This created a problem, as the agreement between UEFA and the organisers stipulated that four venues would be used in each country. Switzerland managed to beat the group winner Portugal in their last game. [74], The slogan for UEFA Euro 2008 was chosen on 24 January 2007: Expect Emotions. Though Germany had a strong start, Spain started to look more dangerous after they had settled. The 2008 UEFA European Football Championship, commonly referred to as UEFA Euro 2008 or simply Euro 2008, was the 13th UEFA European Football Championship, a quadrennial football tournament contested by the member nations of UEFA (the Union of European Football Associations). Paolo Calcagno (Italy) A small figure juggling a ball on the back of the original has been removed, as has the marble plinth. Euro 2008 Euro 2008: Holland v Italy - as it happened Nicky Bandini. The qualifying process commenced a month after the 2006 World Cup. Serving as the national stadium, the Ernst-Happel-Stadion hosted numerous Champions League finals, including final between Internazionale and Real Madrid (3–1) in 1964, Porto versus FC Bayern (2–1) in 1987, AC Milan versus Benfica (1–0) in 1990, and Ajax versus AC Milan (1–0) in 1995. Fernando Torres (Spain)[1], Assistant referees:[2] [55], UEFA announced that total of €184 million has been offered to the 16 teams competing in this tournament, increasing from €129 million in the previous tournament. The problem was solved when the organisers proposed renovating Letzigrund instead. ITALIE - PIECE de MONNAIE de 1 euro 2008, PROPORTIONS CORP L DE VINCI, VF COIN EUR 4,95 2,50 EUR de frais de livraison Ek // Rouleau 10 Cent Italie 2008 : 40 Pièces [3] However, they lost by one goal, making Euro 2008 the first European Championship not to have one of the host nations present in the knockout phase. [19] In April 2008, after failing a physical fitness test, Norwegian assistant referee Erik Ræstad was replaced by fellow countryman Jan Petter Randen.[20]. Worth - Italy 2 euro 2008, 60th Anniversary - Universal Declaration of Human Rights in the coin catalog at - International Catalog of World Coins. [10], Man of the Match: ... Les Espagnols ont gagné le dernier quart de finale de l'UEFA Euro 2008 au bout du suspense. Italy squad for Euro 2008 Wed 28 May 2008 07.35 EDT First published on Wed 28 May 2008 07.35 EDT. The draw resulted in the following groups: The tournament was played at eight venues throughout the two host nations; four in Austria and four in Switzerland. [1] Austria and Hungary had previously bid together to host Euro 2004, losing out to Portugal, while Sweden had hosted Euro 1992. A free kick in the match between Netherlands and Italy on 9 June Group C of UEFA Euro 2008 is one of four groups of competing nations at UEFA Euro 2008. [54], The Golden Boot was awarded to yet another Spaniard, David Villa, who scored four goals, three of which came in his side's 4–1 win over Russia (the only hat-trick scored in the tournament). Italy crushed Greece 3-0 to notch up their third win in as many games and pull three points clear at the top of their Euro 2020 qualifying group in Athens on Saturday.... more » 01.06.2019 18:38 All times Central European Summer Time (UTC+2) As was the case at the 2000 and 2004 finals, the finalists were divided into four seeding pots, based on the UEFA national team coefficients which measured performance of teams in the 2006 FIFA World Cup qualifying and Euro 2008 qualifying, with each group having one team from each pot. In Group A, the Swiss lost their captain, Alexander Frei, to injury in their first game and became the first team to be eliminated from the tournament, after losing their first two matches. After half an hour, Xavi played a pass in behind the Germany back line towards Torres, who outmuscled a hesitant Philipp Lahm and clipped the ball over the diving Jens Lehmann and just inside the far post. Coincidentally, all teams from Pots 2, 3, and 4 were placed into positions 2, 3, and 4 in each group, respectively. Finally, in Group D, Greece failed to reproduce the form of their shock 2004 win, and ended the tournament with no points. Éliminatoires de l’UEFA EURO 2008 – Groupe B. Mercredi 6 septembre 2006, Stade de France, Saint-Denis, 78 831 spectateurs. Euro 2008 - phase finale : retrouvez le calendrier et les résultats de la compétition sur L'Équipe. Russia qualified at the expense of Sweden, after beating them in a final game decider, joining Spain in the knockout phase. 11.06.2008 - UEFA EURO 2008 Group A Matchday 2 Switzerland 1-2 Turkey - Avrupa Futbol Şampiyonası İsviçre 1-2 Türkiye [Long Highlights] [HD] 27:12 If a member of the final squad suffered an injury prior to his team's first game that would keep him out of the entire tournament, another player could be called up to replace him. Le nouveau trophée Henri-Delaunay, réalisé en Angleterre, est la réplique exacte de l'original. The Letzigrund stadium hosted its first football match on 23 September 2007. Teams were drawn consecutively into Group A to D. First, the Pot 1 teams were assigned to the first positions of their groups, while next the positions of all other teams were drawn separately from Pot 4 to 2 (for the purposes of determining the match schedules in each group). For the video game based on this event, see. À l'occasion de l' Euro 2008, un nouveau trophée est remis aux vainqueurs de la compétition. Spain were only the second nation to win all their group stage fixtures and then the European Championship itself, matching France's achievement from 1984. This was only the second time in European Championship history that the champions had won every match in the group stage; the other team to do so was France in 1984. 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification matches, "Germany Advances to Euro 2008 Quarterfinals", Soccer-Euro-Newly-laid Basel pitch ready for use, UEFA says, "Strange seeding make for interesting Euro 2008 draw", "UEFA Euro 2008™: team and referee accommodation, headquarter hotels", "Arrival of teams and public training sessions", "Regulations of the UEFA European Football Championship 2006/08", "Full-time report Switzerland-Czech Republic", "Full-time report Czech Republic-Portugal", "Euro-Format means group rivals cannot meet again in final", "Directives on yellow cards in the EURO 2008 competition", "Euro 2008 semi-final thriller hit by TV blackouts", "Frock horror! As with every tournament since UEFA Euro 1984, there was no third place play-off. That goal proved to be the only goal of the game, which Spain dominated despite Germany having the majority of the possession,[6] and Spain were crowned UEFA Euro 2008 champions. Ernst-Happel-Stadion - Vienne. [5], The tournament's closing ceremony was held immediately prior to kickoff, and featured 400 performers,[6] including Spanish singer Enrique Iglesias, singing the tournament's official song, "Can You Hear Me". Also, in another major change, for the first time in a European Championship, only two venues (St. Jakob-Park, Basel and Ernst-Happel-Stadion, Vienna—the two largest of the eight stadiums used) were used for the seven matches in the knockout phase of the tournament.[45]. [13] It was for this reason that Ernst-Happel-Stadion hosted the final. A new trophy was awarded to the winners of the Euro 2008 tournament. The last quarter-final match saw Spain defeat Italy on penalties, after a goalless draw in regular time. [75] UEFA President Michel Platini stated, "It describes in a nutshell what the UEFA Euro 2008 has to offer: all kinds of emotions – joy, disappointment, relief or high tension – right up to the final whistle. France,, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 8 December 2020, at 10:43. Grace aux Nerazzuri, les Français sont qualifiés pour l'Euro 2008 sans avoir joué le match contre l'Ukraine. In the group stage, Croatia, Spain and the Netherlands all qualified with maximum points. [53], The UEFA Technical Team also had to pick a Player of the Tournament, taking fans' votes into account. Teams in groups A and B were separated from teams in groups C and D until the final. Austria and Switzerland automatically qualified as hosts; the remaining 14 teams were determined through a qualifying tournament, played between August 2006 and November 2007. In an exciting final game in Group A, an injury- and suspension-hit Turkey came back from 2–0 down to beat the Czech Republic 3–2, after an uncharacteristic handling mistake by Petr Čech, in the last few minutes, left Nihat Kahveci with the simplest of finishes. The tournament was won by Spain, who defeated Germany 1–0 in the final. In contrast, Germany and Portugal were deemed to have an easy draw, as the tournament structure meant they could not meet Italy, France, the Netherlands or Spain until the final. Jeudi 26 juin 2008 : UniCredit réorganise ses implantations en Europe, en supprimant 9 000 postes en Italie, en Allemagne et en Autriche, et en créant 11 500 postes en Europe centrale et de l'Est. The world television feed of the match was intermittently lost during the match, which prevented the broadcast of Germany's second goal. [9][10], UEFA came under heavy criticism from Raymond Domenech, manager of France, who was not satisfied with his team's position in the draw,[11] and was also in favour of having 2006 FIFA World Cup winners Italy as top seed. For the three-game group stage of this tournament, where two or more teams in a group tied on an equal number of points, the finishing positions were determined by the following tie-breaking criteria in the following order:[18], However, these criteria would not apply if two teams tied on points and goals scored played against each other in their final group match and no other team in group finishes with same points; in that case, the tie would be broken by a penalty shootout. However, any yellow cards accumulated are annulled once a team is eliminated from the tournament or reaches the semi-finals. One case of this at Euro 2008 was the suspension of Turkey goalkeeper Volkan Demirel for two matches for pushing Czech striker Jan Koller.[58]. Greece were the defending champions going into the tournament, having won UEFA Euro 2004. The following players were suspended for one or more games as a result of red cards or yellow card accumulation: Three times in the second half of the semi-final between Germany and Turkey, nearly the entire global television coverage of the game was interrupted. The winners and runners-up from seven groups automatically qualified for the Championship, with the hosts filling the other two slots in the 16-team tournament. Despit… Extra payment based on teams performances: Spain, as winners of the tournament and winners of all three of their group stage matches, received a total prize of €23 million, the maximum possible prize money. The Austria–Switzerland bid became the second successful joint bid in the competition's history, following the UEFA Euro 2000 hosted by Belgium and the Netherlands. The qualifying format was changed compared to previous tournaments. Each venue had a capacity of at least 30,000 for the tournament; the largest stadium was Ernst-Happel-Stadion in Vienna with a capacity of 53,295. [73] The mascots were unveiled on 27 September 2006, in Vienna, Austria. Fourth official: [67] The official Euro 2008 song was "Can You Hear Me" by Enrique Iglesias, which was performed live during the official closing ceremony prior to the final in Ernst Happel Stadion in Vienna on 29 June. The UEFA Euro 2008 Final was a football match that took place on 29 June 2008 at the Ernst-Happel-Stadion in Vienna, Austria, to determine the winner of the UEFA Euro 2008. Ce tournoi qualificatif a permis de sélectionner parmi 50 sélections nationales faisant partie de l'UEFA les 14 qui participeront (avec la Suisse et l'Autriche, pays coorganisateurs), à la phase finale de l'Euro 2008. Switzerland and Austria, as co-hosts, were automatically assigned to positions A1 and B1, respectively. Alessandro Griselli (Italy) Turkey's progress was halted by Germany in the semi-finals. "Seven Nation Army" by The White Stripes was played when players walked out before kick-off,[70] and a remix of "Samba de Janeiro" by German dance group Bellini was played after each goal scored in the competition.[71][72]. [66] These claims were disputed by the ball's designer, Oliver Kahn. Italy beat the French, on the final day, to finish on four points and join the Netherlands in the quarter-finals. 1-3) - Avrupa Futbol Şampiyonası Hırvatistan 1-1 Türkiye (Penaltılarla 1-3) [Long Highlights] - visit for full highlights of this match Valeur - Italie 1 euro 2008-2020 dans un catalogue de - Catalogue International de pièces du Monde. De quoi nourrir vos convictions personnelles avec la référence Piece 1 Euro 2008 si la seconde main fait partie intégrante de vos habitudes d'achat. During the lost world feed, German and Austrian television ZDF and ORF started to broadcast the feed of German-speaking Swiss channel SF 1. The official melody was composed by Rollo Armstrong of Faithless on behalf of UEFA. Peter Fröjdfeldt (Sweden), Spanish celebrations were not limited to Spain, but also extended to countries where a considerable amount of Spanish supporters were present. Select from premium Euro 2008 Italy Training Session of the highest quality. The two official mascots for UEFA Euro 2008, were named after a vote from the public of the two host nations from the following options: In April 2007, after receiving 36.3% of the vote, Trix and Flix were chosen. [4] In the quarter-finals, the Portuguese team was unable to give their coach, Luiz Felipe Scolari, a fitting send-off – following the mid-tournament announcement that Scolari would be leaving to join English club Chelsea – losing in an exciting game against Germany. The Turks joined Portugal as the qualifiers from Group A. France were the high-profile victims of Group C, recording just one point from a goalless draw against Romania in their opening game. In the final, held at Vienna's Ernst-Happel-Stadion, Spain became European champions for the second time after Fernando Torres' first-half goal proved enough to defeat Germany. Their official début was on 11 October 2006, at the Austria vs. Switzerland friendly, which ended 2–1. [7], Ernst-Happel-Stadion in Vienna, the largest stadium of the eight Euro 2008 venues, hosted UEFA Euro 2008 final match on 29 June 2008. [59] Various national broadcasters took emergency contingency measures such as reverting to radio broadcasting (for example, the BBC used coverage from Radio 5 Live,[60] Ireland circumvented the problem by having RTÉ Two's studio presenter Bill O'Herlihy and panellists Eamon Dunphy, Johnny Giles and Liam Brady provide emergency discussion on what had happened in the match,[61] and Øyvind Alsaker, commentator from Norwegian TV2 picked up his mobile and filmed it over a 3G connection). The group of nine analysts watched every game at the tournament before making their decision after the final. [16][17] The 16 teams validated their option with UEFA on 18 December 2007. Euro 2008 has made a low-key start, but this was a game to set any tournament alight as the Dutch played in a stunning counter-attacking style and Italy also showed flashes of brilliance, despite ending up well beaten. The match ball for the finals was unveiled at the draw ceremony. The official Swiss song for the tournament was a new version of "Bring en hei" (Bring him Home) by Baschi. All six group matches were played at venues in Switzerland, in Zürich and Berne. Austria and Switzerland jointly bid to host the games, and facing competition from six other bids: Bosnia and Herzegovina–Croatia, Greece–Turkey, a 4-way Nordic bid (from Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden), Hungary, Russia and Scotland–Republic of Ireland. This was due to a thunderstorm at the broadcasting relay station in Austria, despite the game being played in Switzerland. [2], The final vote by the UEFA executive committee was:[2]. The following tournament, held in Poland and Ukraine, became the third jointly hosted tournament. Feuille de match. Qualification for Euro 2008 started in August 2006, just over a month after the end of the 2006 FIFA World Cup. Six of the qualifying groups contained seven teams, and the other, Group A, contained eight. This was only the second time in European Championship history that the champions had won every match in the group stage; the other team to do so was France in 1984. Spain defeated Germany 1–0 with a 33rd-minute goal from Fernando Torres. Later, they levelled the score at 2–2, before Germany scored the winning goal in the final minute. Turkey continued their streak of last-gasp wins, equalising at the end of extra-time against Croatia and advancing on penalties. The teams finishing in the top two positions in each of the four groups progressed to the quarter-finals, while the bottom two teams were eliminated from the tournament. [8][9], Opened in 1931, the Ernst-Happel-Stadion was built for the second Workers' Olympiad. The UEFA Euro 2008 Final was a football match that took place on 29 June 2008 at the Ernst-Happel-Stadion in Vienna, Austria, to determine the winner of the UEFA Euro 2008. In 2004, the Zurich venue became a problem for the organisers. Avec un nouveau sélectionneur Roberto Donadoni l'Italie connaît des débuts poussifs : un match nul contre la Lituanie puis une défaite contre la France3-1, au Stade de France. [18], The knockout phase was different from that of past tournaments. Et cela, aussi bien du côté du neuf que des produits Piece 1 Euro 2008 occasion. This increased the chance of a group fixture being replayed in the knockout phase, and rendered impossible a final between two teams drawn in the same half of the tournament. The names of the winning countries that had appeared on the plinth have now been engraved on the back of the trophy, which is made of sterling silver, weighs 8 kilograms (17.6 lb) and is 60 centimetres (24 in) tall. What's That Song They Play After the Euro Goals? Teams that finished in third place had no opportunity to qualify. Despite the one-goal margin of victory, it was a fairly dominant performance by Spain. Coached by Dutchman Guus Hiddink, Russia eliminated the Netherlands with two extra-time goals. The 2008 UEFA European Football Championship, commonly referred to as UEFA Euro 2008 or simply Euro 2008, was the 13th UEFA European Football Championship, a quadrennial football tournament contested by the member nations of UEFA (the Union of European Football Associations). Throughout 31 matches, the participating nations totalled 77 goals, the same as the previous tournament. If a player is shown a red card – whether as a result of two bookable offences or a straight red – that player is suspended from playing in his team's next match. Seven Nation Army: the indiest football anthem ever? [1], Austria–Switzerland, Hungary, Greece–Turkey and the Nordic bid were recommended, in that order, before the final vote by UEFA's National Teams Committee. Son poids est de 8 kilogrammes et il mesure 60 centimètres de hauteur. [7][8], In a return to the format used at Euro 1992 and Euro 1996 the games in each group were held at just two stadia, with the seeded team remaining in the same city for all three matches. Spain were also the first team since Germany in 1996to win the tournament undefeated. Après un été en fête en Italie, il faut préparer les qualifications pour l'Euro 2008. Worth - Italy 2 euro 2008-2020 in the coin catalog at - International Catalog of World Coins. [5] Spain won the second semi-final against Russia by three goals to nil, through second-half goals from Xavi, Daniel Güiza and David Silva, earning Spain their first appearance in a major final for 24 years. The player chosen was Spain midfielder Xavi. At UEFA Euro 2008, players may be suspended from playing in subsequent matches upon the collection of a certain number of yellow or red cards. Head-to-head result: Portugal 2–0 Turkey. Find the perfect Euro 2008 Italy Training Session stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. The change means there were no play-offs between teams finishing in second place in the groups – they qualified directly for the finals. Swiss Television SRG SSR still had a feed, because of their own broadcasting facilities at the venue. The draw for the final tournament took place on 2 December 2007, and saw Group C immediately labelled as the "group of death", with Italy, France, Romania and the Netherlands competing for the two qualifying places. [HD] 20.06.2008 - UEFA EURO 2008 Quarter Final Croatia 1-1 Turkey (With Pen. 2008, Quarts de finale. Petit à petit, l'Italie prend confiance en elle et enchaîne les victoires et surtout réussit à se qualifier contre un redoutable adversaire direct à la qualification : l'Écosse, au cours d'un match exceptionnel qui termine avec la victoire de l'Italie 2-1 sur u… If his team is eliminated from the competition before the end of his suspension, the games carry over to the 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification matches. Tied on head-to-head result (Austria 1–1 Poland). 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[12] On 22 November 2007, Giorgio Marchetti, UEFA's professional football director, announced that a review of the coefficient ranking system was under way for future European Championships.[7]. Co-hosts Switzerland (coefficient 1.800; rank 20th) and Austria (coefficient 1.500; rank 27th) were automatically assigned to positions A1 and B1, respectively. They formed a musical background to video clips featuring the twin mascots Trix and Flix.[67]. England was the only seeded team not to qualify for the tournament proper, whereas Russia was the only unseeded one to qualify. "I am sure the mascots and their names will become a vital part of the understanding of the whole event," said Christian Mutschler, the tournament director for Switzerland. Country: Italy: Period: Republic (1946-date) Type: Standard circulation coin: Years: 2008-2020 : Value: 1 Euro 1 EUR = 1.22 USD First published on Mon 9 Jun 2008 07.24 EDT. Les éliminatoires du championnat d'Europe de football 2008 se sont déroulés du 16 août 2006 au 21 novembre 2007. Turkey entered the game with nine of their squad members missing due to injury or suspension, but still scored the first goal. Share on Facebook; Share on Twitter; This act ensured that the German goal was actually broadcast in Germany although not in Turkey. The tournament started on 7 June and the final took place in Vienna on 29 June 2008. Austria and Switzerland automatically qualified for the tournament finals as host nations. The following is a list of squads for each nation competing at UEFA Euro 2008 in Austria and Switzerland. Italy have only one European Championship title to their name. [8], In addition to football, the Ernst-Happel-Stadion hosted 1995 European LC Championships, the final game of American Football World Championship in 2011, the three game of the final stage of the 13th European Championship of American Football and other athletics, cycling and tennis events. [18], On 19 December 2007, UEFA announced twelve referees and twenty-four assistants were selected for the tournament. The new version of the Henri Delaunay Trophy, created by Asprey London,[63] is almost an exact replica of the original designed by Arthus-Bertrand. It took place in Austria and Switzerland (both hosting the tournament for the first time) from 7 to 29 June 2008. Each team had access to a "team base camp" for its stay between the matches. [15], Teams were required to select a squad of 23 players, three of whom had to be goalkeepers, with the final squad to be submitted to UEFA by 28 May 2008. 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