Each national team had to submit a squad of 23 players, three of whom must be goalkeepers, at least ten days before the opening match of the tournament. The final was a repeat of the opening game of the tournament and Portugal were hoping to avenge their defeat. [15] Southampton full-back Michael Svensson was ruled out of the tournament on 26 May after failing to recover from a knee injury; he was replaced by Hammarby defender Alexander Östlund.[16]. Maniche Goal Vs Holland Euro 2004 Μανίς Ολλανδία Πορτογαλία 2004. Portugal recovered from an opening defeat against Greece to reach the final, eliminating England and the Netherlands along the way. experience it! [3], Croatia named their final squad on 2 June 2004. Head-to-head goals for: Sweden 3, Denmark 2, Italy 1. Netherlands. [1][2] A total of thirty-one matches were played in ten venues across eight cities – Aveiro, Braga, Coimbra, Guimarães, Faro/Loulé, Leiria, Lisbon, and Porto. [72][73] The group of eight analysts watched every game at the tournament before making their decision after the final. In order to meet UEFA's requirements on venue capacity and infrastructure, seven new stadiums were built – Estádio Municipal de Aveiro (Aveiro),[41] Estádio Municipal de Braga (Braga),[42] Estádio Algarve (Faro-Loulé),[43] Estádio Dr. Magalhães Pessoa (Leiria),[44] Estádio da Luz (Lisbon),[45] Estádio José Alvalade (Lisbon),[46] and Estádio do Dragão (Porto)[47] – and three underwent renovation works – Estádio Cidade de Coimbra (Coimbra),[48] Estádio D. Afonso Henriques (Guimarães),[49] and Estádio do Bessa (Porto). The final tournament was hosted for the first time in Portugal, from 12 June to 4 July 2004. [5] In the closing ceremony, Portuguese-Canadian singer Nelly Furtado performed her single and official tournament theme song, "Força". Other tasks included setting up and managing marketing plans, product distribution and prices, and prevent illegal use of trademarks and product sales. Football statistics of the country Italy in the year 2004. The 2004 UEFA European Football Championship, commonly referred to as UEFA Euro 2004 or simply Euro 2004, was the 12th edition of the UEFA European Championship, a quadrennial football competition contested by the men's national teams of UEFA member associations. [12] England's other two games were memorable for the performances of their young star Wayne Rooney. [93] Several Spanish players, however, regarded it as "horrible, difficult to control and to pass", with Real Madrid footballer Iván Helguera describing it as a "beach ball". [80][81] The competition slogan used was "Vive O 2004!" The football – displaying typical Portuguese folk artistic motifs on its panels – and the heart – shaped in the traditional style of the filigree art – conveyed the football passion of the host country. Portugal named their final squad on 18 May 2004. Extra payment based on teams performance: If a player was shown a red card – whether as a result of two bookable offences or a straight red – he would become suspended from playing in his team's next match. [16][17][18] Italy were ultimately eliminated on the number of goals scored after Sweden and Denmark drew 2–2 and qualified as group winners and runners-up. The Czechs had several chances, including a shot from Tomáš Rosický that struck the bar. [90][91] It was produced by Adidas and named Adidas Roteiro, after the logbook (Portuguese: roteiro) used by Portuguese maritime explorers such as Vasco da Gama. [8] Portugal recovered from their opening defeat by defeating Russia 2–0, who had their keeper Sergei Ovchinnikov sent off. [90] France midfielder Zinedine Zidane believed the ball would "improve the game". Italy … As with every tournament since UEFA Euro 1984, there was no third place play-off. EURO 2004 final highlights: Greece 1-0 Portugal. [84], The official song, called "Força" (English: Strength), was written and performed by Portuguese-Canadian singer Nelly Furtado. National sponsors come from the host country and do only have sponsorship rights within that country. [79] It represents a football in the centre of a heart, surrounded by seven green dots. Just before the hour mark, Greece earned a corner kick from which Angelos Charisteas scored. Bulgaria, Croatia, Russia and Switzerland also took part in their second tournament finals since their debut in 1996. [8], Switzerland named an initial 26-man squad on 24 May 2004. UEFA Euro 2004 was a football tournament that took place in Portugal between 12 June and 4 July 2004. [103] Eight sponsors were announced by UEFA in December 2002. Goals for was used as the tiebreaker. There were three rounds of matches, with each round eliminating half of the teams entering that round, culminating in the final to decide the champions. Euro 2004 was supposed to be the tournament that finally put paid to the pain of the last World Cup, but instead events at Estadio do Bessa on Tuesday will ensure Italian people continue to … A total of thirty-one matches were played in ten venues across eight cities – Aveiro, Braga, Coimbra, Guimarães, Faro/Loulé, Leiria, Lisbon, and Porto. Russia named their final squad on 2 June 2004. Denmark named their squad on 1 June 2004. The Netherlands named their squad on 19 May 2004. Zinedine Zidane scored both goals; the second from the penalty spot. Sweden won the group and advanced to the quarter-finals, along with Denmark. [100], To celebrate Portugal's hosting of the Euro 2004 finals, commemorative coin and stamp collections were issued by the Imprensa Nacional-Casa da Moeda, the Portuguese national mint and printing house,[101] and CTT, the national postal service. Only 18 at the time, Rooney's goal-scoring ability proved instrumental in victories over Switzerland (3–0) and Croatia (4–2). "Reyes left out of Spain squad for Euro 2004", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=UEFA_Euro_2004_squads&oldid=990499981, Articles with unsourced statements from May 2014, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 24 November 2020, at 20:49. The knockout stage was a single-elimination tournament involving the eight teams that advanced from the group stage. Results from the final tournaments, play-off matches and friendly games were all ignored. The seven dots represent significant Portuguese elements and achievements, such as the number of castles in the national coat of arms or the conquest of the seven seas during the Age of Discoveries. [9] Nuno Gomes scored the winning goal against Spain,[10] which ensured Portugal finished top of Group A. Greece advanced to the quarter-finals as runners-up, ahead of Spain on goals scored. 04:34 21/05/2016 Live EURO 2004 quarter-final highlights: Portugal v England. [15], Group C featured a three-way tie between Sweden, Denmark and Italy. 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[86] The song was taken from her second studio album, Folklore, and released as its third single, soon after the start of the tournament. In the dying minutes, Owen hit the Portuguese crossbar and Sol Campbell headed in the rebound, but the goal was ruled out by referee Urs Meier for a foul on the Portuguese goalkeeper Ricardo. Football. A late goal from Zlatan Ibrahimovic earned Sweden a draw and put a major dent in Italy's Euro 2004 hopes. Group winners were Italy, who finished four points clear of second-placed team Wales who qualified for the play-offs. It began on 14 June and was completed on 22 June. The draw resulted in the following groups: The final tournament was played in ten venues located in eight different cities. This is very much how we envisage the UEFA Euro 2004 event to be". France named their final squad on 18 May 2004. Spain named their initial 23-man squad on 20 May 2004. [87] She wrote "Força" with "the passion the Portuguese people have for football" in mind. Tied on head-to-head result (Greece 1–1 Spain) and overall goal difference (0). [55] Ticket prices were divided in three categories, ranging from €35 (group matches) to €270 (final). The tournament was rich in surprises and upsets: Germany, Spain and Italy were eliminated in the group stage, while defending champions France were knocked out in the quarter-finals by Greece. If the teams could still not be separated after the extra time, there would be a penalty shoot-out (at least five penalties each) to determine which team progressed to the next round. English. England named their final squad on 17 May 2004. [3] Portugal were defeated by Greece with a goal from Angelos Charisteas. [17] Hamburg defender Christian Rahn withdrew from the squad on 26 May and was replaced by left-back Christian Ziege, who had recently been released by Tottenham Hotspur. [4] Greece's triumph was unexpected, considering that they had only qualified for two other major tournaments, the UEFA Euro 1980 and the 1994 FIFA World Cup, where they failed to win a single match. ... June 18, 2004 Italy vs. Sweden. [77] Below is a complete list of the allocations:[78]. [90] Roteiro was also used at the 2004 AFC Asian Cup,[92] and during the mid-season of the 2004–05 German Bundesliga. Portugal won 6–5, as Ricardo saved from Darius Vassell and then scored the winning goal himself. Euro 2004 marked the introduction of the penalty shoot-out as a tiebreaker between two teams in the group stage, although no match required the use of this procedure. [53] Public sales for an initial batch of 450,000 tickets (38%) were launched on 28 April 2003,[54] in a ceremony in Lisbon which gathered former European football stars Eusébio and Ruud Gullit. [22], The Czech Republic won Group D as the only team to win all three of their group matches. The tour began on 8 April 2004 at the Praça do Comércio in Lisbon, where the launching ceremony took place with the presence of Portuguese football legend and tournament ambassador Eusébio. The Czech Republic looked likely candidates to face the hosts in the final. On Monday night, 18 June 2012, Gli Azzurri could be about to … Fair play conduct of the team in the final tournament; This page was last edited on 20 December 2020, at 16:28. [93], The new ball received mixed reactions from players and technical staffs. June 22, 2004 Italy vs. Bulgaria. [26] The Netherlands claimed a quarter-final berth as runners-up. Италия - България Евро 2004 първо полувреме / Italy - Bulgaria UEFA Euro 2004 first half. Italy fixture in Euro 2004. Germany. "Someone should be ashamed and it's not us," he said after Sweden's late equaliser in Porto rendered Italy's 2-1 win over Bulgaria irrelevant. Worth - Italy 2 euro 2004, 50th Anniversary - World Food Program in the coin catalog at uCoin.net - International Catalog of World Coins. An initial list of 25 bases approved by the Portuguese Football Federation, following a selection process started in November 2001, was announced by the organisation on 5 February 2003.[59]. Italy has participated in the Eurovision Song Contest 45 times since making its debut at the first contest in 1956.It was one of the seven countries that competed at the first contest. For the first time in a major European football tournament, the last match featured the same teams as the opening match. Latvia secured their first participation in a major tournament after overcoming Turkey in the play-offs, while Greece returned to the European Championship after 24 years. The Pot 1 teams were assigned to the first positions of their groups, while the positions of all other teams were drawn separately (for the purposes of determining the match schedules in each group). The table below lists stadium capacity for the final tournament, which may not correspond to their effective maximum capacity. Italy football soccer. [18] VfL Bochum winger Paul Freier was also ruled out on 29 May after damaging knee ligaments in a warm-up friendly against Malta on 27 May;[19] his withdrawal allowed both early contenders for the 23rd place in the squad, Bastian Schweinsteiger and Lukas Podolski, to be selected. [11], France, the holders, scored twice in stoppage time to go from 1–0 down to beat England 2–1. Fifty teams were divided into ten groups of five and each team played two matches against all its opponents, on a home-and-away basis. On 4 December 2003, UEFA revealed the twelve referees and four fourth officials. [13][14] France and England qualified from the group as winners and runners-up respectively. The draw for the group stage took place on 30 November 2003 at the Pavilhão Atlântico in Lisbon, Portugal, where the 16 finalists were divided into four groups. [28], Firm defensive play and an Angelos Charisteas goal on 65 minutes helped Greece defeat France 1–0 and progress to the semi-finals. Global Euro sponsors can come from any country and have together exclusive worldwide sponsorship rights for a UEFA European Football Championship. [40] As host country, Portugal were automatically placed in position A1. In a change from the previous tournament schedule, where two quarter-final matches were played per day, over two days, the quarter-finals at the Euro 2004 were to be played over four consecutive days, with one match per day. [95], During the two months ahead of the tournament, the Henri Delaunay Trophy travelled across Portugal to promote the European Championship finals in the host country. The 16 teams that qualified for the competition were required to submit a final 23-man squad by 2 June 2004, although injured squad members could be replaced at any time up to 24 hours before their team's first match. [2] Real Madrid right-back Michel Salgado was originally named in the squad but suffered a torn thigh muscle and was replaced by Deportivo La Coruña full-back Joan Capdevila. Football-Lineups: Nationals UEFA Euro 2004 was a football tournament that took place in Portugal between 12 June and 4 July 2004. [38][39], The pot allocations were based on the UEFA national team coefficient which measured performance of teams in the 2002 FIFA World Cup qualifying and UEFA Euro 2004 qualifying. Applicants could request a maximum of four tickets per match but were limited to one match per day. The logo's colour palette was based on the Portuguese flag and its warm tones recall the light and sun associated with the Portuguese landscape and climate. Watch full Euro 2004 football matches online on Footballia. The 2004 UEFA European Football Championship (or just Euro 2004) was the twelfth tournament of the UEFA European Football Championship, a football tournament held all four years for European nations. The UEFA Euro was given to Portugal in 1999. [97], In November 2002, UEFA appointed Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) as the tournament's exclusive worldwide licensing agent. They were favourites to take the trophy, having won all four of their games. Published on Wed 23 Jun 2004 17.27 EDT Denmark 2 Tomasson 28 66 Sweden 2 Larsson 47pen, Jonson 89 Thomas Sorensen would do well not to visit Italy for a while. In extreme cases of ill-discipline, UEFA could choose to have a disciplinary panel examine the incident in order to determine whether or not further suspension would be required. Brock Lesnar. There were 77 goals scored in 31 matches, for an average of 2.48 goals per match. The game remained goalless until the dying moments of the first half of extra time, when Traianos Dellas headed home the winner, the first and only silver goal in a European Championship.[33]. Italy competed at the contest frequently until 1997.After a 14-year absence, the country returned to the contest in 2011.Italy has won the contest twice. [6] Greece then drew with Spain[7] before losing to Russia in their last group stage game. There were three rounds of matches, with each round eliminating half of the teams entering that round, culminating in the final to decide the champions. Latvia. Five players from the winning Greek team were named to the team of the tournament. In parallel to individual match tickets, UEFA created a new category of tickets called "Follow My Team", which allowed supporters to see all the matches of their favourite team (group stage and, if qualified, knockout stage matches). Goalkeeper Stipe Pletikosa sustained a thigh injury a few days before the beginning of the tournament,[4] and so was withdrawn from the squad, with Vladimir Vasilj taking his place.[5]. The other occasion on which they crashed out was 1996. Three teams – Italy, Denmark and Sweden – all finished with five points, with each team … For the video game based on this event, see. Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores for Sweden with a ridiculous backheel volley. The first-placed teams from each group qualified automatically to the final tournament, whereas the ten runners-up took part in a two-legged play-off to select the remaining five teams that would join the host nation in the final tournament.[36][37]. All matches between the three sides had ended in draws and all three had beaten Bulgaria. The draw for the qualifying round was held on 25 January 2002 at the Europarque Congress Centre, in Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal. [9] Stéphane Grichting and Rémo Meyer were both cut from the final squad, while Marco Streller broke his left tibia and fibula and Léonard Thurre tore a calf muscle in training;[10][11] they were replaced in the final 23-man squad by 18-year-old PSV Eindhoven forward Johan Vonlanthen. [85] Created by Warner Bros., Kinas was officially unveiled on 29 March 2003 at the Casa de Serralves, in Porto, Portugal. [96] A total of twenty towns and cities were visited by the trophy tour caravan, including the ten that would host matches. The Golden Boot was awarded to Milan Baroš, who scored five goals in all three group stage matches and in the quarter-finals against Denmark. [102], UEFA distinguishes between global sponsors and national sponsors. [63][64], If two or more teams were equal on points on completion of the group matches, the following tie-breaking criteria were applied:[65][66]. [38] The coefficient was calculated by dividing the number of all points scored (three points for a win, one for a draw) by the number of all matches played. 11:06. [35] All of Greece's wins in the knockout stage came in an identical manner: a 1–0 win, with the goal being a header off a cross from the right wing. Eight years ago Sweden and Denmark drew 2-2 at Euro 2004 to eliminate Italy from the tournament. Apart from Soccer tables, statistics and results, you can see archive odds of previous games in Euro 2004. [68] If the scores were still level after the initial 15 minutes of extra time, play would continue for a further 15 minutes. [13] Goalkeeper Fabrice Borer suffered a broken arm in training on 12 June and was replaced by Sébastien Roth before Switzerland's opening game against Croatia the next day.[14]. Euro 2004 marks the second time in six European Championship participations Italy have failed to negotiate the group phase. [citation needed] Caps include those for USSR, CIS, and Russia. BigDaddyAEL1964. Help: This page serves to display overall, home, away, form and other Soccer tables relating to Euro 2004 which is sorted in Europe category of BetExplorer sports stats service. They defeated Latvia 2–1,[23] the Netherlands 3–2,[24] and Germany 2–1. 02:24 The Czech Republic named an initial 24-man squad on 19 May 2004. Serbia and Montenegro began the campaign as the FR Yugoslavia, but officially changed their name in February 2003. [88][89], The official match ball was presented during the final draw ceremony on 30 November 2003 in Lisbon.