What odds did Greece win Euro 2004?

a 150–1
Greece won the match 1–0 and were crowned European champions, a title that they were given a 150–1 chance of winning before the tournament.

Who won Euro 2004?

Greece national football team
UEFA Euro 2004/Champion

‘We wanted to finish the miracle’: how Greece won Euro 2004 against all odds. Seventeen years on, Nikos Dabizas is straining for the faintest recollection of the moment Markus Merk whistled for full‑time at the Estádio da Luz and changed an entire squad’s lives.

Who scored the winning goal in Euro 2004?

The winning goal was scored by Charisteas in the 65th minute with a header, after Theodoros Zagorakis had run with the ball down the right and crossed to him. Thierry Henry had a late chance to equalise for France, but his header went wide….Greece.

Opponent Result
SF Czech Republic 1–0 (a.e.t.)

Has Greece won the Euro Cup?

At Euro 2004 they beat hosts Portugal in the final, resulting in their first major tournament win….Overall record.

Greece’s European Championship record
Best Result Champions at the 2004 UEFA European Championship

How many times has Portugal won Euros?


Team Winners Runners-up
Italy 2 (1968*, 2020*) 2 (2000, 2012)
France 2 (1984*, 2000) 1 (2016*)
Soviet Union 1 (1960) 3 (1964, 1972, 1988)
Portugal 1 (2016) 1 (2004*)

Who won the last Euros?

Portugal national football team
UEFA Euro 2016/Champion

Which country has won Euro the most?

Germany and Spain are the most successful teams having won three times each….List of UEFA European Championship finals.

The European Championship trophy
Founded 1960
Current champions Italy (2nd title)
Most successful team(s) Germany Spain (3 titles each)

Who won Euro 2006?

Italy national football team
2006 FIFA World Cup/Champion

Who won 2000 euros?

France national football team
UEFA Euro 2000/Champion

Who is the oldest player to play in a match at a European Championship finals?

Lothar Matthäus
Lothar Matthäus (39 years and 91 days) Matthäus’s appearance against Portugal at EURO 2000 had made him the oldest player to figure at a UEFA European Championship – until Király’s intervention – and also marked his 150th and final cap for Germany.

How did Greece beat Portugal in Euro 2004?

Greece pulled off one of the biggest shocks in football history to beat Portugal in the Euro 2004 final. Angelos Charisteas scored from the Greeks’ first corner after 57 minutes, heading in an Angelis Basinas cross. And the Greek defence then stifled the hosts’ flair in a tense second half, led by the inspired Traianos Dellas.

Who was the Greek goalkeeper in Euro 2004?

Portugal surged forwards and came close through Cristiano Ronaldo, Maniche, and Luis Figo but Greece goalkeeper Antonios Nikopolidis stood firm. The hosts were frustrated from the start by a superbly-drilled Greek side, pulled together by coach Otto Rehhagel.

Who was the coach of Portugal in Euro 2004?

It was disappointment for Portugal coach Luiz Felipe Scolari, who failed to add the European crown to the World Cup he won with Brazil two years ago. The Greeks made it a double over Portugal after beating them 2-1 in the opening game of the tournament.

Who is the referee for Portugal v Greece?

Pre-match niceties German referee Markus “Merky” Merk leads out his funky bunch of linesmen and both teams. Both sides line out for the national anthems, with Portugal in red shirts, green shorts and red socks. Greece wear largely white strips with blue bits.