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Press release

Euro 2004: Join the football fever with Swisscom

01 June 2004

Swisscom remains firmly on the ball: At the European Football Championships in Portugal, Switzerland's largest telecommunications company will be co-sponsoring the Swiss national team. This commitment will be complemented by a wide range of information services, offers and promotions. These include SMS and MMS services, online news, two EURO 2004 bundles and one-franc football stickers.

Swisscom is a successful sponsor of football: the company is title sponsor of the Swisscom Cup, the official partner of the Swiss Football Association (SFV) and, in addition to the national A team, also supports Switzerland's other national teams. Swisscom will be the official sponsor at the U-19 European Championships, which are taking place in Switzerland from 13 to 24 July.

Swisscom Mobile has launched a number of attractive data services, just in time for the 2004 European Championships in Portugal:  SMS and MMS info services deliver background information, results and the latest pictures from Portugal. Fans will receive the latest information about the day's events or the Swiss national team, for example. On Vodafone live! it will also be possible to see the full range of information and entertainment services for EURO 2004 at a glance. Swisscom Mobile is also running an SMS EuroQuiz, offering not only instant and weekly prizes, but also the chance to win a trip to Portugal in the quiz final.

Two EURO 2004 bundles are available for football fans from Swisscom Shops: If you take out a new Swisscom Mobile subscription, you will receive an original national team T-shirt from Puma and a Sony Ericsson Z600 with five individual, exchangeable covers. Swisscom Fixnet is presenting the 


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