Best FREE apps for football fans

May 20, 2015 • Tags: #footballapps #liveonsatfootball

If you take your football serious, those five apps you must have on your smartphone!

FourFourTwo magazine was launched in 1994 on the back of a World Cup.

Two decades on, FourFourTwo is one of the world’s biggest football magazine, published in 17 markets, with a digital portfolio that includes an iPad magazine app and FourFourTwo stats-app.

FourFourTwo is the App for you, if you take your football serious.

It offers full analysis of all the top 5 Europe football leagues, from the basic team stats like ball possession and shoot counts to full player stats and work rates.

The App also provides full match previews with lineups and interesting statistical information.

Fans can choose their favorite teams, and they receive notifications with all important news, key stats, pre-match facts, starting lineups and live match information.

You can also share each app feature and stats on social media.

FourFourTwo is available for both platforms and is simply a “must have” for every football fan.

With this app you can talk about football in a different way.


Keeps you in touch with other fans of your favorite team worldwide even if you are watching a game at home by yourself.

SportsYapper can perfectly replace Facebook and Twitter sharing your thoughts and comments only with people watching the match in this moment.

The App also has an alert system so fans will be reminded about the start of the game.

SportsYapper users can receive replies from other fans and they receive all Yapper updates as notifications.

Twitter is still one of the most popular social platform for sport fans, but this twitter-like app is made for sport fans who want to engage with others exclusively on the basis of their favorite sport topics.

A lot of football prominent journalists and commentators are starting to use the app every day, writing their thoughts about teams and players. Fans are encouraged by this fact, because communicating with important people from media was never easier.

App provides even a lot more features, and it’s getting very popular as a social media tool for sport fans.

One Football®

“we are crazy about football. That’s why we created the best mobile platform for fans around the world” 

You can add friends who already have the app to your contact list. You can also talk with them about favorite topics, follow a match together and share all news and scores on social media.

The App also provides match statistics, which are not as deeply elaborated as in Squawka or FourFourtwo.

For us, the most interesting feature is staying up to date with hundreds of news, articles and social media posts from your favorite clubs and competitions. The App can also replace live score apps you are using.

If you need all important pre-match info with statistics and lineups together with all news provided by different medias One Football is the perfect app for you.

One Football can also be used as a social media tool for football fans. The App is made for both platforms and it’s optimized for apple watch. A version without ads costs 3,99€ for one year.


Squawka is the top choice for news and football gossip with a broad selection of articles. It is the best app in terms of news.

There is something for everyone in this app and it’s a perfect analysis tool. Choose a game you are interested in and you will be presented with both a chat and a data panel.

Squawka also provides live statistics on each team, any player or any two players head-to-head in the data panel.

With the Squawka app, fans are up to date with every little match detail. The most interesting feature is the Squawka performance score. Squawka has built its own scientific player performance scoring algorithm.

There is no maximum number the scores go up to, but the more the bubble is filled up with colour the better the game of the current player. Fans can also easily share all news and statistic maps on social media. It’s also made to communicate with other fans, posting your predictions, comments and sharing interesting statistical data.

App is free and available for both platforms. 


Flash Score offers sport live scores results for over 30 sports live. Lower leagues, tennis challengers or even golf tournaments – they will serve you fast and accurate scores of all these events.

In most cases, Flashscore is less than 10 seconds behind the real action.

Fans can choose their own teams and follow them under My games Tab. They are also providing several more personalization options, but you need to log in.

Sound notifications and live standings update improve your live football adventure. Flashscore also provides statistics but not as deeply elaborated as on Squawka and FourFourTwo.

Most interesting feature is watching goals videos directly on the web site only few moments after the goal was scored. The Flashscore App is a must have for all betting fans providing also odds comparison, head to head statistics, my games tab and live statistics for all big matches.

App is free and available for both platforms.