EURO 2012 Focus - Group A, B, C and D
Published: May 16, 2012

 

EURO 2012, the 14th European Championship, will kick off on the 8th June in Poland and the Ukraine, as 16 teams battle it out for the title of European Champions.

 

Over the next couple of weeks, Extratime.ie will preview all participating countries, analysing the final squad selections, how they qualified for the tournament, key players to watch out for, where they are staying and playing as well as highlighting a number of interesting facts about the teams.

 

The teams have been broken down into their groups below. As previews are completed, the country will be linked to the article so you can view all 16 previews in one central location.

 

Group A

 

Russia - by Alan Smith

 

Greece - John McCormack

 

Poland - by Paul Walsh

 

Czech Republic - by Finbarr O'Sullivan

 

 

Group B

 

Germany - by Fergus McNally

 

Netherlands - by Chris McNulty

 

Denmark - by Alan Finn

 

Portugal - by Christopher Davey

 

 

Group C

 

Republic of Ireland - by Brian Fitzgerald

 

Spain - by Ruairdhri Croke

 

Italy - by Darren Crawley

 

Croatia - by Sam Grffin 

 

 

Group D

 

France - by Damien Byrne

 

England - by Cathal Wogan

 

Ukraine - Niall Mooney

 

Sweden - by Simon O'Gorman

 


Extratime Team

More articles from Extratime Team

image description Photographer: Peter Fitzpatrick

WNL Preview: Castlebar Celtic v Raheny United

by Extratime Team on Wed, Apr 23 2014

RAHENY United can become champions for the second season running with a victory in Castlebar tomorrow night but will be ...... Read more

image description Photographer: Darragh Connolly

WNL Preview: Cork Women -v- Peamount United

by Extratime Team on Wed, Apr 23 2014

PEAMOUNT United travel to Bishopstown knowing they must record a victory to keep the Bus Éireann Women’s National League title ...... Read more

image description Photographer: FAI

Chris Forrester scores a WONDERGOAL

by Extratime Team on Tue, Apr 22 2014

There is no need for words - just watch this one!... Read more

image description

League of Ireland Suspensions 2014 – Gameweek 8

by Extratime Team on Sun, Apr 20 2014

NOT a Happy Easter Sunday for Finn Harps Keith Cowan as his red card against Wexford Youths has earned an ...... Read more

Bus Eireann WNL Award nominees announced

by Extratime Team on Sat, Apr 19 2014

THE Bus Éireann Women’s National League annual award nominations for 2013-14 have been confirmed and the team of the season ...... Read more

WNL Cup: Castlebar Celtic -v- Peamount United

by Extratime Team on Fri, Apr 18 2014

CASTLEBAR Celtic meet Peamount United in a repeat of last year’s final of this competition. The Mayo side are another ...... Read more