UEFA Euro 1992 Final

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UEFA Euro 1992 Final
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Match programme cover
Event UEFA Euro 1992
Date 26 June 1992 (1992-06-26)
Venue Ullevi, Gothenburg
Referee Bruno Galler (Switzerland)
Attendance 37,800
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The final of UEFA Euro 1992 was played on 26 June 1992 at Ullevi in Gothenburg, Sweden, to determine the winner of UEFA Euro 1992.[1] Denmark took the lead in the first half from a John Jensen right footed shot into the top right hand corner of the net from just inside the penalty box.[2] Denmark sealed the victory with a second goal from Kim Vilfort with 12 minutes to go, Vilfort shooting low left footed in off the bottom-right corner of the post and past Bodo Illgner.[3][4]


Route to the final[edit]

Denmark Round Germany
Opponent Result Group stage Opponent Result
 England 0–0 Match 1  CIS 1–1
 Sweden 0–1 Match 2  Scotland 2–0
 France 2–1 Match 3  Netherlands 1–3
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Sweden 3 2 1 0 4 2 +2 5
 Denmark 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 3
 France 3 0 2 1 2 3 –1 2
 England 3 0 2 1 1 2 –1 2
Final standing
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Netherlands 3 2 1 0 4 1 +3 5
 Germany 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 3
 Scotland 3 1 0 2 3 3 0 2
 CIS 3 0 2 1 1 4 –3 2
Opponent Result Knockout stage Opponent Result
 Netherlands 2–2 (aet) (5–4 pen.) Semifinals  Sweden 3–2

Match[edit]

Details[edit]

26 June 1992
20:15 UTC+2
Denmark  2–0  Germany
Jensen Goal 18'
Vilfort Goal 78'
Report
Ullevi, Gothenburg
Attendance: 37,800
Referee: Bruno Galler (Switzerland)
Denmark
Germany
GK 1 Peter Schmeichel
CB 4 Lars Olsen (c)
CB 12 Torben Piechnik Booked 32'
CB 3 Kent Nielsen
RWB  2 John Sivebæk Substituted off 66'
LWB  6 Kim Christofte
CM 7 John Jensen
CM 18 Kim Vilfort
AM 13 Henrik Larsen
SS 11 Brian Laudrup
CF 9 Flemming Povlsen
Substitutions:
DF 17 Claus Christiansen Substituted in 66'
Manager:
Richard Møller Nielsen
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GK 1 Bodo Illgner
SW 6 Guido Buchwald
CB 4 Jürgen Kohler
CB 14 Thomas Helmer
RWB  2 Stefan Reuter Booked 55'
LWB  3 Andreas Brehme (c)
CM 16 Matthias Sammer Substituted off 46'
CM 17 Stefan Effenberg Booked 35'  Substituted off 80'
AM 8 Thomas Häßler Booked 39'
CF 11 Karl-Heinz Riedle
CF 18 Jürgen Klinsmann Booked 88'
Substitutions:
MF 10 Thomas Doll Booked 83'  Substituted in 46'
FW 13 Andreas Thom Substituted in 80'
Manager:
Berti Vogts

Assistant referees:
Zivanko Popović (Switzerland)
Paul Wyttenbach (Switzerland)
Fourth official:
Kurt Röthlisberger (Switzerland)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gatecrashing Denmark down Germany". UEFA.com (Union of European Football Associations). 5 October 2003. Archived from the original on 14 June 2012. Retrieved 14 June 2012. 
  2. ^ "Denmark's greatest moment". BBC Sport (British Broadcasting Corporation). 24 May 2004. Archived from the original on 14 June 2012. Retrieved 14 June 2012. 
  3. ^ "Denmark stun Germany to complete EURO fairy tale". UEFA.com (Union of European Football Associations). 27 October 2011. Archived from the original on 14 June 2012. Retrieved 14 June 2012. 
  4. ^ "Denmark: Twenty years on". ESPN. 8 June 2012. Archived from the original on 14 June 2012. Retrieved 14 June 2012.