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European Championship Group C

France News

December 6, 2013Manager profile: Didier Deschamps
Max Bentley profiles Didier Deschamps, who won the World Cup as a player with France and is aiming to do the same as Les Bleus boss.

October 10, 2013France's outdated physical philosophy
Ian Holyman: France's Aime Jacquet-inspired penchant for physical players has had a detrimental effect on the current national team.

September 9, 2013Belarus v France: Preview


September 6, 2013Georgia 0-0 France: Woe for Deschamps


Italy News

September 10, 2013Spain 2-2 Chile: Navas equaliser


September 9, 2013Italy v Czech Republic: Preview


September 5, 2013Italy v Malta: Preview


August 14, 2013Italy 1-2 Argentina


Netherlands News

December 6, 2013Manager Profile: Louis Van Gaal
Max Bentley profiles the career of Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal, who is in his second spell at the Oranje helm.

September 9, 2013Andorra v Netherlands: Preview


September 6, 2013Estonia 2-2 Netherlands: Van Persie leveller


September 5, 2013Estonia v Netherlands: Preview


Romania News

March 26, 2013Netherlands 4-0 Romania: Van Persie brace
Holland maintained their perfect record in World Cup qualifying as two goals from Robin van Persie helped them earn a convincing win over Romania at the Amsterdam ArenA.

March 25, 2013Netherlands v Romania: Preview


March 22, 2013Hungary 2-2 Romania


January 22, 2013Romania v Netherlands: Preview


European Championship Group C
GPWDLGSGCGDPTS
Netherlands 3 3 0 0 9 1 8 9
Italy 3 1 1 1 3 4 -1 4
Romania 3 0 2 1 1 3 -2 2
France 3 0 1 2 1 6 -5 1
Match Played - June 9, 2008
European ChampionshipFull Time - Letzigrund Stadium
Romania 0-0 France
Game 5  
Match | Commentary
Match Played - June 9, 2008
European ChampionshipFull Time - Stade de Suisse Wankdorf
Netherlands 3-0 Italy
26' Ruud van Nistelrooy Goal 1 - 0  
31' Wesley Sneijder Goal 2 - 0  
80' Giovanni Van Bronckhorst Goal 3 - 0  
Game 6  
Match | Commentary
Match Played - June 13, 2008
European ChampionshipFull Time - Letzigrund Stadium
Italy 1-1 Romania
55'   0 - 1 Goal Adrian Mutu
56' Christian Panucci Goal 1 - 1  
Game 13  
Match | Commentary
Match Played - June 13, 2008
European ChampionshipFull Time - Stade de Suisse Wankdorf
Netherlands 4-1 France
10' Dirk Kuyt Goal 1 - 0  
59' Robin Van Persie Goal 2 - 0  
71'   2 - 1 Goal Thierry Henry
72' Arjen Robben Goal 3 - 1  
90' Wesley Sneijder Goal 4 - 1  
Game 14  
Match | Commentary
Match Played - June 17, 2008
European ChampionshipFull Time - Letzigrund Stadium
France 0-2 Italy
24' Eric Abidal Red Card    
25'   0 - 1 Goal Andrea Pirlo (pen)
62'   0 - 2 Goal Daniele De Rossi
Game 21  
Match | Commentary
Match Played - June 17, 2008
European ChampionshipFull Time - Stade de Suisse Wankdorf
Netherlands 2-0 Romania
54' Klaas-Jan Huntelaar Goal 1 - 0  
87' Robin Van Persie Goal 2 - 0  
Game 22  
Match | Commentary