UEFA Women's Euro 2001

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UEFA Women's Euro 2001
Fußball-Europameisterschaft der Frauen 2001
Tournament details
Host country Germany
Dates 23 June – 7 July
Teams 8
Venue(s) (in 5 host cities)
Final positions
Champions  Germany (5th title)
Runners-up  Sweden
Tournament statistics
Matches played 15
Goals scored 40 (2.67 per match)
Attendance 92,703 (6,180 per match)
Top scorer(s) Germany Claudia Müller
Germany Sandra Smisek
(3 goals each)
Best player Sweden Hanna Ljungberg
1997
2005

The 2001 UEFA Women's Championship was the eighth UEFA Women's Championship, a competition for the women's national football teams and member associations of UEFA. It took place in Germany between 23 June and 7 July 2001. It was won by Germany with 1–0 in the final against Sweden, after an golden goal.[1]

Qualification[edit]

See main article: 2001 UEFA Women's Championship qualification

16 competing teams formed 4 groups; the winners of each group qualified for the Championship, while the teams finishing second and third had to play a playoff in order to qualify.

Qualified teams[edit]

Country Qualified as Qualified on Previous appearances in tournament1
 France Group 1 winner 1 June 2000 1 (1997)
 Norway Group 2 winner 7 May 2000 6 (1987, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997)
 Germany (hosts) Group 3 winner 6 April 2000 5 (1989,2 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997)
 Russia Group 4 winner 14 June 2000 1 (1997)
 Sweden Play-off winner 5 November 2000 5 (1984, 1987, 1989, 1995, 1997)
 Denmark Play-off winner 21 November 2000 4 (1984, 1991, 1993, 1997)
 Italy Play-off winner 22 November 2000 6 (1984, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1997)
 England Play-off winner 28 November 2000 3 (1984, 1987, 1995)
1 Bold indicates champion for that year. Italics indicates host for that year

Squads[edit]

For a list of all squads that played in the final tournament, see 2001 UEFA Women's Championship squads

Results[edit]

Group stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Germany 3 3 0 0 11 1 +10 9
 Sweden 3 2 0 1 6 3 +3 6
 Russia 3 0 1 2 1 7 −6 1
 England 3 0 1 2 1 8 −7 1

23 June 2001
14:15
Germany  3–1  Sweden
Müller Goal 42'65'
Meinert Goal 78'
Report Ljungberg Goal 14'
Steigerwaldstadion, Erfurt
Attendance: 10,252
Referee: Katriina Elovirta (Finland)

24 June 2001
17:30
Russia  1–1  England
Svetlitskaya Goal 62' Report Banks Goal 45'
Ernst-Abbe-Sportfeld, Jena
Attendance: 1,253
Referee: Ruiz Tacoronte (Spain)

27 June 2001
15:00
Germany  5–0  Russia
Wiegmann Goal 43'
Prinz Goal 50'
Meinert Goal 69'
Smisek Goal 73'90'
Report
Steigerwaldstadion, Erfurt
Attendance: 6,249
Referee: Bente Skogvang (Norway)

27 June 2001
17:00
Sweden  4–0  England
Törnqvist Goal 3'
Bengtsson Goal 26'
Ljungberg Goal 75'
Eriksson Goal 80'
Report
Ernst-Abbe-Sportfeld, Jena
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Claudine Brohet (Belgium)

30 June 2001
14:10
England  0–3  Germany
Report Wimbersky Goal 57'
Wiegmann Goal 65'
Lingor Goal 68'
Ernst-Abbe-Sportfeld, Jena
Attendance: 11,312
Referee: Bente Skogvang (Norway)

30 June 2001
14:10
Sweden  1–0  Russia
Fagerström Goal 76' Report
Steigerwaldstadion, Erfurt
Attendance: 820
Referee: Ruiz Tacoronte (Spain)

Group B[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Denmark 3 2 0 1 6 5 +1 6
 Norway 3 1 1 1 4 2 +2 4
 Italy 3 1 1 1 3 4 −1 4
 France 3 1 0 2 5 7 −2 3

25 June 2001
17:30
Italy  2–1  Denmark
Panico Goal 12'72' Report Bukh Goal 75'
Waldstadion, Aalen
Attendance: 3,193
Referee: Nicole Petignat (Switzerland)

25 June 2001
19:45
Norway  3–0  France
Knudsen Goal 14'
Sykora Goal 18' (o.g.)
Mellgren Goal 40'
Report
Donaustadion, Ulm
Attendance: 3,100
Referee: Wendy Toms (England)

28 June 2001
17:30
France  3–4  Denmark
Pichon Goal 21'
Béghé Goal 27'
Blouet Goal 83'
Report Krogh Goal 15' (pen.)90'
Bonde Goal 19'
Andersson Goal 71'
Stadion an der Kreuzeiche, Reutlingen
Attendance: 5,400
Referee: Eva Ödlund (Sweden)

28 June 2001
19:45
Norway  1–1  Italy
Mellgren Goal 16' Report Guarino Goal 14'
Stadion an der Kreuzeiche, Reutlingen
Attendance: 6,500
Referee: Elke Fielenbach (Germany)

1 July 2001
16:30
Denmark  1–0  Norway
Pedersen Goal 85' Report
Waldstadion, Aalen
Attendance: 3,000
Referee: Claudine Brohet (Belgium)

1 July 2001
16:30
France  2–0  Italy
Pichon Goal 37'
Jézéquel Goal 74' (pen.)
Report
Donaustadion, Ulm
Attendance: 3,100
Referee: Elke Fielenbach (Germany)

Knockout stage[edit]

Semi-finals Final
4 July – Ulm
  Germany 1  
  Norway 0  
 
7 July – Ulm
      Germany 1
    Sweden 0
4 July – Ulm
  Denmark 0
  Sweden 1  

Semi-finals[edit]

4 July 2001
15:05
Germany  1–0  Norway
Smisek Goal 57' Report
Donaustadion, Ulm
Attendance: 13,524
Referee: Wendy Toms (England)

4 July 2001
17:30
Denmark  0–1  Sweden
Report Nordlund Goal 9'
Donaustadion, Ulm
Attendance: 6,000
Referee: Katriina Elovirta (Finland)

Final[edit]

7 July 2001
15:00
Germany  1–0 (a.e.t.)  Sweden
Müller Golden goal in the 98th minute 98' Report
Donaustadion, Ulm
Attendance: 18,000
Referee: Nicole Petignat (Switzerland)

Goalscorers[edit]

3 goals
2 goals
1 goal
Own goal

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Germany retain Euro crown". BBC Sport (British Broadcasting Corporation). 7 July 2001. Retrieved 27 October 2014. 

External links[edit]