England's European Championship Record

Portugal 2004

Qualifying

England were drawn in Qualifying Group 7, along with Turkey (seeded top of the group), Slovakia, FYR Macedonia and Liechtenstein.
The Group winner qualified for the final tournament, the runner-up advanced to a play-off.

DateVenueMatchResult
07 Sep 02IstanbulTurkey v Slovakia3-0
07 Sep 02VaduzLiechtenstein v FYR Macedonia1-1
12 Oct 02BratislavaSlovakia v England1-2
12 Oct 02SkopjeFYR Macedonia v Turkey1-2
16 Oct 02IstanbulTurkey v Liechtenstein5-0
16 Oct 02SouthamptonEngland v FYR Macedonia2-2
29 Mar 03VaduzLiechtenstein v England0-2
29 Mar 03SkopjeFYR Macedonia v Slovakia0-2
02 Apr 03SunderlandEngland v Turkey2-0
02 Apr 03TrnavaSlovakia v Liechtenstein4-0
07 Jun 03BratislavaSlovakia v Turkey0-1
07 Jun 03SkopjeFYR Macedonia v Liechtenstein3-1
11 Jun 03MiddlesbroughEngland v Slovakia2-1
11 Jun 03IstanbulTurkey v FYR Macedonia3-2
06 Sep 03VaduzLiechtenstein v Turkey0-3
06 Sep 03SkopjeFYR Macedonia v England1-2
10 Sep 03ManchesterEngland v Liechtenstein2-0
10 Sep 03ZilinaSlovakia v FYR Macedonia1-1
11 Oct 03IstanbulTurkey v England0-0
11 Oct 03VaduzLiechtenstein v Slovakia0-2

Qualifying Group 7PlyWDLFAPts
England862014520
Turkey861117519
Slovakia831411910
FYR Macedonia813411136
Liechtenstein80172221

England won the group and qualified for the final tournament.

Final Tournament

England were drawn in Group B, along with France, Croatia & Switzerland.
The Top 2 places qualified for the Quarter Finals.

First Round Matches - Group B

DateVenueMatchResultAttReferee
13 Jun 2004LisbonFrance v England2-162,487Merk (Germany)
13 Jun 2004LeiriaSwitzerland v Croatia0-024,000Batista (Portugal)
17 Jun 2004CoimbraEngland v Switzerland3-028,214Ivanov (Russia)
17 Jun 2004LeiriaCroatia v France2-229,160Nielsen (Denmark)
21 Jun 2004LisbonCroatia v England2-457,047Collina (Italy)
21 Jun 2004CoimbraSwitzerland v France1-328,111Michel (Slovakia)

Standings

Group BPlyWDLFAPts
France3210747
England3201846
Croatia3021462
Switzerland3012161

England finished in second place in the group and advanced to the Quarter Final.

Quarter Finals

Played on a knock-out basis, match winners advance to the Semi Finals.

DateVenueMatchResultAttReferee
24 Jun 2004LisbonPortugal v England2-2*62,564Meier (Switzerland)
25 Jun 2004LisbonFrance v Greece0-145,390Frisk (Sweden)
26 Jun 2004Faro-LouleSweden v Holland0-0**27,762Michel (Slovakia)
27 Jun 2004PortoCzech Rep. v Denmark3-041,092Ivanov (Russia)

*Portugal 6-5 on penalties after extra time and England were eliminated from the competition.
**Holland won 5-4 on penalties after extra time.