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UEFA Euro 2008 squads

The following is a list of squads for each nation competing at Euro 2008 in Austria and Switzerland. The tournament started on 7 June and the final took place in Vienna on 29 June 2008.

Each national team had to submit a squad of 23 players, three of whom had to be goalkeepers, by 28 May 2008. If a player was injured severely enough to prevent his participation in the tournament before his team's first match, he could be replaced by another player.[1]

Caps, goals, ages and players's clubs are correct as of 7 June 2008.

Contents

  • Group A 1
    • Czech Republic 1.1
    • Portugal 1.2
    • Switzerland 1.3
    • Turkey 1.4
  • Group B 2
    • Austria 2.1
    • Croatia 2.2
    • Germany 2.3
    • Poland 2.4
  • Group C 3
    • France 3.1
    • Italy 3.2
    • Netherlands 3.3
    • Romania 3.4
  • Group D 4
    • Greece 4.1
    • Russia 4.2
    • Spain 4.3
    • Sweden 4.4
  • Player representation 5
  • Notes and references 6
  • External links 7

Group A

Czech Republic

Head coach: Karel Brückner
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Petr Čech (1982-05-20)20 May 1982 (aged 26) 59 0 Chelsea
2 2DF Zdeněk Grygera (1980-05-14)14 May 1980 (aged 28) 53 2 Juventus
3 3MF Jan Polák (1981-03-14)14 March 1981 (aged 27) 38 6 Anderlecht
4 3MF Tomáš Galásek (1973-01-15)15 January 1973 (aged 35) 66 1 1. FC Nürnberg
5 2DF Radoslav Kováč (1979-11-27)27 November 1979 (aged 28) 23 1 Spartak Moscow
6 2DF Marek Jankulovski (1977-05-09)9 May 1977 (aged 31) 64 10 Milan
7 3MF Libor Sionko (1977-02-01)1 February 1977 (aged 31) 30 6 Copenhagen
8 4FW Martin Fenin (1987-04-16)16 April 1987 (aged 21) 5 0 Eintracht Frankfurt
9 4FW Jan Koller (1973-03-30)30 March 1973 (aged 35) 87 54 1. FC Nürnberg
10 4FW Václav Svěrkoš (1983-11-01)1 November 1983 (aged 24) 2 0 Baník Ostrava
11 4FW Stanislav Vlček (1976-02-26)26 February 1976 (aged 32) 10 0 Anderlecht
12 2DF Zdeněk Pospěch (1978-12-14)14 December 1978 (aged 29) 8 0 Copenhagen
13 2DF Michal Kadlec (1984-12-13)13 December 1984 (aged 23) 6 1 Sparta Prague
14 3MF David Jarolím (1979-05-17)17 May 1979 (aged 29) 16 1 Hamburger SV
15 4FW Milan Baroš (1981-10-28)28 October 1981 (aged 26) 64 31 Lyon[2]
16 1GK Jaromír Blažek (1972-12-29)29 December 1972 (aged 35) 14 0 1. FC Nürnberg
17 3MF Marek Matějovský (1981-12-20)20 December 1981 (aged 26) 10 1 Reading
18 3MF Tomáš Sivok (1983-09-15)15 September 1983 (aged 24) 6 0 Udinese[3]
19 3MF Rudolf Skácel (1979-07-17)17 July 1979 (aged 28) 5 1 Southampton[4]
20 3MF Jaroslav Plašil (1982-01-05)5 January 1982 (aged 26) 37 2 Osasuna
21 2DF Tomáš Ujfaluši (c) (1978-03-24)24 March 1978 (aged 30) 68 2 Fiorentina[5]
22 2DF David Rozehnal (1980-07-05)5 July 1980 (aged 27) 45 0 Newcastle United[6]
23 1GK Daniel Zítka (1975-06-20)20 June 1975 (aged 32) 1 0 Anderlecht

Portugal

Head coach: Luiz Felipe Scolari

Quim injured a wrist on 6 June and was replaced by Nuno.[7]
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Ricardo (1976-02-11)11 February 1976 (aged 32) 75 0 Real Betis
2 2DF Paulo Ferreira (1979-01-18)18 January 1979 (aged 29) 47 0 Chelsea
3 2DF Bruno Alves (1981-11-27)27 November 1981 (aged 26) 11 1 Porto
4 2DF José Bosingwa (1982-08-24)24 August 1982 (aged 25) 8 0 Porto[8]
5 2DF Fernando Meira (1978-06-05)5 June 1978 (aged 30) 49 2 VfB Stuttgart[9]
6 3MF Raul Meireles (1983-03-17)17 March 1983 (aged 25) 9 0 Porto
7 4FW Cristiano Ronaldo (1985-02-05)5 February 1985 (aged 23) 55 20 Manchester United
8 3MF Petit (1976-09-25)25 September 1976 (aged 31) 54 4 Benfica
9 4FW Hugo Almeida (1984-05-23)23 May 1984 (aged 24) 9 2 Werder Bremen
10 3MF João Moutinho (1986-09-09)9 September 1986 (aged 21) 13 1 Sporting CP
11 4FW Simão (1979-10-31)31 October 1979 (aged 28) 61 15 Atlético Madrid
12 1GK Nuno (1974-01-25)25 January 1974 (aged 34) 0 0 Porto
13 2DF Miguel (1980-01-04)4 January 1980 (aged 28) 47 1 Valencia
14 2DF Jorge Ribeiro (1981-11-09)9 November 1981 (aged 26) 8 0 Boavista[10]
15 2DF Pepe (1983-02-26)26 February 1983 (aged 25) 3 0 Real Madrid
16 2DF Ricardo Carvalho (1978-05-18)18 May 1978 (aged 30) 43 4 Chelsea
17 4FW Ricardo Quaresma (1983-09-26)26 September 1983 (aged 24) 21 2 Porto
18 3MF Miguel Veloso (1986-05-11)11 May 1986 (aged 22) 6 0 Sporting CP
19 4FW Nani (1986-11-17)17 November 1986 (aged 21) 13 2 Manchester United
20 3MF Deco (1977-08-27)27 August 1977 (aged 30) 53 3 Barcelona
21 4FW Nuno Gomes (c) (1976-07-05)5 July 1976 (aged 31) 69 28 Benfica
22 1GK Rui Patrício (1988-02-15)15 February 1988 (aged 20) 0 0 Sporting CP
23 4FW Hélder Postiga (1982-08-02)2 August 1982 (aged 25) 32 10 Porto[11]

Switzerland

Head coach: Köbi Kuhn
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Diego Benaglio (1983-09-08)8 September 1983 (aged 24) 12 0 VfL Wolfsburg
2 2DF Johan Djourou (1987-01-21)21 January 1987 (aged 21) 17 1 Arsenal
3 2DF Ludovic Magnin (1979-04-20)20 April 1979 (aged 29) 50 3 VfB Stuttgart
4 2DF Philippe Senderos (1985-02-14)14 February 1985 (aged 23) 28 3 Arsenal
5 2DF Stephan Lichtsteiner (1984-01-16)16 January 1984 (aged 24) 12 0 Lille
6 3MF Benjamin Huggel (1977-07-07)7 July 1977 (aged 30) 25 0 Basel
7 3MF Ricardo Cabanas (1979-04-29)29 April 1979 (aged 29) 49 4 Grasshoppers
8 3MF Gökhan Inler (1984-06-27)27 June 1984 (aged 23) 17 1 Udinese
9 4FW Alexander Frei (c) (1979-07-15)15 July 1979 (aged 28) 59 35 Borussia Dortmund
10 3MF Hakan Yakin (1977-02-22)22 February 1977 (aged 31) 66 15 Young Boys
11 4FW Marco Streller (1981-06-26)26 June 1981 (aged 26) 28 11 Basel
12 4FW Eren Derdiyok (1988-06-12)12 June 1988 (aged 19) 3 1 Basel
13 2DF Stéphane Grichting (1979-03-30)30 March 1979 (aged 29) 18 0 Auxerre
14 3MF Daniel Gygax (1981-08-28)28 August 1981 (aged 26) 34 5 Metz
15 3MF Gelson Fernandes (1986-09-02)2 September 1986 (aged 21) 8 0 Manchester City
16 3MF Tranquillo Barnetta (1985-05-22)22 May 1985 (aged 23) 32 6 Bayer Leverkusen
17 2DF Christoph Spycher (1978-03-30)30 March 1978 (aged 30) 39 0 Eintracht Frankfurt
18 1GK Pascal Zuberbühler (1971-01-08)8 January 1971 (aged 37) 50 0 Neuchâtel Xamax
19 3MF Valon Behrami (1985-04-19)19 April 1985 (aged 23) 16 2 Lazio
20 2DF Patrick Müller (1976-12-31)31 December 1976 (aged 31) 78 3 Lyon
21 1GK Eldin Jakupović (1984-10-02)2 October 1984 (aged 23) 0 0 Lokomotiv Moscow[12]
22 4FW Johan Vonlanthen (1986-02-01)1 February 1986 (aged 22) 30 6 Red Bull Salzburg
23 2DF Philipp Degen (1983-02-15)15 February 1983 (aged 25) 30 0 Borussia Dortmund[13]

Turkey

Head coach: Fatih Terim
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Rüştü Reçber (1973-05-10)10 May 1973 (aged 35) 116 0 Beşiktaş
2 2DF Servet Çetin (1981-03-17)17 March 1981 (aged 27) 29 1 Galatasaray
3 2DF Hakan Balta (1983-03-23)23 March 1983 (aged 25) 8 1 Galatasaray
4 2DF Gökhan Zan (1981-09-07)7 September 1981 (aged 26) 19 0 Beşiktaş
5 3MF Emre Belözoğlu (c) (1980-09-07)7 September 1980 (aged 27) 56 4 Newcastle United
6 3MF Mehmet Topal (1986-03-03)3 March 1986 (aged 22) 5 0 Galatasaray
7 3MF Mehmet Aurélio (1977-12-15)15 December 1977 (aged 30) 19 1 Fenerbahçe
8 4FW Nihat Kahveci (1979-11-23)23 November 1979 (aged 28) 54 15 Villarreal
9 4FW Semih Şentürk (1983-04-29)29 April 1983 (aged 25) 4 1 Fenerbahçe
10 4FW Gökdeniz Karadeniz (1980-01-11)11 January 1980 (aged 28) 46 6 Rubin Kazan
11 3MF Tümer Metin (1974-10-14)14 October 1974 (aged 33) 23 7 Fenerbahçe[14]
12 1GK Tolga Zengin (1983-10-10)10 October 1983 (aged 24) 2 0 Trabzonspor
13 2DF Emre Güngör (1984-08-01)1 August 1984 (aged 23) 1 0 Galatasaray
14 3MF Arda Turan (1987-01-30)30 January 1987 (aged 21) 18 1 Galatasaray
15 2DF Emre Aşık (1973-12-13)13 December 1973 (aged 34) 27 2 Galatasaray[15]
16 2DF Uğur Boral (1982-04-14)14 April 1982 (aged 26) 8 0 Fenerbahçe
17 4FW Tuncay Şanlı (1982-01-16)16 January 1982 (aged 26) 54 15 Middlesbrough
18 3MF Colin Kazim-Richards (1986-08-26)26 August 1986 (aged 21) 2 0 Fenerbahçe
19 3MF Ayhan Akman (1977-02-23)23 February 1977 (aged 31) 10 1 Galatasaray
20 3MF Sabri Sarıoğlu (1984-07-26)26 July 1984 (aged 23) 13 1 Galatasaray
21 4FW Mevlüt Erdinç (1987-02-25)25 February 1987 (aged 21) 4 0 Sochaux
22 3MF Hamit Altıntop (1982-12-08)8 December 1982 (aged 25) 42 2 Bayern Munich
23 1GK Volkan Demirel (1981-10-27)27 October 1981 (aged 26) 21 0 Fenerbahçe

Group B

Austria

Head coach: Josef Hickersberger
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Alex Manninger 4 June 1977 (31) 27 0 Siena
2 3MF Joachim Standfest 30 May 1980 (28) 30 2 Austria Wien
3 2DF Martin Stranzl 16 June 1980 (27) 45 2 Spartak Moscow
4 2DF Emanuel Pogatetz 16 January 1983 (25) 27 1 Middlesbrough
5 3MF Christian Fuchs 7 April 1986 (22) 17 0 Mattersburg
6 3MF René Aufhauser 21 June 1976 (31) 51 11 Red Bull Salzburg
7 3MF Ivica Vastić 29 September 1969 (38) 48 13 LASK Linz
8 3MF Christoph Leitgeb 14 April 1985 (23) 19 0 Red Bull Salzburg
9 4FW Roland Linz 9 August 1981 (26) 32 7 Braga
10 3MF Andreas Ivanschitz (c) 15 October 1983 (24) 39 6 Red Bull Salzburg[16]
11 3MF Ümit Korkmaz 17 September 1985 (22) 2 0 Rapid Wien[17]
12 2DF Ronald Gërçaliu 12 February 1986 (22) 11 0 Red Bull Salzburg[18]
13 2DF Markus Katzer 11 December 1979 (28) 11 0 Rapid Wien
14 2DF György Garics 8 March 1984 (24) 12 1 Napoli
15 2DF Sebastian Prödl 21 June 1987 (20) 10 2 Sturm Graz[19]
16 2DF Jürgen Patocka 30 July 1977 (30) 2 0 Rapid Wien
17 2DF Martin Hiden 11 March 1973 (35) 49 1 Rapid Wien[20]
18 4FW Roman Kienast 29 March 1984 (24) 6 1 HamKam
19 3MF Jürgen Säumel 8 September 1984 (23) 11 0 Sturm Graz
20 4FW Martin Harnik 10 June 1987 (20) 8 2 Werder Bremen
21 1GK Jürgen Macho 24 August 1977 (30) 14 0 AEK Athens
22 4FW Erwin Hoffer 14 April 1987 (21) 4 0 Rapid Wien
23 1GK Ramazan Özcan 28 June 1984 (23) 0 0 Red Bull Salzburg[21]

Croatia

Head coach: Slaven Bilić
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Stipe Pletikosa 8 January 1979 (29) 69 0 Spartak Moscow
2 2DF Dario Šimić 12 November 1975 (32) 98 3 Milan
3 2DF Josip Šimunić 18 February 1978 (30) 62 3 Hertha BSC
4 2DF Robert Kovač 6 April 1974 (34) 74 0 Borussia Dortmund
5 2DF Vedran Ćorluka 5 February 1986 (22) 20 0 Manchester City
6 2DF Hrvoje Vejić 8 June 1977 (30) 2 0 Tom Tomsk
7 3MF Ivan Rakitić 10 March 1988 (20) 8 1 Schalke 04
8 3MF Ognjen Vukojević 20 December 1983 (24) 5 1 Dinamo Zagreb[22]
9 4FW Nikola Kalinić 5 January 1988 (20) 1 0 Hajduk Split
10 3MF Niko Kovač (c) 15 October 1971 (36) 77 14 Red Bull Salzburg
11 2DF Darijo Srna 1 May 1982 (26) 55 15 Shakhtar Donetsk
12 1GK Mario Galinović 15 November 1976 (31) 2 0 Panathinaikos
13 3MF Nikola Pokrivač 26 November 1985 (22) 1 0 AS Monaco
14 3MF Luka Modrić 9 September 1985 (22) 26 3 Dinamo Zagreb[23]
15 2DF Dario Knežević 20 April 1982 (26) 7 1 Livorno
16 3MF Jerko Leko 9 April 1980 (28) 52 2 AS Monaco
17 4FW Ivan Klasnić 29 January 1980 (28) 29 8 Werder Bremen
18 4FW Ivica Olić 14 September 1979 (28) 54 9 Hamburger SV
19 3MF Niko Kranjčar 13 August 1984 (23) 41 7 Portsmouth
20 4FW Igor Budan 22 April 1980 (28) 5 0 Parma
21 4FW Mladen Petrić 1 January 1981 (27) 24 9 Borussia Dortmund
22 3MF Danijel Pranjić 2 December 1981 (26) 11 0 Heerenveen
23 1GK Vedran Runje 10 February 1976 (32) 4 0 Lens

Germany

Head coach: Joachim Löw
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Jens Lehmann 10 November 1969 (38) 55 0 Arsenal[24]
2 2DF Marcell Jansen 4 November 1985 (22) 22 1 Bayern Munich
3 2DF Arne Friedrich 29 May 1979 (29) 57 0 Hertha BSC
4 2DF Clemens Fritz 7 December 1980 (27) 14 2 Werder Bremen
5 2DF Heiko Westermann 14 August 1983 (24) 3 0 Schalke 04
6 3MF Simon Rolfes 21 January 1982 (26) 10 0 Bayer Leverkusen
7 3MF Bastian Schweinsteiger 1 August 1984 (23) 51 13 Bayern Munich
8 3MF Torsten Frings 22 November 1976 (31) 72 10 Werder Bremen
9 4FW Mario Gómez 10 July 1985 (22) 10 6 VfB Stuttgart
10 4FW Oliver Neuville 1 May 1973 (35) 68 10 Borussia Mönchengladbach
11 4FW Miroslav Klose 9 June 1978 (30) 75 39 Bayern Munich
12 1GK Robert Enke 24 August 1977 (30) 1 0 Hannover 96
13 3MF Michael Ballack (c) 26 September 1976 (31) 81 36 Chelsea
14 3MF Piotr Trochowski 22 March 1984 (24) 12 0 Hamburger SV
15 3MF Thomas Hitzlsperger 5 April 1982 (26) 33 5 VfB Stuttgart
16 2DF Philipp Lahm 11 November 1983 (24) 41 2 Bayern Munich
17 2DF Per Mertesacker 29 September 1984 (23) 43 1 Werder Bremen
18 3MF Tim Borowski 2 May 1980 (28) 31 2 Werder Bremen[25]
19 3MF David Odonkor 21 February 1984 (24) 15 1 Real Betis
20 4FW Lukas Podolski 4 June 1985 (23) 48 25 Bayern Munich
21 2DF Christoph Metzelder 5 November 1980 (27) 41 0 Real Madrid
22 4FW Kevin Kurányi 2 March 1982 (26) 47 19 Schalke 04
23 1GK René Adler 15 January 1985 (23) 0 0 Bayer Leverkusen

Poland

Head coach: Leo Beenhakker

Jakub Błaszczykowski injured a hamstring on 5 June and was replaced by Łukasz Piszczek.[26] Tomasz Kuszczak injured his back on 6 June and was replaced by Wojciech Kowalewski.[27]
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Artur Boruc 20 February 1980 (28) 34 0 Celtic
2 2DF Mariusz Jop 8 March 1978 (30) 24 0 FC Moscow
3 2DF Jakub Wawrzyniak 7 July 1983 (24) 11 0 Legia Warsaw
4 2DF Paweł Golański 12 October 1982 (25) 10 1 Steaua Bucureşti
5 3MF Dariusz Dudka 9 December 1983 (24) 26 2 Wisła Kraków
6 2DF Jacek Bąk 24 March 1973 (35) 94 3 Austria Wien
7 4FW Euzebiusz Smolarek 9 January 1981 (27) 31 13 Racing Santander
8 3MF Jacek Krzynówek 15 May 1976 (32) 79 15 VfL Wolfsburg
9 4FW Maciej Żurawski (c) 11 September 1976 (31) 71 17 Larissa
10 3MF Łukasz Garguła 25 February 1981 (27) 12 1 GKS Bełchatów
11 4FW Marek Saganowski 31 October 1978 (29) 23 3 Southampton
12 1GK Wojciech Kowalewski 11 May 1977 (31) 10 0 Korona Kielce
13 2DF Marcin Wasilewski 9 June 1980 (27) 27 1 Anderlecht
14 2DF Michał Żewłakow 22 April 1976 (32) 76 2 Olympiacos
15 3MF Michał Pazdan 21 September 1987 (20) 5 0 Górnik Zabrze
16 3MF Łukasz Piszczek 3 June 1985 (23) 3 0 Hertha BSC
17 3MF Wojciech Łobodziński 20 October 1982 (25) 16 2 Wisła Kraków
18 3MF Mariusz Lewandowski 18 May 1979 (29) 47 3 Shakhtar Donetsk
19 3MF Rafał Murawski 9 October 1981 (26) 9 1 Lech Poznań
20 3MF Roger Guerreiro 25 May 1982 (26) 2 0 Legia Warsaw
21 4FW Tomasz Zahorski 22 November 1984 (23) 9 1 Górnik Zabrze
22 1GK Łukasz Fabiański 18 April 1985 (23) 8 0 Arsenal
23 2DF Adam Kokoszka 6 October 1986 (21) 7 2 Wisła Kraków

Group C

France

Head coach: Raymond Domenech
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Steve Mandanda 28 March 1985 (23) 1 0 Marseille
2 2DF Jean-Alain Boumsong 14 December 1979 (28) 23 1 Lyon
3 2DF Éric Abidal 11 September 1979 (28) 35 0 Barcelona
4 3MF Patrick Vieira (c) 23 June 1976 (31) 105 6 Internazionale
5 2DF William Gallas 17 August 1977 (30) 62 2 Arsenal
6 3MF Claude Makélélé 18 February 1973 (35) 68 0 Chelsea
7 3MF Florent Malouda 13 June 1980 (27) 39 3 Chelsea
8 4FW Nicolas Anelka 14 March 1979 (29) 48 11 Chelsea
9 4FW Karim Benzema 19 December 1987 (20) 11 3 Lyon
10 4FW Sidney Govou 27 July 1979 (28) 32 7 Lyon
11 3MF Samir Nasri 20 June 1987 (20) 10 2 Marseille
12 4FW Thierry Henry 17 August 1977 (30) 100 44 Barcelona
13 2DF Patrice Evra 15 May 1981 (27) 11 0 Manchester United
14 2DF François Clerc 18 April 1983 (25) 12 0 Lyon
15 2DF Lilian Thuram 1 January 1972 (36) 140 2 Barcelona
16 1GK Sébastien Frey 18 March 1980 (28) 2 0 Fiorentina
17 2DF Sébastien Squillaci 11 August 1980 (27) 13 0 Lyon
18 4FW Bafétimbi Gomis 6 August 1985 (22) 2 2 Saint-Étienne
19 2DF Willy Sagnol 18 March 1977 (31) 56 0 Bayern Munich
20 3MF Jérémy Toulalan 10 September 1983 (24) 13 0 Lyon
21 3MF Lassana Diarra 10 March 1985 (23) 13 0 Portsmouth
22 3MF Franck Ribéry 7 April 1983 (24) 27 4 Bayern Munich
23 1GK Grégory Coupet 31 December 1972 (35) 31 0 Lyon

Italy

Head coach: Roberto Donadoni

Fabio Cannavaro was ruled out of the Italian squad on 2 June after he was injured in training; he was replaced by Alessandro Gamberini.[28]
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Gianluigi Buffon 28 January 1978 (30) 82 0 Juventus
2 2DF Christian Panucci 12 April 1973 (35) 53 3 Roma
3 2DF Fabio Grosso 28 November 1977 (30) 31 3 Lyon
4 2DF Giorgio Chiellini 14 August 1984 (23) 10 1 Juventus
5 2DF Alessandro Gamberini 27 August 1981 (26) 2 0 Fiorentina
6 2DF Andrea Barzagli 8 May 1981 (27) 22 0 Palermo[29]
7 4FW Alessandro Del Piero (c) 9 November 1974 (33) 86 27 Juventus
8 3MF Gennaro Gattuso 9 January 1978 (30) 58 1 Milan
9 4FW Luca Toni 26 May 1977 (31) 34 15 Bayern Munich
10 3MF Daniele De Rossi 24 July 1983 (24) 33 4 Roma
11 4FW Antonio Di Natale 13 October 1977 (30) 18 7 Udinese
12 4FW Marco Borriello 18 June 1982 (25) 3 0 Milan
13 3MF Massimo Ambrosini 29 May 1977 (31) 31 0 Milan
14 1GK Marco Amelia 2 April 1982 (26) 6 0 Livorno[30]
15 4FW Fabio Quagliarella 31 January 1983 (25) 8 3 Udinese
16 3MF Mauro Camoranesi 4 October 1976 (31) 35 4 Juventus
17 1GK Morgan De Sanctis 26 March 1977 (31) 2 0 Sevilla
18 4FW Antonio Cassano 12 July 1982 (25) 11 3 Sampdoria
19 2DF Gianluca Zambrotta 19 February 1977 (31) 71 2 Barcelona[31]
20 3MF Simone Perrotta 17 September 1977 (30) 41 2 Roma
21 3MF Andrea Pirlo 19 May 1979 (29) 46 6 Milan
22 3MF Alberto Aquilani 7 July 1984 (23) 5 0 Roma
23 2DF Marco Materazzi 19 August 1973 (34) 40 2 Internazionale

Netherlands

Head coach: Marco van Basten

Ryan Babel was ruled out of the Dutch squad on 31 May after he was injured in training; he was replaced by Khalid Boulahrouz.[32]
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Edwin van der Sar (c) 29 October 1970 (37) 125 0 Manchester United
2 2DF André Ooijer 11 July 1974 (33) 37 2 Blackburn Rovers
3 2DF John Heitinga 15 November 1983 (24) 36 5 Ajax[33]
4 2DF Joris Mathijsen 5 April 1980 (28) 32 2 Hamburger SV
5 3MF Giovanni van Bronckhorst 5 February 1975 (33) 78 4 Feyenoord
6 3MF Demy de Zeeuw 26 May 1983 (25) 15 0 AZ
7 4FW Robin van Persie 6 August 1983 (24) 24 7 Arsenal
8 3MF Orlando Engelaar 24 August 1979 (28) 6 0 Twente
9 4FW Ruud van Nistelrooy 1 July 1976 (31) 61 31 Real Madrid
10 3MF Wesley Sneijder 9 June 1984 (23) 45 9 Real Madrid
11 4FW Arjen Robben 23 January 1984 (24) 33 9 Real Madrid
12 2DF Mario Melchiot 4 November 1976 (31) 21 0 Wigan Athletic
13 1GK Henk Timmer 3 December 1971 (36) 5 0 Feyenoord
14 2DF Wilfred Bouma 15 June 1978 (29) 33 2 Aston Villa
15 2DF Tim de Cler 8 November 1978 (29) 15 0 Feyenoord
16 1GK Maarten Stekelenburg 22 September 1982 (25) 11 0 Ajax
17 3MF Nigel de Jong 30 November 1984 (23) 23 0 Hamburger SV
18 4FW Dirk Kuyt 22 July 1980 (27) 38 7 Liverpool
19 4FW Klaas-Jan Huntelaar 12 August 1983 (24) 12 7 Ajax
20 3MF Ibrahim Afellay 2 April 1986 (22) 5 0 PSV
21 2DF Khalid Boulahrouz 28 December 1981 (26) 22 0 Chelsea[34]
22 4FW Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink 7 November 1978 (29) 16 3 Celtic
23 3MF Rafael van der Vaart 11 February 1983 (25) 55 12 Hamburger SV

Romania

Head coach: Victor Piţurcă
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Bogdan Lobonţ 18 January 1978 (30) 63 0 Dinamo Bucureşti
2 2DF Cosmin Contra 15 December 1975 (32) 63 7 Getafe
3 2DF Răzvan Raţ 26 May 1981 (27) 48 1 Shakhtar Donetsk
4 2DF Gabriel Tamaş 9 November 1983 (24) 32 2 Auxerre
5 2DF Cristian Chivu (c) 26 October 1980 (27) 59 3 Internazionale
6 3MF Mirel Rădoi 22 March 1981 (27) 43 1 Steaua Bucureşti
7 3MF Florentin Petre 15 January 1976 (32) 50 5 CSKA Sofia
8 3MF Paul Codrea 4 April 1981 (27) 33 1 Siena
9 4FW Ciprian Marica 2 October 1985 (22) 24 8 VfB Stuttgart
10 4FW Adrian Mutu 8 January 1979 (29) 61 28 Fiorentina
11 3MF Răzvan Cociş 19 February 1983 (24) 21 1 Lokomotiv Moscow
12 1GK Marius Popa 31 July 1978 (29) 2 0 Politehnica Timişoara
13 2DF Cristian Săpunaru 5 April 1984 (24) 1 0 Rapid Bucureşti
14 2DF Sorin Ghionea 11 May 1979 (29) 10 1 Steaua Bucureşti
15 2DF Dorin Goian 12 December 1980 (26) 19 3 Steaua Bucureşti
16 3MF Bănel Nicoliţă 7 January 1985 (23) 20 1 Steaua Bucureşti
17 2DF Cosmin Moţi 3 December 1984 (23) 2 0 Dinamo Bucureşti
18 4FW Marius Niculae 16 May 1981 (27) 30 13 Inverness Caledonian Thistle
19 3MF Adrian Cristea 30 November 1983 (24) 6 0 Dinamo Bucureşti
20 3MF Nicolae Dică 9 May 1980 (28) 25 8 Steaua Bucureşti
21 4FW Daniel Niculae 6 October 1982 (25) 22 5 Auxerre
22 2DF Ştefan Radu 22 October 1986 (21) 8 0 Dinamo Bucureşti[35]
23 1GK Eduard Stăncioiu 3 March 1981 (27) 1 0 CFR Cluj

Group D

Greece

Head coach: Otto Rehhagel
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Antonios Nikopolidis 14 January 1971 (37) 87 0 Olympiacos
2 2DF Giourkas Seitaridis 4 June 1981 (27) 56 1 Atlético Madrid
3 3MF Christos Patsatzoglou 19 March 1979 (29) 29 1 Olympiacos
4 2DF Nikos Spiropoulos 10 October 1983 (24) 5 0 Panathinaikos
5 2DF Traianos Dellas 31 January 1976 (32) 42 1 AEK Athens
6 3MF Angelos Basinas (c) 3 January 1976 (32) 88 7 Real Mallorca
7 4FW Georgios Samaras 21 February 1985 (23) 18 3 Manchester City[36]
8 3MF Stelios Giannakopoulos 12 July 1974 (33) 75 12 Bolton Wanderers
9 4FW Angelos Charisteas 9 February 1980 (28) 65 18 1. FC Nürnberg
10 3MF Giorgos Karagounis 6 March 1977 (31) 73 6 Panathinaikos
11 2DF Loukas Vyntra 5 February 1981 (27) 18 0 Panathinaikos
12 1GK Konstantinos Chalkias 30 May 1974 (34) 15 0 Aris[37]
13 1GK Alexandros Tzorvas 12 August 1982 (25) 0 0 OFI Crete
14 4FW Dimitris Salpingidis 10 August 1981 (26) 21 1 Panathinaikos
15 2DF Vasilis Torosidis 10 June 1985 (22) 13 0 Olympiacos
16 2DF Sotirios Kyrgiakos 23 July 1979 (28) 38 4 Eintracht Frankfurt
17 4FW Theofanis Gekas 23 May 1980 (28) 27 6 Bayer Leverkusen
18 2DF Yannis Goumas 24 May 1975 (33) 45 0 Panathinaikos
19 2DF Paraskevas Antzas 18 August 1976 (31) 24 0 Olympiacos
20 4FW Ioannis Amanatidis 3 December 1981 (26) 26 3 Eintracht Frankfurt
21 3MF Kostas Katsouranis 26 June 1979 (28) 49 6 Benfica
22 3MF Alexandros Tziolis 13 February 1985 (23) 8 0 Panathinaikos
23 4FW Nikos Liberopoulos 4 August 1975 (32) 59 13 AEK Athens

Russia

Head coach: Guus Hiddink

Pavel Pogrebnyak failed to recover from injury and was replaced by on 7 June.[38]
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Igor Akinfeev 8 April 1986 (22) 20 0 CSKA Moscow
2 2DF Vasili Berezutski 20 June 1982 (26) 29 1 CSKA Moscow
3 2DF Renat Yanbayev 7 April 1984 (24) 2 0 Lokomotiv Moscow
4 2DF Sergei Ignashevich 14 July 1979 (28) 37 3 CSKA Moscow
5 2DF Aleksei Berezutski 20 June 1982 (26) 32 0 CSKA Moscow
6 4FW Roman Adamov 21 June 1982 (25) 2 0 FC Moscow
7 3MF Dmitri Torbinski 28 April 1984 (24) 11 1 Lokomotiv Moscow
8 2DF Denis Kolodin 11 January 1982 (26) 13 0 Dynamo Moscow
9 3MF Ivan Saenko 17 October 1983 (24) 7 0 1. FC Nürnberg
10 4FW Andrei Arshavin 29 May 1981 (27) 34 11 Zenit Saint Petersburg
11 3MF Sergei Semak (c) 27 February 1976 (32) 46 4 Rubin Kazan
12 1GK Vladimir Gabulov 19 October 1983 (24) 5 0 Dynamo Moscow
13 3MF Oleg Ivanov 4 August 1986 (21) 0 0 Krylia Sovetov Samara
14 2DF Roman Shirokov 6 July 1981 (26) 4 0 Zenit Saint Petersburg
15 3MF Diniyar Bilyaletdinov 27 February 1985 (23) 23 2 Lokomotiv Moscow
16 1GK Vyacheslav Malafeev 4 March 1979 (29) 16 0 Zenit Saint Petersburg
17 3MF Konstantin Zyryanov 5 October 1977 (30) 12 2 Zenit Saint Petersburg
18 3MF Yuri Zhirkov 20 August 1983 (24) 19 0 CSKA Moscow
19 4FW Roman Pavlyuchenko 15 December 1981 (26) 17 6 Spartak Moscow
20 3MF Igor Semshov 6 April 1978 (30) 27 0 Dynamo Moscow
21 4FW Dmitri Sychev 26 October 1983 (24) 41 15 Lokomotiv Moscow
22 2DF Aleksandr Anyukov 28 September 1982 (25) 32 1 Zenit Saint Petersburg
23 3MF Vladimir Bystrov 31 January 1984 (24) 20 4 Spartak Moscow

Spain

Head coach: Luis Aragonés
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Iker Casillas (c) 20 May 1981 (27) 77 0 Real Madrid
2 2DF Raúl Albiol 4 September 1985 (22) 4 0 Valencia
3 2DF Fernando Navarro 25 June 1982 (25) 1 0 Mallorca
4 2DF Carlos Marchena 31 July 1979 (28) 42 2 Valencia
5 2DF Carles Puyol 13 April 1978 (30) 61 1 Barcelona
6 3MF Andrés Iniesta 11 May 1984 (24) 23 5 Barcelona
7 4FW David Villa 3 December 1981 (26) 31 14 Valencia
8 3MF Xavi 25 January 1980 (28) 58 6 Barcelona
9 4FW Fernando Torres 20 March 1984 (24) 49 15 Liverpool
10 3MF Cesc Fàbregas 4 May 1987 (21) 26 0 Arsenal
11 2DF Joan Capdevila 3 February 1978 (30) 18 3 Villarreal
12 3MF Santi Cazorla 13 December 1984 (23) 2 0 Villarreal
13 1GK Andrés Palop 22 October 1973 (34) 0 0 Sevilla
14 3MF Xabi Alonso 25 November 1981 (26) 43 1 Liverpool
15 2DF Sergio Ramos 30 March 1986 (22) 34 4 Real Madrid
16 4FW Sergio García 9 June 1983 (24) 1 0 Real Zaragoza
17 4FW Dani Güiza 17 August 1980 (27) 4 0 Mallorca
18 2DF Álvaro Arbeloa 17 January 1983 (25) 2 0 Liverpool
19 3MF Marcos Senna 17 July 1976 (31) 11 0 Villarreal
20 2DF Juanito 23 July 1976 (31) 23 2 Real Betis
21 3MF David Silva 8 January 1986 (22) 14 2 Valencia
22 3MF Rubén de la Red 5 June 1985 (23) 2 0 Getafe[39]
23 1GK Pepe Reina 31 August 1982 (25) 9 0 Liverpool

Sweden

Head coach: Lars Lagerbäck
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Andreas Isaksson 3 October 1981 (26) 56 0 Manchester City
2 2DF Mikael Nilsson 24 June 1978 (29) 47 3 Panathinaikos
3 2DF Olof Mellberg 3 September 1977 (30) 82 4 Aston Villa[40]
4 2DF Petter Hansson 14 December 1976 (31) 32 1 Rennes
5 2DF Fredrik Stoor 28 February 1984 (24) 5 0 Rosenborg
6 3MF Tobias Linderoth 21 April 1979 (29) 75 2 Galatasaray
7 3MF Niclas Alexandersson 29 December 1971 (36) 108 7 IFK Göteborg
8 3MF Anders Svensson 17 July 1976 (31) 90 15 Elfsborg
9 3MF Fredrik Ljungberg (c) 16 April 1977 (31) 72 14 West Ham United
10 4FW Zlatan Ibrahimović 3 October 1981 (26) 50 18 Internazionale
11 4FW Johan Elmander 27 May 1981 (27) 35 11 Toulouse
12 1GK Rami Shaaban 30 June 1975 (32) 16 0 Hammarby
13 1GK Johan Wiland 24 January 1981 (27) 3 0 Elfsborg
14 2DF Daniel Majstorović 5 April 1977 (31) 15 1 Basel[41]
15 2DF Andreas Granqvist 16 April 1985 (23) 3 0 Wigan Athletic[42]
16 3MF Kim Källström 24 August 1982 (25) 55 8 Lyon
17 4FW Henrik Larsson 20 September 1971 (36) 95 36 Helsingborg
18 3MF Sebastian Larsson 6 June 1985 (23) 4 0 Birmingham City
19 3MF Daniel Andersson 28 August 1977 (30) 62 0 Malmö FF
20 4FW Marcus Allbäck 5 July 1973 (34) 73 30 Copenhagen[43]
21 3MF Christian Wilhelmsson 8 December 1979 (28) 51 4 Nantes[44]
22 4FW Markus Rosenberg 27 September 1982 (25) 21 6 Werder Bremen
23 2DF Mikael Dorsin 6 October 1981 (26) 12 0 CFR Cluj

Player representation

by club
Players Clubs
11 Lyon
9 Bayern Munich, Galatasaray
8 Barcelona, Chelsea, Panathinaikos
7 Arsenal, Real Madrid, Red Bull Salzburg, Werder Bremen
6 Hamburg, Lokomotiv Moscow, Porto, Steaua Bucureşti
5 CSKA Moscow, Fenerbahçe, Juventus, Liverpool, Milan, Nuremberg, Olympiacos, Rapid Wien, Spartak Moscow, Stuttgart, Valencia, Zenit St. Petersburg
By club nationality
Players Clubs
55 Germany
45 England
39 Spain
36 Italy
30 Russia
26 France
20 Greece
18 Austria
17 Turkey
14 Portugal, Romania
10 Netherlands, Poland
7 Switzerland
6 Sweden
4 Belgium
3 Croatia, Denmark, Scotland, Ukraine
2 Czech Republic, Norway
1 Bulgaria

Nations in italics are not represented by their national teams in the finals

by representatives of domestic league
National Squad No. of players playing in home leagues
Austria 15
Croatia 3
Czech Republic 2
France 10
Germany 19
Greece 14
Italy 19
Netherlands 9
Poland 10
Portugal 12
Romania 12
Russia 22
Spain 18
Sweden 6
Switzerland 6
Turkey 16

Notes and references

General
Specific
  1. ^
  2. ^ Milan Baroš was on loan to Portsmouth.
  3. ^ Tomáš Sivok was on loan to Sparta Prague and joined Beşiktaş after the tournament.
  4. ^ Rudolf Skácel was on loan to Hertha BSC.
  5. ^ Tomáš Ujfaluši joined Atlético Madrid after the tournament.
  6. ^ David Rozehnal was on loan to Lazio.
  7. ^
  8. ^ José Bosingwa joined Chelsea after the tournament.
  9. ^ Fernando Meira joined Galatasaray after the tournament.
  10. ^ Benfica after the tournament.
  11. ^ Hélder Postiga was on loan to Panathinaikos and joined Sporting CP after the tournament.
  12. ^ Eldin Jakupović was on loan to Grasshoppers.
  13. ^ Philipp Degen joined Liverpool after the tournament.
  14. ^ Tümer Metin was on loan to Larissa for the second half of the 2007–08 season.
  15. ^ Emre Aşık was on loan to Ankaraspor.
  16. ^ Andreas Ivanschitz was on loan to Panathinaikos.
  17. ^ Ümit Korkmaz joined Eintracht Frankfurt after the tournament.
  18. ^ Ronald Gërçaliu was on loan to Austria Wien.
  19. ^ Sebastian Prödl joined Werder Bremen after the tournament.
  20. ^ Martin Hiden was on loan to Austria Kärnten.
  21. ^ Ramazan Özcan was on loan to TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and joined them permanently after the tournament.
  22. ^ Ognjen Vukojević joined Dynamo Kyiv after the tournament.
  23. ^ Luka Modrić joined Tottenham Hotspur after the tournament.
  24. ^ Jens Lehmann joined Stuttgart after the tournament.
  25. ^ Tim Borowski joined Bayern Munich after the tournament.
  26. ^
  27. ^
  28. ^
  29. ^ Andrea Barzagli joined Wolfsburg after the tournament.
  30. ^ Marco Amelia joined Palermo after the tournament.
  31. ^ Gianluca Zambrotta joined Milan after the tournament.
  32. ^
  33. ^ John Heitinga joined Atlético Madrid after the tournament.
  34. ^ Khalid Boulahrouz was on loan to Sevilla.
  35. ^ Ştefan Radu was on loan to Lazio.
  36. ^ Celtic.
  37. ^ Konstantinos Chalkias joined PAOK after the tournament.
  38. ^
  39. ^ Rubén de la Red joined Real Madrid after the tournament.
  40. ^ Olof Mellberg joined Juventus after the tournament.
  41. ^ Daniel Majstorović joined AEK Athens after the tournament.
  42. ^ Helsingborg.
  43. ^ Marcus Allbäck joined Örgryte after the tournament.
  44. ^ Christian Wilhelmsson was on loan to Deportivo.

External links

  • Euro 2008 official site
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