Join Now  | 
Home About Contact Us Privacy & Security Advertise
Soccer America Daily Soccer World Daily Special Edition Around The Net Soccer Business Insider College Soccer Reporter Youth Soccer Reporter Soccer on TV Soccer America Classifieds Game Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalk Soccer America Confidential Youth Soccer Insider World Cup Watch
RSS Feeds Archives Manage Subscriptions Subscribe
Order Current Issue Subscribe Manage My Subscription Renew My Subscription Gift Subscription
My Account Join Now
Tournament Calendar Camps & Academies Soccer Glossary Classifieds
Five berths to be decided this week
October 6th, 2011 6:31PM
Subscribe to Soccer America Daily

MOST READ
TAGS:  european championship, television

MOST COMMENTED

[EURO 2012 QUALIFYING]Euro 2012 qualifying moves into its final week of group play with games Friday, Saturday and Tuesday.

-- Germany, Italy and Spain have won their groups, and England and the Netherlands have all but clinched.

-- Russia holds a two-point lead in Group A going into Friday's game at Slovakia. Ireland, Slovakia and Armenia are all alive.

-- France leads Group D by a point with home games left against Albania Friday and second-place Bosnia Tuesday.

-- Croatia leads Greece by a point going into their Group F match Friday in Athens.

-- Portugal, Denmark and Norway are all tied for first place in Group H, which won't be decided until Tuesday's Denmark-Portugal game in Copenhagen.

-- In addition, the team with the best second-place record will clinch an automatic berth in the finals. (The Netherlands can do no worse than qualify via the top No. 2 spot.)

-- The other eight runners-up will pair off in November to determine four more berths.

Euro 2012 Qualifiers:
Poland (co-host)
Ukraine (co-host)
Germany
Italy
Spain
Netherlands

*Qualified.

Group A
Oct. 7
Azerbaijan vs. Austria, Foxsoccer.tv, noon ET
Belgium vs. Kazakhstan
Turkey vs. Germany, Foxsoccer.tv, 2:30 pm ET
Oct. 11
Germany vs. Belgium
Turkey vs. Azerbaijan, Foxsoccer.tv, 1 pm ET
Kazakhstan vs. Austria
PTS TEAM W-T-L +/1
24 *Germany 8-0-0 28/5
14 Turkey 4-2-2 11/8
12 Belgium 4-2-2 16/11
8 Austria 2-2-4 12/16
7 Azerbaijan 2-1-5 9/19
3 Kazakhstan 1-0-7 3/20

Group B
Oct. 7
Armenia vs. Macedonia, Foxsoccer.tv, 11 am ET
Andorra vs. Ireland, ESPN3.com, 3:30 pm ET
Slovakia vs. Russia, ESPN3.com, 2:15 pm ET
Oct. 11
Ireland vs. Armenia, ESPN3.com, 1:45 pm ET
Russia vs. Andorra
Macedonia vs. Slovakia
PTS TEAM W-T-L +/1
17 Russia 5-2-1 10/4
15 Ireland 4-3-1 11/6
14 Armenia 4-2-2 17/7
14 Slovakia 4-2-2 6/8
7 Macedonia 2-1-5 6/9
0 Andorra 0-0-8 1/17

Group C
Oct. 7
Northern Ireland vs. Estonia, Foxsoccer.tv, 2:45 pm ET
Serbia vs. Italy, ESPN3.com, 2:45 pm ET; Foxsoccer.tv, 2:45 pm ET
Oct. 11
Italy vs. Northern Ireland
Slovenia vs. Serbia, Foxsoccer.tv, 2:45 pm ET
PTS TEAM W-T-L +/1
22 *Italy 7-1-0 16/1
14 Serbia 4-2-2 12/10
13 Estonia 4-1-4 13/13
11 Slovenia 3-2-4 10/7
9 Northern Ireland 2-3-3 8/8
4 Faroe Islands 1-1-7 6/22

Group D
Oct. 7
Bosnia vs. Luxembourg
France vs. Albania, ESPN3.com, 3 pm ET
Romania vs. Belarus, Foxsoccer.tv, 2:30 pm ET
Oct. 11
France vs. Bosnia, ESPN3.com, 3 pm ET
Albania vs. Romania
PTS TEAM W-T-L +/1
17 France 5-2-1 11/3
16 Bosnia 5-1-2 11/7
12 Belarus 3-3-3 6/5
12 Romania 3-3-2 11/7
8 Albania 2-2-4 6/10
4 Luxembourg 1-1-7 3/16

Group E
Oct. 7
Netherlands vs. Moldova, ESPN3.com, 2:30 pm ET
Finland vs. Sweden, ESPN3.com, ESPN Deportes, noon ET; , Foxsoccer.tv, 12:15 pm ET
Oct. 11
Sweden vs. Netherlands, ESPN3.com, 2 pm ET
Hungary vs. Finland, Foxsoccer.tv, 2 pm ET
Moldova vs. San Marino
PTS TEAM W-T-L +/1
24 *Netherlands 8-0-0 34/5
18 Sweden 6-0-2 26/8
18 Hungary 6-0-3 22/12
9 Finland 3-0-5 15/14
6 Moldova 2-0-6 8/15
0 San Marino 0-0-9 0/49

Group F
Oct. 7
Greece vs. Croatia, ESPN3.com, 2:45 pm ET
Israel vs. Georgia
Latvia vs. Malta
Oct. 11
Georgia vs. Greece, ESPN3.com, 1 pm ET
Malta vs. Israel
Croatia vs. Latvia
PTS TEAM W-T-L +/1
19 Croatia 6-1-1 16/5
18 Greece 5-3-0 10/4
13 Israel 4-1-4 11/11
10 Georgia 2-4-3 6/11
8 Latvia 2-2-4 7/10
1 Malta 0-1-7 4/17

Group G
Oct. 7
Montenegro vs. England, ESPN3.com, 3 pm ET
Wales vs. Switzerland, ESPN3.com, 2:45 pm ET
Oct. 11
Bulgaria vs. Wales, Foxsoccer.tv, 2:05 pm ET
Switzerland vs. Montenegro, ESPN3.com, 2:05 pm ET
PTS TEAM W-T-L +/1
17 England 5-2-0 15/3
11 Montenegro 3-2-1 5/3
8 Switzerland 2-2-2 10/8
5 Bulgaria 1-2-4 3/12
0 Wales 1-0-5 3/11

Group H
Oct. 7
Portugal vs. Iceland, Foxsoccer.tv, 4 pm ET
Cyprus vs. Denmark, ESPN3.com, 2:30 pm ET
Oct. 11
Norway vs. Cyprus
Denmark vs. Portugal, ESPN3.com, 2:15 pm ET
PTS TEAM W-T-L +/1
13 Portugal 4-1-1 15/7
13 Denmark 4-1-1 9/4
13 Norway 4-1-2 7/6
4 Iceland 1-1-5 3/9
2 Cyprus 0-2-4 5/13

Group I
Oct. 7
Czech Republic vs. Spain, ESPN3.com, ESPN Deportes, 2:45 pm ET
Oct. 8
Liechtenstein vs. Scotland, ESPN3.com, 1:30 pm ET
Oct. 11
Spain vs. Scotland, ESPN3.com, ESP Deportes, 2:45 pm ET
Lithuania vs. Czech Republic, Foxsoccer.tv, 2:45 pm ET
PTS TEAM W-T-L +/1
18 *Spain 6-0-0 21/5
10 Czech Republic 3-1-2 8/5
8 Scotland 1-2-3 6/8
5 Lithuania 1-2-3 3/8
4 Liechtenstein 1-1-5 3/16



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
MLS Talking Points: Dempsey's loss doesn't faze Sounders    
For the first time in 2016, the Seattle Sounders are in the top six in MLS's ...
What They're Saying: Sam Allardyce    
"Unfortunately, it was an error of judgement on my behalf. I've paid the consequences. Entrapment has ...
MLS Expansion: Jones gives thumbs-up to Martino hiring    
It didn't take long for Trinidad & Tobago striker Kenwyne Jones to tell the world he's ...
MLS Week 30: Results & Standings    
Montreal and D.C. United put themselves in line to claim playoff berths in the Eastern Conference ...
CCL: FC Dallas tie complicates path to quarterfinals    
FC Dallas had to settle for a 0-0 tie with Guatemala's Suchitepequez at home in their ...
Video Pick (TBT): When Oscar Pareja dazzled on the field    
Of MLS's 20 head coaches, 16 are former MLS players -- so on this Thursday we're ...
What They're Saying: Hope Solo    
"Yesterday, I underwent shoulder replacement surgery to address an injury I've been dealing with for some ...
This week in women's college soccer    
The hottest team in the country is No. 6 South Carolina, which has run off 10 ...
Klinsmann puts stop to England talk, quickly    
Not for the first time, U.S. national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann has been linked to a ...
TV Report: Fox Sports to air U-17 Women's World Cup    
Fox Sports will broadcast all 32 games from the 2016 U-17 Women's World Cup in Jordan ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives