Bengaluru Football Club has officially announced the official app for upcoming I-league tournament which will provide latest updates, news, scores to the club fans. Bengaluru FC partnered with leading MNC software company SAP for the development and design of its official app. The app will be launched officially before 17 January before the I-League 2015 begins.
SAP Labs Managing director Dilipkumar Khandelwal said, “SAP firmly believes that sport is at a point where technology can transform it worldwide. We are trying to engage with different leagues, teams and players to help the interaction between the teams and the fans.”
The application will be available for iOS and android operating systems. The BFC fans can enjoy real time match updates and news. Some other features include ‘swarm’, a real time visualization of how fans converge towards the stadium.
Mustafa Ghouse club COO said, “The fact that we can extend our relationship with the fans to a much broader level across the country and even the world is something that is very exciting for all of us at Bengaluru FC and we’re all looking forward to this partnership and the new app.”
Bengaluru Football Club captain Sunil Chhetri said, “In a world which is becoming increasingly tech-savvy, I think the club’s partnership with SAP and the new Bengaluru FC mobile app will help bridge the gap between technology lovers and genuine football fans.”