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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]

16 June – Zagreb
Netherlands Netherlands1
20 June – Belgrade
Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia (a)3
Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia (p)2 (5)
17 June – Belgrade
West Germany West Germany2 (3)
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia2
West Germany West Germany (a)4
Third place
19 June – Zagreb
Netherlands Netherlands (a)3
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia2

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.