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 EURO! the approved fanlisting for 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.
footballfan.altervista.org /uefahistory.html   (597 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.
UEFA has agreed that the new ‘Stadium of Light’ in Lisbon will host the Euro 2004 final, based on satisfactory progress with its construction.
UEFA announced its decision after awarding the television rights for the finals to the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) for a sum believed to be in the region of £288 million (US$415 million).
www.sportsvenue-technology.com /projects/2004euro   (1341 words)

  
 WSW UEFA News
England Under-19s are preparing for their toughest ever test when they face European Champions Germany in the semi-finals of the 1st UEFA European Championships.
This is the first official UEFA Under-19 finals to be played as a tournament - in previous years a home and away leg knockout formula has been used - and it is the first time that England had reached the final eight teams.
England went down 4-3 to Switzerland in their final group game at the 1st UEFA European Championship Finals, but still went through to the semi-finals.
www.womensoccer.com /refs/uefa/uefa-u19engl_9may02.html   (255 words)

  
 Teams of FIFA World Cup 2002 - Spain - by La Cancha-News On World Cup 2002
Although they won the UEFA European Championship in 1964 and Olympic gold in 1992, both on their home soil, their relative lack of international success remains a sad tale for a football-rich country consistently brimming with quality players.
In the UEFA European Championship 2000, Spain fell in the quarter-finals, 2-1, to a Zinedine Zidane-inspired France, as Raul Gonzalez missed a last-minute penalty.
The team which was a pleasant surprise at the UEFA European Championship Belgium/The Netherlands 2000 has come a long way since managing only one point in eight games during its qualifying campaign for the 1998 FIFA World Cup™.
www.lacancha.com /Teams_Spain.html   (532 words)

  
 2004 European Football Championship at AllExperts
The 2004 UEFA European Football Championship, commonly called EURO 2004, was held in Portugal between 12 June and 4 July 2004.
The UEFA European Championship is a quadrennial football competition between national teams organised by UEFA, the sports governing body in Europe.
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)

  
 Castrol to Become a Global Sponsor of UEFA Euro 2008   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The connection between Castrol (http://www.castrol.com/castrol/castrolhomepage.do?categoryId=3205andcontentId=6031662)and an event such as UEFA EURO 2008 is set to provide additional access to the massive football target audience worldwide, which overlaps strongly with the brand's own 45 million engine oil (http://www.castrol.com/castrol/castrolhomepage.do?categoryId=3205) customers.
UEFA Euro 2008 is seen as a platform that will allow Castrol to communicate with the European and international sporting audience, as well as reflecting its position as the pre-eminent global motor oil (http://www.castrol.com/castrol/genericsection.do?categoryId=82915270andcontentId=6031664) brand.
The partnership with UEFA EURO 2008 provides an ideal showcase to project the brands' commitment to the values of passion, technical progress, performance and teamwork that it shares with football.
prweb.com /releases/2006/12/prweb488158.htm   (660 words)

  
 Sport Updates | News Headlines | Football | Indoor
Qualifying for the sixth UEFA European Futsal Championship gets started later this month, with the November finals in Porto set to be the biggest yet.
The 2007 UEFA European Futsal Championship has moved a step closer with the designation of the hosts for the 2 October competition draw in Nyon.
Final preparations are being put to plans for the 2007 UEFA European Futsal Championship to be played in Portugal between 16 and 25 November next year.
www.sport-updates.com /news660.html   (1200 words)

  
 UEFA European Football Championship - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
UEFA officials had stated that despite the prestige of the tournament, the old trophy was smaller than the ones awarded in the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Cup.
This continued until the semi-finals, where the remainder of the competition was played in the host country, chosen from the four semi-finalists.
The groups are drawn up by the UEFA administration, again using seeding.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/UEFA_European_Football_Championship   (2182 words)

  
 Euro Soccer - UEFA European Championship   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
This website is all about the European Soccer Championship, also known as Euro.
From 1960 until 1976, 4 teams qualified for the final tournament, from 1980 until 1992 it was 8 teams, and since 1996 16 teams qualify for the finals.
The 13th European Championship will be played in 2008 in Switzerland and Austria.
euro.polishsoccer.net   (147 words)

  
 JVC Lietuva - Naujienos - JVC - Official Partner of UEFA
Victor Company of Japan, Limited (JVC) today announced that an agreement has been reached with UEFA (the Union of European Football Associations) to serve as an Official Partner to all of UEFA's premium National Team Competitions, including the flagship event, the UEFA European Football Championship™ 2008 in Austria and Switzerland (UEFA EURO 2008TM).
JVC has been an Official Partner of the UEFA European Football Championship™ since 1980 when the event was held in Italy.
JVC Europe Ltd. President, Kunihiko Sato, said; "The UEFA European Football Championship is one of the most important sporting events we sponsor, and we feel extremely privileged to contribute to the success of the Championship as an Official Partner of UEFA EURO 2008TM.
lit.jvc-europe.com /article.php?id=100073   (452 words)

  
 UEFA woman's championship 2005
The north west is proud to host the 2005 UEFA European Women’s Championship, having a rich culture of football with six premier league teams and a wealth of other professional and amateur teams, both male and female.
Staging the 2005 UEFA European Women’s Championship is a great opportunity to raise awareness and increase participation in girls’ and women’s sport, whether that be as a player, coach, referee, official, administrator or spectator.
The championships are a great opportunity to develop this understanding, watching an elite standard of football and a focus on the opportunities for women of all ages to get involved in the game.
www.sportengland.org /iyr_north_west-womenseuro2005-2.htm   (492 words)

  
 2004 UEFA European Football Championship - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The UEFA European Championship is a quadrennial football competition between national teams organised by UEFA, the governing body in Europe.
This was the first time that the competition was held in Portugal, and UEFA considered the tournament "the best ever".
The knockout stage was a single-elimination tournament involving the eight teams that qualified from the group stage of the tournament.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/2004_European_Football_Championship   (1102 words)

  
 JVC Svenska - UEFA EURO 2008
UEFA EURO 2008 TM will be the eighth consecutive championship to receive JVC support.
In addition to UEFA EURO 2008TM, JVC will also sponsor the UEFA Under-21 Championship in 2006 and 2008, the UEFA Women's European Championship in 2009, and the UEFA Futsal Championship in 2007 and 2009, all as part of the UEFA EUROTOP Programme.
The inclusion of all UEFA's premium National Team Competitions in the UEFA EUROTOP Programme provides a long-term marketing platform for JVC, and importantly for UEFA ensures a provision of high-quality audio-visual equipment for all our major National Team Competitions".
www.jvc.se /article.php?id=100012   (433 words)

  
 Business : Press Releases : HindustanTimes.com
JVC has been an Official Partner of the UEFA European Football Championship(TM) since 1980 when the event was held in Italy.
UEFA EURO 2008(TM) will be the eighth consecutive championship to receive JVC support.
Commenting on the agreement UEFA CEO, Lars-Christer Olsson, said:"JVC are an important long-term Partner to UEFA, and have expressed their confidence in the new UEFA EUROTOP Programme by being the first Partner to renew.
www.businesswireindia.com /Feeds/HT/bwirelease07380.asp   (339 words)

  
 WSW UEFA News
The whole sector should also benefit with her presence as Morace has become quite the public figure in the world of Italian soccer, both male and female (she was a play-by-play commentator at the recent European championships, not to mention during the entire period of France'98).
UEFA also added the proviso that it's approval is contingent to "certain financial promises to UEFA" being made by the participating teams.
Following the introduction of the Women's Under-19 World Championship, the UEFA Committee for Women's Football asked for permission to double the number of teams to eight in the Final Round of the European Women's Under-18 Championship.
www.womensoccer.com /refs/uefa.shtml   (3332 words)

  
 Euro 2008 Hospitality, 2008 Football UEFA European Championship, UEFA EURO 2008 Qualification and Final Hospitality ...
Euro 2008 Hospitality, 2008 Football UEFA European Championship, UEFA EURO 2008 Qualification and Final Hospitality Packages, Euro 2008 Qualification Tour Packages, Euro 2008 Finals Tour Packages.
In 2008 The 13th UEFA European Championship comes to Austria and Switzerland representing only the second successful joint bid in the competition's history.
A full week to soak up the atmosphere and experience the unforgettable event that is the UEFA European Championship.
www.atmevents.co.uk /worldcup.php   (474 words)

  
 Open Directory - Sports: Soccer: UEFA: Competitions
European Soccer 2005/2006 - Includes the Champions League, UEFA Cup, and top five leagues in Europe.
UEFA European Cup Football - Includes the calculation of coefficients and rankings used for the qualification and seeding of teams for the Champions League and the UEFA Cup.
UEFA Football Competitions - Includes format, results, and standings for the Champions League, UEFA Cup, European Championship, and the European qualifying groups for the FIFA World Cup; explanation and calculation of UEFA coefficients, with ranking lists.
core-n02.dmoz.aol.com:30080 /Sports/Soccer/UEFA/Competitions   (298 words)

  
 uefa.com - UEFA European U-17 C'ship   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
With a brilliant striker in young Bojan Krkić, coach Juan Santisteban is feeling optimistic about Spain's UEFA European Under-17 Championship prospects.
UEFA Youth and Amateur Committee chairman Jim Boyce enjoyed the Under-17 and U19 finals this year and has predicted two fine tournaments to follow in 2007.
Welcome to the UEFA European Under-17 Championship section.
www.uefachampionsleague.com /Competitions/Under17/index.html   (223 words)

  
 Finale
The Adidas Finale was developed based on the Adidas Terrestra Silverstream, the Official Matchball of the UEFA European Football Championship 2000™.
Not only the official match ball of the UEFA Champions League, but one of the very few authentic balls that was specifically made for the final 2004 game.
With the fourth generation of the exclusive UEFA Champions League™ ball, Adidas provides Europe's best teams with a thermally bonded ball that allows them to utilize their skills to the fullest.
www.soccerballworld.com /UEFA-Champions-Finale.htm   (1046 words)

  
 2008 UEFA European Football Championship - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.unc.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The 2008 UEFA European Football Championship, commonly referred to as Euro 2008, will take place in Austria and Switzerland, from 7 June to 29 June 2008.
It is the second successful joint bid in the competition's history, alongside the 2000 European Football Championship, hosted by Belgium and the Netherlands.
Originally, the Hardturm stadium was to be renovated and used as the city's venue, but legal challenges delayed the plan to a point that would not have allowed the ground to be used in 2008.
en.wikipedia.org.cob-web.org:8888 /wiki/2008_UEFA_European_Football_Championship   (764 words)

  
 Iceland UEFA Soccer Sports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The FALearning the GameThe FA, UK - Jan 3, 2007This rule won?t be in place when the U19 Championship finals are held in Iceland this summer as it isn?ta UEFA rule, but the experience was good for the...
qualified for the last three UEFA European Women's Championship final tournaments, but as they contemplate their 2009 bid - in which they face Iceland,...
Platini victory would reduce England's Champions League quotaGuardian Unlimited, UK - Dec 28, 2006Alongside Platini in the 15-member committee are representatives from smaller countries such as Malta, Cyprus and Iceland - whose delegate is the West Ham...
www.iaswww.com /ODP/Sports/Soccer/UEFA/Iceland   (314 words)

  
 uefa.com - UEFA EURO 2008™   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Poland coach Leo Beenhakker will choose from two different squads for the friendlies against Andorra and Slovakia early next month in Spain.
UEFA EURO 2008™ Group B leaders Scotland have begun their search for a new manager after Walter Smith's resignation and return to former club Rangers FC.
Croatia will play a friendly against Saudi Arabia in Zagreb on 28 March four days after their UEFA EURO 2008™ qualifier against F.Y.R. Macedonia.
www.uefa.com /competitions/euro   (208 words)

  
 GMTV - Euro factfile   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The UEFA European Football Championship (as it has been known since 1968) started life as the European Nations' Cup
The official anthem of UEFA Euro 2004 is Força by Nelly Furtado
The trophy is named after Henri Delaunay, who was a central character in the development of European football and UEFA.
www.gm.tv /index.cfm?articleid=10809   (275 words)

  
 UEFA, European Championship : Euro 2004 - Timeline Index
UEFA, European Championship : Euro 2004 - Timeline Index
The official UEFA website : euro2004.com - The history section brings the history of the UEFA European Championship alive.
Take a trip down memory lane and relive over four decades of European football’s premier international competition.
www.timelineindex.com /content/view/905   (257 words)

  
 UEFA European Championship (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.unc.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The UEFA European Championship is the main national soccer competition of the UEFA nations.
Held every four years since 1960, it was originally called the European Nations Cup, changing to the name European Football Championship in 1968.
France is the only other team to win the tournament more than once.
www.soccer-rules.the-worldcup.com.cob-web.org:8888 /european_championship.htm   (117 words)

  
 Competitions: UEFA at Canadian Content
Includes format, results, and standings for the Champions League, UEFA Cup, European Championship, and the European qualifying groups for the FIFA World Cup; explanation and calculation of UEFA coefficients, with ranking lists.
Soccer pictures, mostly from the Champions League and the UEFA Cup, but also includes the European Championship and the FIFA World Cup.
Includes the calculation of coefficients and rankings used for the qualification and seeding of teams for the Champions League and the UEFA Cup.
www.canadiancontent.net /dir/Top/Sports/Soccer/UEFA/Competitions   (585 words)

  
 Denmark UEFA Soccer Sports
Clubs mine rich vein of talent in new Irish waveTimes Online, UK - 6 hours agoI saw a lot of my colleagues when Derry came to Fir Park to play Grenta in the Uefa Cup and their play that night sparked interest in Irish players.
Team talkLennon targeting more Spurs gloryTeam talk, UK - Jan 9, 2007Meanwhile, Spurs will find out on January 19 whether the first leg of their UEFA Cup clash against hosts Feyenoord will have to be played behind closed...
Washington PostLeverkusen, Livorno in UEFA's Last 32Washington Post, DC - Dec 14, 2006LONDON -- Bayer Leverkusen, Livorno, Osasuna, Lens and Sporting Braga captured the last five spots in the knockout round of the UEFA Cup on Thursday.
www.iaswww.com /ODP/Sports/Soccer/UEFA/Denmark   (326 words)

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