European Championships 2012

Poland & Ukraine
Host Countries: Poland / Ukraine
Finals Dates: 08/06/12 - 01/07/12
No. of Venues: 8 (4 per country)

Euro Championships 2012 News Headlines

Casillas charts Spain's rise
Casillas charts Spain's rise
1 Feb 2013, 5:52 pm

Iker Casillas discusses world and European champions Spain's recent success, the Italy shoot-out that changed everything and the drinks that started it all.

Rivera reflects on Italy's 1968 triumph
Rivera reflects on Italy's 1968 triumph
1 Feb 2013, 5:33 pm

Italy won the UEFA European Championship for the first, and so far only, time in 1968 as hosts. In this interview with UEFA.com, Gianni Rivera reflects on being part of that squad.

The UEFA EURO 2012 story: Part two
The UEFA EURO 2012 story: Part two
1 Feb 2013, 3:20 pm

In the second episode of our three-part UEFA EURO 2012 review we talk to Vicente del Bosque, Jordi Alba and Andrés Iniesta about Spain's successful title defence.

Pereda's memories of Spain's first triumph
Pereda's memories of Spain's first triumph
1 Feb 2013, 2:00 pm

In an interview with UEFA.com before his death, ex-FC Barcelona forward Jesús María Pereda recalled Spain's first UEFA European Championship win in 1964, a triumph for team spirit.

The UEFA EURO 2012 story: Part one
The UEFA EURO 2012 story: Part one
1 Feb 2013, 12:00 pm

The first of our three-part series looking back at UEFA EURO 2012 reflects on the "big football feast" by focusing on the co-hosts' respective campaigns.

The UEFA EURO 2012 story: Part three
The UEFA EURO 2012 story: Part three
1 Feb 2013, 11:45 am

In the last of our three UEFA EURO 2012 reviews we talk to Grigoriy Surkis, Oleh Gusev, Serhiy Rebrov and Robert Lewandowski about the legacy for Poland and Ukraine.

A to Z of UEFA EURO 2012
A to Z of UEFA EURO 2012
1 Feb 2013, 10:00 am

From attendances to zoos via Błaszczykowski and Shevchenko, UEFA.com looks back over the highlights of Ukraine and Poland's 24-day football festival.

Age before beauty for evergreen Trapattoni
Age before beauty for evergreen Trapattoni
1 Feb 2013, 9:45 am

Giovanni Trapattoni became the oldest coach to have graced a UEFA European Championship when the Republic of Ireland took to the stage at UEFA EURO 2012.

Jensen recalls Danes' day in the sun
Jensen recalls Danes' day in the sun
1 Feb 2013, 9:30 am

John Jensen's famous strike against Germany in the EURO '92 final set Denmark on their way to an unlikely victory. He recounts his memories of a fairy-tale triumph to UEFA.com.

'Lucky man' Facchetti on Italy's semi coin toss
'Lucky man' Facchetti on Italy's semi coin toss
1 Feb 2013, 9:05 am

UEFA.com looks back on Italy's first EURO semi-final, when a stadium of 70,000 waited as the late Giacinto Facchetti chose tails to earn Italy a place in the 1968 final.

...from UEFA.com