THE Football App, a Berlin, Germany-based provider of a mobile football application, raised a €10m Series A funding.
The round was led by Earlybird Venture Capital.
The company intends to use the capital to continue to grow globally, especially in light of the upcoming 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, to improve the community and social features, as well as to release complementing products.
Led by Lucas von Cranach, co-Founder and CEO, THE Football App aggregates data, media content and services (e.g. ticketing) from providers around the world and aggregates them into the app. Users can access live tickers, rankings, team statistics, and services for leagues, teams, and matches. Content currently covers over 100 leagues in 6 languages.
The app is free and available on iTunes, Google Play, Windows Store and Samsung SmartTV.
The company is hiring (read here).