UEFA EURO 2008™ is a sports video game that is also the EuroCup 2008's official video game accompaniment. The player can play many of the 53 teams that are qualified for the Euro Cup 2008, an international football tournament involving football teams in Europe. The game is a detailed reproduction of the tournament. It resembles the stadiums, the fields, and even the team rosters at that time to create a video game representation of the tournament.
UEFA Euro 2008 the video game lets the user create a customized player to become part of any team. During a game, there is the option to play as the entire team or only as one football player. Playing as an entire team means the player has to control all the players. Playing as a single character lets the player control only one football player in the field. The game has an online functionality, allowing the player to compete against other players from worldwide. Tournaments can also be participated.
UEFA Euro 2008 the video game mimics the rules of the International tournament. When playing in career mode, the player guides the team from the qualifiers until the tournament finals. The game features weather and field elements, which affect gameplay.