The official Euro 2008 song is "Can You Hear Me" by Enrique Iglesias. It will be performed live as part of the official closing ceremony after the final in Ernst Happel Stadion in Vienna on June 29. "Can You Hear Me" was written by Enrique Iglesias, Steve Morales and Frankie Storm, recorded at Circle House Studios in Miami and produced by Big Ben Diehl and Carlos Pacuar. It is 3 minutes and 44 seconds in length. The music video, directed by Paul Minor, features football tricks.
As well as the official song, two soundtracks, "Like a Superstar" and "Feel the Rush", have been recorded by Jamaican reggae artist Shaggy as mascot songs for Euro 2008. They form a musical background to video clips featuring the twin mascots Trix and Flix.
The official Swiss song for the tournament is a new version of "Bring en hei" by Baschi, Christina Stürmer sings the official tournament song of Austrian ÖFB, "Fieber" (Fever). Croatia manager, Slaven Bilić has recorded his country's official Euro 2008 song, "Vatreno ludilo" ("Fiery Madness"), with his rock group, Rawbau.
The two official mascots for UEFA Euro 2008, were named after a vote from the public of the two host nations, the options were:
* Zigi and Zagi
* Flitz and Bitz
* Trix and Flix
After receiving 36.3% of the vote, Trix and Flix were chosen. "I am sure the mascots and their names will become a vital part of the understanding of the whole event," said Christian Mutschler, who is the tournament director for Switzerland.
The slogan for UEFA Euro 2008 was chosen on 24 January 2007: Expect Emotions.
The UEFA President Michel Platini stated "It describes in a nutshell what the UEFA Euro 2008 has to offer: all kinds of emotions—joy, disappointment, relief or high tension—right up to the final whistle.
Official song for the european football championship 2008 in Switzerland/Austira by the mascots trix and flix, like a superstar by Shaggy
Der offizielle Song der Maskottchen Trix & Flix zur UEFA EURO 2008™ in der Schweiz und Österreich, gesungen von Shaggy
Copyright by UEFA EURO 2008™ / Shaggy