Yahoo! buys Citizen Sports - A Social Sport Site

Yahoo! acquires “Citizen Sports,” a leading social media company, and home to #1 fantasy football app on Facebook, Citizen Sports engages and unites fans across the globe around their favorite sports and teams. “Yahoo! Sports’ best in class news and information will be integrated into Citizen Sports’ range of products and applications for football, hockey, […]

Yahoo! acquires “Citizen Sports,” a leading social media company, and home to #1 fantasy football app on Facebook, Citizen Sports engages and unites fans across the globe around their favorite sports and teams. “Yahoo! Sports’ best in class news and information will be integrated into Citizen Sports’ range of products and applications for football, hockey, soccer, baseball, racing, rugby, hockey and cricket. In addition, Yahoo! Sports users will broadcast their allegiances, create or join a conversation with friends and fans and cheer for their teams through Citizen Sports’ applications. By acquiring Citizen’s Sports, Yahoo hopes to strenghten its social strategy of enriching, aggregating and distributing social content from across the web while offering social experience especially since Citizen’s Sports has proven itself in the social sports industry with its innovative applications,” stated Yahoo!.

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