World Cup

The FIFA World Cup, often simply the World Cup, is an international association football competition contested by the senior men's national teams of the members of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport's global governing body. The championship has been awarded every four years since the inaugural tournament in 1930, except in 1942 and 1946 when it was not held because of the Second World War. The current champions are Spain, who won the 2010 tournament in South Africa.The current format of the tournament involves 32 teams competing for the title at venues within the host nation(s) over a period of about a month; this phase is often called the World Cup Finals.
Posts about World Cup
  • The Huge Statistics of Sports on Social Media

    … and subsequent conversations amplifying the issue on social media. Open Facebook or Twitter on game day and the threads are full of passionate sports enthusiasts discussing the game, the players, and their excitement or disappointment. In fact, 61% of sports viewers follow sports accounts and 80% interact on social media Tweet This!. Social media…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin Social- 24 readers -
  • Mobile Game Roundup: Nonstop Knight, Candidate Crunch and More

    … competitions including the World Cup, the Women’s World Cup, Copa América Centenario 2016 and more. During games, users move their players and tap buttons to shoot, pass and slide tackle. Users can compete against the computer, or take on other users in player-vs-player matches. The game also includes a party mode in competitions. Overall, the game…

    AllFacebook- 29 readers -
  • State of Content Marketing: Europe

    … Call it crazy, but Adidas went into the FIFA World Cup in Brazil with the singular, ambitious goal of dominating the event on social media. To do so, the brand would have to compete against dozens of sponsors, including heavy hitters like Coca-Cola, Sony, McDonald’s, and Hyundai. But Adidas had an edge. Not only was it producing the World Cup’s…

    Tessa Wegert/ The Content Strategistin Content- 27 readers -
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