Short Record List of UEFA Euro Championship

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015 | 0

Euro Championship is continuing since 1960, and France was the host team of the first Euro Championship. Soviet Union was the title winner of the first Euro Championship. That was their first and last time title winning.  Germany and Spain have 3 title so far.

At 1964 Spain won Euro title for the first time and, they are the defending champion of that tournament as well and the only team to won consecutive Euro Championship. Other 3 title winner, current World Champion Germany won their first Euro on 1972 and last title comes on 1966. Other ways France only have one more title, where they won their last title on 2000 besides their first Euro title on 1984. Germany is the only team to play 6 Euro championship finals. Spain and Soviet Union placing just under current world champion with 4 final. Italy have also 3 finals as they were played their last finals in Euro Championship in previous tournament against Spain in 2012.

  • Spain have longest gap in between 2 title winning, almost 44 years
  • And Italy have longest gap in between 2 finals.

France is the next Euro host and this will be the 15th episode of Euro Championship. As host team only Spain at 1964, Italy at 1968 and France at 1984 won Euro title. On the other side Ukraine was the last Euro’s host team and they were finished themselves from 11th place.

Germany have most match playing record in Euro championship as they are also the most wins record holder with 23 matches. Germany are most goals record holder with 65 goals and they are also most goal conceded team in Euro History with 45 goals. Most losses goes to Denmark (14), Most drawn for Italy (15).  Spain have 12 consecutive match without a defeats, since 2008 to 2012.

Michel Platini from France played only one tournament at 1984 where France won their first title, scored 9 goals by his own. This is the most goals by any individual player in the tournament history as well as in one tournament.

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