- Liverpool offers its stadium to the world
The world of sport has decided to embrace virtual reality, whether in basketball or already with football and Monaco, this time, we remain in the world of football, but we will cross the Channel to reach Liverpool. So the club Liverpool FC and its sponsor Standard Chartered, have decided to launch a program called 'Inside Anfield', this aims to offer a virtual reality experience to supporters wishing to visit the legendary Anfield stadium, but who do not have the chance to be able to move.
This experience will be inaugurated next Saturday, the experience installs you in the shoes of a player, including an unprecedented view inside the locker room of the players in the middle of a chat with coach Jurgen Klopp, you will then walk through the tunnel leading to the stadium, with a raving crowd singing the now legendary Reds anthem "You'll Never Walk Alone". The device will not require a particular virtual reality headset, as the experience will be available in video format and a simple Google Cardboard may suffice.
Liverpool offers its stadium to the world
“We are very proud to have had the opportunity to bring this amazing experience to Liverpool fans wherever they are in the world. This technological initiative will really put you right in the stadium! " Details Karen Fawcett, CEO of Standard Chartered Bank.
There is no doubt that the experience will be followed by a very large number of fans, given the worldwide fame of the Liverpool club. The 'Inside Anfield' experience will be available for free on the Liverpool FC Facebook page from next Saturday, in the Premier League's first home game against defending champions Leicester City.