Euro 2012 Final Qualification Day Results

12 10 2011
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Here are the results of October 11, 2011 qualification matches for the UEFA Football European Championship 2012:

Group A

Kazakhstan

0-0

Austria

Germany

3-1

Belgium

Turkey

1-0

Azerbaijan

Group A Final Standing

Team

Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts

 Germany

10 10 0 0 34 7 +27 30

 Turkey

10 5 2 3 13 11 +2 17

 Belgium

10 4 3 3 21 15 +6 15

 Austria

10 3 3 4 16 17 −1 12

 Azerbaijan

10 2 1 7 10 26 −16 7

 Kazakhstan

10 1 1 8 6 24 −18 4

Germany completed a 10 win sweep of Group A. Turkey got the playoff spot after winning against Azerbaijan coupled with the loss of Belgium to the Germans.

Group B

Russia

6-0

Andorra

Republic of Ireland

2-1

Armenia

FYROM

1-1

Slovakia

Group B Final Standing

Team

Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts

 Russia

10 7 2 1 17 4 +13 23

 Republic of Ireland

10 6 3 1 15 7 +8 21

 Armenia

10 5 2 3 22 10 +12 17

 Slovakia

10 4 3 3 7 10 –3 15

 Macedonia

10 2 2 6 8 14 −6 8

 Andorra

10 0 0 10 1 25 −24 0

Russia is easily through to the next round after beating hapless Andorra while Ireland has to play for the last 4 spots.

Group C

Italy

3-0

Northern Ireland

Slovenia

1-0

Serbia

Group C Final Standing

Team

Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts

 Italy

10 8 2 0 20 2 +18 26

 Estonia

10 5 1 4 15 14 +1 16

 Serbia

10 4 3 3 13 12 +1 15

 Slovenia

10 4 2 4 11 7 +4 14

 Northern Ireland

10 2 3 5 9 13 −4 9

 Faroe Islands

10 1 1 8 6 26 −20 4

Italy went undefeated to easily rule Group C. Slovenia denied Serbia a place in the playoffs with a 1-nil victory.

Group D

Albania

1-1

Romania

France

1-1

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Group D Final Standing

Team

Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts

 France

10 6 3 1 15 4 +11 21

 Bosnia and Herz.

10 6 2 2 17 8 +9 20

 Romania

10 3 5 2 13 9 +4 14

 Belarus

10 3 4 3 8 7 +1 13

 Albania

10 2 3 5 7 14 −7 9

 Luxembourg

10 1 1 8 3 21 −18 4

Bosnia almost stole the automatic spot from France after making the first goal of their game, unfortunately the French side equalized to secure their place the Euro 2012 .

Group E

Hungary

0-0

Finland

Moldova

4-0

San Marino

Sweden

3-2

Netherlands

Group E Final Standing

Team

Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts

 Netherlands

10 9 0 1 37 8 +29 27

 Sweden

10 8 0 2 31 11 +20 24

 Hungary

10 6 1 3 22 14 +8 19

 Finland

10 3 1 6 16 16 0 10

 Moldova

10 3 0 7 12 16 −4 9

 San Marino

10 0 0 10 0 53 −53 0

Sweden beat group winner Netherlands, 3-2 to grab the final automatic slot in the final round.

Group F

Georgia

1-2

Greece

Malta

0-2

Israel

Group F Final Standing

Team

Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts

 Greece

10 7 3 0 14 5 +9 24

 Croatia

10 7 1 2 18 7 +11 22

 Israel

10 5 1 4 13 11 +2 16

 Latvia

10 3 2 5 9 12 −3 11

 Georgia

10 2 4 4 7 9 −2 10

 Malta

10 0 1 9 4 21 −17 1

Greece needing just a draw to qualify had a hard time against Georgia before eking out a 2-1 win and relegate Croatia to the playoffs.

Group G

Bulgaria

0-1

Wales

Switzerland

2-0

Montenegro

Group G Final Standing

Team

Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts

 England

8 5 3 0 17 5 +12 18

 Montenegro

8 3 3 2 7 7 0 12

 Switzerland

8 3 2 3 12 10 +2 11

 Wales

8 3 0 5 6 10 −4 9

 Bulgaria

8 1 2 5 3 13 −10 5

Switzerland’s victory over Montenegro was not enough for them to overtake the losers in the standings.

Group H

Denmark

2-1

Portugal

Norway

3-1

Cyprus

Group H Final Standing

Team

Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts

 Denmark

8 6 1 1 15 6 +9 19

 Portugal

8 5 1 2 21 12 +9 16

 Norway

8 5 1 2 10 7 +3 16

 Iceland

8 1 1 6 6 14 −8 4

 Cyprus

8 0 2 6 7 20 −13 2

Playing in their home stadium, Denmark beat erstwhile group leader Portugal 2-1 to secure one of the 12 automatic berths for Euro 2012. Portugal is in the playoffs despite the defeat. They nosed out Norway on goal difference.

Group I

Spain

3-1

Scotland

Lithuania

1-4

Czech Republic

Group I Final Standing

Team

Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts

 Spain

8 8 0 0 26 6 +20 24

 Czech Republic

8 4 1 3 12 8 +4 13

 Scotland

8 3 2 3 9 10 −1 11

 Lithuania

8 1 2 5 4 13 −9 5

 Liechtenstein

8 1 1 6 3 17 −14 4

Holders Spain completed its perfect run in Group I as they denied the Scots a chance for a playoff spot. The spot went to the Czech Republic who routed Lithuania, 4-1.

Best Runner-up race:

Team

Pld W D L GF GA GD AG Pts

 Sweden

8 6 0 2 20 11 +9 8 18

 Portugal

8 5 1 2 21 12 +9 8 16

 Croatia

8 5 1 2 12 6 +6 5 16

 Republic of Ireland

8 4 3 1 10 6 +4 4 15

 Bosnia and Herzegovina

8 4 2 2 9 8 +1 4 14

 Czech Republic

8 4 1 3 12 8 +4 9 13

 Estonia

8 4 1 3 13 11 +2 7 13

 Montenegro

8 3 3 2 7 7 0 2 12

 Turkey

8 3 2 3 8 10 –2 1 11

The Swedes won the best runner-up race and got the 12th automatic spot of the tournament. The rest of the runner-ups will have to play do or die matches in November. The draw will be held tomorrow.

Automatic qualifiers
Hosts: Poland, Ukraine
Group A: Germany
Group B: Russia
Group C: Italy
Group D: France
Group E: Netherlands, Sweden*
Group F: Greece
Group G: England
Group H: Denmark
Group I: Spain (holders)

*Best runners-up

Play-offs

Turkey
Republic of Ireland
Estonia
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Croatia
Montenegro
Portugal
Czech Republic


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