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Follow the World Cup on your mobile: Introducing the Opera Mini Goal 06

June 14, 2006

Oslo, Norway - June 14, 2006

Football fever has reached the people atOpera Software, who today released Opera Mini Goal 06 - a specialedition of the popular Opera Mini mobile browser made in the spirit ofthe World Cup. Opera Mini Goal 06 gives football fans worldwide instantaccess to live scores, breaking sports news, team updates, statisticsand the latest rumors - all from their mobile phones. Keep on top of thegames and download the free Opera Mini Goal 06 browser today from!


  • FREE!
  • Real-time tables and results
  • Live scores
  • Latest news updates from Eurosport, Soccernet, BBC Sports Online, Soccerway, FIFA, and many more...
  • - World Cup discussion forums
  • ... and full access to the entire Web!

"Millions of us will be thinking about balls obsessively 24/7 over thenext month," says Rolf Assev, Chief Commercial Officer, Opera Software."With Opera Mini Goal 06 we can follow the World Cup anywhere, anytime -and never miss a game!"

Opera Mini is enjoying great success and has attracted more than 3.5million active users since its launch in January. More and morecompanies are signing up to distribute customized versions of Mini totheir customers, including eBay and Pricerunner.


- Opera Mini Goal 06 is available as a free WAP download from

- Screenshots and more information available from

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