Group 1 of UEFA Euro 1984 was one of only two groups in the final tournament's initial group stage. It began on 12 June and was completed on 19 June. The group consisted of hosts France, Belgium, Denmark, and Yugoslavia.[1]

France won the group and advanced to the semi-finals along with Denmark. Belgium and Yugoslavia were eliminated.

Teams

Team Method of
qualification
Date of
qualification
Finals
appearance
Last
appearance
Previous best
performance
 Belgium Group 1 winner 12 October 1983 3rd 1980 Runners-up (1980)
 Denmark Group 3 winner 16 November 1983 2nd 1964 Fourth place (1964)
 France Host 10 December 1981 2nd 1960 Fourth place (1960)
 Yugoslavia Group 4 winner 21 December 1983 4th 1976 Runners-up (1960, 1968)

Standings

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  France (H) 3 3 0 0 9 2 +7 6 Advance to knockout stage
2  Denmark 3 2 0 1 8 3 +5 4
3  Belgium 3 1 0 2 4 8 −4 2
4  Yugoslavia 3 0 0 3 2 10 −8 0
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Group stage tiebreakers
(H) Host

In the semi-finals,

Matches

All times Central European Summer Time (UTC+2)

France vs Denmark

France 1–0 Denmark
Report
Parc des Princes, Paris
Attendance: 47,570
Referee: Volker Roth (West Germany)
France
Denmark
GK 1 Joël Bats
SW 4 Maxime Bossis
CB 5 Patrick Battiston
CB 15 Yvon Le Roux Substituted off 60'
CB 2 Manuel Amoros Red card 87'
RM 14 Jean Tigana
CM 6 Luis Fernández
CM 10 Michel Platini (c)
LM 12 Alain Giresse
CF 17 Bernard Lacombe
CF 11 Bruno Bellone
Substitutions:
DF 3 Jean-François Domergue Substituted in 60'
Manager:
Michel Hidalgo
GK 20 Ole Qvist
SW 4 Morten Olsen (c)
CB 3 Søren Busk
CB 5 Ivan Nielsen
RM 15 Frank Arnesen Substituted off 79'
CM 7 Jens Jørn Bertelsen
CM 11 Klaus Berggreen
CM 9 Allan Simonsen Substituted off 46'
LM 6 Søren Lerby
CF 14 Michael Laudrup
CF 10 Preben Elkjær
Substitutions:
MF 13 John Lauridsen Substituted in 46'
MF 8 Jesper Olsen Yellow card 87' Substituted in 79'
Manager:
West Germany Sepp Piontek

Belgium vs Yugoslavia

Belgium 2–0 Yugoslavia
Report
Stade Félix-Bollaert, Lens
Attendance: 41,525
Referee: Erik Fredriksson (Sweden)
Belgium
Yugoslavia
GK 1 Jean-Marie Pfaff
SW 4 Leo Clijsters Substituted off 34'
CB 2 Georges Grün
CB 14 Walter De Greef
CB 5 Michel De Wolf
RM 16 Enzo Scifo
CM 7 René Vandereycken
CM 6 Franky Vercauteren
LM 11 Jan Ceulemans (c)
CF 9 Erwin Vandenbergh
CF 8 Nico Claesen
Substitutions:
DF 3 Paul Lambrichts Substituted in 34'
Manager:
Guy Thys
GK 1 Zoran Simović
SW 5 Velimir Zajec (c)
CB 2 Nenad Stojković
CB 4 Srečko Katanec
CB 13 Faruk Hadžibegić Yellow card 53'
CM 10 Mehmed Baždarević Substituted off 76'
CM 7 Miloš Šestić
CM 8 Ivan Gudelj
RW 19 Sulejman Halilović
CF 9 Safet Sušić
LW 11 Zlatko Vujović Substituted off 59'
Substitutions:
MF 16 Dragan Stojković Substituted in 59'
MF 20 Borislav Cvetković Substituted in 76'
Manager:
Todor Veselinović

France vs Belgium

France 5–0 Belgium
Report
Stade de la Beaujoire, Nantes
Attendance: 51,359
Referee: Bob Valentine (Scotland)
France
Belgium
GK 1 Joël Bats
SW 4 Maxime Bossis
CB 5 Patrick Battiston
CB 3 Jean-François Domergue
RM 6 Luis Fernández
CM 14 Jean Tigana Yellow card 40'
CM 10 Michel Platini (c)
CM 12 Alain Giresse
LM 9 Bernard Genghini Substituted off 79'
CF 17 Bernard Lacombe Substituted off 65'
CF 13 Didier Six
Substitutions:
FW 16 Dominique Rocheteau Substituted in 65'
DF 18 Thierry Tusseau Substituted in 79'
Manager:
Michel Hidalgo
GK 1 Jean-Marie Pfaff
SW 14 Walter De Greef
CB 2 Georges Grün
CB 3 Paul Lambrichts
CB 5 Michel De Wolf
RM 16 Enzo Scifo Substituted off 52'
CM 11 Jan Ceulemans (c)
CM 7 René Vandereycken Substituted off 46'
LM 6 Franky Vercauteren
CF 9 Erwin Vandenbergh
CF 8 Nico Claesen Yellow card 17'
Substitutions:
MF 10 Ludo Coeck Substituted in 46'
MF 15 René Verheyen Substituted in 52'
Manager:
Guy Thys

Denmark vs Yugoslavia

Denmark 5–0 Yugoslavia
Report
Stade de Gerland, Lyon
Attendance: 34,736
Referee: Augusto Lamo Castillo (Spain)
Denmark
Yugoslavia
GK 20 Ole Qvist
SW 4 Morten Olsen (c)
CB 2 Ole Rasmussen Substituted off 61'
CB 5 Ivan Nielsen
CB 3 Søren Busk
RM 11 Klaus Berggreen
CM 15 Frank Arnesen Substituted off 79'
CM 7 Jens Jørn Bertelsen
LM 6 Søren Lerby
CF 14 Michael Laudrup
CF 10 Preben Elkjær
Substitutions:
DF 18 John Sivebæk Substituted in 61'
MF 13 John Lauridsen Substituted in 79'
Manager:
West Germany Sepp Piontek
GK 12 Tomislav Ivković
SW 5 Velimir Zajec (c)
CB 15 Branko Miljuš
CB 4 Srečko Katanec Substituted off 55'
CB 2 Nenad Stojković
CM 10 Mehmed Baždarević Substituted off 27'
CM 8 Ivan Gudelj
CM 6 Ljubomir Radanović
RW 20 Borislav Cvetković
CF 9 Safet Sušić
LW 11 Zlatko Vujović
Substitutions:
MF 16 Dragan Stojković Substituted in 27'
FW 19 Sulejman Halilović Substituted in 55'
Manager:
Todor Veselinović

France vs Yugoslavia

France 3–2 Yugoslavia
Report
France
Yugoslavia
GK 1 Joël Bats
SW 4 Maxime Bossis
CB 5 Patrick Battiston
CB 3 Jean-François Domergue
RM 6 Luis Fernández
CM 14 Jean Tigana
CM 12 Alain Giresse
CM 10 Michel Platini (c)
LM 7 Jean-Marc Ferreri Substituted off 77'
CF 16 Dominique Rocheteau Substituted off 46'
CF 13 Didier Six
Substitutions:
DF 18 Thierry Tusseau Substituted in 46'
MF 8 Daniel Bravo Substituted in 77'
Manager:
Michel Hidalgo
GK 1 Zoran Simović
SW 5 Velimir Zajec (c)
CB 15 Branko Miljuš
CB 6 Ljubomir Radanović
CB 2 Nenad Stojković
RM 16 Dragan Stojković
CM 7 Miloš Šestić
CM 8 Ivan Gudelj
LM 10 Mehmed Baždarević Substituted off 84'
CF 9 Safet Sušić
CF 11 Zlatko Vujović Substituted off 60'
Substitutions:
FW 18 Stjepan Deverić Substituted in 60'
DF 4 Srečko Katanec Substituted in 84'
Manager:
Todor Veselinović

Denmark vs Belgium

Denmark 3–2 Belgium
Report
Denmark
Belgium
GK 20 Ole Qvist
SW 4 Morten Olsen (c)
CB 2 Ole Rasmussen Substituted off 56'
CB 5 Ivan Nielsen
CB 3 Søren Busk
RM 11 Klaus Berggreen
CM 15 Frank Arnesen Substituted off 79'
CM 7 Jens Jørn Bertelsen
LM 6 Søren Lerby
CF 14 Michael Laudrup
CF 10 Preben Elkjær
Substitutions:
MF 19 Kenneth Brylle Substituted in 56'
DF 18 John Sivebæk Substituted in 79'
Manager:
West Germany Sepp Piontek
GK 1 Jean-Marie Pfaff
SW 4 Leo Clijsters
CB 2 Georges Grün
CB 14 Walter De Greef Yellow card 62'
CB 5 Michel De Wolf
RM 7 René Vandereycken Yellow card 65'
CM 16 Enzo Scifo
CM 6 Franky Vercauteren Substituted off 62'
LM 11 Jan Ceulemans (c)
CF 9 Erwin Vandenbergh
CF 8 Nico Claesen Substituted off 46'
Substitutions:
MF 10 Ludo Coeck Substituted in 46'
MF 17 Eddy Voordeckers Substituted in 62'
Manager:
Guy Thys

References

  1. ^ "European Championship 1984". rsssf.com. Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. 13 December 2001. Retrieved 1 March 2017.