Excerpt from Soccernomics
Euro 2012 news
Euro 2012 teams
Coldplay and ESPN have signed a marketing deal that will have the rock band promoting soccer and the sports network promoting the band's new album.
England manager Steve McClaren has called off a trip to the United States next week to look at coaching methods in American football's NFL after his team's Euro 2008 qualifying defeat by Croatia.
Lots more eyes on Euro matches
European Championship's viewership