Quiz: How much do you remember about Euro 96?

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Germany reigned supreme at the tournament after hosts England made it as far as the semi-finals.

OVER THE PAST couple of weeks, we’ve sought to fill the void created by the postponement of the European Championships by testing your knowledge of tournaments of the past.

Today we move on to the summer of 1996 in England, but feel free to tackle our Euro 88 and Euro 92 quizzes too if you haven’t already done so.

After a promising start to the campaign, Ireland’s hopes of qualifying for the tournament were derailed following a goalless draw with which team?

Faroe Islands
Macedonia

Liechtenstein

This was one of eight venues for the tournament. Do you recognise it?

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City Ground, Nottingham
Anfield, Liverpool

Villa Park Birmingham

Who’s the fella getting to grips with Zinedine Zidane during the quarter-final between Netherlands and France?

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Michael Reiziger
Aron Winter

Winston Bogarde

Do you know which of these strikers was a notable omission from England’s squad?

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Les Ferdinand
Ian Wright

Robbie Fowler

‘Three Lions’, England’s anthem for the tournament, was written and performed by Frank Skinner, David Baddiel and which band?

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Simply Red
Lightning Seeds

Beautiful South

Eventual winners Germany didn’t concede a goal in any of their group games at the tournament. Who was the goalkeeper that kept the three clean sheets?

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Andreas Kopke
Bodo Illgner

Oliver Kahn

Two teams failed to register a single point during the group stages. Romania was one, but can you name the other?

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Bulgaria
Turkey

Denmark

Thanks to a tally of five goals, which player won the Golden Boot?

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Davor Suker
Oliver Bierhoff

Alan Shearer

Patrik Berger scored the Czech Republic’s goal in the final, which Germany won 2-1 courtesy of a Golden Goal. Where was Berger playing his club football at the time?

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Slavia Prague
Borussia Dortmund

Liverpool

Who was named Player of the Tournament?

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Matthias Sammer
Andreas Moller

Jurgen Kohler


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