Singapore – August 21, 2014 – LINE, the world’s leading mobile platform with more than 490 million users,
has announced the launch of an Official Account for the world famous football club, Manchester United.
Founded in 1878, Manchester United is one of the most popular and successful sports teams in the world.
With an accomplished history as two-time champions of the FIFA Club World Cup, three-time champions of
the UEFA Champions League, and twenty-time champions of the English Premier League, the club has
developed a fan base extending beyond England to places across the globe.
With the launch of Manchester United Official Account on LINE, users and fans can receive the latest news,
videos and images from the club. In addition, the Manchester United team will able to engage with fans
across the world using LINE’s global platform.
“We’ve noticed the ardent support from the enormous Manchester United fan base in Asia, in particular,
Singapore, where the traditional Big Four teams – Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal and Chelsea have a
stranglehold over football lovers. We hope the launch of Manchester United Official Account on LINE will give
access to and connect local fans closer with their favourite team” said Mr. Simeon Cho, General Manager of
LINE Business Development Division, LINE PLUS Corporation.
Overview of Manchester United FC’s Official Account
Official Account Name: Manchester United
LINE ID: @manutd
Supported regions: Global
Supported languages: English, Japanese and Thai