UEFA Euro 1980 Final

The UEFA Euro 1980 Final was a football match played on 22 June 1980 at Stadio Olimpico in Rome, Italy to determine the winner of UEFA Euro 1980. The match featured West Germany, runners-up in the previous edition of the competition, and Belgium.

UEFA Euro 1980 Final
Stadio Olimpico 2008.JPG
The Stadio Olimpico held the final
EventUEFA Euro 1980
Date22 June 1980 (1980-06-22)
VenueStadio Olimpico, Rome
RefereeNicolae Rainea (Romania)[1]
Attendance47,860[1]
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1984

Germany went on to win the match 2–1 after two goals by Horst Hrubesch, interposed by a Belgian penalty successfully converted by René Vandereycken.[2][3][4]

Road to the finalEdit

Qualification
Germany Belgium
Opponents Results Opponents Results
Turkey 2–0, 0–0 Austria 1–1, 0–0
Wales 5–1, 2–0 Portugal 2–0, 1–1
Malta 8–0, 0–0 Scotland 2–0, 3–1
Norway 1–1, 2–1
Tournament
Czechoslovakia 1–0 England 1–1
Netherlands 3–2 Spain 2–1
Greece 0–0 Italy 0–0

MatchEdit

DetailsEdit

Belgium  1–2  West Germany
Report
Attendance: 47,860[1]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Belgium
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
West Germany
GK 12 Jean-Marie Pfaff
RB 2 Eric Gerets
CB 4 Walter Meeuws
CB 3 Luc Millecamps   35'
LB 5 Michel Renquin
RM 6 Julien Cools (c)
CM 8 Wilfried Van Moer
CM 7 René Vandereycken   55'
LM 17 Raymond Mommens
CF 9 François Van der Elst   89'
CF 11 Jan Ceulemans
Manager:
Guy Thys
 
GK 1 Harald Schumacher
SW 15 Uli Stielike
CB 5 Bernard Dietz (c)
CB 4 Karlheinz Förster   59'
RWB 20 Manfred Kaltz
LWB 2 Hans-Peter Briegel   55'
CM 6 Bernd Schuster
CM 10 Hansi Müller
AM 8 Karl-Heinz Rummenigge
CF 9 Horst Hrubesch
CF 11 Klaus Allofs
Substitutions:
MF 3 Bernhard Cullmann   55'
Manager:
Jupp Derwall

Match rules

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "European Football Championship 1980 FINAL". euro2000.org. Union of European Football Associations. Archived from the original on 17 August 2000. Retrieved 26 December 2017.
  2. ^ "Hrubesch crowns West German revival". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. Archived from the original on 28 October 2011. Retrieved 26 January 2013.
  3. ^ Brewin, John (1 May 2008). "European Championships 1980". ESPNSoccernet.com. ESPN. Retrieved 1 March 2013.
  4. ^ "Germans are Champions". Glasgow Herald. 23 June 1980. Retrieved 11 February 2016.

External linksEdit