UEFA Euro 1984 Final

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UEFA Euro 1984 Final
Paris-Parc-des-Princes.jpg
The Parc des Princes held the final
Event UEFA Euro 1984
Date 27 June 1984 (1984-06-27)
Venue Parc des Princes, Paris
Referee Vojtech Christov (Czechoslovakia)
Attendance 47,368
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The UEFA Euro 1984 Final was a football match played on 27 June 1984 at Parc des Princes in Paris, France to determine the winner of UEFA Euro 1984. The match featured tournament hosts, France, who went into the match as favourites and arguably the best team in Europe,[1] and Spain, who qualified for the final tournament with a highly unlikely 12-1 win over Malta.

France midfielder Michel Platini opened the scoring in the 57th minute with his ninth goal of the tournament, a low free-kick which spilled through the hands of the diving Spanish keeper Luis Arconada and over the goal line. Bruno Bellone doubled France's lead in the final minute with a left footed clip over the advancing goalkeeper to give them a 2–0 victory. Bellone's goal was the only one of France's fourteen goals to be scored by a striker.

Match[edit]

Details[edit]

27 June 1984 (1984-06-27)
20:00 CEST
France  2–0  Spain
Report
Parc des Princes, Paris
Attendance: 47,368
Referee: Vojtech Christov (Czechoslovakia)
France
Spain
GK 1 Joël Bats
RB 5 Patrick Battiston Substituted off 73'
CB 15 Yvon Le Roux Yellow cardYellow cardRed card 54', 85'
CB 4 Maxime Bossis
LB 3 Jean-François Domergue
DM 6 Luis Fernández YC 30'
CM 12 Alain Giresse
CM 14 Jean Tigana
AM 10 Michel Platini (c)
CF 17 Bernard Lacombe Substituted off 80'
CF 11 Bruno Bellone
Substitutions:
DF 2 Manuel Amoros Substituted in 73'
FW 9 Bernard Genghini Substituted in 80'
Manager:
Michel Hidalgo
FRA-ESP 1984-06-27.svg
GK 1 Luis Arconada (c)
RB 2 Santiago Urquiaga
CB 12 Salva Substituted off 85'
CB 10 Ricardo Gallego YC 26'
LB 3 José Antonio Camacho
DM 14 Julio Alberto Substituted off 75'
CM 7 Juan Antonio Señor
CM 8 Víctor Muñoz
AM 16 Francisco
CF 9 Santillana
CF 11 Francisco José Carrasco YC 30'
Substitutions:
FW 19 Manuel Sarabia Substituted in 75'
MF 15 Roberto Substituted in 85'
Manager:
Miguel Muñoz

Match rules

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Platini fires France to victory". UEFA. Retrieved 21 June 2008. 

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