ESPN aware of issue with favorites function on app & website, fix in the works

ESPN is a popular sports channel and its app is available on Android and iOS, while users can also access its services via the website.

The ESPN app and website have millions of users across the globe, however, an issue has been affecting them.


As per several reports, the favorites functionality of the ESPN app and website is not working properly.

Users are unable to add, remove, or save their favorites on the said platforms because of this issue.

Also, it is unclear what the exact cause of the said issue is as the service provider has not provided any details on the matter.

(Source 1, 2, 3, 4, 5)

It is evident that this is a widespread issue and is causing a lot of inconvenience to users.

However, affected users may not have to dwell with this problem for long as it is a known issue.

According to the official ESPN Fan Support Twitter handle, the service provider is aware of this issue.

(Source 1, 2)

Moreover, ESPN is working to solve the problem with the favorites function which further indicates that users might not have to wait for a fix for too long.

This, however, is still based on our speculation as no ETA for a fix has been provided in the acknowledgement.

It is still good to see that the issue has been promptly acknowledged and is being looked into.


Hopefully, the issue gets resolved soon so that people can use the favorites function without any hassle.

That said, we will report back once we have more details to share so stay tuned to PiunikaWeb.

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Deveshwar Bhardwaj

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