After a one-year wait, there was much excitement within our team, so much so there was a sudden desire to recreate Paul Gascoigne's legendary goal and celebration for England against Scotland in Euro '96.
As hours' worth of rehearsals took place, Planet Sport presented a range of football-obsessive friends to whet the appetite of soccer fans everywhere for the forthcoming feast of footballing excellence.
Comedian Lloyd Griffith joined us to share some of his fond memories of tournaments past.
And Ian Stirling was able to give us the Scottish perspective. Yes Braveheart was mentioned...
Planet Sport in-house pundits Scott Allen and Pete Farries ran the rule over some of the contenders and offered up some top tips for savvy football punters.