UEFA Women's Euro 1995

The 1995 UEFA Women's Championship, also referred to as Women's Euro 1995 was a football tournament that happened between 1993 and 1995 (with the qualifying round). The final game was held in Germany. The UEFA Women's Championship is a regular tournament involving European national teams from countries affiliated to UEFA, the European governing body, who have qualified for the competition. The competition aims to determine which national women's team is the best in Europe.[1]

Germany won the competition for the third time (counting with West Germany's victory in the former European Competition for Representative Women's Teams).

UEFA Women's Euro 1995
Fußball-Europameisterschaft der Frauen 1995
EM i fotball for kvinner 1995
Europamästerskapet i fotboll för damer 1995
Tournament details
Host countriesEngland
Germany (final)
Norway
Sweden
Dates26 March (final)
Teams4
Venue(s)4 (in 4 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Germany (3rd title)
Runners-up Sweden
Tournament statistics
Matches played5
Goals scored25 (5 per match)
Top scorer(s)Sweden Lena Videkull (3 goals)
Best player(s)Germany Birgit Prinz

Format

In the qualifying round, 29 teams divided into 8 groups (some of 3, some of 4 teams) and the winner of each group would be qualified into the quarter-finals of the Competition. Then, and until the final, teams played 2-leg knockout rounds. In the final, only one game would be played and the winner would be proclaimed the Champion.

Squads

For a list of all squads that played in the final tournament, see 1995 UEFA Women's Championship squads

Results

Semifinals

First leg

England 1–4 Germany
Farley Goal 7' DFB Report (in German) Mohr Goal 32'80'
Brocker Goal 68'
Wiegmann Goal 87' (pen.)
Norway 4–3 Sweden
Aarønes Goal 44'64'
Sandberg Goal 60'
Waage Goal 89'
NFF Report (in Norwegian)
SvFF Report (in Swedish)
Kalte Goal 15'
Andelén Goal 55'
H. Johansson Goal 61'

Second leg

Germany 2–1 England
Waller Goal 34' (o.g.)
Prinz Goal 79'
DFB Report (in German) Farley Goal 1'

Germany won 6–2 on aggregate.

Sweden 4–1 Norway
Kalte Goal 53'
Videkull Goal 59'61'76'
NFF Report (in Norwegian)
SvFF Report (in Swedish)
Medalen Goal 28'

Sweden won 7–5 on aggregate.

Final

Germany 3–2 Sweden
Meinert Goal 33'
Prinz Goal 64'
Wiegmann Goal 85'
DFB Report (in German)
SvFF Report (in Swedish)
Andersson Goal 6'
Andelén Goal 89'

Awards

 Women's Euro 1995 Champions 

Germany
Third title

Goalscorers

3 goals
2 goals
1 goal
Own goal

See also

References

  1. ^ "1995: Germany establish upper hand –". Uefa.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23.

External links

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England women's national football team

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Malin Andersson

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Maren Meinert

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Monica Enlid

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Spain women's national football team

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UEFA Women's Euro 1995 qualification

The qualification for UEFA Women's Euro 1995 was held between August 15, 1993 & October 30, 1994. The winner of the quarter-finals qualified.

UEFA Women's Euro 1995 squads

This article lists all the confirmed national football squads for the UEFA Women's Euro 1995.

Players marked (c) were named as captain for their national squad.

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