OPPO Debuts at FC Barcelona’s Home Stadium
Barcelona, August 29, 2015 – The new season’s La Liga competition between FC Barcelona and MÁLAGA CF was going on at Camp Nou, FC Barcelona’s home stadium on August 29th. FC Barcelona, who have won the Triple Crown including the champion of La Liga, did not disappoint their fans on site as well as around the world with a 1 to 0 victory. The game also marked the debut of OPPO and FC Barcelona’s partnership within the stadium, which was officiated in the end of May, 2015. What’s more, it has been confirmed from both sides that a global joint press conference is to be held in Beijing on September 8th and executives from both FC Barcelona and OPPO are expected to deliver more details regarding the partnership.
“It was an incredibly exciting day. With the new season of La Liga, we were finally able to demonstrate to our passionate fans around the world this new collaboration with OPPO, one of the world’s most dynamic smartphone companies.” said FC Barcelona President, Mr. Josep Maria Bartomeu. “OPPO’s energy and global outlook is perfectly in synch with ours here at FC Barcelona, and we look forward to delighting our fans even more as our partnership continues.”
To raise its global presence and show its ambition, OPPO has become the official partner of FC Barcelona for the mobile phone device category from 2015 to 2018, which is regarded as a strategic step for OPPO’s overseas expansion. Throughout the partnership, OPPO has supported the global iconic football team in various ways such as organizing several offline public FC Barcelona game viewing events within markets which OPPO currently operates in.
Just before this, FC Barcelona had won the 2015 UEFA Super Cup Final, which was an amazing start to their season. With a high standard of performance at Camp Nou, FC Barcelona is expected to have a high level of achievement this season. OPPO along with the fans around the world are looking forward to seeing the team win the major trophies.
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About FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona was founded on November 29, 1899 by initiative of a Swiss gentleman called Hans Maximilian Gamper, popularly known as Joan Gamper. Since it was founded, the club has had 44 different presidents. From Walter Wild to Josep Maria Bartomeu, Barça has grown into a massive social phenomenon that reaches far beyond the bounds of mere sport. The club has grown along with the city around it, and has come to represent Barcelona and Catalonia all around the world.
FC Barcelona is one of the football clubs with more members in the world and its achievements have also made it one of the most successful. The many famous victories and all-time greats that have played for the club (Kubala, Cruyff, Maradona, Romário, Rivaldo, Ronaldinho, Messi, and so many more) form an important part of the Barça legacy. But these would be no more than historical anecdotes if it wasn’t for the extraordinary social reality behind the events.
OPPO is a leading global technology brand dedicated to providing consumers across the Americas, Africa, Europe, Oceania, and Asia with pioneering products that never fail to inspire and excite. At OPPO we design, manufacture, and promote our own products, combining innovative technology with unique design, to ensure our customers always receive the best.
Founded in 2004, OPPO quickly proved itself in the market with its intense obsession to details. Each OPPO product encompasses a carefully selected array of attributes to specifically cater for users, combining impressive features with elegant designs. After entering the mobile phone market in 2008, OPPO quickly expanded into overseas markets a year later. OPPO mobile phones are currently available in over 20 markets and offered for online purchase in over 50 additional countries, with the brand already registered in 116 countries as of April 2015.
But OPPO doesn’t stop there. Using our passion for design and commitment to new technologies, OPPO has made a big impact in the audio-visual market by offering world-renowned, premium Blu-ray players in the United States and across Europe. For more information, please visit http://www.oppo.com/en/.