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1987 European Competition for Women's Football

The 1987 European Competition for Women's Football took place in Norway. It was won by the hosts in a final against defending champions Sweden. Once again, the competition began with four qualifying groups, but this time a host nation was selected for the semi-final stage onwards after the four semi-finalists were identified.[1]

1987 European Competition for Women's Football
Europamesterskapet i fotball for kvinner 1987
Tournament details
Host country Norway
Dates 11 June – 14 June
Teams 4
Venue(s) 3 (in 3 host cities)
Final positions
Champions  Norway (1st title)
Runners-up  Sweden
Third place  Italy
Fourth place  England
Tournament statistics
Matches played 4
Goals scored 13 (3.25 per match)
Attendance 14,428 (3,607 per match)
Top scorer(s) Norway Trude Stendal (3 goals)
Best player Norway Heidi Støre
1984
1989

Contents

QualificationEdit

SquadsEdit

For a list of all squads that played in the final tournament, see 1987 European Competition for Women's Football squads

SemifinalsEdit

Norway   2–0   Italy
Stendal   40'
Støre   73'
Report
FIGC Report (in Italian)
NFF Report (in Norwegian)
Attendance: 5,154
Referee: Eysteinn Guðmundsson (Iceland)
Sweden   3–2 (a.e.t.)   England
Börjesson   32'
Axén   50'100'
Report
SvFF Report (in Swedish)
Sherrard   35'
Davis   43'
Attendance: 300

Third place playoffEdit

Italy   2 – 1   England
Morace   36'
Vignotto   50'
Report
FIGC Report (in Italian)
Davis   4' (pen.)

FinalEdit

Norway   2–1   Sweden
Stendal   28'72' Report[permanent dead link]
NFF Report (in Norwegian)
SvFF Report (in Swedish)
Videkull   73'
Attendance: 8,408
Referee: Eero Aho (Finland)

AwardsEdit

 1987 European Competition for Women's Football Winners 
 
Norway
First title

GoalscorersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1987: Norway victorious in Oslo –". Uefa.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23.

External linksEdit