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Arsenal the First Premier League Club to Launch an Amazon Alexa Skill

The Arsenal Football Club is proud enough to be the first Premier League club to launch an Alexa skill that its delivered news about it:

Arsenal launch new Alexa skill

The team org didn’t skimp, either, as the skill looks pretty fantastic. You can’t stream the actual game, but you can use Alexa to get pre-game build-up, post-game stats, and even accompanying commentary during live play.

Here’s some examples of things you can say…

Pre Match:
“Alexa, ask Arsenal for the match preview.” – receive an overview of the upcoming match.
“Alexa, ask Arsenal who’s injured?” – find out who is injured.
“Alexa, ask Arsenal for the team lineup.” – available approximately one hour before kick-off.
“Alexa, ask Arsenal for the pre-match build up.” – listen to the official pre-match commentary, available around 30 minutes before kick-off.
During Match:
“Alexa, ask Arsenal for the live commentary.” – listen to the official match commentary, available during a game.
“Alexa, ask Arsenal for the match summary.” – find out the score, bookings, injuries and substitutions.
“Alexa, ask Arsenal for the score.” – learn how we’re getting on in-play.
Post Match:
“Alexa, ask Arsenal for the post match analysis.” – listen to the official post-match commentary, available for around 30 minutes after the final whistle.
“Alexa, ask Arsenal for the match report.” – hear the official Arsenal opinion of the game.

 

Where to get it: You can locate the Arsenal Skill in the Amazon Alexa app, enable it using your voice, or use the following web link: Arsenal

The skill is available for both US and UK Alexa owners.

Alexa is available for Amazon devices Echo, Dot, Tap, Fire tablets, and Fire TV, but also on iOS, Android, and the web with Reverb.ai.


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