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1960 European Nations' Cup qualifying second round

The 1960 European Nations' Cup qualifying second round (also referred to as the 1960 European Nations' Cup quarter-finals) were the second round of qualifying competition for 1960 European Nations' Cup. They were contested by the eight round of 16 winners of the 1960 European Nations' Cup qualifying tournament. The winners of each of four home and away ties entered the final tournament. The matches were played in 1959 and 1960.

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QualificationEdit

Each tie winner progressed to the quarter-finals. The quarter-finals were played in two legs on a home-and-away basis. The winners of the quarter-finals would go through to the final tournament.

SummaryEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
France   9–4   Austria 5–2 4–2
Portugal   3–6   Yugoslavia 2–1 1–5
Romania   0–5   Czechoslovakia 0–2 0–3
Soviet Union   w.o.[note 1]   Spain Canc. Canc.

MatchesEdit

The eight matches took place over two legs, taking place in 1959 and 1960. All times are CET (UTC+1).

France  5–2  Austria
Fontaine   6'18'70'
Vincent   38'82'
Report Horak   40'
Pichler   65'
Austria  2–4  France
Nemec   26'
Probst   64'
Report Marcel   46'
Rahis   59'
Heutte   77'
Kopa   83' (pen.)
Attendance: 39,229
Referee: Leo Helge (Denmark)

France won 9–4 on aggregate and qualified for the 1960 European Nations' Cup.


Portugal  2–1  Yugoslavia
Santana   30'
Matateu   70'
Report Kostić   81'
Attendance: 39,978
Referee: Joseph Barbéran (France)
Yugoslavia  5–1  Portugal
Šekularac   8'
Čebinac   45'
Kostić   50'88'
Galić   79'
Report Cavém   29'
Attendance: 43,000
Referee: Alfred Stoll (Austria)

Yugoslavia won 6–3 on aggregate and qualified for the 1960 European Nations' Cup.


Romania  0–2  Czechoslovakia
Report Masopust   8'
Bubník   45'
Attendance: 61,306
Referee: Andor Dorogi (Hungary)
Czechoslovakia  3–0  Romania
Buberník   1'15'
Bubník   18'
Report
Attendance: 31,057
Referee: Leif Gulliksen (Norway)

Czechoslovakia won 5–0 on aggregate and qualified for the 1960 European Nations' Cup.


Soviet Union  Cancelled[note 1]  Spain
Report
Spain  Cancelled[note 1]  Soviet Union
Report

Spain withdrew. Soviet Union had a walkover and qualified for the 1960 European Nations' Cup.

GoalscorersEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Spain refused to travel to the Soviet Union for their quarter-final, so Spain were disqualified and the Soviet Union were awarded a walkover victory.

ReferencesEdit

  • "1960 European Nations' Cup". uefa.com. Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  • "1960 European Nations' Cup". rsssf.com. Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  • Robinson, J. (1996). The European Football Championships 1958-1996. Soccer Book Publishing. ISBN 0-947808-69-8.

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