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European Championship Legends

Goal.com looks at various players who achieved cult status for their performances in the Euros...

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Euro 2008 Legends: Xavi Hernandez, Spain

Date Of Birth: 25 January, 1980

Place Of Birth: Terrassa, Spain

Height: 1.70m

Playing Position: Midfielder



Euro 2004 Legends: Theodoros Zagorakis, Greece

Date Of Birth: 27 October, 1971

Place Of Birth: Lydia, Kavala, Greece

Height: 1.78m

Playing Position: Defensive Midfielder



Euro 2000 Legends: Zinedine Zidane, France

Date Of Birth: 23 June, 1972

Place Of Birth: Marseille, France

Height: 1.81m

Playing Position: Attacking Midfielder



Euro 1996 Legends: Matthias Sammer, Germany

Date Of Birth: 5 September, 1967

Place Of Birth: Dresden, Germany

Height: 1.80m

Playing Position: Sweeper



Euro 1992 Legends: Peter Schmeichel, Denmark

Date Of Birth: 18 October, 1963

Place Of Birth: Gladsaxe, Denmark

Height: 1.91m

Playing Position: Goalkeeper



Euro 1988 Legends: Marco van Basten, Netherlands

Date Of Birth: 31 October, 1964

Place Of Birth: Utrecht, Netherlands

Height: 1.88m

Playing Position: Striker



Euro 1984 Legends: Michel Platini, France

Date Of Birth: 21 June, 1955

Place Of Birth: Joeuf, France

Height: 1.78m

Playing Position: Attacking Midfielder



Euro 1980 Legends: Horst Hrubesch, West Germany

Date Of Birth: 17 April, 1951

Place Of Birth: Hamm, West Germany

Height: 1.88m

Playing Position: Centre Forward



Euro 1976 Legends: Antonin Panenka, Czechoslovakia

Date Of Birth: 2 December, 1948

Place Of Birth: Prague, Czechoslovakia

Height: 1.78m

Playing Position: Midfielder


Euro 1972 Legends: Gerd Muller, Germany

Date of Birth: 3 November, 1945

Place of Birth: Nordlingen, Germany

Height: 1.76m

Playing Position: Striker



Euro 1968 Legends: Dragan Dzajic, Yugoslavia

Date of Birth: 30 May, 1946

Place of Birth: Ub, Yugoslavia

Height: 1.74 m

Playing Position: Left Winger



Euro 1964 Legends: Luis Suarez Miramontes, Spain

Date Of Birth: 2 May, 1935

Place Of Birth: A Coruna, Galicia, Spain

Height: 1.75m

Playing Position: Deep lying playmaker



Euro 1960 Legends: Lev Yashin, Russia

Date of Birth: 22 October, 1929

Place of Birth: Moscow, Soviet Union (Russia)

Height: 1.89 m

Playing Position: Goalkeeper



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