1956 UEFA European Under-18 Championship

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1956 UEFA European Under-18 Championship
Tournament details
Host country Hungary
Dates 28 March - 2 April
Teams 16
Italy 1955
Spain 1957

The UEFA European Under-18 Championship 1956 Final Tournament was held in Hungary. During this edition, only group matches were played and no winner was declared. This was done to prevent an excess of competition. Hungary, Italy, Romania and Czechoslovakia were the four group winners.

Teams[edit]

The following teams entered the tournament:

Group A[edit]

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Hungary 3 2 1 0 6 3 +3 5
 Germany 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 3
 Bulgaria 3 1 0 2 3 4 –1 2
 England 3 1 0 2 5 7 –2 2


28 March Hungary  0–0  Germany
Bulgaria  2–1  England
30 March Germany  1–0  Bulgaria
Hungary  4–2  England
1 April Hungary  2–1  Bulgaria
England  2–1  Germany

Group B[edit]

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Italy 3 2 0 1 5 2 +3 4
 France 3 2 0 1 4 3 +1 4
 Saar 3 1 1 1 3 5 –2 3
 Belgium 3 0 1 2 5 7 –2 1


28 March Saar  1–0  France
Italy  2–1  Belgium
30 March France  3–2  Belgium
Italy  3–0  Saar
1 April Saar  2–2  Belgium
France  1–0  Italy

Group C[edit]

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Romania 3 2 1 0 6 2 +4 5
 Poland 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 3
 Yugoslavia 3 0 2 1 2 3 –1 2
 Austria 3 1 0 2 4 7 –3 2


29 March Romania  1–1  Yugoslavia
Poland  3–2  Austria
31 March Austria  1–0  Yugoslavia
Romania  1–0  Poland
2 April Romania  4–1  Austria
Poland  1–1  Yugoslavia

Group D[edit]

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Czechoslovakia 3 2 1 0 4 1 +3 5
 Turkey 3 1 1 1 4 2 +2 3
 East Germany 3 0 3 0 3 3 0 3
 Greece 3 0 1 2 1 6 –5 1


29 March Czechoslovakia  2–0  Greece
East Germany  1–1  Turkey
31 March Czechoslovakia  1–1  East Germany
Turkey  3–0  Greece
2 April Czechoslovakia  1–0  Turkey
East Germany  1–1  Greece

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