UEFA Euro 1976

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UEFA Euro 1976
Tournament details
Host countryYugoslavia
Dates16 June – 20 June
Venue(s)2 (in 2 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Czechoslovakia (1st title)
Runners-up West Germany
Third place Netherlands
Fourth place Yugoslavia
Tournament statistics
Matches played4
Goals scored19 (4.75 per match)
Attendance106,087 (26,522 per match)
Top scorer(s)Germany Dieter Müller (4 goals)

The UEFA Euro 1976 was the 5th UEFA European Football Championship tournament. Its formal name was the 1976 UEFA European Football Championship. It was held from 16 June to 20 June. All the European football teams could compete. The defending champion was Czechoslovakia. The tournament was hosted in Yugoslavia. 4 teams qualified for the final group stage. The winner of the tournament was Czechoslovakia after defeating West Germany.[1]

Results[change | change source]

Knockout stage[change | change source]

  Semifinals Final
16 June – Zagreb
 Netherlands Netherlands  1  
 Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia (a)  3  
20 June – Belgrade
     Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia (p)  2 (5)
   West Germany West Germany  2 (3)
Third place
17 June – Belgrade 19 June – Zagreb
 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia  2  Netherlands Netherlands (a)  3
 West Germany West Germany (a)  4    Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia  2

Third place game[change | change source]

Netherlands 3 – 2
Geels Goal 27'107'
Van de Kerkhof Goal 39'
Report Katalinski Goal 43'
Džajić Goal 82'

Final[change | change source]

 UEFA Euro 1976 Winners 

1st title

Statistics[change | change source]

4 goals
2 goals

References[change | change source]

  1. uefa.com. "UEFA EURO 1976 - History". UEFA.com.