Follow Neowin, Disney channels that have been removed from YouTube TV include Local ABC channel, ABC News Live, Disney Channel, Disney Junior, Disney XD, Freeform, FX, FXX, FXM, National Geographic, National Geographic Wild, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN3, ESPNU, ESPNEWS, SEC Network and ACC Network.
Up to 18 TV channels from Disney disappeared from YouTube TV
In its statement, Google said the company has been in talks with Disney over the past few months to secure a new contract to keep Disney channels available on YouTube TV. Even so, this agreement was ultimately not reached as desired before the current agreement expired. In addition to losing live TV channels, YouTube TV subscribers can no longer watch any recorded content from those channels.
Losing a bunch of Disney channels at this point isn’t good for YouTube TV subscribers, especially if they’re fans of TV sports. Losing access to many of the live ESPN channels along with ABC means they won’t be able to watch some end-of-season NFL games, plus many college football games, NHL games… Plus, families With young children it may be difficult to lose Disney Channel, Disney XD, and Disney Junior.
In case you are interested in Disney’s TV channel support services, users can subscribe to Hulu Plus Live TV controlled by Disney. Hulu Plus Live TV is a service that offers live TV channels and add-ons. As previously announced, Hulu Plus Live TV will increase the monthly subscription price from $64.99 to $69.99 from December 21, but will add both Disney Plus and ESPN Plus at no cost.