Euro 2008 Qualifying Results

Six more teams qualified for the Euro '08 finals. Poland, Italy, Spain and the Netherlands all clinched with wins, while Croatia, a 2-0 loser at Macedonia, and idle France both qualified thanks to the other results in their respective groups on Saturday.

Group A
Nov. 17
Finland 2
(Forssell 79, Kuqi 85) Azerbaijan 1 (Gurbonov 63).
Poland 2 (Smolarek 44, 49) Belgium 0.
Portugal 1 (Hugo Almeida 42) Armenia 0.
Serbia vs. Kazakhstan-postponed until Nov. 24
Standings:
(13 games)
*Poland 27 points;
Portugal 26;
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Finland 23;
Serbia 20 (12 games);
Belgium 15;
Armenia 9 (11 games);
Kazakhstan 7 (12 games);
Azerbaijan 5 (11 games).
*Qualified.

Schedule:
Sunday, November 18
Serbia vs. Kazakhstan
Wednesday, November 21

Azerbaijan vs. Belgium
Serbia vs. Poland
Portugal vs. Finland
Armenia vs. Kazakhstan

Group B
Nov. 17
Lithuania 2
(Savenas 41, Danilevicius 67) Ukraine 0.
Scotland 1 (Ferguson 65) Italy 2 (Panucci 90).
Standings:
(11 games)
*Italy 26 points;
*France 25;
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Scotland 24 (12 games);
Ukraine 16;
Lithuania 13;
Georgia 10;
Faeroe Islands 0.

Schedule:
Wednesday November 21
Italy vs. Faeroe Islands
Georgia vs. Lithuania
Ukraine vs. France
*Qualified.

Group C
Nov. 17
Greece 5
(Gekas 33, 72, 74, Basinas 54, Amanatidis 62) Malta 0.
Moldova 3 (Bugaev 13, Zosan 23, Alecseev 86) Hungary 0.
Norway 1 (Hagen 12) Turkey 2 (Emre Belozoglu 31, Nihat Kahveci 60).
Standings:
(11 games)
*Greece 28 points;
Turkey 21;
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Norway 20;
Bosnia 13;
Hungary 12;
Moldova 12 (12 games);
Malta 5.
*Qualified.

Schedule:
November 21, 2007

Turkey vs. Bosnia
Hungary vs. Greece
Malta vs. Norway

Group D
Nov. 17
Czech Republic 3
(Grygera 13, Kulic 77, Rosicky 83) Slovakia 1 (own goal 79).
Germany 4 (Fritz 2, Klose 20, Podolski 53, Hitzlsperger 82) Cyprus 0.
Wales 2 (Koumas 23, pen. 89) Ireland 2 (Keane 31, Doyle 60).
Standings:
(11 games)
*Czech Republic 26 points
*Germany 26;
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Ireland 17 (12 games);
Cyprus 14;
Wales 14;
Slovakia 13;
San Marino 0.
*Qualified.

Schedule:
Wednesday November 21
Cyprus vs. Czech Republic
Germany vs. Wales
San Marino vs. Slovakia

Group E
Nov. 17
Andorra 0 Estonia 2
(Oper 31, Lindpere 61).
Macedonia 2 (Maznov 71, Naumoski 79) Croatia 0.
Israel 2 (Barda 10, Golan 90+2) Russia 1 (Bilyaletdinov 60).
Standings:
(11 games)
*Croatia 26 points;
England 23;
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Russia 21;
Israel 20;
Macedonia 11;
Estonia 7 (12 games);
Andorra 0.
*Qualified.

Schedule:
November 21, 2007
England vs. Croatia
Israel vs. Macedonia
Andorra vs. Russia

Group F
Nov. 17
Latvia 4
(Karlsons 14, Verpakovskis 30, Laizans 64, Veshnyakovs 87) Liechtenstein 1 (own goal 13).
Northern Ireland 2 (Feeney 62, Healy 80) Denmark 1 (Bendtner 51).
Spain 3 (Capdevila 14, Iniesta 39, Sergio Ramos 66) Sweden 0.
Standings:
(11 games)
*Spain 25;
Sweden 23 points;
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Northern Ireland 20;
Denmark 17;
Latvia 12;
Iceland 8;
Liechtenstein 7 (12 games).

Schedule:
November 21, 2007
Spain vs. Northern Ireland
Denmark vs. Iceland
Sweden vs. Latvia

Group G
Nov. 17
Albania 2 (Bogdani 39, Kapllani 43) Belarus 4 (Romashchenko 32, pen. 62, Kutuzov 45+1, 55).
Bulgaria 1 (Dimitrov 6) Romania 0.
Netherlands 1 (Koevermans 44) Luxembourg 0.
Standings:
(11 games)
*Romania 26 points;
*Netherlands 26;
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Bulgaria 22;
Albania 11;
Slovenia 11;
Belarus 10;
Luxembourg 3 (12 games).
*Qualified.

Schedule:
Wednesday, November 21

Belarus vs. Netherlands
Romania vs. Albania
Slovenia vs. Bulgaria

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