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2008 Men's Hockey Champions Trophy

The 2008 Men's Hockey Champions Trophy was the 30th edition of the Hockey Champions Trophy men's field hockey tournament. It was held in from June 21 to June 29, 2008 in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

2008 Men's Hockey Champions Trophy
Tournament details
Host countryNetherlands
CityRotterdam
Teams6
Top three teams
Champions Australia (9th title)
Runner-up Spain
Third place Argentina
Tournament statistics
Matches played18
Goals scored87 (4.83 per match)
Top scorer(s)Germany Florian Keller (7 goals)
Best playerAustralia Jamie Dwyer
2007 (previous) (next) 2009

Participating nationsEdit

Six national teams participated in the tournament with Germany defending the title they won in the 2007 Champions Trophy in Kuala Lumpur.[1]

SquadsEdit

ResultsEdit

All times are Central European Summer Time (UTC+02:00)

PoolEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Spain 5 3 1 1 14 7 +7 10
  Australia 5 3 1 1 13 9 +4 10
  Argentina 5 3 1 1 10 7 +3 10
  Netherlands 5 2 0 3 13 12 +1 6
  Germany 5 1 1 3 10 16 −6 4
  South Korea 5 1 0 4 14 23 −9 3
21 June 2008
10:30
Australia   5–3   South Korea
Matheson   4'
Guest   24'
Dwyer   38'
Smith   40'
De Young   49'
Report Yeo Woon-kon   28'
Jang Jong-hyun   47'
Lee Nam-yong   58'
Umpires:
John Wright (RSA)
Andy Mair (SCO)

21 June 2008
13:00
Germany   2–2   Argentina
Keller   6'
Weß   69'
Report Paredes   25'
R. Vila   55'
Umpires:
Juan Manuel Requena (ESP)
Satinder Kumar (IND)

21 June 2008
15:30
Netherlands   3–1   Spain
De Nooijer   10'
R. Brouwer   19'
Docherty   53'
Report Ribas   61'
Umpires:
David Gentles (AUS)
Christian Blasch (GER)

22 June 2008
11:00
Argentina   2–1   Australia
L. Vila   7'
T. Argento   15'
Report Kavanagh   22'
Umpires:
Christian Blasch (GER)
Rob ten Cate (NED)

22 June 2008
13:30
Spain   7–2   South Korea
Ribas   7'
Amat   23'27'39'40'
R. Alegre   56'
Freixa   60'
Report Kim Byung-hoon   48'
Jang Jong-hyun   70'
Umpires:
Andy Mair (SCO)
Roel van Eert (NED)

22 June 2008
16:00
Netherlands   5–3   Germany
Weusthof   34'41'
Reckers   39'
R. Brouwer   45'
Hertzberger   52'
Report Keller   3'24'
Montag   70'
Umpires:
Juan Manuel Requena (ESP)
David Gentles (AUS)

24 June 2008
13:00
Germany   4–3   South Korea
Keller   3'21'
Korn   7'
Draguhn   13'
Report Kim Byung-hoon   16'
Lee Nam-yong   50'
Seo Jong-ho   64'
Umpires:
Rob ten Cate (NED)
David Gentles (AUS)

24 June 2008
15:00
Australia   1–1   Spain
Schubert   54' Report D. Alegre   64'
Umpires:
Roel van Eert (NED)
Christian Blasch (GER)

24 June 2008
19:30
Argentina   1–0   Netherlands
Gilardi   70' Report
Umpires:
John Wright (RSA)
Satinder Kumar (IND)+
+ Replaced at half time by Juan Manuel Requena (ESP) due to injury

25 June 2008
19:30
Spain   2–1   Argentina
Freixa   21'43' Report Callioni   10'
Umpires:
David Gentles (AUS)
Andy Mair (SCO)

26 June 2008
17:00
Australia   3–1   Germany
Dwyer   17'
Kavanagh   44'
Ockenden   50'
Report Keller   26'
Umpires:
John Wright (RSA)
Rob ten Cate (NED)

26 June 2008
19:30
South Korea   4–3   Netherlands
Jang Jong-hyun   27'68'
Seo Jong-ho   32'
Yeo Woon-kon   64'
Report De Nooijer   5'
Weusthof   41'
R. Brouwer   63'
Umpires:
Christian Blasch (GER)
Juan Manuel Requena (ESP)

27 June 2008
17:30
South Korea   2–4   Argentina
Jang Jong-hyun   38'67' Report Paredes   26'
R. Vila   47'60'
Gilardi   57'
Umpires:
John Wright (RSA)
Roel van Eert (NED)

28 June 2008
13:00
Germany   0–3   Spain
Report Amat   1'
D. Alegre   39'
Freixa   42'
Umpires:
David Gentles (AUS)
Roel van Eert (NED)

28 June 2008
15:00
Netherlands   2–3   Australia
Derikx   5'
Hertzberger   54'
Report Schubert   35'
Dwyer   48'
Brooks   62'
Umpires:
John Wright (RSA)
Christian Blasch (GER)

ClassificationEdit

Fifth and sixth placeEdit

29 June 2008
11:00
Germany   3–1   South Korea
Draguhn   12'
Weißenborn   62'
Keller   69'
Report Yeo Woon-kon   33'
Umpires:
Satinder Kumar (IND)
Rob ten Cate (NED)

Third and fourth placeEdit

29 June 2008
13:30
Argentina   2–2 (a.e.t.)   Netherlands
Almada   17'
Paredes   62'
Report De Nooijer   5'
R. Brouwer   31'
Penalties
L. Vila  
Gilardi  
R. Vila  
M. Vila  
Cammareri  
5–3   R. Brouwer
  Reckers
  Weusthof
  Van der Horst
Umpires:
Andy Mair (SCO)
Juan Manuel Requena (ESP)

FinalEdit

29 June 2008
16:00
Spain   1–4   Australia
Ribas   12' Report Abbott   6'
Dwyer   52'
Ockenden   60'
Matheson   70'
Umpires:
John Wright (RSA)
Christian Blasch (GER)

AwardsEdit

Topscorer Best Goalkeeper Best Young Player Best Player Fair Play Award
  Florian Keller   Juan Manuel Vivaldi   Eddie Ockenden   Jamie Dwyer   Spain

Final standingsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIH releases WorldHockey Champions Trophy schedule". 2008-03-25. Archived from the original on 2008-05-09. Retrieved 2008-03-27.

External linksEdit