Celtic launch new official YouTube channel
By: Newsroom Staff on 01 Dec, 2012 13:37
CELTIC today revealed a brand new source of club content with the launch of the official Celtic FC YouTube channel. Now Celtic fans around the globe will be able to stay up-to-date with the latest highlights and goals by visiting: youtube.com/celticfc
Celtic’s partnership with YouTube means the club joins the world’s largest and most popular video sharing community. The launch of the site was revealed by Georgios Samaras, and he invited Celtic supporters around the world to join in subscribing to the new site, the latest addition to Celtic’s growing network of official digital club channels.
Georgios Samaras said: “YouTube is brilliant, really good fun and it’s great to see Celtic have their very own YouTube channel. There’s so much great Celtic video content - exciting matches, great goals, famous victories – and now the fans will be able to find it all in one place.”
The site features a wealth of video content including match highlights, classic games, behind -the-scenes footage at training as well as interviews and pre-match news.
Neil Lennon said, “Celtic Football Club is one of the most famous names in world football and YouTube leads the way in pioneering the sharing of video content so it’s great for us to be partnering with them. I’m sure our supporters will love the new site.”
Steve Nuttall, Senior Director for YouTube Sport said: "Over 100 of the leading clubs in Europe run YouTube channels and we´re delighted that Celtic are taking their rightful place amongst them. Leagues, federations and clubs now recognise that a YouTube presence is a great way to grow and engage with a global fan base."