You’ve probably heard it a million times, but, truth is, Football is not a game, it’s a religion. Now why am I talking about football you say? Well, come June 8th, the 14th UEFA European Football Championship will kick off, and for almost one whole month, the excitement levels will be high! Android users can now stay close to some of the high adrenaline action by downloading the official UEFA Euro 2012 app to get live results, custom alerts, news, photos and the table standings at the end of each match.
The Official UEFA Euro 2012 App for Android has a pretty clean interface. The Home page displays the latest stories for Euro 2012 fans, along with the latest photos of some of the top players in action on the field, and the official mascots Slavik and Slavko. The expandable arrow icon at the bottom of the screen opens up a whole gallery of images for the delightful fan!
The Home screen also lets you set up your favorite teams to follow, (not more than 3 teams are allowed) and you can follow their progress as the event gets underway. Once you set up your favorite teams, you can see the flags at the top of the app screen along with the latest breaking stories about the teams. Tap the flag to quickly view the teams match schedules, the starting lineup, and player stats.
Screenshots of the Official UEFA Euro 2012 App
The grid icon at the top of the Home screen slides open a menu listing the matches, teams, news and photos; video center, the UEFA Euro official Facebook feed, and settings.
The Video page features 4 sections. Euro 2012, Champions league, Europa league, and free content.
The Free video content section features news and interviews, while the rest of the sections feature video highlighting action that can be watched by making an in-app purchase. Just select a match and click Purchase pass. You can also enter a promo code if you have one! You can watch full video highlights from midnight after the end of the match.
While this is all great, don’t expect to see any live video coverage.
The Settings page lets you set options to receive push notifications of all the key match events such as goals scored, card alerts, substitutions, and more. You can also turn on the Live ticker here.
Overall, the Official UEFA Euro 2012 App for Android is a treat for every football fan.
Download the app here and transport yourself to Poland and Ukraine this summer.
May the best team win…or make that May My Favorite team win!
Who are you rooting for in this Euro 2012? Share your thoughts in the comments section.