The Sportie add-on 3rd party is now part of the Colossus Repo. This add-on has some very cool offerings for watching live television and live sports events. This tutorial will show users how to install the Sportie add-on. Without further delay, let’s proceed with this tutorial.

Note: If you are unfamiliar with installing a repository/3rd party add-on in the new version of Kodi aka. Krypton v17, please check out my visual install guide Krypdon v.17 HERE

Step 1:

Install the Colossus Repository

Step 2:

From your home screen select;

  • Add-ons (menu to the left of your screen)


Step 3:

Once in your Add-ons Browser, select;

  • The Box Icon (top left corner)

xbmckodi-kryptonv17-addons-install from zip icon

Step 4:

From the menu to the right of your screen, select;

  • Install from zip file

xbmckodi-kryptonv17-addons browser-install from zip file

Step 5:

The install from zip file window will open. Look for and select the folder marked;

  • .colossus

Step 6:

Select the folder that says


If you were successful with installing this Repository, you will get an Add-On Enabled icon the top right corner of your screen. Be patient as this may take a few minutes.

Step 7:

Now, select;

  • Install from repository

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Step 8:

Scroll down and select

  • Colossus Repository

Step 9:


  • Video add-ons

Step 10:

From here you can select the following add-ons;

  • Sportie for live sports streams by channel

Once you select the Sportie add-on, the install window will open. Select the Install icon in the bottom right corner of your screen
Note: If your install is successful, you will receive an add-on enabled/update in the top right corner of your screen. Be patient, this may take a minute or two

Step 11:

Once you completed Step 10, navigate back to your Add-ons Browser window and select

  • Video Add-ons

xbmckodi-kryptonv17-addons-videoaddons screen
Look for the Sportie Video Add-on icon you just installed and select it.

I hope this was helpful. All the best!