1956 UEFA European Under-18 Championship

The UEFA European Under-18 Championship 1956 Final Tournament was held in Hungary. During this edition, only group matches were played and no winner was declared. This was done to prevent an excess of competition. Hungary, Italy, Romania and Czechoslovakia were the four group winners.

1956 UEFA European Under-18 Championship
Tournament details
Host countryHungary
Dates28 March – 2 April
Teams16
1955
1957

TeamsEdit

The following teams entered the tournament:

Group AEdit

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Hungary 3 2 1 0 6 3 +3 5
  West Germany 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 3
  Bulgaria 3 1 0 2 3 4 –1 2
  England 3 1 0 2 5 7 –2 2


28 March Hungary   0–0   West Germany
Bulgaria   2–1   England
30 March West Germany   1–0   Bulgaria
Hungary   4–2   England
1 April Hungary   2–1   Bulgaria
England   2–1   West Germany

Group BEdit

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Italy 3 2 0 1 5 2 +3 4
  France 3 2 0 1 4 3 +1 4
  Saar 3 1 1 1 3 5 –2 3
  Belgium 3 0 1 2 5 7 –2 1


28 March Saar   1–0   France
Italy   2–1   Belgium
30 March France   3–2   Belgium
Italy   3–0   Saar
1 April Saar   2–2   Belgium
France   1–0   Italy

Group CEdit

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Romania 3 2 1 0 6 2 +4 5
  Poland 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 3
  Yugoslavia 3 0 2 1 2 3 –1 2
  Austria 3 1 0 2 4 7 –3 2


29 March Romania   1–1   Yugoslavia
Poland   3–2   Austria
31 March Austria   1–0   Yugoslavia
Romania   1–0   Poland
2 April Romania   4–1   Austria
Poland   1–1   Yugoslavia

Group DEdit

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Czechoslovakia 3 2 1 0 4 1 +3 5
  Turkey 3 1 1 1 4 2 +2 3
  East Germany 3 0 3 0 3 3 0 3
  Greece 3 0 1 2 1 6 –5 1


29 March Czechoslovakia   2–0   Greece
East Germany   1–1   Turkey
31 March Czechoslovakia   1–1   East Germany
Turkey   3–0   Greece
2 April Czechoslovakia   1–0   Turkey
East Germany   1–1   Greece

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