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Applicaster powers CONMEBOL Copa America app

June 4, 2019

Applicaster, the company simplifying the production, delivery and management of direct-to-consumer media applications is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the official CONMEBOL Copa America 2019 mobile app and web experience. Together the mobile and web experiences will provide soccer fans an unparalleled viewing experience throughout this major soccer tournament from anywhere in the world.

First established in 1916, The CONMEBOL Copa America tournament is one of the most popular soccer competitions in Latin America. In its 46th tournament, the event will take place in six different venues across five major Brazilian cities. The competition will be digitally supported through an official app and website created by Applicaster to offer users the most up-to-date news, videos and statistics from the games, along with team line-ups, match schedules and venue information. Users may even purchase tickets and official merchandise through the official app and website.

The CONMEBOL Copa America 2019 app is one of the most comprehensive apps created for a sports tournament of this size and will provide a radically enhanced viewing experience from past years. With the ability to capture real time updates from the field, the app will allow fans to access the games at their fingertips without being in the stadium or watching live. The app also integrates with social media platforms Twitter and Instagram, allowing users to easily like, comment and share content from the games in seconds to increase social engagement with the  CONMEBOL Copa America.

“Conmebol Copa America is the oldest tournament in the world,” said Hugo Figueredo, competition director of Conmebol clubs. “It has made the whole continent vibrate for over 100 years and we are very excited that this year we can reach all South American fans through various platforms.”

Using personalized onboarding, users will be able to select the topics they are most interested in following during the competition. Fans can select their favorite teams and players to receive notifications on match stats, goals and even penalties. The app also syncs to a live statistics provider that updates users on the game in real time and provides stats including date, venue, phase, players records, team possessions, shots, current Football Club, tournaments played and more.

The app has been equipped to acquire data throughout the competition, accumulating information and statistics related to the teams and individual players. For every team in the tournament, the app will display tournament records and insights such as possession goals, corners, players in the field, their league teams and more. The app stores records from each match to construct and tell a complete overview of CONMEBOL Copa America 2019 from beginning to end.

“CONMEBOL has carefully selected every feature and function to make their digital assets an experience where all fans can connect, enjoy, and keep up to date with all things Copa America. At Applicaster we are very proud to support CONMEBOL with one of the most complete and disruptive apps we have ever seen in support of an international tournament. We are very excited to see the excitement it will generate from the fans” said Patrick Stuart, Senior Director, Sports in Applicaster.

The Applicaster powered, CONMEBOL Copa America App is available for download in the iOS and Android App stores.

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