Goal Scoring at the Euro 2012 Tournament

Euro 2012 has concluded this morning with Spain’s 4-0 victory over Italy in the Final.

Spain were ranked 1 in the FIFA Rankings prior to this Tournament. They were the defending Euro Champions and the World Cup Champions. Italy were ranked 12 in the FIFA Rankings.

Seventy-six goals were scored in the whole Tournament.

Sixty goals were scored in the Group Games (Matchdays 1, 2 and 3).

Sixteen goals were scored in the Knockout Games (Quarter Finals, Semi Finals, Final).

There were two penalty shoot outs after both games ended 0-0 after extra time (England v Italy, Portugal v Spain).

The goals in the Tournament were scored in the following quarters of the game (0-22 minutes (Quarter 1), 23-45+ (Quarter 2), 46-68 (Quarter 3), 69-90+ (Quarter 4)).

Quarter 1  Quarter 2Quarter 3Quarter 4Total
Matchday 1458320
Matchday 2388726
Matchday 3242614
Knockout333716
 Totals 12 20 212376

The goalscorers in the Tournament were:

Time

Goal ScorerTeamOpponent

3

MandzukicCroatiaIreland

3

JiracekCzech RepublicGreece

4

TorresSpainIreland

6

PilarCzech RepublicGreece

11

Van der WaartNetherlandsPortugal

14

SilvaSpainItaly

15

DzagoevRussiaCzech Republic

17

LewandowskiPolandGreece

19

St LedgerIrelandCroatia

19

PodolskiGermanyDenmark

19

AlonsoSpainFrance

20

BalotelliItalyGermany

23

CarrollEnglandSweden

24

ShirokovRussiaCzech Republic

24

Krohn-DehliDenmarkNetherlands

24

PepePortugalDenmark

24

GomezGermanyNetherlands

24

Krohn-DehliDenmarkGermany

28

RonaldoPortugalNetherlands

30

LescottEnglandFrance

35

CassanoItalyIreland

36

Helder PostigaPortugalDenmark

36

BalotelliItalyGermany

37

DzagoevRussiaPoland

38

GomezGermanyNetherlands

39

NasriFranceEngland

39

PirioItalyCroatia

39

LahmGermanyGreece

41

BendtnerDenmarkPortugal

41

AlbaSpainItaly

43

JelavicCroatiaIreland

45+2

KaragounisGreeceRussia

48

RooneyEnglandUkraine

49

MandzukicCroatiaIreland

49

SilvaSpainIreland

49

Johnson (og)SwedenEngland

51

SalpingidisGreecePoland

52

PilafCzech RepublicRussia

52

IbrahimovicSwedenUkraine

53

GekasGreeceCzech Republic

53

MenezFranceUkraine

54

IbrahimovicSwedenFrance

55

ShevchenkoUkraineSweden

55

SamarasGreeceGermany

57

BlaszcykowskiPolandRussia

57

CabayeFranceUkraine

59

MellbergSwedenEngland

61

Di NataleItalySpain

61

KhediraGermanyGreece

62

ShevchenkoUkraineSweden

64

FabregasSpainItaly

64

WalcottEnglandSweden

68

KloseGermanyGreece

70

TorresSpainIreland

72

GomezGermanyPortugal

72

MandzukicCroatiaItaly

72

JiracekCzech RepublicPoland

73

Van PersieNetherlandsGermany

74

Crstiano RonaldoPortugalNetherlands

74

ReusGermanyGreece

78

WelbeckEnglandSweden

79

DzagoevRussiaCzech Republic

79

RonaldoPortugalCzech Republic

80

BendtnerDenmarkPortugal

80

BenderGermanyDenmark

82

PavlyuchenkoRussiaCzech Republic

83

FabregasSpainIreland

84

TorresSpainItaly

87

VarelaPortugalDenmark

88

NavasSpainCroatia

88

MataSpainItaly

89

SalphingidisGreeceGermany

90

BalotelliItalyIreland

90+1

LarssonSwedenFrance

90+1

AlonsoSpainFrance

90+2

OzilGermanyItaly

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Vigo celebra la victoria de Espagna en la Eurocopa 2012

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