Communications company Orange and football association UEFA announced on Thursday that they have teamed up to unveil the Official UEFA EURO 2012 mobile app, a source of information on Europe’s top football tournament.
According to the company, the free app, available on eight mobile platforms including iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Blackberry, Bada and Java, provides up-to-date news on the teams and tournament, live text commentaries, video interviews, as well as premium paid for highlights, statistics and personalised push notifications.
Football fans will also be able to share content from a EURO app via Facebook and Twitter to share tournament news and updates with friends and family.
Fans visiting Poland and Ukraine can also use the built-in travel information to learn more about the cities they are visiting, information about the stadiums, get travel information and find the official UEFA Fan Zones in Poland, where fans can visit the Orange area to charge their phones, play interactive games and relax with their friends.
The app is available in all major application stores for fans in Spain, Poland, France, the UK, Slovakia, Romania, Austria, Luxembourg, Moldova, Switzerland and Armenia. UEFA and Orange will be releasing an update to the official app closer to the tournament to add advanced features including friend and venue finder, fan kit and premium video highlights.