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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: UEFA European Football Championship
The UEFA European Football Championship is the main football competition of the men's national football teams governed by the UEFA.
The Union Européenne de Football Association or Union of European Football Associations in English, almost always referred to by the acronym UEFA (pronounced (you-AY-fuh) or (oo-Ay-fuh) or), is the administrative and controlling body for European football.
There is a UEFA Women's Championship inaugurated in 1984 and from 1997 held every four years, as well as a Men's Under-21 equivalent of the UEFA European Championship tournament, taking place every two years.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/UEFA-European-Football-Championship   (4721 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: 2004 UEFA European Football Championship
The 2004 UEFA European Football Championship, commonly called Euro 2004, was held in Portugal between June 12 and July 4, 2004.
The UEFA European Championship is a quadrennial football competition between national teams organised by UEFA, the governing body in Europe.
The Union of European Football Associations, almost always referred to by the acronym UEFA (pronounced (you-AY-fuh) or (oo-Ay-fuh) or), is the administrative and controlling body for European football.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/2004-UEFA-European-Football-Championship   (486 words)

  
 European Football team links
Football index of every european football association and country competing within UEFA.
Football Results, fixtures and standings from majour football competitions, the Champions League group stages, Uefa Cup, Euro 2008, national club competitions, England Premiership, Spain Primera
As long as your website is football related and does not break our listing rules- we will list it.
www.the-football.com /european-football.html   (210 words)

  
 European Championship Football
This site provides a great source of information from the European Championships commencing from 1960 right through to the qualifiers of Euro 2008.
Relive all the glory from the great European Championship tournaments such as Marco van Basten’s delightful scoring form in Euro 88, Thomas Brolin leading Sweden’s success in Euro 92, Michel Platini’s nine goals during Euro 84 and all the best action from great tournaments such as Euro 2000 and Euro 2004.
See how the likes of England, Germany or Italy are fairing in qualifying for the 2008 European Championships taking place in Austria and Switzerland.
www.europeanfootballchampionship.com   (184 words)

  
  EURO 2008 UEFA European Football Championship
The 2008 UEFA European Football Championship will take place during June and will be jointly hosted by Austria and Switzerland.
This championship, organised by UEFA, takes place every 4 years between World Cup events and the qualifying process began shortly after the World Cup competition ended.
Qualifying matches continue up to November 2007 with winners and runners up from all 7 groups being joined by the 2 host countries to make up the last 16 who will participate in the final rounds.
www.worldcupfootball.org /euro2008.html   (205 words)

  
  European Football Championship
The UEFA European Championship is the main football competition of the men's national football team s governed by the UEFA.
There is a UEFA Women's Championship inaugurated in 1984 and from 1997 held every four years, as well as a Men's Under-21 equivalent of the UEFA European Championship tournament, taking place every two years.
The ''Henri Delaunay Trophy'', which is awarded to the winner of the European Football Championship, is named in honor of Henri Delaunay, the first General Secretary of UEFA, who came up with the idea of a European championship but died five years prior to the first tournament in 1960.
www.seattleluxury.com /encyclopedia/entry/European_Football_Championship   (1362 words)

  
 History of UEFA European Championship
The groundwork for a European national-team competition began in 1956, two years later the first European Nations' Cup, now known as the UEFA European Championship, was under way.
Given the effort that Henri Delaunay of the French Football Federation had put into UEFA's birth and European football, it was appropriate that the final phase of the first European Nations' Cup in 1960 should be held in France.
The European Nations' Cup became the UEFA European Football Championship for 1968.
www.chinadaily.com.cn /english/doc/2004-06/03/content_336219.htm   (597 words)

  
 1996 British Two Pound Football Coin
A rudimentary form of football had no doubt been played in many corners of the world since civilisation began but it is with Britain that the origins, development and standardisation of football are most strongly identified.
These early matches were a football free-for-all with perhaps hundreds taking part, the objective being to carry a ball to one end or other of the town or village but because of the lack of rules and resulting "lawlessness" (nothing new there, then!) football was sometimes banned by royal decree.
The tenth Championships began in 18994 and the preliminary matches undoubtedly witnessed all the tension and drama of the previous nine tournaments.
www.24carat.co.uk /1996twopoundsbrassfootball.html   (1160 words)

  
 1996 UEFA European Football Championship - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It was the tenth European Football Championship, which is held every four years and endorsed by UEFA.
The slogan of the tournament was "Football Comes Home", as it was the first time the tournament took place in England, the land where the game was born.
This was the first European Championship to introduce the current format of 16 countries competing in the final tournament.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1996_European_Football_Championship   (534 words)

  
 1992 European Football Championship at AllExperts
The 1992 European Football Championship (Euro 92) final tournament was hosted by Sweden.
It was the 9th edition of the European Football Championship, held every four years and supported by UEFA.
In its place runner-up Denmark took part in the championship and shocked the continent by defeating the reigning World Cup champions Germany for the title.
en.allexperts.com /e/0/1992_European_Football_Championship.htm   (231 words)

  
 Football (Soccer)/The Trophies And Cups - Wikibooks, collection of open-content textbooks
This is the biggest achievement (competition) in football internationally.
A football club or a soccer league of a certain country consists fo small leagues as shown in The Leagues And Teams.
The biggest clash of the European league winners, the Champions League.32 teams qualify for a round robin, then 16 qualify from each group, then quarter-finals, the semis and then the finals.
en.wikibooks.org /wiki/Football_(Soccer)/The_Trophies_And_Cups   (615 words)

  
 European Football Championship information - Search.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The UEFA European Championship is the main football competition of the men's national football teams governed by the UEFA.
The French Football Federation’s Henri Delaunay came up with the idea of a European championship in 1927.
The 1964 competition was the first European Nations Cup to be affected by politics as it saw Greece refusing to play Albania as they were technically (though not officially) at war.
c10-ss-1-lb.cnet.com /reference/European_Football_Championship   (1296 words)

  
 1984 european football championship - Article and Reference from OnPedia.com
The 1984 European Football Championship (Euro 84) final tournament was held in France.
It was the 7th edition of the European Football Championship, held every four years and endorsed by UEFA.
The final tournament took place between June 12 and June 27, 1984.
www.onpedia.com /encyclopedia/1984-European-Football-Championship   (130 words)

  
 UEFA European Football Championship - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The tournament is considered the second-most important competition among national teams, based on European and worldwide fame, after the FIFA World Cup.
Specific championships are often referred to in the form "Euro 2008" or whichever year is appropriate.
The qualifying phase is done in groups, each effectively a mini league, where the highest ranked team, after all the teams have played each other home and away, progresses to the finals tournament, as with most leagues, the points are dealt as three for a win, one for a draw, and none for a loss.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/European_Football_Championship   (2182 words)

  
 Sports Venue Technology - Euro 2004 - UEFA European Football Soccer Championship Finals, Portugal
On 12 October 1999 in Aachen, Germany, UEFA President Lennart Johansson announced that Portugal was the host for the Finals of the 2004 UEFA European Championship.
The draw for the qualifying rounds of Euro 2004, the International European football competition, took place in Porto at Europarque, Santa Maria da Feira on 25 January 2002.
It is the job of the Portuguese Football Federation to ensure that ten football stadiums will be available to host the final round matches of Euro 2004.
www.sportsvenue-technology.com /projects/2004euro   (1341 words)

  
 Euro 1988 International football championship - Winners Holland
Whilst the Semis may well provide the best football, it is always the final that people remember.
The format for the European Championship in Germany was two Quarter Final groups with the winners and runners-up progressing to the Semi Finals.
France were seen off by the Eastern Europeans and did not make the final stages.
www.guy-sports.com /euro2004/euro2004_1988.htm   (169 words)

  
 European Championship, Football
Delaunay's aim was to bring into a single competition three regional tournaments: the British Home Championship, the Nordic Cup and the Central European Championship.
The 1964 championships were held in Spain, and the Spanish national side succeeded in collecting its only major trophy to date before a 120,000-strong Madrid crowd.
Four years later the qualifying tournament was expanded to eight groups, accommodating 31 entries, and thereafter the competition was known as the European Championship.
www.sportz4u.com /isport/Football/Competition/inteuro.htm   (565 words)

  
 play.ground » Greece won the European football Championship!
This Friday December 9, 2005 saw football lovers round the world clinging to the edge of their seats, ready and waiting to determine who they would play in the group stages of the World Cup 2006 in Germany.
Group C caters to an early clash of the prominent boys, where the Dutch face are good deal better than their ungraded position suggests, but both Holland and Argentina need be firm enough to overcome Ivory Coast and Serbia and Montenegro to win to the second round.
Their adaptation has been years in the forming and the European manner of soccer fused with the traditional Brazilian genius and talent may be mouthwatering to observe.
play.ground.gr /?p=66   (996 words)

  
 General Electric : GE Material Selected for European Football Stadium Roofing   (Site not responding. Last check: )
When the European football teams took the field for the 2004 Union des Associations Européennes de Football championship series, they were covered by a roof made of GE's LEXAN® THERMOCLEAR®.
It was a big "win" for Portugal to be chosen to host the series, which occurs every four years. However, when the country was chosen, planners knew the stadiums would need renovations to prepare for the action - including an invasion of fans and intense media coverage.
This year, the championship series began on June 12 and will run until July 4.
www.ge.com /stories/en/20221.html   (239 words)

  
 European Football Championship 2000
The championship which started last Saturday is scheduled to continue until July 2, in the Netherlands and Belgium.
The championship, among the 16 participating European countries, divided into 4 groups, began with Belgium versus Sweden in Brussels with Belgium defeating Sweden 2-Nil.
Following is the schedule for the rest of the championship.
www.addistribune.com /Archives/2000/06/16-06-00/Euro.htm   (93 words)

  
 2004 European Football Championship at AllExperts
The UEFA European Championship is a quadrennial football competition between national teams organised by UEFA, the sports governing body in Europe.
This was the first time that the competition was held in Portugal.
Such was the enthusiasm that overtook the Greek fans, that the ship became the symbol of the Greek victory, as Greeks where chanting for the 'Pirate Ship', as the Greek National Team was instantly named, into the early morning hours.
en.allexperts.com /e/0/2004_European_Football_Championship.htm   (463 words)

  
 Hoganstand.com - GAA Football & Hurling
If the tournaments leading to November 4th are anything to judge by we are in for a feast of high level, fast paced competitive football as the best in their divisions will have to dig very deep to come out on top.
Increased interest in Gaelic Games, the twinning of Europe with the Leinster Council in Ireland and the sponsorship of the European Football and Hurling Championships by Gaelic Gear have all played a part in the rapid expansion of the GAA in Europe.
This has come under pressure in recent times but it is still the case that these games are built on players giving everything for the love of the sport and will put their bodies on the line to compete for honours alone.
hoganstand.com /ArticleForm.aspx?ID=68541   (738 words)

  
 Merford Noise Control - Sound-insulating studios for European Football Championship Portugal
For the 2004 European Football Championships, Merford built six sound-insulating studios in Lisbon for the TV stations that covered the tournament.
The studios - the largest of which is 16 x 8 x 16 metres - are built from a steel construction, equipped with light-grid (to suspend the studio lighting) and sound-insulated ventilation.
Sound-insulating studios for European Football Championship Portugal - Emergency exit doors along the Betuwe railway line
www.noisecontrol.nl /en/project_ec_portugal_n.html   (98 words)

  
 UEFA football competitions - results, seedings and coefficients calculation
The 51 teams will be drawn into three groups of seven teams and five groups of six teams with the eight group winners and the two best runners-up qualifying automatically.
The national team ranking is used for the composition of qualifying tournaments groups of World Cup and European Championships.
For the world cup 2006 (qualifying groups draw) the teams will be classified on the basis of results achieved in the qualifying competition of the 2002/04 UEFA European Football Championship, as well as their results in the qualifying competition of the 2000/2002 World Cup.
europeancups.altervista.org /index.htm   (1607 words)

  
 Cardiovascular mortality in Dutch men during 1996 European football championship: longitudinal population study -- ...
Cardiovascular mortality in Dutch men during 1996 European football championship: longitudinal population study -- Witte et al.
Cardiovascular mortality in Dutch men during 1996 European football championship: longitudinal population study
Pringle, A. Can watching football be a component of developing a state of mental health for men?.
bmj.bmjjournals.com /cgi/content/abstract/321/7276/1552   (614 words)

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