Very sexy ... Match

Well, finally! Scientists have discovered why during football broadcasts the majority of men are not moving away from TV screens. It turns out, football excites as much as sex.

Very sexy ... Match

While men watching the European football championship, women often wonder why their partners and friends, spellbound, without moving away from the screen? "Because football excites no less than sex!" - meet neuropsychologists *. By measuring blood levels of Spanish fans support their team at the last World Cup, scientists were convinced that when a man passionate about the game, they have dramatically increased the level of testosterone - the male sex hormone, which enhances the competitiveness, aggressiveness, the desire to assert themselves. Psychologist at Indiana University (USA) Edward Hirt (Edward Hirt) found that on the day after the victory of his team's fans will feel more confident than at other times, see themselves as sexually attractive and have more faith in their own strength, performing tests IQ. * PLoS ONE, 2012, vol. 7 (4).