1987 Women's EuroHockey Nations Championship

The 1987 Women's EuroHockey Nations Championship was the second edition of the Women's EuroHockey Nations Championship, the quadrennial international women's field hockey championship of Europe organized by the European Hockey Federation. It was held at the Picketts Lock in London, England from 3 to 13 September 1987.

1987 Women's EuroHockey Nations Championship
Tournament details
Host countryEngland
CityLondon
Dates3–13 September
Teams12 (from 1 confederation)
Final positions
Champions Netherlands (2nd title)
Runner-up England
Third place Soviet Union
Tournament statistics
Matches played42
Top scorer(s)Netherlands Lisanne Lejeune[1] (14 goals)
1984 (previous) (next) 1991

The defending champions the Netherlands won their second title by defeating the hosts England 3–1 in penalty strokes after the match finished 2–2 after extra time. The Soviet Union won the bronze medal by defeating West Germany 2–1.

Preliminary roundEdit

Pool AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Netherlands 5 5 0 0 29 2 +27 10 Semi-finals
2   Soviet Union 5 4 0 1 23 6 +17 8
3   Scotland 5 3 0 2 11 10 +1 6
4   Wales 5 1 0 4 3 12 −9 2
5   France 5 1 0 4 4 16 −12 2
6   Belgium 5 1 0 4 2 26 −24 2
3 September 1987
Netherlands   5–0   France
Soviet Union   3–0   Wales
Scotland   5–0   Belgium
4 September 1987
Netherlands   9–1   Belgium
Soviet Union   4–1   Scotland
Wales   3–0   France
6 September 1987
Belgium   1–0   Wales
Soviet Union   6–0   France
Netherlands   5–0   Scotland
7 September 1987
Netherlands   5–1   Soviet Union
Scotland   3–0   Wales
France   3–0   Belgium
9 September 1987
Netherlands   5–0   Wales
Soviet Union   9–0   Belgium
Scotland   2–1   France

Pool BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   England (H) 5 4 1 0 23 3 +20 9 Semi-finals
2   West Germany 5 3 1 1 16 3 +13 7
3   Spain 5 3 0 2 16 8 +8 6
4   Ireland 5 3 0 2 11 5 +6 6
5   Italy 5 1 0 4 3 30 −27 2
6   Austria 5 0 0 5 2 22 −20 0
Source:[citation needed]
(H) Host.
3 September 1987
England   5–1   Austria
West Germany   8–0   Italy
Ireland   2–0   Spain
5 September 1987
England   1–1   West Germany
Spain   6–0   Austria
Ireland   7–0   Italy
6 September 1987
Ireland   2–1   Austria
Spain   2–0   West Germany
England   8–0   Italy
8 September 1987
England   6–1   Spain
West Germany   1–0   Ireland
Italy   3–0   Austria
9 September 1987
England   3–0   Ireland
West Germany   6–0   Austria
Spain   7–0   Italy

Classification roundEdit

Ninth to twelfth place classificationEdit

 
9–12th place semi-finalsNinth place
 
      
 
11 September
 
 
  France3
 
12 September
 
  Austria1
 
  Belgium (a.e.t.)2
 
11 September
 
  France1
 
  Belgium2
 
 
  Italy1
 
Eleventh place
 
 
12 September
 
 
  Italy1
 
 
  Austria0

Fifth to eighth place classificationEdit

 
5–8th place semi-finalsFifth place
 
      
 
11 September
 
 
  Spain6
 
12 September
 
  Wales0
 
  Spain2
 
11 September
 
  Scotland1
 
  Scotland2
 
 
  Ireland1
 
Seventh place
 
 
12 September
 
 
  Ireland3
 
 
  Wales1

First to fourth place classificationEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
11 September
 
 
  Netherlands2
 
13 September
 
  West Germany1
 
  Netherlands (p.s.o.)2 (3)
 
11 September
 
  England2 (1)
 
  England2
 
 
  Soviet Union1
 
Third place
 
 
13 September
 
 
  Soviet Union2
 
 
  West Germany1

Final standingsEdit

  1.   Netherlands
  2.   England
  3.   Soviet Union
  4.   West Germany
  5.   Spain
  6.   Scotland
  7.   Ireland
  8.   Wales
  9.   Belgium
  10.   France
  11.   Italy
  12.   Austria

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "EK 1987, Londen (Engeland), Dames". interlandhistorie.knhb.nl (in Dutch). Koninklijke Nederlandse Hockey Bond. Retrieved 2 June 2020.

External linksEdit