Compete as one of 52 teams from qualification right through to a virtual reproduction of UEFA EURO 2008 in Austria and Switzerland.
Captain Your Country
Play as yourself on the same team with up to three friends, all playing individual positions on the pitch. Compete collaboratively to win games but compete against each other for the captaincy. Develop your player through eight status levels to earn the captaincy of your country and the right to lead your team.
Play alongside your heroes by customizing yourself in game. Place your name on your jersey, then earn experience points to enhance your skills and reputation.
Battle of the Nations
Represent your country online against your rivals around the world to win global supremacy. Earn individual and team points. Think your nation is the best? Now you can prove it!
EURO Online Knockout Draw
Battle gamers from other nations online in 16-team single elimination tournaments to gain points for your nation.
Enhanced Penalty Kicks
Experience the challenge of a penalty shoot-out as if you were on the pitch. Master your nerves to score the goal that puts your team in the UEFA EURO 2008 final.
Score a goal and then control your player’s movements and actions to celebrate the way you want to.
Dynamic Rain and Mud
Winter weather from across Europe is authentically re-created to simulate real-world playing conditions. Experience driving rain that creates sloppy, muddy pitches which dramatically impacts passing and player performance.
Home & Away Match Strategy
CPU mimics international football by creating strategic, defensive formations for away teams intent on playing for a draw.
Compete in all 8 official stadiums of UEFA EURO 2008.
Watch reactions from team managers on the sideline as they shout encouragement or become disappointed in your team’s performance.
EA SPORTS Football Engine
An evolution of the market leading EA SPORTS football engine with enhanced goalkeeper AI, collisions, and trapping that make this the best-playing EA SPORTS football game.
Story of Qualifying
Play the qualifying campaign and step up at key defining moments to lead your country to Europe’s biggest prize. Complete team and individual tasks.
Dynamic Player Ratings
Real-time player ratings change based on actual player performance, simulating the momentum swings of a real season.