UEFA Euro 1968
|Dates||5 June – 10 June|
|Venue(s)||3 (in 3 host cities)|
|Champions||Italy (1st title)|
|Fourth place||Soviet Union|
|Goals scored||7 (1.4 per match)|
|Attendance||260,916 (52,183 per match)|
|Top scorer(s)||Dragan Džajić (2 goals)|
The UEFA Euro 1968 was the 3rd UEFA European Football Championship tournament. Its formal name was the 1968 UEFA European Football Championship. It was held from 5 June to 10 June. All the European football teams could compete. The defending champion was Spain. The tournament was hosted in Italy. 4 teams qualified for the final group stage. The winner of the tournament was Italy after defeating Yugoslavia.
Results[change | change source]
Knockout stage[change | change source]
|5 June – Naples|
|8 June – Rome(replayed 10 June)|
|5 June – Florence||8 June – Rome|
Third place game[change | change source]
|England||2 – 0||Soviet Union|
Final[change | change source]
|Italy||1 – 1 (a.e.t.)||Yugoslavia|
|Domenghini 80'||Džajić 32'|
Replay[change | change source]
|Italy||2 – 0||Yugoslavia|
|UEFA Euro 1968 Winners|
Statistics[change | change source]
- 2 goals
- 1 goal
References[change | change source]
- uefa.com. "UEFA EURO 1968 - History". UEFA.com.
- "European Football Championship 1968 FINAL". UEFA euro2000.org. Archived from the original on 2000-08-17. Retrieved 2012-07-05.
- "European Football Championship 1968 FINAL Replay". UEFA euro2000.org. Archived from the original on 2000-08-29. Retrieved 2012-07-05.