The football fever is at an all-time high thanks to the ongoing Euros 2016 and Copa Am rica Centenario. If you are looking to get your dose of football before the matches, Facebook has you covered. The company has essentially launched a hidden football game on its Messenger platform. It is basically a game of keepie uppie and tests your touch skills. Hit the break to know how to access and play the game. Also Read - Facebook is finally bringing 'smart glasses' in collaboration with Ray-BanAlso Read - Google, Facebook make vaccination mandatory for employees returning to office
To play the game, you need to locate the football emoji on Facebook Messenger and then send it to someone. You will then have to just click on the emoji and the game will automatically pop up. This is similar to the hidden basketball game where you had to follow the same process.
The rule of the game is pretty simple you just have to tap on the football and not let it touch the ground. While the rule may be simple, the game isn t and it s quite difficult to get a good score. There are also many cute emojis, which keep popping up to encourage you in your game.
This game has been launched to cash in on all the football craze around the ongoing Euros 2016 and Copa Am rica Centenario. Football is not the first sport to make its way in Messenger. Earlier in March, a hidden basketball game was added in honor of March Madness. And in February, this year, chess was added to Messenger as well.
Facebook has had new changes in Messenger recently with the revival of SMS support for Android being the latest one. Facebook has also decided to end Messenger support on mobile browsers which will require users to download the app to message people on Facebook.