FIFA World Cup 2018: After google app update now facebook also updated its own Messenger app. Fans can see an animated message at the top of their Facebook News Feed inviting them to share their fandom with a profile frame of their favourite team competing in the World Cup.
Fans clicking on the message will be able to update their profile frame with the team frame of their choice. Profile frames are available for all 32 teams competing in the tournament.
The company has launched new features across its platform and Messenger app. These include:
- Team colours – Fans may update their profile frame with a football team frame of their choice.
- Post and comment animations – Users will be able to celebrate teams by using certain highlighted phrases in News Feed, which will then be animated.
- Camera effects – The camera in the Messenger and Facebook apps will support AR effects related to the World Cup, including face paint and player stickers.
FIFA World Cup 2018, which is being held from June 14 to July 15 in Russia, will be the ideal time when Messenger users share stickers and messages expressing support for their favorite team.