UEFA Women's Euro 2001

The 2001 UEFA Women's Championship was the eighth UEFA Women's Championship, a competition for the women's national football teams and member associations of UEFA. It took place in Germany between 23 June and 7 July 2001. It was won by Germany with 1–0 in the final against Sweden, after a golden goal.[1]

UEFA Women's Euro 2001
Fußball-Europameisterschaft der Frauen 2001
Tournament details
Host countryGermany
Dates23 June – 7 July
Teams8
Venue(s)5 (in 5 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Germany (5th title)
Runners-up Sweden
Tournament statistics
Matches played15
Goals scored40 (2.67 per match)
Attendance92,703 (6,180 per match)
Top scorer(s)Germany Claudia Müller
Germany Sandra Smisek
(3 goals each)
Best player(s)Sweden Hanna Ljungberg

Qualification

16 competing teams formed 4 groups; the winners of each group qualified for the Championship, while the teams finishing second and third had to play a playoff in order to qualify.

Qualified teams

Country Qualified as Qualified on Previous appearances in tournament1
 France Group 1 winner 1 June 2000 1 (1997)
 Norway Group 2 winner 7 May 2000 6 (1987, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997)
 Germany (hosts) Group 3 winner 6 April 2000 5 (1989,2 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997)
 Russia Group 4 winner 14 June 2000 1 (1997)
 Sweden Play-off winner 5 November 2000 5 (1984, 1987, 1989, 1995, 1997)
 Denmark Play-off winner 21 November 2000 4 (1984, 1991, 1993, 1997)
 Italy Play-off winner 22 November 2000 6 (1984, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1997)
 England Play-off winner 28 November 2000 3 (1984, 1987, 1995)
1 Bold indicates champion for that year. Italic indicates host for that year

Squads

For a list of all squads that played in the final tournament, see UEFA Women's Euro 2001 squads

Results

Group stage

Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Germany 3 3 0 0 11 1 +10 9
 Sweden 3 2 0 1 6 3 +3 6
 Russia 3 0 1 2 1 7 −6 1
 England 3 0 1 2 1 8 −7 1
Germany 3–1 Sweden
Müller Goal 42'65'
Meinert Goal 78'
Report
SvFF Report (in Swedish)
DFB Report (in German)
Ljungberg Goal 14'
Russia 1–1 England
Svetlitskaya Goal 62' Report
RFS Report (in Russian)
Banks Goal 45'
Germany 5–0 Russia
Wiegmann Goal 43'
Prinz Goal 50'
Meinert Goal 69'
Smisek Goal 73'89'
Report
DFB Report (in German)
RFS Report (in Russian)
Sweden 4–0 England
Törnqvist Goal 3'
Bengtsson Goal 26'
Ljungberg Goal 75'
Eriksson Goal 80'
Report
SvFF Report (in Swedish)
England 0–3 Germany
Report
DFB Report (in German)
Wimbersky Goal 57'
Wiegmann Goal 65'
Lingor Goal 67'
Sweden 1–0 Russia
Fagerström Goal 76' Report
SvFF Report (in Swedish)
RFS Report (in Russian)

Group B

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Denmark 3 2 0 1 6 5 +1 6
 Norway 3 1 1 1 4 2 +2 4
 Italy 3 1 1 1 3 4 −1 4
 France 3 1 0 2 5 7 −2 3
Italy 2–1 Denmark
Panico Goal 12'72' Report
DBU Report (in Danish)
Bukh Goal 75'
Norway 3–0 France
Knudsen Goal 14'
Sykora Goal 18' (o.g.)
Mellgren Goal 40'
Report
Report (in French)
NFF Report (in Norwegian)
France 3–4 Denmark
Pichon Goal 21'
Mugneret-Béghé Goal 27'
Blouin Goal 83'
Report
Report (in French)
DBU Report (in Danish)
Krogh Goal 15' (pen.)90'
Bonde Goal 19'
Andersson Goal 71'
Norway 1–1 Italy
Mellgren Goal 16' Report
NFF Report (in Norwegian)
Guarino Goal 14'
Denmark 1–0 Norway
M. Pedersen Goal 85' Report
DBU Report (in Danish)
NFF Report (in Norwegian)
France 2–0 Italy
Pichon Goal 37'
Jézéquel Goal 74' (pen.)
Report
Report (in French)

Knockout stage

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
4 July – Ulm
 
 
 Germany1
 
7 July – Ulm
 
 Norway0
 
 Germany1
 
4 July – Ulm
 
 Sweden0
 
 Denmark0
 
 
 Sweden1
 

Semi-finals

Germany 1–0 Norway
Smisek Goal 57' Report
NFF Report (in Norwegian)
DFB Report (in German)
Denmark 0–1 Sweden
Report
DBU Report (in Danish)
SvFF Report (in Swedish)
Nordlund Goal 9'

Final

Germany 1–0 (a.e.t.) Sweden
Müller Golden goal 98' Report
SvFF Report (in Swedish)
DFB Report (in German)

Goalscorers

3 goals
2 goals
1 goal
Own goal

References

  1. ^ "Germany retain Euro crown". BBC Sport. British Broadcasting Corporation. 7 July 2001. Retrieved 27 October 2014.

External links

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UEFA Women's Euro 2001 qualification

The qualification for the UEFA Women's Euro 2001 was held between August 21, 1999 & November 28, 2000. The first-placed of the group stage qualified directly. The second-placed and the third-placed teams played in two playoff matches for four other berths.

UEFA Women's Euro 2001 squads

This article lists all the confirmed national football squads for the UEFA Women's Euro 2001.

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

UEFA Women's Euro 2001 finalists
Champions
Runners-up
Eliminated in semi-finals
Eliminated in group stage
Tournaments
Qualification
Finals
Squads

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