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TeamsEdit

Draw position Team Pot Method of
qualification
Date of
qualification
Finals
appearance
Last
appearance
Previous best
performance
UEFA Rankings
November 1999[nb 1]
FIFA Rankings
June 2000
C1   Spain 1 Group 6 winner 8 September 1999 6th 1996 Winners (1964) 1 4
C2   Norway 2 Group 2 winner 8 September 1999 1st Debut 3 7
C3   FR Yugoslavia[nb 2] 3 Group 8 winner 9 October 1999 5th[nb 3] 1984 Runners-up (1960, 1968) 9 10
C4   Slovenia 4 Play-off winner 17 November 1999 1st Debut 36 46
Notes
  1. ^ The UEFA rankings of November 1999 were used for seeding for the final draw.
  2. ^ From 1960 to 1984, FR Yugoslavia competed as Yugoslavia.
  3. ^ FR Yugoslavia were initially to appear in 1992 (after qualifying as Yugoslavia), but were replaced after being banned by the United Nations from all international sport.

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Spain 3 2 0 1 6 5 +1 6 Advance to knockout stage
2   FR Yugoslavia 3 1 1 1 7 7 0 4
3   Norway 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 4
4   Slovenia 3 0 2 1 4 5 −1 2
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Group stage tiebreakers

In the quarter-finals,

  • The winner of Group C, Spain, advanced to play the runner-up of Group D, France.
  • The runner-up of Group C, FR Yugoslavia, advanced to play the winner of Group D, Netherlands.

MatchesEdit

Spain vs NorwayEdit

Spain  0–1  Norway
Report
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spain
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Norway
GK 22 José Francisco Molina
RB 2 Míchel Salgado   69'
CB 6 Fernando Hierro (c)
CB 18 Paco
LB 3 Agustín Aranzábal
RM 17 Joseba Etxeberria   17'   72'
CM 4 Pep Guardiola
CM 21 Juan Carlos Valerón   80'
LM 8 Fran   72'
CF 10 Raúl
CF 20 Ismael Urzaiz
Substitutions:
MF 16 Gaizka Mendieta   72'
FW 11 Alfonso   72'
MF 7 Iván Helguera   80'
Manager:
José Antonio Camacho
 
GK 1 Thomas Myhre
RB 14 Vegard Heggem
CB 4 Henning Berg (c)   59'
CB 3 Bjørn Otto Bragstad
LB 2 André Bergdølmo   32'
CM 19 Eirik Bakke
CM 11 Bent Skammelsrud
CM 7 Erik Mykland
RF 18 Steffen Iversen   89'
CF 9 Tore André Flo   71'
LF 20 Ole Gunnar Solskjær
Substitutions:
DF 16 Dan Eggen   59'
FW 17 John Carew   71'
MF 21 Vidar Riseth   89'
Manager:
Nils Johan Semb

Man of the Match:
Erik Mykland (Norway)[1]

Assistant referees:
Kurt Ertl (Germany)
Igor Šramka (Slovakia)
Fourth official:
Dick Jol (Netherlands)

FR Yugoslavia vs SloveniaEdit

FR Yugoslavia  3–3  Slovenia
Report
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FR Yugoslavia
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Slovenia
GK 22 Ivica Kralj
RB 2 Ivan Dudić
CB 5 Miroslav Đukić
CB 11 Siniša Mihajlović   56'   60'
LB 21 Albert Nađ
RM 6 Dejan Stanković   36'
CM 7 Vladimir Jugović
CM 4 Slaviša Jokanović
LM 17 Ljubinko Drulović
CF 8 Predrag Mijatović (c)   82'
CF 18 Darko Kovačević   52'
Substitutions:
MF 10 Dragan Stojković   36'
FW 9 Savo Milošević   60'
FW 20 Mateja Kežman   89'
Manager:
Vujadin Boškov
 
GK 12 Mladen Dabanovič
CB 3 Željko Milinovič
CB 5 Marinko Galič
CB 4 Darko Milanič (c)   32'
RM 7 Džoni Novak
CM 8 Aleš Čeh
CM 11 Miran Pavlin   74'
LM 19 Amir Karić   78'
AM 10 Zlatko Zahovič
CF 13 Mladen Rudonja
CF 9 Sašo Udovič   64'
Substitutions:
MF 18 Milenko Ačimovič   64'
MF 21 Zoran Pavlović   74'
FW 20 Milan Osterc   78'
Manager:
Srečko Katanec

Man of the Match:
Zlatko Zahovič (Slovenia)[2]

Assistant referees:
Nicolae Grigorescu (Romania)
Dramane Dante (Mali)
Fourth official:
Graham Poll (England)

Slovenia vs SpainEdit

Slovenia  1–2  Spain
Report
Attendance: 51,300
Referee: Markus Merk (Germany)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Slovenia
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spain
GK 12 Mladen Dabanovič
CB 3 Željko Milinovič
CB 5 Marinko Galič
CB 4 Darko Milanič (c)   24'   68'
RM 7 Džoni Novak   53'
CM 8 Aleš Čeh
CM 11 Miran Pavlin   11'   82'
LM 19 Amir Karić   85'
AM 10 Zlatko Zahovič
CF 13 Mladen Rudonja
CF 9 Sašo Udovič   46'
Substitutions:
FW 20 Milan Osterc   46'
DF 6 Aleksander Knavs   68'
MF 18 Milenko Ačimovič   82'
Manager:
Srečko Katanec
 
GK 1 Santiago Cañizares
RB 2 Míchel Salgado
CB 6 Fernando Hierro (c)
CB 5 Abelardo
LB 3 Agustín Aranzábal   62'
RM 17 Joseba Etxeberria
CM 4 Pep Guardiola   81'
CM 21 Juan Carlos Valerón   89'
LM 16 Gaizka Mendieta
CF 10 Raúl
CF 11 Alfonso   71'
Substitutions:
FW 20 Ismael Urzaiz   71'
MF 7 Iván Helguera   82'   81'
MF 15 Vicente Engonga   89'
Manager:
José Antonio Camacho

Man of the Match:
Raúl (Spain)[3]

Assistant referees:
Kurt Ertl (Germany)
Jaap Pool (Netherlands)
Fourth official:
Anders Frisk (Sweden)

Norway vs FR YugoslaviaEdit

Norway  0–1  FR Yugoslavia
Report
Attendance: 28,750
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Norway
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FR Yugoslavia
GK 1 Thomas Myhre
RB 14 Vegard Heggem   35'
CB 16 Dan Eggen
CB 3 Bjørn Otto Bragstad
LB 2 André Bergdølmo
CM 19 Eirik Bakke   66'   76'
CM 11 Bent Skammelsrud (c)
CM 7 Erik Mykland   31'
RF 18 Steffen Iversen   71'
CF 9 Tore André Flo
LF 20 Ole Gunnar Solskjær
Substitutions:
DF 22 Stig Inge Bjørnebye   35'
FW 17 John Carew   71'
MF 6 Roar Strand   76'
Manager:
Nils Johan Semb
 
GK 22 Ivica Kralj
RB 13 Slobodan Komljenović
CB 5 Miroslav Đukić
CB 14 Niša Saveljić
LB 3 Goran Đorović
RM 10 Dragan Stojković (c)   84'
CM 7 Vladimir Jugović   81'
CM 4 Slaviša Jokanović   28'   89'
LM 17 Ljubinko Drulović   81'
CF 8 Predrag Mijatović   87'
CF 9 Savo Milošević
Substitutions:
MF 21 Albert Nađ   84'
FW 20 Mateja Kežman   88'   87'
MF 16 Dejan Govedarica   90+2'   89'
Manager:
Vujadin Boškov

Man of the Match:
Dragan Stojković (FR Yugoslavia)[4]

Assistant referees:
Eddie Foley (Republic of Ireland)
Roland Van Nylen (Belgium)
Fourth official:
Kyros Vassaras (Greece)

FR Yugoslavia vs SpainEdit

FR Yugoslavia  3–4  Spain
Report
Attendance: 26,611
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FR Yugoslavia
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spain
GK 22 Ivica Kralj
RB 13 Slobodan Komljenović   27'
CB 5 Miroslav Đukić
CB 11 Siniša Mihajlović
LB 3 Goran Đorović   12'
RM 10 Dragan Stojković (c)   56'   68'
CM 7 Vladimir Jugović   46'
CM 4 Slaviša Jokanović   63'
LM 17 Ljubinko Drulović
CF 8 Predrag Mijatović
CF 9 Savo Milošević
Substitutions:
MF 19 Jovan Stanković   45'   12'
MF 16 Dejan Govedarica   46'
DF 14 Niša Saveljić   87'   68'
Manager:
Vujadin Boškov
 
GK 1 Santiago Cañizares
RB 2 Míchel Salgado   46'
CB 5 Abelardo (c)
CB 18 Paco   64'
LB 12 Sergi   62'
RM 16 Gaizka Mendieta
CM 4 Pep Guardiola
CM 7 Iván Helguera
LM 8 Fran   22'
CF 10 Raúl
CF 11 Alfonso
Substitutions:
FW 17 Joseba Etxeberria   22'
FW 9 Pedro Munitis   46'
FW 20 Ismael Urzaiz   64'
Manager:
José Antonio Camacho

Man of the Match:
Pep Guardiola (Spain)[5]

Assistant referees:
Jacques Poudevigne (France)
Turgay Güdü (Turkey)
Fourth official:
Michel Piraux (Belgium)

Slovenia vs NorwayEdit

Slovenia  0–0  Norway
Report
Attendance: 21,000
Referee: Graham Poll (England)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Slovenia
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Norway
GK 12 Mladen Dabanovič
CB 3 Željko Milinovič
CB 5 Marinko Galič   83'
CB 6 Aleksander Knavs
RM 7 Džoni Novak
CM 8 Aleš Čeh (c)
CM 11 Miran Pavlin   44'
LM 19 Amir Karić
AM 10 Zlatko Zahovič
CF 13 Mladen Rudonja
CF 17 Ermin Šiljak   86'
Substitutions:
MF 18 Milenko Ačimovič   83'
FW 20 Milan Osterc   86'
Manager:
Srečko Katanec
 
GK 1 Thomas Myhre
RB 2 André Bergdølmo
CB 16 Dan Eggen
CB 3 Bjørn Otto Bragstad
LB 22 Stig Inge Bjørnebye
RM 18 Steffen Iversen
CM 7 Erik Mykland   24'
CM 8 Ståle Solbakken (c)
LM 20 Ole Gunnar Solskjær   59'
CF 17 John Carew   61'
CF 9 Tore André Flo
Substitutions:
MF 19 Eirik Bakke   61'   82'
MF 6 Roar Strand   82'
Manager:
Nils Johan Semb

Man of the Match:
Erik Mykland (Norway)[6]

Assistant referees:
Philip Sharp (England)
Emanuel Zammit (Malta)
Fourth official:
Vítor Melo Pereira (Portugal)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Spain unable to breach Norway defence". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 13 June 2000. Archived from the original on 4 March 2001. Retrieved 1 July 2013.
  2. ^ "A typical derby match". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 13 June 2000. Archived from the original on 1 February 2001. Retrieved 1 July 2013.
  3. ^ "Slovenia prove their quality". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 18 June 2000. Archived from the original on 17 June 2001. Retrieved 1 July 2013.
  4. ^ "Not a great advert". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 18 June 2000. Archived from the original on 8 March 2001. Retrieved 1 July 2013.
  5. ^ "Fine line between disaster and heroism". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 21 June 2000. Archived from the original on 13 February 2001. Retrieved 1 July 2013.
  6. ^ "12 seconds from the quarter-finals". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 21 June 2000. Archived from the original on 29 August 2000. Retrieved 1 July 2013.

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