UEFA Euro Cup Winners & Runners Up List (1960 – 2020)

Euro Winners & Runners Up List
Euro Winners & Runners Up List

Soccer fans from all over the world wait for the Euro Cup probably with as much excitement and anticipation as they do for the FIFA World Cup. The UEFA Euro Championship, also known simply as the Euros is the official quadrennial professional men’s football tournament that is organized every even four years by the Union of European Football Association (UEFA). Professional men’s national soccer teams from member nations of the UEFA participate in the Euro Championship.

The Euro Cup is organized to decide the continental football champions for Europe. Although it was initially called the European Nations’ Cup when it was started in 1960 the name was changed to the UEFA European Football Championship in 1968. To date, the Euro Cup has been played 15 times and has produced incredibly thrilling matches with many nations winning and defending the title down these years.

Tens of millions of fans from the participating European countries as well as from other soccer-loving nations from across the globe tune in to their TV sets and catch the thrilling matches, leading up to the grand finale. The Euro Championship is definitely a prestigious tournament with major men’s national teams taking part in it.

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List of Euro Cup Winners & Runners Up (1960 – 2020)

UEFA Euro Winners & Runners Up – A total of 24 nations from the UEFA currently participate in the Euro Cup and vie for the title of the European Champions in men’s football. Many of these nations are multiple winners of the title while others have shown incredible resilience and won the crown at least once.

Let’s check out the list of Euro Cup winners from 1960 – 2020:

Euro Championship Winner Score Runners Up
1960 Soviet Union 2 – 1 Yugoslavia
1964 Spain 2 – 1 Soviet Union
1968 Italy 2 – 0 Yugoslavia
1972 West Germany 3 – 0 Soviet Union
1976 Czechoslovakia 2 – 2 West Germany
1980 West Germany 2 – 1 Belgium
1984 France 2 – 0 Spain
1988 Netherlands 2 – 0 Soviet Union
1992 Denmark 2 – 0 Germany
1996 Germany 2 – 1 Czech Republic
2000 France 2 – 1 Italy
2004 Greece 1 – 0 Portugal
2008 Spain 1 – 0 Germany
2012 Spain 4 – 0 Italy
2016 Portugal 1 – 0 France

Teamwise Performance at UEFA Euro Till Today

This is the chronological list of all previous Euro Cup winners from 1960 to 2020. Now let’s check out the list of winners and the number of times the team has won the European Champion title:

Team Final Wins Years Runner Up Years
Germany 6 3 1972, 1980 and 1996 3 1976, 1992 and 2008
Spain 4 3 1964, 2008 and 2012 1 1984
France 3 2 1984 and 2000 1 2016
Soviet Union 4 1 1960 3 1964, 1972 and 1988
Italy 3 1 1968 2 2000 and 2012
Czech Republic 2 1 1976 1 1996
Portugal 2 1 2016 1 2004
Netherlands 1 1 1988 0
Greece 1 1 2004 0
Denmark 1 1 1992 0
Yugoslavia 2 0 2 1960 and 1968
Belgium 1 0 1 1980

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