TSN, TSN.ca, TSN Mobile & TSN Radio 1050 to involve fans in Euro 2012 Final draw coverage
With TSN, football fans wonâ€™t be left out of the coverage for Fridayâ€™s UEFA Euro 2012 final draw.
TSN, TSN.ca and TSN Mobile TV will broadcast the UEFA Euro 2012 final draw starting from 11:55am EST.
A repeat version will take place at 8:30pm EST on TSN. Online viewers will be able to follow the coverage of the event in Kyiv through TSN Radio 1050.
TSN.ca will welcome football fansâ€™ opinion with a live blog. Luke Wileman and Jason deVos, along with Noel Butler, will get busy right after the draw.
The trio will offer followers extensive analysis through a show that will kick off at 1:00pm EST and last half an hour on TSN as tweets will be read on air.
TSN.ca will take charge of running the rest of the show from 1:30pm EST. TSNâ€™s Facebook page and Twitter account will welcome members to share their opinions about the UEFA Euro 2012 final draw.
As part of TSNâ€™s plan to involve the public in the coverage, the TSN panel would read and answer the fansâ€™ submitted comments and questions.
Fourteen teams qualified to the tournament to join co-hosts Poland and Ukraine. Ten secured automatic tickets. They were Spain, Netherlands, Sweden, Germany, Italy, England, Russia, Greece, Denmark and France.
As group runners-up, Croatia, Portugal, Republic of Ireland and Czech Republic won their respective two-legged playoff tie to reach the finals.
Poland will be in Group A while Ukraine will be in Group D. The four pots for the draw are as follows:
Pot 1: Poland, Ukraine, Spain, Netherlands
Pot 2: Germany, Italy, England, Russia
Pot 3: Croatia, Greece, Portugal, Sweden
Pot 4: Denmark, France, Czech Republic, Republic of Ireland