UEFA Euro 2016 is the official app for EURO 2016 – the major soccer event due to be held in France between June 20th until July 10th. This app allows you to follow the daily happenings of one of the greatest soccer competitions of the year, giving you the chance keep yourself well updated with results and whatever’s happening on and off the pitch.
Don’t miss a thing!
Like most applications of this nature, UEFA EURO 2016 has the ability to broadcast live footage of the tournament, including match, news and result coverage, as well as various interviews with some of the biggest names in the business. The app also gives you access to the match schedule and statistics.
You can even customize your app experience by choosing you favorite team, following their journey throughout the tournament. Another interesting feature includes the barometer, which measure players’ performance, giving you a great insight into who is standing out in the competition.
UEFA EURO 2016 has its own team of reporters who are out on the field ready to collect the reactions from the players and coaches so that you’re the first to know what’s happening in the stadiums. In order to sustain the competitive environment between matches, the app also boasts various games and activities within its “Fanzone” – an in-app feature devoted purely to entertainment. Here, you can get involved with soccer pools with your friends, exchange trading cards and even select your “All-time EURO 11”, allowing you to create your own dream team from 50 of the most memorable players in the competition’s history.
Just one team
When you open the app for the first time, it invites you to select your favorite team. This provides you with updates on that specific team, as well as further updates from the tournament in general. Unfortunately, you can only pick one team, which is a real shame if you want to follow the success of another other than your own.
The categories are well organized within the main menu. Those who still don’t have their tickets to watch a game in the flesh can even try their luck to buy one in the appropriate section of the app. For information regarding the cities where the matches are to be held, you’ll need to download another app UEFA EURO 2016 Fan Guide, which is the official tournament guide.
Enjoy the EURO 2016, as if you were there….almost!
If you don’t want to miss EURO 2016 but don’t have a ticket to any of the matches, this app will provide you with great real-time details for the duration of the tournament. Of course, you won’t be able to watch the actual matches through the app – for that you’ll need to either go to a stadium or your local bar. This app should definitely be a must-have for your smartphone this summer!