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World Cup Driving Massive Downloads for Streaming Companies

fuboTV Leading All Streaming Companies in Download Growth

Sensor Tower, an app monitoring company, announced this morning that Live TV Streaming Services have seen massive download growth during the World Cup.

Growth in Live Streaming Service Downloads

The biggest growth has been by fuboTV who has seen a 713% increase in weekly downloads to 309,000 since the start of the World Cup.

How to Stream the World Cup with fuboTV

Growth in App Downloads (per week)

Service Before World Cup During World Cup
fuboTV 38,000 309,000 (+713%) Free Trial
Hulu 413,000 486,000 (+18%) Sign up Now
YouTube TV 113,000 224,000 (+98%) Free Trial
DIRECTV NOW 82,000 118,000 (+44%) Sign up Now
SlingTV 60,000 114,000 (+90%) Free Trial

Growth in Network App Downloads

Additionally, the company saw significant increases to the FOX Sports App and Telemundo Deportes En Vivo App.

Both apps saw downloads grow from thousands per week to millions per week since the start of the World Cup.

Growth in App Downloads (per week)

| Service | Before World Cup | During World Cup |
|——————-|—————————|—————————|—————————-|
| Fox Sports | 12,600 | 1.2 million |
| Telemundo Deportes | 5,400 | 2.4 million |

How to Stream the World Cup without Cable

Click here to read our full Cord-Cutters Guide to the World Cup.