The Loop Kodi Addon – How to Install and Use

By following this guide, you’ll be able to install and use The Loop Kodi addon. The Loop can be added once you have Kodi installed on your device. If you haven’t already done that, then click here to install Kodi.

Kodi can be installed on almost any device e.g. Firestick, Fire Cube, Nvidia Shield, Android box, Chromecast, phones, tablets, PC and more. This guide uses a Fire TV Stick 4K MAX however the steps are similar on other devices too. 

The Amazon Firestick is undoubtedly the most popular streaming device on the market right now due to its low price and ability to jailbreak it with just a few simple tweaks. It’s a perfect streaming device for beginners as well as advanced users who wish to cut the cord.

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What is The Loop Kodi Addon?

The Loop is a fantastic and reliable addon for sports fans. The addon offers live streaming from various sports such as cricket, golf, rugby, darts, baseball, basketball, football, hockey and wrestling. Sports replays are also available including UFC, MMA and Formula 1. For replays, you can link your premium account such as Real Debrid but free sources are also available. 

This addon chiefly works for on demand content by searching and scraping free links from online databases and websites. However, the on demand content works particularly well with Real Debrid. Real Debrid, to clarify, is a premium service that searches for premium quality links. Overall, this provides many more links in buffer free and high quality, up to 4K in resolution.

This addon is not currently compatible with Trakt.

Compatability Kodi 19 Matrix and Kodi 18 Leia
Repository URL Kodi 19 Matrix - https://loopaddon.uk/loop19
Kodi 18 Leia - http://loopaddon.uk/loop
Type of Addon Sports
Content Todays Football, Todays Cricket, Todays Golf, Todays Rugby, Live Darts, 24/7 Zone, Darts Zone, Fan Zone, Fight Zone, MLB Zone, NBA Zone, NFL Zone, NHL Zone, Replay Zone, Score Zone, Soap Zone
Free Sources ✅ Yes
Premium Sources Real Debrid and others
Trakt Support ⛔ No

Is The Loop Addon Legal?

Due to the nature of this addon, it is impossible to verify if it is indeed legal or not. However, it is unlikely that the majority of links scraped from databases and websites hold the proper licencing for distributing the content. In reality, this means you will be unlawfully streaming copyrighted content. Doing so could get you into legal trouble. Accordingly, you may prefer to use this app with a VPN

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In order to stream anonymously, stay protected, and unlock the internet, I recommend using NordVPN.
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WARNING YOUR IP ADDRESS IS: 45.140.152.122

Your online activity is open to threats and snooping from your ISP, hackers, or governments. For that reason, a VPN can help to protect and defend you against any attacks. Using a VPN can also unblock access to the internet in countries where the internet is censored and can bypass other geographical restrictions.
In order to stream anonymously, stay protected, and unlock the internet, I recommend using NordVPN.
GET NORDVPN

Legal Copyright Disclaimer: As has been noted, streaming copyrighted content is unlawful and could get you into legal trouble. On account of this, we do not condone the streaming of copyrighted content. Therefore, check your local laws for streaming content online before doing so. Consequently, the information on this website is for general information and educational purposes only. 

How to Install The Loop Addon

The Loop addon can be installed by following the steps below. Before you get started, make sure that you already have Kodi installed onto your device. You'll also need to make a change to the Kodi settings to allow addons to be installed from unknown sources. If you have already changed this setting then skip to the next section to Install The Loop Repository.

Unknown Sources

  1. Open Kodi then select Settings (cog icon)
  2. Select System
  3. Tap down the menu on the left so that Add-ons is highlighted
  4. Tap to the right then select the Unknown sources toggle to turn it on
  5. Read the warning then select Yes
  6. Press the back button on your remote in order to return to the System menu

You can now install unofficial, or 3rd party, addons! 

The Loop addon can presently be found in The Loop Repository. Install the repository by following the steps below. If you already have The Loop repo installed then skip to the next section to Install The Loop Addon.
  1. Open the Kodi Settings 
  2. Select File Manager
  1. Then select Add source
  2. Select the box labelled < None > 
  3. Then enter one of the following URLs exactly as you see it: https://loopaddon.uk/loop (for Kodi 19)
    or http://loopaddon.uk/loop (for Kodi 18)
  4. Select OK
  1. Tap down then select Enter a name for this media source
  2. Enter loop or any other name you’d rather use to identify this media source
  3. Then select OK
  1. Press the back button on your remote several times until you are back at the System menu
  2. Select Add-ons
  1. Select Install from zip file then select Yes if you get a warning message on screen
  2. Tap down then select loop (or any other name you used to identify this media source)
  3. Then select the zip file repository.loop-x.x.x.zip
  4. Select OK
  5. Wait until a confirmation message appears in the top-right corner of the screen that the installation is complete

The Loop Repository has successfully installed!

Once you have installed the repository, any addon contained within it can easily be installed with just a few more steps. The Loop addon can be installed by following the steps below.

  1. Make sure that you are in the Add-ons menu
  2. Then select Install from repository
  1. Select Loop Repository 
  2. Then select Video add-ons
  3. Select The Loop
  4. Then select Install
  5. Select OK
  6. Wait until a confirmation message appears in the top-right corner of the screen

The Loop Kodi addon has successfully installed!

How to Use The Loop Kodi Addon

Once you’ve installed The Loop addon it’s easy to browse the categories to start watching the sports that interest you.

For example, the MLB Zone lists all the live televised games scheduled for that day.

The Replay Zone allows you to browse categories for Wrestling Replays, MMA Replays, and NHL Replays.

Find out how to start streaming from The Loop Kodi addon by following the steps below.

  1. Open The Loop addon
  2. Select a category to browse from the menu
  3. Select your sub-category or select the Search option to enter a search term for something specific
  1. Select the name of the live game, replay or live TV channel you want to watch
  2. The addon will then start scraping links from providers
  3. Select a link to start streaming then sit back and enjoy!

How to Link Real Debrid to The Loop Addon

If you have a Real Debrid account, it’s easy to link your account to this addon. Replays have a section specifically for Real Debrid links that give you the best streaming quality with the minimal amount of buffering. Find out how by following the steps below.

  1. Open The Loop addon then select Authorise Resolveurl
  2. Make a note of the code that is displayed on screen as you’ll need it in a later step
  3. Open a web browser then go to real-debrid.com/device
  4. Login to your Real Debrid account if not already logged in
  5. Enter the code that you made a note of earlier
  6. Then select Continue

Your Real Debrid account is now linked!

Wrapping Up

The Loop addon is indeed a very good addon for sports fans with a wide variety of sports covered. The replay section in particular makes this addon standout as sports replays stream in high quality – perfect if you missed the big match or game! If you find that The Loop is not for you, why not give Mad Titan Sports a try instead? If you need further help, select from one of the following options.

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