Where was the European Championship held in 2012?

Where was the European Championship held in 2012?

The 2012 UEFA European Football Championship, commonly referred to as UEFA Euro 2012 or simply Euro 2012, was the 14th European Championship for men’s national football teams organised by UEFA. The final tournament, held between 8 June and 1 July 2012, was co-hosted for the first time by Poland and Ukraine,…

What was the official UEFA Euro 2012 Ball?

Main article: Adidas Tango 12. Monumental Adidas Tango 12 in Kyiv. The Adidas Tango 12 was the official match ball of UEFA Euro 2012. The ball is named after the original Adidas Tango family of footballs; however, the Tango 12 and its variations have a completely new design.

What do the Stars on the Euro 2012 mean?

To the lower right is the inscription “GUIMARÃES 2012” with the logo of Guimarães 2012 European Capital of Culture. Along the lower edge of the inner part are the mintmark “INCM” and the name of the designer, “JOSÉ DE GUIMARÃES”. The outer ring bears the 12 stars of the European Union.

What was the prize money for winning Euro 2012?

Spain, the winners of Euro 2012, were awarded a total prize of €23 million for their performance. The maximum prize achievable (for winning all group matches and winning the final) was €23.5 million.

Who was Player of the tournament at Euro 2012?

Superb at UEFA EURO 2008, he was Player of the Tournament as Spain won UEFA EURO 2012 and was also an enduring presence for Barcelona, with his elegance pivotal to their ‘tika-taka’ style. Iniesta and Xavi Hernández were the heartbeat of an Azulgrana side that won three UEFA Champions Leagues in seven seasons.

How many stadiums were built for Euro 2012?

Euro 2012 was played at eight venues, four in each host country. Five new stadiums were built for the tournament, and the hosts invested heavily in improving infrastructure such as railways and roads at UEFA’s request.

Who are the two host nations for Euro 2012?

Ukraine and Poland were both assigned to Pot 1 as the two host nations, despite the fact that their rankings were the two lowest in the tournament; this also occurred in 2008 when the co-hosts Switzerland and Austria were also ranked below all other qualified teams.

Where can I watch the UEFA Euro 2020 on TV?

All UEFA Euro 2020 matches aired on TV by linear networks will be streamed live on the ESPN App. Univision has acquired exclusive Spanish-language rights to the UEFA Euro 2020 in USA.

What was the average attendance for Euro 2012?

Euro 2012 set attendance records for the 16-team format, for the highest aggregate attendance (1,440,896) and average per game (46,481). Spain became the first team to win two consecutive European Championships, and also three straight major tournaments ( Euro 2008, 2010 World Cup and Euro 2012).

What are the results of the Euro 2012?

Euro 2012 results and fixtures Group A Played Won Draw Lost Czech Republic 3 2 0 1 Greece 3 1 1 1 Russia 3 1 1 1

Who are the members of the UEFA Euro 2012 team?

The balls were drawn by four former players who had each been part of European Championship winning teams: Horst Hrubesch, Marco van Basten, Peter Schmeichel and Zinedine Zidane. ^ Co-hosts Poland (coefficient 23,806; rank 28th) and Ukraine (coefficient 28,029; rank 15th) were automatically assigned to positions A1 and D1, respectively.

Who are the Europa League winners for 2011-12?

Below is the qualification scheme for the 2011–12 UEFA Europa League: Coeff. Coeff. Coeff. Since the winners of the 2010–11 UEFA Europa League, Porto, qualified for the 2011–12 UEFA Champions League through domestic performance, the title holder spot reserved for them in the group stage was vacated.

When did Poland and Ukraine qualify for Euro Cup?

Poland and Ukraine’s bid was chosen by the UEFA Executive Committee on 18 April 2007. The two host teams qualified automatically while the remaining 14 finalists were decided through a qualifying competition, featuring 51 teams, from August 2010 to November 2011.

What did UEFA do about foul play at Euro 2012?

Sanctions against foul play at Euro 2012 were in the first instance the responsibility of the referee, but when if he deemed it necessary to give a caution, or dismiss a player, UEFA kept a record and may have enforced a suspension. UEFA’s disciplinary committee had the ability to penalize players for offenses unpunished by the referee.

Which is the best team in Euro 2012?

Spain’s 4-0 win over Italy in the Euro 2012 final is the biggest-winning margin ever recorded in a World Cup or European Championship final. “This Spanish team is the best ever. We mention the Brazil sides with Pele but it is absolutely unbelievable what they have achieved.”