts in March and ends in September which is the Winter season in Australia. The AFL season consists of 23-round weeks in which 18 teams participate from different clubs.

This 2022 AFL Season is the 126th season which started from 16 March until 24 September. The Finals are played between the top 8 club teams playing off in 4 rounds-final series that lead up to the AFL Grand Final.

The AFL Grand Finale is often played in Melbourne Cricket Stadium and the winner is awarded the premiership cup whereas the winner is termed as “Premiers”. The 2021 AFL Grand Finale champion is Melbourne Football Club nicknamed as “Demon”.

The official rights to broadcast the AFL Season 2022 are owned by Fox Sports and Channel 7 in Australia. However, Channel 7 is only going to air 5 matches per week.

2 Ways to Watch AFL on Firestick

I have discussed two methods to watch AFL on Firestick. These methods are:

Since it is the National Australian Football competition, so it is recommended that you use a VPN on your FireStick device.

Our Recommended VPN – ExpressVPN

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ExpressVPN is our recommended choice because it easily assigns you a virtual IP address and keeps your online identity anonymous while you Watch AFL on Firestick

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Watch AFL on Firestick using Silk Browser

This is the free method that involves the Internet Browser for streaming through a free streaming website that is USTVGO. We are using Amazon Silk Browser, You can use any else that you prefer to watch AFL on Firestick.

As you already know that AFL is Australian National competition so you have to install and use ExpressVPN and connect to the Australian server to stream AFL outside Australia

Follow the steps below:

Step 1: Open Firestick Home

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Step 2: Select the Find menu

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Step 3: Click on the Search option

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Step 4: Type “Internet Browser” and select it from the list

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Step 5: Select the Internet icon when the below screen appears

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Step 6: Click on “Download” and wait for the app to install

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Step 7: Wait until the download is completed

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Step 8: Select Open to access the installed browser

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Step 9: Once the browser opens, click on Accept Terms

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Step 10: By default, the Bing.com tab would be open

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Step 11: Now enter https://ustvgo.tv/ and click Go

Note: The referenced link is the official URL of this app/website. FIRESTICKHACKS does not own, operate, or re-sell any app, streaming site, or service and has no affiliation with its developers.

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Step 12: This is the interface of the USTVGO website

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Step 13: Go to the Sports Tab and click Fox Sports

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Step 14: This is your AFL matches is streaming Live on Fox Sports 1

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Watch AFL on Firestick using Premium Services

Many Premium streaming services offer plenty of live TV channels including Fox Sports from which you can watch AFL on Firestick devices. These services have different subscription packages according to their region and No of channels.

As AFL is officially aired on Fox Sports, we will install Fox Sports on Firestick which is the official streaming app on Amazon App Store.

Fox Sports app is available only in the US region, so you must use ExpressVPN and connect to the US server to access the App and its content.

Follow these steps to install Fox Sports.

Step 1: Open your FireStick Device

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Step 2: Click on the Find tab

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Step 3: Choose the Search icon

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Step 4: Type FOX Sports and select the app from the list

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Step 5: Choose the FOX Sports icon

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Step 6: Click on Get

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Step 7: Wait for the app to download. Once the app is downloaded, click Open

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Step 8: Lunch the Fox App

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Step 9: Click on Sign-In, the app will generate the Activation Code

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Step 10: Now go to the web browser on your PC or Mobile and type https://activate.foxsports.com/activate

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Step 11: Enter the Activation Code and click Submit 

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Step 12: Choose your Cable TV or Live TV Service Provider and provide the ID & Password to Sign In

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Step 13: Now go to your FireStick TV and the app will show you the content to watch…

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Enjoy your AFL Live matches on Fox sports…!

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Alternatives to AFL

Firestick offers many other sports events that you can stream on it. Here are some alternatives to AFL that you may try:

Schedule of AFL

I have listed the upcoming AFL matches schedule for you. It is week 19 of 23. Take a look at the matches

S. No Matches Date US Time
1 Richmond vs Fremantle 07/22 5:10 am
2 Sydney vs Adelaide 07/22 11:45 pm
3 North Melbourne vs Hawthorn 07/22 11:45 pm
4 Port Adelaide vs Geelong 07/23 2:35 am
5 Brisbane vs Gold Coast 07/23 5:10 am
6 Bulldogs vs Melbourne 07/23 5:25 am
7 Carlton vs GWS Giants 07/23 11:10 pm
8 Collingwood vs Essendon 07/24 1:20 am
9 West Coast vs St Kilda 07/24 2:40 am

FAQs – AFL

How can I watch AFL for free?

We have discussed the method in this guide to watch the AFL on Firestick for free. The Silk Browser method is completely free to stream.

What streaming service can I watch AFL?

You can watch AFL through various streaming services including its own official streaming App called AFL On-Demand. Moreover, the other services include Sling TV, Fubo TV, Hulu, DirecTV Stream, YouTube TV, and others similar to these apps.

Is it Legal to Watch AFL on Firestick?

Yes, it is 100% legal as its official broadcaster is Fox Sports. As long as you use the official streaming platform it is safe and legal to watch AFL on Firestick.

Final Words

AFL is the Australian National men’s Football League that is played from mid-march to September every year. In this competition, 18 Club teams participate to win the “Premiers” Title.

The league consists of 23-round matches from which 8 top qualified teams will compete in 4 rounds that head up to the AFL Grand Final.

Just keep in mind that the league is situated in Australia and if you’re trying to access it outside Australia then you have to use ExpressVPN and connect Australian Server to access it.

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