Five-minute guide to Euro 2008
The Euros, far more than the World Cup, serve up surprises. In 1992 Denmark wasn't even supposed to be in the competition (it was recalled at the last minute due to sanctions against Yugoslavia) and it won the tournament. And, of course, four years ago Greece pulled off one of the biggest shocks in international soccer history, when it triumphed in Portugal. So take all predictions with a grain of salt.
Spain. The biggest underachievers in the game have a deep and talented squad, led by
Mark your calendars: June 17, France vs. Italy in Zurich.
Germany is the popular choice. An apparently easy group,
Ballack (Germany), the