Euro Cup: thrilling sports activities in the UK to celebrate the football games in style

London breathes sports, and there’s no better time to be in the UK capital than during the Euro Cup. Stadium tours, sports pubs, and exciting activities – get ready for unique experiences while supporting your football players over the course of the following weeks!

We’ve selected a few attractive activities for sports lovers to mark the Euro Cup 2024 in London and beyond. Here are popular sports activities in the UK to avoid FOMO and soak up the football vibe!

Next England games (Group C):

  • 16th June, 20:00 BST: England vs Serbia
  • 20th June, 17:00 BST: England vs Denmark
  • 25th June, 20:00 BST: England vs Slovenia

Catch the game at iconic venues

Wembley Stadium

Wembley, the heart of English football, will please every football fan with its grandiose pitch side. Imagine the stadium crowd’s roar as you visit it (goosebumps!). If you can’t get a ticket, consider a Wembley stadium tour to learn behind-the-scenes insights.

Sports Bars and Pubs

London’s pubs are legendary; they become the epicentre of football fever during the Euro Cup or any large football gathering. Advance booking is strongly recommended, but we thought you may be interested in sports-friendly places like:

  • The Famous Three Kings, Fulham – known for its international sports screenings and lively atmosphere.
  • Greenwood, Victoria – a chic sports lounge with massive screens and craft beers.
  • Flat Iron Square, Southwark – an outdoor area with giant screens and street food vendors, perfect for a lively game-watching experience.

Football-Themed Activities

Play at Powerleague

Fancy a kickabout? Head to one of Powerleague’s venues around London, where you can play five-a-side football with family or friends. It’s a fun way to stay active and feel part of the Euro Cup excitement!

Visit the Arsenal or Chelsea Museums

Dive deep into the history of two of London’s most storied clubs. Both Arsenal and Chelsea have excellent museums and stadium tours offering fascinating insights into their rich histories, trophies and achievements.

Experience other sports

Tennis at Wimbledon

Wimbledon offers a different perspective if you need a break from football. The Wimbledon Championships run at the same time as the Euro Cup, providing the perfect opportunity to enjoy world-class tennis.

Lord’s Cricket Ground

Another one of Brits favourite sports is cricket. You can visit the home of cricket for a tour or catch a match, but whatever your preferences, this will nicely add to the football excitement.

Take a Sports-Themed Tour

London has several walking tours that cater to sports enthusiasts. With a knowledgeable guide, you can explore famous football landmarks, learn about the city’s sporting history, and visit iconic locations.

Or if you’d rather venture further up north, take this opportunity to visit the most popular stadiums in Manchester or Liverpool with our dedicated rail tours, which will give you endless football highlights.

Ready? Put on your team’s jersey, grab a pint, and join the crowd in London’s Euro Cup festivities. You won’t miss a moment and definitely won’t suffer from FOMO!