UEFA Euro 1984 Group 1

Group 1 of UEFA Euro 1984 was one of only two groups in the final tournament's initial group stage. It began on 12 June and was completed on 19 June. The group consisted of hosts France, Belgium, Denmark, and Yugoslavia.[1]

France won the group and advanced to the semi-finals along with Denmark. Belgium and Yugoslavia were eliminated.

TeamsEdit

Team Method of
qualification
Date of
qualification
Finals
appearance
Last
appearance
Previous best
performance
  Belgium Group 1 winner 12 October 1983 3rd 1980 Runners-up (1980)
  Denmark Group 3 winner 16 November 1983 2nd 1964 Fourth place (1964)
  France Host 10 December 1981 2nd 1960 Fourth place (1960)
  Yugoslavia Group 4 winner 21 December 1983 4th 1976 Runners-up (1960, 1968)

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   France (H) 3 3 0 0 9 2 +7 6 Advance to knockout stage
2   Denmark 3 2 0 1 8 3 +5 4
3   Belgium 3 1 0 2 4 8 −4 2
4   Yugoslavia 3 0 0 3 2 10 −8 0
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Group stage tiebreakers
(H) Host.

In the semi-finals,

  • The winner of Group 1, France, advanced to play the runner-up of Group 2, Portugal.
  • The runner-up of Group 1, Denmark, advanced to play the winner of Group 2, Spain.

MatchesEdit

France vs DenmarkEdit

France  1–0  Denmark
Report
Attendance: 47,570
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
France
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Denmark
GK 1 Joël Bats
SW 4 Maxime Bossis
CB 5 Patrick Battiston
CB 15 Yvon Le Roux   60'
CB 2 Manuel Amoros   87'
RM 14 Jean Tigana
CM 6 Luis Fernández
CM 10 Michel Platini (c)
LM 12 Alain Giresse
CF 17 Bernard Lacombe
CF 11 Bruno Bellone
Substitutions:
DF 3 Jean-François Domergue   60'
Manager:
Michel Hidalgo
 
GK 20 Ole Qvist
SW 4 Morten Olsen (c)
CB 3 Søren Busk
CB 5 Ivan Nielsen
RM 15 Frank Arnesen   79'
CM 7 Jens Jørn Bertelsen
CM 11 Klaus Berggreen
CM 9 Allan Simonsen   46'
LM 6 Søren Lerby
CF 14 Michael Laudrup
CF 10 Preben Elkjær
Substitutions:
MF 13 John Lauridsen   46'
MF 8 Jesper Olsen   87'   79'
Manager:
  Sepp Piontek

Belgium vs YugoslaviaEdit

Belgium  2–0  Yugoslavia
Report
Attendance: 41,525
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Belgium
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Yugoslavia
GK 1 Jean-Marie Pfaff
SW 4 Leo Clijsters   34'
CB 2 Georges Grün
CB 14 Walter De Greef
CB 5 Michel De Wolf
RM 16 Enzo Scifo
CM 7 René Vandereycken
CM 6 Franky Vercauteren
LM 11 Jan Ceulemans (c)
CF 9 Erwin Vandenbergh
CF 8 Nico Claesen
Substitutions:
DF 3 Paul Lambrichts   34'
Manager:
Guy Thys
 
GK 1 Zoran Simović
SW 5 Velimir Zajec (c)
CB 2 Nenad Stojković
CB 4 Srečko Katanec
CB 13 Faruk Hadžibegić   53'
CM 10 Mehmed Baždarević   76'
CM 7 Miloš Šestić
CM 8 Ivan Gudelj
RW 19 Sulejman Halilović
CF 9 Safet Sušić
LW 11 Zlatko Vujović   59'
Substitutions:
MF 16 Dragan Stojković   59'
MF 20 Borislav Cvetković   76'
Manager:
Todor Veselinović

France vs BelgiumEdit

France  5–0  Belgium
Report
Attendance: 51,359
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
France
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Belgium
GK 1 Joël Bats
SW 4 Maxime Bossis
CB 5 Patrick Battiston
CB 3 Jean-François Domergue
RM 6 Luis Fernández
CM 14 Jean Tigana   40'
CM 10 Michel Platini (c)
CM 12 Alain Giresse
LM 9 Bernard Genghini   79'
CF 17 Bernard Lacombe   65'
CF 13 Didier Six
Substitutions:
FW 16 Dominique Rocheteau   65'
DF 18 Thierry Tusseau   79'
Manager:
Michel Hidalgo
 
GK 1 Jean-Marie Pfaff
SW 14 Walter De Greef
CB 2 Georges Grün
CB 3 Paul Lambrichts
CB 5 Michel De Wolf
RM 16 Enzo Scifo   52'
CM 11 Jan Ceulemans (c)
CM 7 René Vandereycken   46'
LM 6 Franky Vercauteren
CF 9 Erwin Vandenbergh
CF 8 Nico Claesen   17'
Substitutions:
MF 10 Ludo Coeck   46'
MF 15 René Verheyen   52'
Manager:
Guy Thys

Denmark vs YugoslaviaEdit

Denmark  5–0  Yugoslavia
Report
Attendance: 34,736
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Denmark
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Yugoslavia
GK 20 Ole Qvist
SW 4 Morten Olsen (c)
CB 2 Ole Rasmussen   61'
CB 5 Ivan Nielsen
CB 3 Søren Busk
RM 11 Klaus Berggreen
CM 15 Frank Arnesen   79'
CM 7 Jens Jørn Bertelsen
LM 6 Søren Lerby
CF 14 Michael Laudrup
CF 10 Preben Elkjær
Substitutions:
DF 18 John Sivebæk   61'
MF 13 John Lauridsen   79'
Manager:
  Sepp Piontek
 
GK 12 Tomislav Ivković
SW 5 Velimir Zajec (c)
CB 15 Branko Miljuš
CB 4 Srečko Katanec   55'
CB 2 Nenad Stojković
CM 10 Mehmed Baždarević   27'
CM 8 Ivan Gudelj
CM 6 Ljubomir Radanović
RW 20 Borislav Cvetković
CF 9 Safet Sušić
LW 11 Zlatko Vujović
Substitutions:
MF 16 Dragan Stojković   27'
FW 19 Sulejman Halilović   55'
Manager:
Todor Veselinović

France vs YugoslaviaEdit

France  3–2  Yugoslavia
Report
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
France
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Yugoslavia
GK 1 Joël Bats
SW 4 Maxime Bossis
CB 5 Patrick Battiston
CB 3 Jean-François Domergue
RM 6 Luis Fernández
CM 14 Jean Tigana
CM 12 Alain Giresse
CM 10 Michel Platini (c)
LM 7 Jean-Marc Ferreri   77'
CF 16 Dominique Rocheteau   46'
CF 13 Didier Six
Substitutions:
DF 18 Thierry Tusseau   46'
MF 8 Daniel Bravo   77'
Manager:
Michel Hidalgo
 
GK 1 Zoran Simović
SW 5 Velimir Zajec (c)
CB 15 Branko Miljuš
CB 6 Ljubomir Radanović
CB 2 Nenad Stojković
RM 16 Dragan Stojković
CM 7 Miloš Šestić
CM 8 Ivan Gudelj
LM 10 Mehmed Baždarević   84'
CF 9 Safet Sušić
CF 11 Zlatko Vujović   60'
Substitutions:
FW 18 Stjepan Deverić   60'
DF 4 Srečko Katanec   84'
Manager:
Todor Veselinović

Denmark vs BelgiumEdit

Denmark  3–2  Belgium
Report
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Denmark
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Belgium
GK 20 Ole Qvist
SW 4 Morten Olsen (c)
CB 2 Ole Rasmussen   56'
CB 5 Ivan Nielsen
CB 3 Søren Busk
RM 11 Klaus Berggreen
CM 15 Frank Arnesen   79'
CM 7 Jens Jørn Bertelsen
LM 6 Søren Lerby
CF 14 Michael Laudrup
CF 10 Preben Elkjær
Substitutions:
MF 19 Kenneth Brylle   56'
DF 18 John Sivebæk   79'
Manager:
  Sepp Piontek
 
GK 1 Jean-Marie Pfaff
SW 4 Leo Clijsters
CB 2 Georges Grün
CB 14 Walter De Greef   62'
CB 5 Michel De Wolf
RM 7 René Vandereycken   65'
CM 16 Enzo Scifo
CM 6 Franky Vercauteren   62'
LM 11 Jan Ceulemans (c)
CF 9 Erwin Vandenbergh
CF 8 Nico Claesen   46'
Substitutions:
MF 10 Ludo Coeck   46'
MF 17 Eddy Voordeckers   62'
Manager:
Guy Thys

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "European Championship 1984". rsssf.com. Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. 13 December 2001. Retrieved 1 March 2017.

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