Onefootball is an online media platform for football fans that was founded in 2008 by Lucas von Cranach and is headquartered in Berlin, Germany. The platform covers news related to the Premier League, Champions League, LaLiga, Bundesliga, Manchester United, Barcelona, Real Madrid, and Liverpool. The company is also offering a mobile application for their soccer media platform that is available on the Apple App Store and Google Play. According to the companies website they have over 30 nationalities, over 150 Onefootballers, more than 75+ FIFA hours, 3 Onefootball anthems, over 100 M2 of artificial grass in their office, and 20 teams.
On December 4, 2017 Onefootball completed their series C funding round with an undisclosed amount of funding which brought their total amount of funding to date over the $20 million of publicly reported funding. The founder of Onefootball, Lucas von Cranach, made the following statement regarding the companies series C funding round:
Raising capital is a necessity to match the goal which you are putting yourself forward. We’ve raised some capital, but I always looked at the dilution, valuation and money in the bank triangle.