09 Sep World Sport Group partners with YuuZoo to launch South Asian Football Federation 2013 Social Network


Singapore, September 9, 2013 Singapore based YuuZoo Corporation (‘YuuZoo’) today announced that it has partnered with World Sport Group (‘WSG’), the sole broadcaster for South Asian Football Federation 2013 (‘SAFF’) in Asia. YuuZoo has developed an exclusive Targeted Social Network (TSN) for the tenth edition of the SAFF Championship. In addition to an exclusive Social Network, YuuZoo has also developed two mobile applications (iOS and Android) for the championship.

You can view the SAFF 2013 Social network page here: SAFF 2013 Social Network

The exclusive social network and mobile applications developed for SAFF will enable millions of football lovers from over 160 countries excluding the eight SAFF member nations – Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal,Pakistan and Sri Lanka to watch all SAFF matches live through the SAFF social network and SAFF mobile applications, starting August 31 2013. The 2013 edition of the SAFF Championship will see eight teams divided into two groups of four for single round-robin play, with the top two teams in each group advancing to the semi-finals. All matches will be played in Kathmandu, Nepal.

With the emergence of Social Networks SAFF has tried to keep its viewers updated through its Facebook page, Twitter and YouTube channels. Yuuzoo’s platforms allow fans and viewers to get comprehensive updates from the competition and to interact with each other on a single channel.

James Clarke, Senior Vice-President, Content, WSG said, “For the first time in SAFF Championship history, fans and viewers in over 160 countries can follow the competition through live broadcasts which are available on PCs and mobile devices. Further, all social media conversations and interaction have been consolidated on one single platform powered by YuuZoo. This will undoubtedly enhance the fans and viewers experience with the competition.”

Glenn Davies, Chief Operating Officer (COO), YuuZoo Corporation said, “We are excited to partner with WSG and represent such a prestigious event like SAFF. YuuZoo looks forward to a long term association with them. It also gives us immense pleasure in the fact that we are the first turn key Social Networking platform enabling SAFF to have their own branded Social site, allowing audiences frfrom over 160 countries to meet and socialise with like-minded fans from around the world.”