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Tag Archives: euro 2008

Vicente del Bosque Announces Spain’s Provisional 30-Man Squad For FIFA World Cup 2010 Part Three

Posted on by Andy Pineda

On Tuesday, the goalkeepers and defenders were discussed, and Wednesday, the midfielders were discussed.  With all of the creative talent in the midfield, that will bring the pressure on the forwards to convert the multitudes of chances that Xavi, Xabi … Continue reading

HD Coming To Fox Soccer Channel

Posted on by Christopher Harris

It’s one of the questions I get asked quite often. When will Fox Soccer Channel be available in high definition TV (HDTV)? Until now, there wasn’t a succinct answer, but we finally have good news. Fox Soccer Channel will be … Continue reading

Tottenham Hotspur Signs Roman Pavlyuchenko For £14 Million

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Tottenham Hotspur has announced that the club has reached an agreement with Spartak Moscow to sign Russian striker Roman Pavlyuchenko for a transfer fee believed to be £14 million. The star striker who made a huge impression in Euro 2008 … Continue reading

Why Sky Sports News Sucks

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Thought for the day: If you were an alien that landed on earth and were forced to watch the Sky Sports News program “Through The Night,” would you know that the biggest sporting event in the world waa taking place, … Continue reading

Martin Rogers Discusses Spurs Transfer Signings, Euro 2008 And Olympics

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Don’t miss the latest Major League Soccer Talk podcast interview with Martin Rogers, Yahoo’s world soccer writer. Interviewed by Kartik Krishnaiyer, Rogers answers questions about several topics including Tottenham Hotspur’s transfer signings, how the Euro 2008 tournament was received in … Continue reading

England World Cup Qualifying Campaign

Posted on by Josh Allen

Having suffered the heart break of not reaching Euro 2008 perhaps now, as we gear up for the new season would be an interesting time to look at England’s World Cup qualifying schedule. With just less than seven weeks to … Continue reading

How Fox Soccer Channel Can Improve Its Summer Programming

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Television companies that feature the Premier League throughout the season face the harsh reality of trying to keep their viewers returning during the three months in late Spring to early summer when the Premiership is on break. The issue is … Continue reading

ABC Gets 3.1 Overnight Rating For Spain-Germany Final: So What's Next For ESPN?

Posted on by Jeff Hash

Sunday afternoon’s Euro 2008 final between Spain and Germany on ABC was watched by 2.4 million overnight households according to numbers announced by Nielsen Media Research.  That gives the broadcast a 3.1 overnight rating based on the 77 million households in … Continue reading

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ESPN Has The Power To Make Soccer Successful In America

Posted on by Christopher Harris

ESPN has finally cracked the code of how to produce soccer for the American audience. Show it in high definition, feature a strong team of commentators, promote the tournament across your networks, don’t cut the national anthems, include advertising at … Continue reading

Spain Win Euro 2008

Posted on by Garrett Rodriguez

Spain have finally overcome their history of underachievers to win Euro 2008. They did so while playing a variation of the style that sometimes led to them being eliminated from competitions. This time around there was one huge difference, the teams spirit. Weather it … Continue reading

Final Standings For EPL Talk Euro 2008 Fantasy Football League

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The EPL Talk Euro 2008 Fantasy Football League ended in 46th place in the Best Leagues standing with an average score of 268.2. As far as we can tell, we ended up in first place among the private leagues originating … Continue reading

What Is The Best Soccer Tournament In Recent Memory?

Posted on by Christopher Harris

<a href=”http://answers.polldaddy.com/poll/737789/” >What has been your favorite tournament?</a> <br /> <span style=”font-size:9px;”> (<a href=”http://www.polldaddy.com”> polls</a>)</span>

Google Celebrates Euro 2008 With Homepage Doodle

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Google is getting into the mood for today’s Euro 2008 final by showing a soccer doodle on its homepages in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. As of writing, Google Spain’s homepage didn’t feature the image. German seventeen year old Mai Dao … Continue reading

Spain-Italy Most Watched Match So Far And Other ESPN Euro Ratings News

Posted on by Jeff Hash

As we head into the final weekend of Euro 2008, ESPN decided to take the occasion yesterday to put out a new press release talking about how the tournament is doing viewership wise through the quarterfinal round.  So, what did they have … Continue reading

EPL Talk Fantasy Football: Euro 2008 Winds Down

Posted on by Christopher Harris

There’s just one game left in Euro 2008, which means there’s one last chance to get as many points as possible in the EPL Talk Euro 2008 Fantasy Football game. The winner will receive a replica jersey of the Euro … Continue reading

ESPN's Euro 2008 Advertising Gone Wrong

Posted on by Christopher Harris

When was the last time you saw a banner advertisement on the homepage of a major website promoting soccer in the United States? I had to rub my eyes when I saw it earlier Thursday afternoon on the homepage of … Continue reading

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ESPN's Euro 2008 Dream Goes According To Plan

Posted on by Christopher Harris

ESPN and ABC’s dreams have come true. Sunday’s Euro 2008 final between Germany and Spain is a far better proposition for the Disney owned TV networks than Turkey against Russia would have been. With plenty of German Americans living in … Continue reading