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UEFA Euro 1996 Group D

Group D of UEFA Euro 1996 was one of four groups in the final tournament's initial group stage. It began on 9 June and was completed on 19 June. The group consisted of defending champions Denmark, Portugal, Croatia and Turkey.[1]

Portugal won the group and advanced to the quarter-finals, along with Croatia. Denmark and Turkey failed to advance.

Teams

Draw position Team Method of
qualification
Date of
qualification
Finals
appearance
Last
appearance
Previous best
performance
FIFA Rankings
May 1996
D1 (seed)  Denmark Group 2 runner-up (5th best runner-up) 15 November 1995 5th 1992 Winners (1992) 11
D2  Portugal Group 6 winner 15 November 1995 2nd 1984 Semi-finals (1984) 18
D3  Turkey Group 3 runner-up (3rd best runner-up) 15 November 1995 1st Debut 30
D4  Croatia Group 4 winner 15 November 1995 1st Debut 27

Standings

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Portugal 3 2 1 0 5 1 +4 7 Advance to knockout stage
2  Croatia 3 2 0 1 4 3 +1 6
3  Denmark 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 4
4  Turkey 3 0 0 3 0 5 −5 0
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Group stage tiebreakers

In the quarter-finals,

  • The winner of Group D, Portugal, advanced to play the runner-up of Group C, Czech Republic.
  • The runner-up of Group D, Croatia, advanced to play the winner of Group C, Germany.

Matches

Denmark vs Portugal

Denmark 1–1 Portugal
Report
Denmark
Portugal
GK 1 Peter Schmeichel
RB 2 Thomas Helveg Yellow card 30'
CB 3 Marc Rieper
CB 5 Jes Høgh
LB 14 Jens Risager Yellow card 14'
DM 7 Brian Steen Nielsen
CM 8 Claus Thomsen Substituted off 83'
CM 13 Henrik Larsen Substituted off 90'
AM 10 Michael Laudrup (c)
CF 9 Mikkel Beck
CF 11 Brian Laudrup
Substitutions:
DF 12 Torben Piechnik Substituted in 83'
MF 18 Kim Vilfort Substituted in 90'
Manager:
Richard Møller Nielsen
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GK 1 Vitor Baia (c)
RB 3 Paulinho Santos Yellow card 9'
CB 16 Hélder Cristóvão
CB 5 Fernando Couto
LB 13 Dimas
DM 4 Oceano Yellow card 24' Substituted off 37'
RM 10 Rui Costa
CM 19 Paulo Sousa Yellow card 58' Substituted off 79'
LM 20 Luís Figo Substituted off 62'
CF 8 João Pinto Yellow card 73'
CF 9 Sá Pinto Yellow card 41'
Substitutions:
MF 18 António Folha Substituted in 37'
FW 15 Domingos Substituted in 62'
MF 6 José Tavares Substituted in 79'
Manager:
António Oliveira

Man of the Match:
Peter Schmeichel (Denmark)[2]

Assistant referees:
Jan Dolstra (Netherlands)
Berend Talens (Netherlands)
Fourth official:
Rene Temmink (Netherlands)

Turkey vs Croatia

Turkey 0–1 Croatia
Report
Turkey
Croatia
GK 22 Rüştü Reçber
RB 4 Vedat İnceefe
CB 13 Rahim Zafer
CB 8 Ogün Temizkanoğlu (c)
LB 3 Alpay Özalan
DM 19 Tolunay Kafkas Yellow card 31' Substituted off 89'
RM 18 Arif Erdem Substituted off 82'
CM 5 Tugay Kerimoğlu
LM 17 Abdullah Ercan
AM 16 Sergen Yalçın
CF 9 Hakan Şükür
Substitutions:
FW 7 Hami Mandıralı Substituted in 82'
FW 14 Saffet Sancaklı Substituted in 89'
Manager:
Fatih Terim
TUR-CRO 1996-06-11.svg
GK 1 Dražen Ladić
SW 5 Nikola Jerkan
CB 6 Slaven Bilić
CB 4 Igor Štimac
RWB 13 Mario Stanić
LWB 3 Robert Jarni
CM 10 Zvonimir Boban (c) Yellow card 55' Substituted off 57'
CM 8 Robert Prosinečki
CM 7 Aljoša Asanović Yellow card 40'
CF 11 Alen Bokšić Substituted off 73'
CF 9 Davor Šuker Substituted off 90'
Substitutions:
MF 14 Zvonimir Soldo Substituted in 57'
FW 19 Goran Vlaović Substituted in 73'
DF 15 Dubravko Pavličić Substituted in 90'
Manager:
Miroslav Blaževic

Man of the Match:
Robert Prosinečki (Croatia)[2]

Assistant referees:
Ernst Felder (Switzerland)
Martin Freiburghaus (Switzerland)
Fourth official:
Urs Meier (Switzerland)

Portugal vs Turkey

Portugal 1–0 Turkey
Report
Attendance: 22,670
Portugal
Turkey
GK 1 Vitor Baia (c)
RB 3 Paulinho Santos Yellow card 2'
CB 16 Hélder Cristóvão
CB 5 Fernando Couto
LB 13 Dimas
DM 19 Paulo Sousa
RM 18 António Folha Substituted off 46'
CM 10 Rui Costa
LM 20 Luís Figo Yellow card 58'
CF 8 João Pinto Substituted off 77'
CF 9 Sá Pinto Substituted off 65'
Substitutions:
MF 6 José Tavares Yellow card 72' Substituted in 46'
FW 11 Jorge Cadete Substituted in 65'
MF 17 Hugo Porfírio Substituted in 77'
Manager:
António Oliveira
POR-TUR 1996-06-14.svg
GK 22 Rüştü Reçber
RB 4 Vedat İnceefe Yellow card 65'
CB 8 Ogün Temizkanoğlu Substituted off 46'
LB 3 Alpay Özalan
DM 2 Recep Çetin
RM 10 Oğuz Çetin (c) Substituted off 69'
CM 5 Tugay Kerimoğlu
LM 17 Abdullah Ercan Yellow card 43'
AM 16 Sergen Yalçın
CF 14 Saffet Sancaklı Substituted off 63'
CF 9 Hakan Şükür
Substitutions:
DF 13 Rahim Zafer Yellow card 73' Substituted in 46'
MF 19 Tolunay Kafkas Yellow card 76' Substituted in 63'
MF 18 Arif Erdem Substituted in 69'
Manager:
Fatih Terim

Man of the Match:
Fernando Couto (Portugal)[2]

Assistant referees:
Laszlo Hamar (Hungary)
Imre Bozóky (Hungary)
Fourth official:
Sándor Piller (Hungary)

Croatia vs Denmark

Croatia 3–0 Denmark
Report
Attendance: 33,671
Referee: Marc Batta (France)
Croatia
Denmark
GK 1 Dražen Ladić
SW 5 Nikola Jerkan
CB 6 Slaven Bilić
CB 4 Igor Štimac
RWB 13 Mario Stanić Yellow card 20'
LWB 3 Robert Jarni
CM 8 Robert Prosinečki Yellow card 23' Substituted off 88'
CM 10 Zvonimir Boban (c) Substituted off 82'
CM 7 Aljoša Asanović
CF 9 Davor Šuker
CF 19 Goran Vlaović Yellow card 39' Substituted off 82'
Substitutions:
MF 2 Nikola Jurčević Substituted in 82'
MF 14 Zvonimir Soldo Substituted in 82'
MF 16 Mladen Mladenović Substituted in 88'
Manager:
Miroslav Blažević
CRO-DEN 1996-06-16.svg
GK 1 Peter Schmeichel
RB 2 Thomas Helveg Substituted off 46'
CB 3 Marc Rieper
CB 5 Jes Høgh
LB 6 Michael Schjønberg
DM 7 Brian Steen Nielsen
CM 8 Claus Thomsen
CM 13 Henrik Larsen Substituted off 69'
AM 10 Michael Laudrup (c)
AM 18 Kim Vilfort Substituted off 59'
CF 11 Brian Laudrup
Substitutions:
DF 20 Jacob Laursen Substituted in 46'
FW 9 Mikkel Beck Substituted in 59'
MF 19 Stig Tøfting Substituted in 69'
Manager:
Richard Møller Nielsen

Man of the Match:
Davor Šuker (Croatia)[2]

Assistant referees:
Pierre Ufrasi (France)
Jacques Mas (France)
Fourth official:
Alain Sars (France)

Croatia vs Portugal

Croatia 0–3 Portugal
Report
Attendance: 20,484
Croatia
Portugal
GK 12 Marijan Mrmić
CB 15 Dubravko Pavličić Yellow card 36'
CB 6 Slaven Bilić
CB 14 Zvonimir Soldo
RWB 20 Dario Šimić
LWB 3 Robert Jarni (c) Yellow card 30'
CM 16 Mladen Mladenović Substituted off 46'
CM 2 Nikola Jurčević
AM 8 Robert Prosinečki Substituted off 46'
CF 17 Igor Pamić Yellow card 10' Substituted off 46'
CF 19 Goran Vlaović
Substitutions:
FW 9 Davor Šuker Substituted in 46'
MF 7 Aljoša Asanović Substituted in 46'
MF 10 Zvonimir Boban Substituted in 46'
Manager:
Miroslav Blažević
CRO-POR 1996-06-19.svg
GK 1 Vítor Baía (c)
RB 2 Secretário
CB 5 Fernando Couto
CB 16 Hélder Cristóvão
LB 13 Dimas
DM 4 Oceano
RM 19 Paulo Sousa Substituted off 70'
CM 10 Rui Costa Substituted off 61'
LM 20 Luís Figo
CF 9 Sá Pinto Substituted off 46'
CF 8 João Pinto
Substitutions:
FW 15 Domingos Substituted in 46'
MF 14 Pedro Barbosa Substituted in 61'
MF 6 José Tavares Substituted in 70'
Manager:
António Oliveira

Man of the Match:
João Pinto (Portugal)[2]

Assistant referees:
Hans Wolf (Germany)
Harald Sather (Germany)
Fourth official:
Hartmut Strampe (Germany)

Turkey vs Denmark

Turkey 0–3 Denmark
Report
Attendance: 28,671
Turkey
Denmark
GK 22 Rüştü Reçber Yellow card 89'
RB 4 Vedat İnceefe
CB 8 Ogün Temizkanoğlu
LB 3 Alpay Özalan
CM 2 Recep Çetin (c) Substituted off 68'
CM 5 Tugay Kerimoğlu Yellow card 44'
RW 7 Hami Mandıralı
AM 15 Tayfun Korkut Yellow card 61'
LW 17 Abdullah Ercan
CF 11 Orhan Çıkırıkçı Substituted off 68'
CF 9 Hakan Şükür Substituted off 46'
Substitutions:
MF 18 Arif Erdem Substituted in 46'
FW 14 Saffet Sancaklı Substituted in 68'
DF 20 Bülent Korkmaz Substituted in 68'
Manager:
Fatih Terim
TUR-DEN 1996-06-19.svg
GK 1 Peter Schmeichel
RB 2 Thomas Helveg Yellow card 57'
CB 5 Jes Høgh
CB 3 Marc Rieper
LB 6 Michael Schjønberg Substituted off 46'
DM 7 Brian Steen Nielsen
CM 8 Claus Thomsen
CM 17 Allan Nielsen
AM 10 Michael Laudrup (c)
CF 15 Erik Bo Andersen Substituted off 88'
CF 11 Brian Laudrup
Substitutions:
MF 13 Henrik Larsen Yellow card 81' Substituted in 46'
FW 21 Søren Andersen Substituted in 88'
Manager:
Richard Møller Nielsen

Man of the Match:
Brian Laudrup (Denmark)[2]

Assistant referees:
Serguei Foursa (Russia)
Sergei Frantsuzov (Russia)
Fourth official:
Serguei Khussainov (Russia)

References

  1. ^ "European Championship 1996". rsssf.com. Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. 18 January 2000. Retrieved 1 March 2017.
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Full Statistical Info on Euro '96". RSSSF.com. Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. 3 July 1996. Retrieved 14 April 2017.

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