The day many of you have been waiting for is finally here. Euro 2008 is set to begin today and the action in Switzerland and Austria will take center stage in the soccer world for the next month.
Today’s matches feature the teams from Group A, with host Switzerland taking on the Czech Republic (11:50am, ESPN Classic) and Portugal meeting Turkey (2:30pm, ESPN Classic).
Soccer By Ives will provide coverage throughout the tournament, with running commentaries and post-match analysis throughout the month. Be sure to check in to SBI every matchday to share your thoughts and opinions on the tournament.
Our Euro 2008 coverage this month is sponsored by Elephant & Castle pub and restaurants, which will be hosting tournament watch parties throughout USA and Canada. Be sure to visit the Elephant & Castle website for more info on their Euro 2008 contests and promotions.
If you are following the matches today, please feel free to share your thoughts and opinions on the action in the comments section below.
Enjoy the tournament and today’s opening matches.