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Offices

FTBpro
6a Poland Street,
London, Greater London W1F 8PT, GBR

People

Founder & CEO
CTO
VP, Product
Co - Founder & SVP, Engineering

Funding

TOTAL $23.8M
FUNDING TOTAL $23.8M
Venture Round, 5/2013
Battery Ventures
Gemini Israel Ventures
$5.8M
Venture Round, 3/2014
Dawn Capital
Battery Ventures
Gemini Israel Ventures
$18M

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FTBpro

FTBpro is the largest fan-generated football media brand globally, delivering analysis from over 1,700 contributors and comments from millions of fans. Football writers join the platform to publish journalistic articles, create top football content and participate in the debate.

FTBpro’s mission is to champion fan-generated media as a key ingredient of sports journalism.

FTBpro includes multilingual support in English, German, Spanish and Italian. With a network of over 150 team communities in Europe and South America, FTBpro’s content is consumed by a global audience of millions via online media, mobile platforms and handheld devices. FTBpro receives 50 million page views and over 500 million Facebook and Twitter impressions monthly.

Recent Milestones

  • Dollar
    FTBpro received $18M in Venture Round funding. (3/26/14)
    Posted 3/26/14 at 7:17pm via finsmes.com
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    FTBpro — FTBpro, the largest fan-generated media platform in global football, has signed a deal with the Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) to become the title sponsors and media partner of the PFA FanPlayer of the Month and Fan Player of the Year awards (1/20/14)
    Posted 2/13/14 at 6:08am via thepfa.com
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    FTBpro — The League Managers Association has announced the appointment of fan-generated football media brand FTBpro as its new Online Media Partner. In its new role FTBpro.com, which has over 1,400 contributors and participation from over four million users, will (8/15/13)
    Posted 10/31/13 at 1:19am via sportindustry.biz
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    FTBpro — FTBpro.com, the largest fan-generated media platform in online football, has secured $5.8 million financing from Battery Ventures and Gemini Israel Ventures, as the new media company continues to expand into key geographical markets. (5/22/13)
    Posted 7/30/13 at 2:13am via yahoo.com
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    FTBpro — There’s something about soccer (and as a Brit, by that I mean football, puh-lease…) that seems to have captured investors’ imaginations of late. Case in point: FTBpro, a large fan-generated content platform, has now secured $5.8 million from Battery Ventu (5/8/13)
    Posted 5/14/13 at 2:46am via techcrunch.com
  • Dollar
    FTBpro received $5.8M in Venture Round funding. (5/7/13)
    Posted 5/9/13 at 4:42am via finsmes.com
  • Check
    FTBpro added Asaf Peled as Founder & CEO.
    Posted 5/14/13 at 2:57am
  • Check
    FTBpro added Yuval Larom as Co - Founder & SVP, Engineering.
    Posted 3/9/14 at 1:59am

Videos

Screenshots

FTBpro screenshot
Above: FTBpro
Uploaded: 5/9/13
FTBpro screenshot
Above: Post Page
Uploaded: 7/30/13
FTBpro screenshot
Above: Writer Leaderboard
Uploaded: 7/30/13

Products

FTBpro Mobile Application (Android and iPhone)

Websiteftbpro.com/mobile-apps
Launch Date2013
FTBpro screenshot
FTBpro Mobile Application (Android and iPhone) FTBpro Mobile Application (Android and iPhone) FTBpro Mobile Application (Android and iPhone)
FTBpro Mobile Application (Android and iPhone) FTBpro Mobile Application (Android and iPhone) FTBpro Mobile Application (Android and iPhone)

FTBpro.com

Websiteftbpro.com
Blogftbpro.com/blog
Launch Date2011
FTBpro screenshot
Above: Premier League
Uploaded: 1/13/14
FTBpro screenshot
Above: Post Page
Uploaded: 1/13/14
FTBpro screenshot
Above: La Liga
Uploaded: 1/13/14

Sources

  1. FTBpro Raises $5.8M in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  2. FTBpro Closes $18M Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  3. Soccer Apps Get Hot As FTBpro Secures $5.8M To Go Global (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    FTBpro.com, the Largest Fan-Generated Digital Media Platform in Football, Secures $5.8 Million from Battery and Gemini to Fund Global Expansion (finance.yahoo.com) [edit]
    FTBpro Signs LMA (League Managers Association) Media Partnership (sportindustry.biz) [edit]
    FTBpro announce new commercial partnership with the PFA Fans' Player of the Month Awards (thepfa.com) [edit]
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