The NFL Sunday Ticket is a premium sports package on YouTube TV that allows viewers to view season National Football League (NFL) games not carried on local broadcasts in the area.
The NFL Sunday Ticket was initially offered by DirecTV, but now has moved over to YouTube in a seven-year agreement between Google and the National Football League. Fans who want to follow their favorite teams or players outside their local broadcasting area can tune in on Sunday afternoon to watch the games.
The NFL Sunday Ticket on YouTube TV is an annual paid membership for each season. This ticket is usually non-refundable and non-cancellable, even though it was bought as an add-on for YouTube TV or as a YouTube Primetime Channel. Once you activate a payment method for a season, you cannot cancel your membership or request a refund for that season. In this article, you will learn 4 proven ways how to cancel the NFL Sunday Ticket on YouTube TV. Read on!!!
4 Proven Ways on How to Cancel NFL Sunday Ticket on YouTube TV
#1. Cancel Auto-renewal Before Adding Payment Method
The first method is to cancel auto-renewal before adding the payment method. As of last year July, when a user purchases NFL Sunday Ticket as an add-on to their YouTube TV Base Plan with YouTube Billing, the NFL Sunday Ticket membership will automatically renew every season at the retail price at the time. But if it was purchased before July 10, the NFL Sunday Ticket membership won’t automatically renew for next season.
Users can cancel automatic renewal before their payment method is charged and accepted. This means your NFL Sunday ticket renewal will not be charged on the next billing date. You can continue to watch NFL Sunday Ticket for the rest of the season with your subscription for that season until it expires. Your payment for a season is non-refundable.
How to cancel add-on renewal:
- Go to tv.youtube.com on your web browser.
- Sign in with your Google Account once the landing page opens.
- In the upper-right corner, click on your profile picture.
- Click on Settings.
- Under the “Memberships option,” locate your NFL Sunday Ticket membership and then click MANAGE.
- Locate your billing date, and click CANCEL next to it.
- Tap YES, CANCEL to finish cancellation.
- An email will be sent to you for confirmation.
#2. Cancel While on a Free Trial
There is a seven-day free trial for the NFL Sunday ticket offered by YouTube TV in a seven-year agreement between Google and the National Football League. Before you commit fully to a subscription, YouTube allows you to enjoy this football program for seven days for free. After which you are automatically billed for the whole season with a no refund option.
You can go ahead to cancel during your free trial then you will no longer have access to the NFL Sunday ticket on YouTube TV.
How to cancel your NFL Sunday Ticket free trial:
- If you signed up for NFL Sunday Ticket through YouTube, navigate to the Paid Memberships page to cancel the free trial.
- If you signed up for NFL Sunday Ticket through YouTube TV, navigate to your Account Subscriptions settings page to cancel your free trial.
#3. Pause your Base Plan
When you pause your base plan instead of cancelling it totally, you lose access to your NFL Sunday Ticket and you will not receive a refund at the end of your current billing cycle. You will also lose access to any NFL Sunday Ticket free trials you may have claimed. Here’s how to pause your base plan:
- Go to tv.youtube.com on your mobile web browser.
- Click on your profile photo.
- Go to Settings options and then select Membership
- Click Manage and click on “Pause membership”.
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Can I Cancel an NFL Sunday Ticket Subscription at Any Time?
Of course, you can cancel your subscription at any time. But note that there is no refund for you if you cancel before your subscription ends.
Are There Extra Charges for Cancelling an NFL Sunday Ticket Before the End of the Subscription?
It is important to read the terms and conditions before cancelling so you know if there might be charges for cancelling before the end of time.
Can I re-subscribe after cancelling my NFL Sunday Ticket subscription?
Yes, it is possible to cancel your subscription and re-subscribe later when you want.
Can I Cancel my NFL Sunday Ticket Subscription on the YouTube Mobile App?
No, you need to cancel through the website.
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