European Championship

This is a list of all the European Soccer Championship articles we have published on the History of Soccer website.

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Uwe Seeler: Famous Germany Soccer Legend And Hamburg Icon

Uwe Seeler is widely considered one of the greatest German soccer players of all time. Uwe was born on 5 November 1936 in Hamburg, where he subsequently joined his beloved local club Hamburger SV at just nine years of age. …

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1885 FA Cup Final: Blackburn Rovers 2 Queen’s Park 0

1885 FA Cup Final Score: Blackburn Rovers 2 Queen’s Park 0 The Venue: Kennington Oval, London Match Date: Saturday 4th April 1885 Blackburn Rovers Scorers: Jim Forrest and Jimmy Brown Blackburn Rovers Team: Bill Arthur, Bob Turner, Fergie Suter, Hugh McIntyre, …

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Dino Zoff: Italy World Cup And European Championship Winner

Dino Zoff, the former goalkeeper made 570 appearances in Italy’s Serie A from his debut on 24 September 1961 up until his retirement on 2 June 1983. An unassuming man, he enjoyed a hugely successful career at both club and …

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AC Milan: The Official History, Its Rivals, Facts And Stats

The Milan Football and Cricket Club was founded by Erbert Kilpin on 16 December 1899. The futbol club, AC Milan would become one of the most prestigious in the world within a few decades. AC Milan History There is no …

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Euro 2000: Regarded Best Tournament In Modern Times

Twenty-two years have passed since UEFA Euro 2000, a tournament many regard as one of the greatest soccer finals in modern times. Despite leading a charmed life at times, France’s ability to play the most attractive, attacking soccer made them …

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Zinedine Zidane: Won World Cup And Ended Career In Madness

Zinedine Zidane is one of the greatest soccer players in the game’s history, a true legend who achieved all there is to achieve and did it in style. But what made this French attacking midfielder special, and why has a …

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Karel Poborsky: Remembered For The Scooped Lob At Euro 96

It is said that we only truly appreciate something once it has gone. They now realize just how good they had it during the Karel Poborsky era in the Czech Republic. Along with close friend Pavel Nedved, Karel Poborsky was …

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Ioan Lupescu: Iconic Romanian Midfielder

Ioan Lupescu was and remains one of Romania’s best-known and most successful soccer players. The attacking midfielder represented his country at two FIFA World Cup finals (1990 and 1994) and two UEFA European championships (1996 and 2000). In addition to …

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Emmanuel Petit: One Of The Best Defensive Midfielders

Emmanuel Petit is a retired soccer player who represented the French national soccer team and some of the biggest clubs in Europe such as Arsenal, Barcelona, Chelsea, and Monaco. Petit came to worldwide prominence with the midfield partnership he developed …

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Pierluigi Collina: Voted Best Referee Of The Year Six Times

Let’s admit it. It takes a special kind of mentality like Pierluigi Collina to referee football at the highest level. Enforcing the soccer laws of the game and managing players’ tempers while keeping up with play for 90 nonstop minutes …

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