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1988 UEFA European Football Championship
UEFA Fußball-Europameisterschaft
Bundesrepublik Deutschland 1988
Tournament details
Host country West Germany
Dates 10 June – 25 June
Teams 8
Venue(s) 8 (in 8 host cities)
Final positions
Champions  Netherlands (1st title)
Runners-up  Soviet Union
Tournament statistics
Matches played 15
Goals scored 34 (2.27 per match)
Attendance 849,844 (56,656 per match)
Top scorer(s) Netherlands Marco van Basten (5 goals)
← 1984

The 1988 UEFA European Football Championship final tournament took place in West Germany between 10 and 25 June 1988. It was the eighth European Football Championship, which is held every four years and supported by UEFA.

The final match was played on 25 June between the Soviet Union and the Netherlands. The Netherlands won the match 2–0, and became the European champions for the first, and so far only time.

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See also

Kids robot.svg In Spanish: Eurocopa 1988 para niños

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