Join a Private League

Receiving an Invite

  • All invitations to join Private Leagues are sent in the form of an email containing a unique URL. This unique URL is the ticket to play in the league.
  • Click on the URL or copy and paste it into your browser's 'Address' field to accept the invitation.
  • Upon joining, your ESPN.com Member ID will be associated with a Team ID and you will become a team owner.
  • Only league creators can invite people to play in their private league.

Using the League Directory

  • If you know the league name and password, you can join a Private League via the League Directory page by clicking "Join League" and entering the information.
  • Click the filters for League Type and Access (Private), type in the name of the League in the Search box and click on the "Search" button.
  • A list of leagues matching the search criteria will be listed.
  • Click on the League Name link you wish to join. You will be brought to a summary page that lists all of the particulars for that league, including scoring settings.
  • Type in the password (case sensitive) and click on the "Join League" button.

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