1969 UEFA European Under-18 Championship

international football competition

The UEFA European Under-18 Championship 1969 Final Tournament was held in East Germany.

1969 UEFA European Under-18 Championship
Tournament details
Host countryEast Germany
Dates18–26 May
Teams16
Final positions
Champions Bulgaria (2nd title)
Runners-up East Germany
Third place Soviet Union
Fourth place Scotland
1968
1970

QualificationEdit

Single MatchEdit

Team 1  Score  Team 2
Scotland   8–1   Norway

Two-legged MatchesEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Soviet Union   8–1   Finland 3–1 5–0
Portugal   (c) 2–2   Italy 1–1 1–1
England   3–0   Belgium 1–0 2–0
Bulgaria   DSQ   Albania
Sweden   2–4   West Germany 1–2 1–2
Hungary   3–3 (a)   Yugoslavia 3–1 0–2

GroupEdit

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  France 4 4 0 0 13 1 +12 8
  Netherlands 4 1 0 3 7 7 0 2
   Switzerland 4 1 0 3 2 14 –12 2


24 November (1968) Switzerland    1–0   Netherlands
7 December (1968) France   6–0    Switzerland
26 February Netherlands   0–2   France
8 March France   3–1   Netherlands
23 March Switzerland    0–2   France
5 April Netherlands   6–1    Switzerland

TeamsEdit

The following teams entered the tournament. Eight teams qualified (Q) and eight teams entered without playing qualification matches.

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Soviet Union 3 3 0 0 6 1 +5 6
  Romania 3 2 0 1 4 2 +2 4
  Portugal 3 1 0 2 2 4 –2 2
  Turkey 3 0 0 3 1 6 –5 0


18 May Romania   2–1   Turkey
Soviet Union   2–1   Portugal
20 May Soviet Union   3–0   Turkey
Romania   2–0   Portugal
22 May Portugal   1–0   Turkey
Soviet Union   1–0   Romania

Group BEdit

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  East Germany 3 3 0 0 15 0 +15 6
  England 3 2 0 1 9 5 +4 4
  Czechoslovakia 3 1 0 2 8 4 +4 2
  Malta 3 0 0 3 0 23 –23 0


18 May England   6–0   Malta
East Germany   1–0   Czechoslovakia
20 May England   3–1   Czechoslovakia
East Germany   10–0   Malta
22 May East Germany   4–0   England
Czechoslovakia   7–0   Malta

Group CEdit

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Bulgaria 3 3 0 0 7 2 +5 6
  West Germany 3 1 0 2 2 3 –1 2
  Spain 3 1 0 2 3 5 –2 2
  France 3 1 0 2 2 4 –2 2


18 May Bulgaria   1–0   West Germany
Spain   1–0   France
20 May France   1–0   West Germany
Bulgaria   3–1   Spain
22 May West Germany   2–1   Spain
Bulgaria   3–1   France

Group DEdit

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Scotland 3 2 1 0 4 2 +2 5
  Yugoslavia 3 1 2 0 3 1 +2 4
  Austria 3 1 0 2 4 4 0 2
  Poland 3 0 1 2 0 4 –4 1


18 May Yugoslavia   2–0   Austria
Scotland   1–0   Poland
20 May Scotland   2–1   Austria
Yugoslavia   0–0   Poland
22 May Austria   3–0   Poland
Yugoslavia   1–1   Scotland

SemifinalsEdit

Bulgaria  3 – 0  Soviet Union
East Germany  2 – 1  Scotland

Third place matchEdit

Soviet Union  1 – 0  Scotland

FinalEdit

Bulgaria  (c) 1 – 1 (aet)  East Germany


 1969 UEFA European Under-18 Championship 
 
Bulgaria
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