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Who are the squads for UEFA Euro 2012?

Who are the squads for UEFA Euro 2012?

Vicente del Bosque named a squad to play in a set of warm-up matches on 15 May 2012, but it did not include any Barcelona, Athletic Bilbao or Chelsea players as the two Spanish sides were preparing for the Copa del Rey Final final on 25 May, while Chelsea were to take on Bayern Munich in the UEFA Champions League Final on 19 May.

When did Blanc announce his Euro 2012 squad?

On 15 May 2012 second shortlist of 15 France-based players was announced, while on the same day Tottenham defender Younès Kaboul was ruled out of the tournament with a knee injury, leaving Blanc with a 26-man squad. On 29 May 2012, Blanc announced his final 23-man squad.

Who was the youngest squad at Euro 2012?

The youngest squad at the tournament was Germany, with an average age of 24.5 years. The oldest squad at the tournament was Russia, with an average age of 28.3 years. The squads included five players who still had not made their debut at full international level prior to the start of the tournament.

Who are the players who have withdrawn from Euro 2012?

On 11 May 2012, Advocaat named a provisional list of 26 players for the tournament. Vasili Berezutski and Roman Shishkin withdrew on 20 and 24 May respectively, Berezutski with a thigh injury and Shishkin due to a stomach complaint.

Where was the European Championship held in 2012?

The 2012 UEFA European Football Championship, commonly referred to as UEFA Euro 2012 or simply Euro 2012, was the 14th European Championship for men’s national football teams organised by UEFA. The final tournament, held between 8 June and 1 July 2012, was co-hosted for the first time by Poland and Ukraine,…

When did Poland and Ukraine qualify for Euro Cup?

Poland and Ukraine’s bid was chosen by the UEFA Executive Committee on 18 April 2007. The two host teams qualified automatically while the remaining 14 finalists were decided through a qualifying competition, featuring 51 teams, from August 2010 to November 2011.