Record number of downloads of the official app for AFC Asian Cup Australia 2015
The Official AFC Asian Cup Australia App helped fans to experience the largest Asian football event from the inside.
Fans around the world were able to follow Asian football’s oldest, largest and most important event with the AFC Asian Cup Australia 2015 Official App, available on smartphones and tablets.
Netco Sports launched the official app on both iOS and Android devices for the 16th edition of the AFC Asian Cup, which was held in Australia from 9 till 31 January 2015.
The Official App has been a great success with over 150,000 downloads (84,000 for iOS and 67,500 for Android devices) in comparison with 30,000 of downloads of Asian Cup Qatar 2011.
The app featured a wide range of functionalities as highlights and behind-the-scene videos; results and fixtures for every stages of the event; news and details on participating teams; comprehensive and official live data for all matches with head-to-head, player, team, tournament and match stats.
Major social networks like Twitter and Weibo were integrated as well, allowing fans to get more involved with their favorite competition.
Thanks to World Sports Group, AFC and Netco Sports fans were able to experience the AFC Asian Cup Australia 2015 from the inside and enjoy the tournament like never before.