The ball to be used in the 2012 European Cup later disclosed to the public at the Palace of Arts, Kyev, Ukraine, Friday or Saturday (3/12/2011) early morning local time, before the draw team. The ball made by Adidas was named Tango 12.
Tango 12 is shown by Olympic legend Ukraine, Serhiy Bubka. The ball is reminiscent of the same name as before, namely Tango River Plate (Euro 1980), Tango Mundial (Euro 1984), and tango Europa (European Cup 1988).
Tango 12, which is the official ball of the 11th Adidas uses classic design. There is a line color that symbolizes the color of the flag of the two host countries, Ukraine and Poland. Designed from the last two years, the ball has been attempted by the village-level players to world class players in eight countries.
Spain coach, Vicente Del Bosque commented, "Many important things that could help the development of soccer players and one of them is the quality of the ball."
While the Spanish football federation president Angel Maria Villar Llona added, "This ball is superb. His name, Tango, also very special. It's like dance lovers and have a great relationship with football."
2012 European Cup finals will be followed by the 16 countries divided into four groups. Each participant will get 30 balls Tango 12 from next week to practice and compete. The ball will be used first time in official matches when Poland to host the opening match of Euro 2012 on June 8, 2012 in Warsaw.