UEFA Euro 2016 Group D

Group D of UEFA Euro 2016 contained defending European champion Spain, Czech Republic, Turkey and Croatia. This Euro 2016 group was the only with two former European champions – Spain (3 times) and Czech Republic (1 time, as Czechoslovakia). Matches were played from 12 to 21 June 2016.

TeamsEdit

Draw position Team Pot Method of
qualification
Date of
qualification
Finals
appearance
Last
appearance
Previous best
performance
UEFA Rankings
October 2015[nb 1]
FIFA Rankings
June 2016
D1   Spain 1 Group C winner 9 October 2015 10th 2012 Winners (1964, 2008, 2012) 2 6
D2   Czech Republic[nb 2] 3 Group A winner 6 September 2015 9th 2012 Winners (1976) 15 30
D3   Turkey 4 Best third-placed team 13 October 2015 4th 2008 Semi-finals (2008) 22 18
D4   Croatia 2 Group H runner-up 13 October 2015 5th 2012 Quarter-finals (1996, 2008) 12 27

Notes

  1. ^ The UEFA rankings of October 2015 were used for seeding for the final draw.
  2. ^ From 1960 to 1980, the Czech Republic competed as Czechoslovakia.

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Croatia 3 2 1 0 5 3 +2 7 Advance to knockout phase
2   Spain 3 2 0 1 5 2 +3 6
3   Turkey 3 1 0 2 2 4 −2 3
4   Czech Republic 3 0 1 2 2 5 −3 1
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Group stage tiebreakers

In the round of 16,

  • The winner of Group D, Croatia, advanced to play the third-placed team of Group F, Portugal.
  • The runner-up of Group D, Spain, advanced to play the winner of Group E, Italy.

MatchesEdit

Turkey vs CroatiaEdit

Turkey  0–1  Croatia
Report
Attendance: 43,842[1]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Turkey[2]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Croatia[2]
GK 1 Volkan Babacan
RB 7 Gökhan Gönül
CB 15 Mehmet Topal
CB 3 Hakan Balta   48'
LB 18 Caner Erkin
CM 16 Ozan Tufan
CM 8 Selçuk İnan
CM 14 Oğuzhan Özyakup   46'
RW 6 Hakan Çalhanoğlu
LW 10 Arda Turan (c)   65'
CF 9 Cenk Tosun   31'   69'
Substitutions:
MF 20 Volkan Şen   90+1'   46'
FW 17 Burak Yılmaz   65'
FW 21 Emre Mor   69'
Manager:
Fatih Terim
 
GK 23 Danijel Subašić
RB 11 Darijo Srna (c)
CB 5 Vedran Ćorluka
CB 21 Domagoj Vida
LB 3 Ivan Strinić   80'
CM 10 Luka Modrić
CM 19 Milan Badelj
RW 14 Marcelo Brozović
AM 7 Ivan Rakitić   90'
LW 4 Ivan Perišić   87'
CF 17 Mario Mandžukić   90+3'
Substitutions:
FW 9 Andrej Kramarić   87'
DF 13 Gordon Schildenfeld   90'
FW 20 Marko Pjaca   90+3'
Manager:
Ante Čačić

Man of the Match:
Luka Modrić (Croatia)[3]

Assistant referees:[4]
Mathias Klasenius (Sweden)
Daniel Wärnmark (Sweden)
Fourth official:
Willie Collum (Scotland)
Additional assistant referees:
Stefan Johannesson (Sweden)
Markus Strömbergsson (Sweden)
Reserve assistant referee:
Damien MacGraith (Republic of Ireland)

Spain vs Czech RepublicEdit

Spain  1–0  Czech Republic
Report
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spain[6]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Czech Republic[6]
GK 13 David de Gea
RB 16 Juanfran
CB 3 Gerard Piqué
CB 15 Sergio Ramos (c)
LB 18 Jordi Alba
DM 5 Sergio Busquets
CM 10 Cesc Fàbregas   70'
CM 6 Andrés Iniesta
RW 21 David Silva
LW 22 Nolito   82'
CF 7 Álvaro Morata   62'
Substitutions:
FW 20 Aritz Aduriz   62'
MF 14 Thiago   70'
FW 11 Pedro   82'
Manager:
Vicente del Bosque
 
GK 1 Petr Čech
RB 2 Pavel Kadeřábek
CB 6 Tomáš Sivok
CB 5 Roman Hubník
LB 8 David Limberský   61'
CM 22 Vladimír Darida
CM 13 Jaroslav Plašil
RW 4 Theodor Gebre Selassie   86'
AM 10 Tomáš Rosický (c)   88'
LW 19 Ladislav Krejčí
CF 7 Tomáš Necid   75'
Substitutions:
FW 21 David Lafata   75'
MF 18 Josef Šural   86'
MF 15 David Pavelka   88'
Manager:
Pavel Vrba

Man of the Match:
Andrés Iniesta (Spain)[7]

Assistant referees:[4]
Paweł Sokolnicki (Poland)
Tomasz Listkiewicz (Poland)
Fourth official:
Aleksei Kulbakov (Belarus)
Additional assistant referees:
Paweł Raczkowski (Poland)
Tomasz Musiał (Poland)
Reserve assistant referee:
Vitali Maliutsin (Belarus)

Czech Republic vs CroatiaEdit

Czech Republic  2–2  Croatia
Report
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Czech Republic[9]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Croatia[9]
GK 1 Petr Čech
RB 2 Pavel Kadeřábek
CB 5 Roman Hubník
CB 6 Tomáš Sivok   72'
LB 8 David Limberský
DM 13 Jaroslav Plašil   86'
RM 10 Tomáš Rosický (c)
CM 20 Jiří Skalák   67'
CM 19 Ladislav Krejčí
LM 22 Vladimír Darida
CF 21 David Lafata   67'
Substitutions:
FW 12 Milan Škoda   67'
MF 18 Josef Šural   67'
FW 7 Tomáš Necid   86'
Manager:
Pavel Vrba
 
GK 23 Danijel Subašić
RB 11 Darijo Srna (c)
CB 5 Vedran Ćorluka
CB 21 Domagoj Vida   88'
LB 3 Ivan Strinić   90+3'
CM 19 Milan Badelj   14'
CM 10 Luka Modrić   62'
RW 14 Marcelo Brozović   74'
AM 7 Ivan Rakitić   90+2'
LW 4 Ivan Perišić
CF 17 Mario Mandžukić
Substitutions:
MF 8 Mateo Kovačić   62'
DF 13 Gordon Schildenfeld   90+2'
DF 2 Šime Vrsaljko   90+3'
Manager:
Ante Čačić

Man of the Match:
Ivan Rakitić (Croatia)[10]

Assistant referees:[4]
Simon Beck (England)
Jake Collin (England)
Fourth official:
Anastasios Sidiropoulos (Greece)
Additional assistant referees:
Anthony Taylor (England)
Andre Marriner (England)
Reserve assistant referee:
Damianos Efthymiadis (Greece)

Spain vs TurkeyEdit

Spain  3–0  Turkey
Report
Attendance: 33,409[11]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spain[12]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Turkey[12]
GK 13 David de Gea
RB 16 Juanfran
CB 3 Gerard Piqué
CB 15 Sergio Ramos (c)   2'
LB 18 Jordi Alba   81'
DM 5 Sergio Busquets
CM 10 Cesc Fàbregas   71'
CM 6 Andrés Iniesta
RW 21 David Silva   64'
LW 22 Nolito
CF 7 Álvaro Morata
Substitutions:
MF 19 Bruno Soriano   64'
MF 8 Koke   71'
DF 2 César Azpilicueta   81'
Manager:
Vicente del Bosque
 
GK 1 Volkan Babacan
RB 7 Gökhan Gönül
CB 15 Mehmet Topal
CB 3 Hakan Balta
LB 18 Caner Erkin
CM 16 Ozan Tufan   41'
CM 8 Selçuk İnan   70'
CM 14 Oğuzhan Özyakup   62'
RW 6 Hakan Çalhanoğlu   46'
LW 10 Arda Turan (c)
CF 17 Burak Yılmaz   9'
Substitutions:
MF 5 Nuri Şahin   46'
MF 11 Olcay Şahan   62'
MF 19 Yunus Mallı   70'
Manager:
Fatih Terim

Man of the Match:
Andrés Iniesta (Spain)[13]

Assistant referees:[4]
Milovan Ristić (Serbia)
Dalibor Đurđević (Serbia)
Fourth official:
Aleksei Kulbakov (Belarus)
Additional assistant referees:
Danilo Grujić (Serbia)
Nenad Đokić (Serbia)
Reserve assistant referee:
Vitali Maliutsin (Belarus)

Czech Republic vs TurkeyEdit

Czech Republic  0–2  Turkey
Report
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Czech Republic[15]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Turkey[15]
GK 1 Petr Čech (c)
RB 2 Pavel Kadeřábek
CB 6 Tomáš Sivok
CB 5 Roman Hubník
LB 11 Daniel Pudil
DM 22 Vladimír Darida
CM 15 David Pavelka   39'   57'
CM 13 Jaroslav Plašil   36'   90'
RW 9 Bořek Dočkal   71'
LW 19 Ladislav Krejčí
CF 7 Tomáš Necid
Substitutions:
FW 12 Milan Škoda   57'
MF 18 Josef Šural   87'   71'
MF 14 Daniel Kolář   90'
Manager:
Pavel Vrba
 
GK 1 Volkan Babacan
RB 7 Gökhan Gönül
CB 15 Mehmet Topal
CB 3 Hakan Balta   50'
LB 13 İsmail Köybaşı   35'
DM 16 Ozan Tufan
DM 8 Selçuk İnan
CM 10 Arda Turan (c)
RW 21 Emre Mor   69'
LW 20 Volkan Şen   61'
CF 17 Burak Yılmaz   90'
Substitutions:
MF 14 Oğuzhan Özyakup   61'
MF 11 Olcay Şahan   69'
FW 9 Cenk Tosun   90'
Manager:
Fatih Terim

Man of the Match:
Burak Yılmaz (Turkey)[16]

Assistant referees:[4]
Damien MacGraith (Republic of Ireland)
Francis Connor (Scotland)
Fourth official:
Sergey Lapochkin (Russia)
Additional assistant referees:
Bobby Madden (Scotland)
John Beaton (Scotland)
Reserve assistant referee:
Nikolai Golubev (Russia)

Croatia vs SpainEdit

Croatia  2–1  Spain
Report
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Croatia[18]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spain[18]
GK 23 Danijel Subašić
RB 11 Darijo Srna (c)   70'
CB 5 Vedran Ćorluka
CB 6 Tin Jedvaj
LB 2 Šime Vrsaljko   70'
CM 15 Marko Rog   29'   82'
CM 19 Milan Badelj
RW 4 Ivan Perišić   88'   90+4'
AM 7 Ivan Rakitić
LW 20 Marko Pjaca   90+2'
CF 16 Nikola Kalinić
Substitutions:
MF 8 Mateo Kovačić   82'
FW 22 Duje Čop   90+2'
FW 9 Andrej Kramarić   90+4'
Manager:
Ante Čačić
 
GK 13 David de Gea
RB 16 Juanfran
CB 3 Gerard Piqué
CB 15 Sergio Ramos (c)
LB 18 Jordi Alba
DM 5 Sergio Busquets
CM 10 Cesc Fàbregas   84'
CM 6 Andrés Iniesta
RW 21 David Silva
LW 22 Nolito   60'
CF 7 Álvaro Morata   67'
Substitutions:
MF 19 Bruno Soriano   60'
FW 20 Aritz Aduriz   67'
MF 14 Thiago   84'
Manager:
Vicente del Bosque

Man of the Match:
Ivan Perišić (Croatia)[19]

Assistant referees:[4]
Sander van Roekel (Netherlands)
Erwin Zeinstra (Netherlands)
Fourth official:
Viktor Kassai (Hungary)
Additional assistant referees:
Pol van Boekel (Netherlands)
Richard Liesveld (Netherlands)
Reserve assistant referee:
György Ring (Hungary)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Full Time Summary – Turkey v Croatia" (PDF). UEFA.org. Union of European Football Associations. 12 June 2016. Retrieved 12 June 2016.
  2. ^ a b "Tactical Line-ups – Turkey v Croatia" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 12 June 2016. Retrieved 12 June 2016.
  3. ^ Haslam, Andrew (12 June 2016). "Modrić magic helps Croatia down Turkey". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. Retrieved 12 June 2016.
  4. ^ a b c d e f "Who is the referee? UEFA EURO 2016 appointments". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 10 June 2016. Retrieved 10 June 2016.
  5. ^ "Full Time Summary – Spain v Czech Republic" (PDF). UEFA.org. Union of European Football Associations. 13 June 2016. Retrieved 13 June 2016.
  6. ^ a b "Tactical Line-ups – Spain v Czech Republic" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 13 June 2016. Retrieved 13 June 2016.
  7. ^ Saffer, Paul (13 June 2016). "Piqué pounces for late Spain win". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. Retrieved 13 June 2016.
  8. ^ "Full Time Summary – Czech Republic v Croatia" (PDF). UEFA.org. Union of European Football Associations. 17 June 2016. Retrieved 17 June 2016.
  9. ^ a b "Tactical Line-ups – Czech Republic v Croatia" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 17 June 2016. Retrieved 17 June 2016.
  10. ^ Burke, Chris (17 June 2016). "Necid shows nerve to rescue Czech Republic". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. Retrieved 17 June 2016.
  11. ^ "Full Time Summary – Spain v Turkey" (PDF). UEFA.org. Union of European Football Associations. 17 June 2016. Retrieved 17 June 2016.
  12. ^ a b "Tactical Line-ups – Spain v Turkey" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 17 June 2016. Retrieved 17 June 2016.
  13. ^ Harrison, Wayne (17 June 2016). "Spain ease past Turkey into round of 16". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. Retrieved 17 June 2016.
  14. ^ "Full Time Summary – Czech Republic v Turkey" (PDF). UEFA.org. Union of European Football Associations. 21 June 2016. Retrieved 21 June 2016.
  15. ^ a b "Tactical Line-ups – Czech Republic v Turkey" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 21 June 2016. Retrieved 21 June 2016.
  16. ^ Hart, Patrick (21 June 2016). "Turkey overpower Czechs to go third". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. Retrieved 21 June 2016.
  17. ^ "Full Time Summary – Croatia v Spain" (PDF). UEFA.org. Union of European Football Associations. 21 June 2016. Retrieved 21 June 2016.
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  19. ^ Saffer, Paul (21 June 2016). "Perišić's late goal means Croatia pip Spain". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. Retrieved 21 June 2016.

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