Kicker scores Ticker

Olympia-Verlag GmbH, the publisher of Germany’s popular Kicker magazine (and website) invests a “7-figure” Euro amount in Tickaroo GmbH.

Tickaroo offers a smartphone application for professional live sports information publishing. Its application enables users to publish their own professional sports-liveticker at the event, and share their passion on their blog or Website. The company was founded in 2011 and is based in Regensburg, Germany.

The two companies have been cooperating since 2013, Tickaroo built the mobile website for kicker.de. The Company’s ticker is already used by almost 14,000 sports teams. More information here and here.