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Rakuten Viber celebrates football with new chatbot, stickers, AR Lenses, and more


Published : 23 Nov 2022 07:59 PM

Rakuten Viber announces the launch of interactive and gamified football-related features, including a chatbot, AR Lenses, a sticker pack, and international andnational sports media Channels to follow the latest news in international football competitions.

The new features will kick off in November and be available for two months. Now Bangladeshi users can truly enjoy the most significant moments of their favorite football games in a truly engaging way.

Football is the most popular sport globally with billions of fans spreading over 200 countries. Bangladesh is a crazy football nation with millions of fans and is famous worldwide for its passion for this support. In celebration of the sport and its ability to bring countries together from every corner of the world, Viber has launched a campaign enabling its users to follow along and engage with all the football news.

Viber’s 2022 global football campaign will help its millions of app users celebrate the sport with match predictions chatbot to inspire friendly competitions within private or group chats. To follow alongside their favorite team, users’ predictions can be posted on the global leaderboard for a chance to win rewards, depending on the region of the users.

“With so many passionate football fans around the world, and with Viber’s global audience, we wanted to enable our users to get involved and stay connected to one another. We are excited to offer many different rewards and interactive content to our users,” said Atanas Raykov, Senior Director Growth Top Markets of Rakuten Viber.

“Our users can celebrate their home football team’s wins alongside their friends, family, and colleagues. Sharing your predictions, finding out the score of the latest game, or checking the global leaderboard will be as easy as opening the Viber app,” he added.