England's European Championship Record

Belgium 1972

England were drawn in Qualifying Group 3 along with Switzerland, Greece and Malta.
The group winner qualified for the Finals.

Qualifying Matches

11 Oct 1970GziraMalta v Greece1-1
16 Dec 1970AthensGreece v Switzerland0-1
20 Dec 1970GziraMalta v Switzerland1-2
03 Feb 1971GziraMalta v England0-1
21 Apr 1971LondonEngland v Greece3-0
05 May 1971LuzernSwitzerland v Malta5-0
12 May 1971LondonEngland v Malta5-0
12 May 1971BerneSwitzerland v Greece1-0
18 Jun 1971AthensGreece v Malta2-0
13 Oct 1971BaselSwitzerland v England2-3
10 Nov 1971LondonEngland v Switzerland1-1
01 Dec 1971PiraeusGreece v England0-2


Group 3PlyWDLFAPts

England won the group and qualified for the Quarter Finals.

Quarter Finals

Played over two legs. Match winner on aggregate advanced to the Semi Finals.

29 Apr 1972LondonEngland v W.Germany1-3100,000Heliet (FRA)
13 May 1972BerlinW.Germany v England0-084,000Gugulovic (YUG)

England lost 1-3 on aggregate and were eliminated from the competition.