10 Tech Companies That Are Funding Sport In Africa

Written by Peter Pedroncelli

Samsung is a supporter of soccer on the continent. Photo: Wikipedia


Samsung has been a proud sponsor of Africa’s flagship soccer competition, the AFCON, since 2008. They provide tournament organizers with electronics and telecommunications equipment to support the successful hosting of the tournament. Samsung also organised the ‘Pop-Up Stadium’ concept in numerous African countries to offer soccer fans the opportunity to enjoy the matches and share their enthusiasm for the beautiful game outside of the host nation.