UEFA European Football Championship Trivia!

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UEFA European Football Championship Trivia! - Quiz

Quiz: UEFA European football championship trivia! Football is one of the most-watched sports in the world. The UEFA champion’s league features some football teams going for the cup by process of eliminations. Did you know that Real Madrid was the first team to win the cup and has the most titles in this competition to this day? If you are a football fan and are looking for a way to gauge your knowledge of this competition, this quiz is exactly what you need.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which country won the UEFA European Football Championship in 2008 by beating Germany in the finals?

    • A.

      Italy

    • B.

      Spain

    • C.

      Russia

    • D.

      England

    Correct Answer
    B. Spain
    Explanation
    Spain won the UEFA European Football Championship in 2008 by beating Germany in the finals.

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  • 2. 

    Which country won the UEFA European Football Championship in 2004 by beating Portugal in the finals?

    • A.

      Germany

    • B.

      Spain

    • C.

      Greece

    • D.

      Italy

    Correct Answer
    C. Greece
    Explanation
    Greece won the UEFA European Football Championship in 2004 by beating Portugal in the finals. This was a surprising victory as Greece was considered an underdog in the tournament. They displayed a strong defensive strategy throughout the competition and managed to defeat the host nation, Portugal, in the final match with a score of 1-0. This victory marked Greece's first major international trophy in football and remains one of the biggest upsets in the history of the European Championship.

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  • 3. 

    Which country won the UEFA European Football Championship in 2000 by beating Italy in the finals?

    • A.

      Germany

    • B.

      England

    • C.

      France

    • D.

      Spain

    Correct Answer
    C. France
    Explanation
    France won the UEFA European Football Championship in 2000 by beating Italy in the finals.

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  • 4. 

    Which country won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1996 by beating the Czech Republic in the finals?

    • A.

      Ireland

    • B.

      Italy

    • C.

      Germany

    • D.

      France

    Correct Answer
    C. Germany
    Explanation
    Germany won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1996 by beating the Czech Republic in the finals.

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  • 5. 

    Which country won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1992 by beating Germany in the finals?

    • A.

      Denmark

    • B.

      Ireland

    • C.

      Sweden

    • D.

      Italy

    Correct Answer
    A. Denmark
    Explanation
    Denmark won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1992 by beating Germany in the finals.

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  • 6. 

    Which country won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1988 by beating the Soviet Union in the finals?

    • A.

      Germany

    • B.

      Denmark

    • C.

      Greece

    • D.

      Netherlands

    Correct Answer
    D. Netherlands
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Netherlands. In 1988, the Netherlands won the UEFA European Football Championship by defeating the Soviet Union in the finals.

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  • 7. 

    Which country won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1984 by beating Spain in the finals?

    • A.

      France

    • B.

      Italy

    • C.

      England

    • D.

      Portugal

    Correct Answer
    A. France
    Explanation
    France won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1984 by beating Spain in the finals.

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  • 8. 

    Which country won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1980 by beating Belgium in the finals?

    • A.

      West Germany

    • B.

      Sweden

    • C.

      Italy

    • D.

      Czech Republic

    Correct Answer
    A. West Germany
    Explanation
    In 1980, West Germany won the UEFA European Football Championship by defeating Belgium in the finals.

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  • 9. 

    Which country won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1976 by beating West Germany in the finals?

    • A.

      Poland

    • B.

      Ireland

    • C.

      Czechoslovakia

    • D.

      Belgium

    Correct Answer
    C. Czechoslovakia
    Explanation
    Czechoslovakia won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1976 by beating West Germany in the finals.

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  • 10. 

    Which country won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1972 by beating the Soviet Union in the finals?

    • A.

      West Germany

    • B.

      England

    • C.

      Spain

    • D.

      Italy

    Correct Answer
    A. West Germany
    Explanation
    West Germany won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1972 by beating the Soviet Union in the finals.

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  • 11. 

    Which country won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1968 by beating Yugoslavia in the finals?

    • A.

      England

    • B.

      Spain

    • C.

      West Germany

    • D.

      Italy

    Correct Answer
    D. Italy
    Explanation
    Italy won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1968 by beating Yugoslavia in the finals.

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  • 12. 

    Which country won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1964 by beating the Soviet Union in the finals?

    • A.

      Italy

    • B.

      Spain

    • C.

      France

    • D.

      England

    Correct Answer
    B. Spain
    Explanation
    Spain won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1964 by beating the Soviet Union in the finals.

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  • 13. 

    Which country won the UEFA European Football Championship in 1960 by beating Yugoslavia in the finals?

    • A.

      Netherlands

    • B.

      France

    • C.

      Belgium

    • D.

      Soviet Union

    Correct Answer
    D. Soviet Union
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Soviet Union. In 1960, the UEFA European Football Championship was won by the Soviet Union, who defeated Yugoslavia in the finals.

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  • 14. 

    What country hosted the 2004 UEFA European Football Championship?

    • A.

      Greece

    • B.

      Italy

    • C.

      Spain

    • D.

      Portugal

    Correct Answer
    D. Portugal
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Portugal. Portugal hosted the 2004 UEFA European Football Championship. This tournament, also known as Euro 2004, was held in various cities across Portugal from June 12 to July 4, 2004. The final match took place at the Estádio da Luz in Lisbon, where Greece defeated Portugal 1-0 to win their first major international tournament.

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  • 15. 

    What country hosted the 1996 UEFA European Football Championship?

    • A.

      Ireland

    • B.

      Sweden

    • C.

      Japan

    • D.

      England

    Correct Answer
    D. England
    Explanation
    The correct answer is England. The 1996 UEFA European Football Championship was hosted by England. This tournament, also known as Euro 96, took place from June 8 to June 30, 1996. It was the first time that the European Championship was hosted by England, and the tournament was ultimately won by Germany.

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  • 16. 

    What country hosted the 1992 UEFA European Football Championship?

    • A.

      England

    • B.

      France

    • C.

      Sweden

    • D.

      Denmark

    Correct Answer
    C. Sweden
    Explanation
    Sweden hosted the 1992 UEFA European Football Championship.

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  • 17. 

    What country hosted the 1988 UEFA European Football Championship?

    • A.

      Denmark

    • B.

      Sweden

    • C.

      West Germany

    • D.

      Czechoslovakia

    Correct Answer
    C. West Germany
    Explanation
    West Germany hosted the 1988 UEFA European Football Championship. This tournament was the eighth edition of the European Championship, and it took place from 10 to 25 June 1988. The matches were held in various cities across West Germany, including Munich, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Stuttgart, and others. The West German national team also participated in the tournament, reaching the semifinals but ultimately losing to the Netherlands. The final match was held at the Olympiastadion in Munich, where the Netherlands defeated the Soviet Union to become the champions.

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  • 18. 

    What country hosted the 1984 UEFA European Football Championship?

    • A.

      France

    • B.

      Greece

    • C.

      Spain

    • D.

      England

    Correct Answer
    A. France
    Explanation
    France hosted the 1984 UEFA European Football Championship.

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  • 19. 

    What country hosted the 1980 UEFA European Football Championship?

    • A.

      Belgium

    • B.

      West Germany

    • C.

      France

    • D.

      Italy

    Correct Answer
    D. Italy
    Explanation
    Italy hosted the 1980 UEFA European Football Championship.

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  • 20. 

    What country hosted the 1976 UEFA European Football Championship?

    • A.

      France

    • B.

      Ireland

    • C.

      Yugoslavia

    • D.

      Portugal

    Correct Answer
    C. Yugoslavia
    Explanation
    Yugoslavia hosted the 1976 UEFA European Football Championship.

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  • 21. 

    What country hosted the 1972 UEFA European Football Championship?

    • A.

      Belgium

    • B.

      Soviet Union

    • C.

      Spain

    • D.

      Italy

    Correct Answer
    A. Belgium
    Explanation
    Belgium hosted the 1972 UEFA European Football Championship.

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  • 22. 

    What country hosted the 1968 UEFA European Football Championship?

    • A.

      Greece

    • B.

      Italy

    • C.

      Yugoslavia

    • D.

      Soviet Union

    Correct Answer
    B. Italy
    Explanation
    Italy hosted the 1968 UEFA European Football Championship. The tournament was held in various cities across Italy, including Rome, Naples, Florence, and Turin. This was the third edition of the European Championship, and Italy successfully hosted the event, providing the infrastructure and facilities required for such a prestigious tournament. Italy went on to win the championship, defeating Yugoslavia in the final.

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  • 23. 

    What country hosted the 1964 UEFA European Football Championship?

    • A.

      France

    • B.

      Ireland

    • C.

      Cambodia

    • D.

      Spain

    Correct Answer
    D. Spain
    Explanation
    Spain hosted the 1964 UEFA European Football Championship.

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  • 24. 

    What country hosted the 1960 UEFA European Football Championship?

    • A.

      France

    • B.

      England

    • C.

      Italy

    • D.

      Soviet Union

    Correct Answer
    A. France
    Explanation
    France hosted the 1960 UEFA European Football Championship.

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  • 25. 

    In what year was the UEFA European Football Championship founded?

    • A.

      1940

    • B.

      2000

    • C.

      1960

    • D.

      1980

    Correct Answer
    C. 1960
    Explanation
    The UEFA European Football Championship was founded in 1960. This tournament, commonly known as the Euros, is held every four years and features national teams from across Europe competing for the title. The inaugural championship was held in France and was won by the Soviet Union. Since then, the tournament has grown in popularity and has become one of the most prestigious international football competitions.

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  • 26. 

    How many teams qualify for the UEFA European Football Championship?

    • A.

      32

    • B.

      64

    • C.

      53

    • D.

      8

    Correct Answer
    C. 53
  • 27. 

    How many teams make the UEFA European Football Championship final tournament?

    • A.

      16

    • B.

      32

    • C.

      64

    • D.

      8

    Correct Answer
    A. 16
    Explanation
    The UEFA European Football Championship final tournament consists of 16 teams.

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  • 28. 

    Which Portuguese player recorded a hat trick in the UEFA European Football Championship in 2000?

    • A.

      Raul

    • B.

      Christiano Ronaldo

    • C.

      Lionel Messi

    • D.

      Sergio Conceicao

    Correct Answer
    D. Sergio Conceicao
    Explanation
    Sergio Conceicao is the correct answer because he is the Portuguese player who recorded a hat trick in the UEFA European Football Championship in 2000.

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  • 29. 

    Which Spanish player recorded the only hat trick in the UEFA European Football Championship in 2008?

    • A.

      David Villa

    • B.

      Xavi Hernandez

    • C.

      Andres Iniesta

    • D.

      Xabi Alonso

    Correct Answer
    A. David Villa
    Explanation
    David Villa is the correct answer because he is the Spanish player who recorded the only hat trick in the UEFA European Football Championship in 2008.

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