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Who won the Euro Cup in 2008?

Who won the Euro Cup in 2008?

Spain national football team
UEFA Euro 2008/Champion

It took place in Austria and Switzerland (both hosting the tournament for the first time) from 7 to 29 June 2008. The tournament was won by Spain, who defeated Germany 1–0 in the final.

Who scored the only goal in the final of Euro 2008?

Greece, who were the tournament’s defending champions, scored the first goal of the game shortly before half-time through Angelos Charisteas but goals from Rubén de la Red and Dani Güiza on 61 and 88 minutes sealed another Spanish win….Spain.

Opponent Result
SF Russia 3–0

Who qualified for Euro 2008?

The draw took place on 27 January 2006 in Montreux, Switzerland. Austria (1,333) and Switzerland (1,833) were already assured of places at Euro 2008 as host nations. Teams in bold eventually qualified for the final tournament….Seedings.

Team Coeff Rank
Czech Republic 2,450 5
France 2,444 6
Sweden 2,278 7

Who was the captain of Spain in 2008?

Sergio Busquets
Their achievements have led many experts and commentators to consider the 2008–2012 Spanish squad one of the best ever international sides in world football….Spain national football team.

Head coach Luis Enrique
Captain Sergio Busquets
Most caps Sergio Ramos (180)
Top scorer David Villa (59)
FIFA ranking

Who was the top scorer in UEFA EURO 2008?

David Villa
David Villa: EURO 2008 top scorer.

How did England not qualify for Euro 2008?

England failed to qualify for Euro 2008 after losing a sensational game against Croatia at Wembley. England went 2-0 down when Scott Carson, in for Paul Robinson, fumbled Nico Kranjcar’s shot into the net and then Ivica Olic slipped in a second.

Who was the top scorer in Euro 2008?

David Villa: EURO 2008 top scorer. Watch all four goals from the Spain forward on his way to topping the scoring charts at the tournament in Austria and Switzerland.

Did England qualify for the 2008 Euros?

The final whistle has just sounded on a sodden night at the newly-opened Wembley Stadium and England have failed to qualify for Euro 2008. Steve McClaren and the remnants of the golden generation trudge off the pitch and I do likewise to the upstairs bathroom.

How old is Casillas?

40 years (May 20, 1981)
Iker Casillas/Age

Has Spain won the World Cup?

The FIFA World Cup is the most prestigious soccer competition in the world. Played every four years, the World Cup hosts the top 32 national teams in a month long tournament….World Cup History.

Host South Africa
Champion Spain
Runner Up Netherlands
Third Place Germany
Teams 32

Who is the highest goal scorer in Europe 2020?

Cristiano Ronaldo
Euro 2020 top scorers

Pos Player Team
=1 Cristiano Ronaldo Portugal
=2 Patrik Schick Czech Republic
=3 Karim Benzema France
=3 Emil Forsberg Sweden

Who has the most Euro goals in 2021?

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo has done it again. Despite seeing his team knocked out in the Round of 16, he managed to win the award for top scorer at Euro 2021 with five goals and one assist.

Who was the winner of UEFA Euro 2008?

Jump to navigation Jump to search. The UEFA Euro 2008 Final was a football match that took place on 29 June 2008 at the Ernst-Happel-Stadion in Vienna, Austria, to determine the winner of the UEFA Euro 2008. Spain defeated Germany 1–0 with a 33rd-minute goal from Fernando Torres.

Who are the players in the Spain Euro 2008 squad?

Spain Euro 2008 Squad No. Pos. Player DoB (Age) Caps 1 GK Iker Casillas 20 May 1981 (27) 75 2 DF Raúl Albiol 4 September 1985 (22) 2 3 DF Fernando Navarro 25 June 1982 (25) 0 4 DF Carlos Marchena 31 July 1979 (28) 28

Where did Germany play in the Euro 2008?

Germany were drawn in Group B for the tournament, alongside Austria, Croatia and Poland. Their first game took place in Klagenfurt, Austria, on 8 June 2008, where they faced Poland. Lukas Podolski gave Germany after 20 minutes when he scored following a pass from a Miroslav Klose.

Who is the manager of Spain football team?

The departing manager has put together a fine side who improved steadily as qualification for the Euros progressed, winning eight of their last nine games to book their place in Austria and Switzerland with a game to spare.