January 12 – Brazilian superstar Neymar has announced the launch of his own app – Neymar Experience – in partnership with mobile technology company Digible.
The free to download app is a mix of coaching tips alongside nutritional, fitness and training guides. Users will also be able to take part in challenges and upload their results to the app.
Competition winners will and the most engaged users will get the opportunity to take part in training or a recreational game with Neymar.
Launched in Portuguese, Spanish and English language, the app will be available on both Android and iOS platforms.
The Paris Saint-Germain forward, who was signed by the top-flight French club for a record breaking €222 million last summer, will work with Digible to launch the Neymar Experience app, which will teach soccer skills and provide users with various challenges, along with nutritional, fitness and training tips.
“Our proposal is to make cell phone interactions more educational and fun, considering that people are increasingly connected and interacting on social networks,” said Fabio Freitas, Digible’s director and co-founder.
“It is from this perspective that we see the Neymar Experience platform. The expectation is that our user base in Brazil alone will surpass the two million mark in the first few months after the launch.”
Its living in the Google Play store says: “NJR Experience is an educational app created to develop skills, kinds of intelligence and abilities in line with UNESCO’s “Competencies for the 21st Century.” And even better? It’s always based on fun challenges and activities that are to be done and shared with friends, encouraging people to work together and enjoy the fun of learning. It’s Neymar Jr. and his staff teaming up with the biggest champions of education and technology to delight and teach the champions of the future.”
Free to download, money is required for in-app purchases.
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