Every country's captain at every past EURO

UEFA.com lists the men who led their teams at the first 15 UEFA European Championships.

Didier Deschamps has led France at a EURO as a captain and a coach
Didier Deschamps has led France at a EURO as a captain and a coach Popperfoto via Getty Images

So far, 14 different captains have won a EURO (with Iker Casillas the only man to have skippered two sides to victory).

Seven men, meanwhile, have led their nations at the finals as both captains and coaches:
Morten Olsen (Denmark – captain: 1984, 1988; coach: 2004)
Kevin Keegan (England – captain: 1980; coach: 2000)
Didier Deschamps (France – captain: 1996, 2000; coach: 2016)
Michel Platini (France – captain: 1984; coach: 1992)
Rudi Völler (Germany – captain: 1992; coach: 2004)
Franz Beckenbauer (Germany – captain: 1972, 1976; coach: 1988)
Dino Zoff (Italy – captain: 1980; coach: 2004)

UEFA meets all the players who captained their teams at the finals.

EURO 1960

Best goals of EURO 1960
Best goals of EURO 1960

Czechoslovakia: Ladislav Novák
France: Robert Jonquet
Soviet Union: Igor Netto
Yugoslavia: Bora Kostić

EURO 1964

Denmark: Ole Madsen
Hungary: Ferenc Bene
Soviet Union: Valentin Ivanov
Spain: Ferran Olivella

EURO 1968

Highlights: The best goals of EURO 1968
Highlights: The best goals of EURO 1968

England: Bobby Moore
Italy: Giacinto Facchetti
Soviet Union: Albert Shesternev
Yugoslavia: Mirsad Farzlagić

EURO 1972

Belgium: Paul Van Himst
Hungary: Ferenc Bene
Soviet Union: Murtaz Khurtsilava
West Germany: Franz Beckenbauer

EURO 1976

Highlights: The best goals of EURO 1976
Highlights: The best goals of EURO 1976

Czechoslovakia: Anton Ondruš
Netherlands: Johan Cruyff
West Germany: Franz Beckenbauer
Yugoslavia: Jovan Aćimović

EURO 1980

Belgium: Julien Cools
Czechoslovakia: Anton Ondruš
England: Kevin Keegan
Greece: Giorgos Koudas
Italy: Dino Zoff
Netherlands: Ruud Krol
Spain: Juan Asensi
West Germany: Bernard Dietz

EURO 1984

Highlights: The best goals of EURO 1984
Highlights: The best goals of EURO 1984

Belgium: Jan Ceulemans
Denmark: Morten Olsen
France: Michel Platini
Portugal: Manuel Bento
Romania: Costică Ştefănescu
Spain: Luis Arconada
West Germany: Karl-Heinz Rummenigge
Yugoslavia: Velimir Zajec

EURO 1988

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Watch the best goals of EURO '88

Denmark: Morten Olsen
England: Bryan Robson
Italy: Alessandro Altobelli*
Netherlands: Ruud Gullit
Republic of Ireland: Frank Stapleton
Spain: José Antonio Camacho
West Germany: Lothar Matthäus
Soviet Union: Rinat Dasayev

*Giuseppe Bergomi captained Italy in all four matches as Altobelli started on the bench

EURO 1992

Highlights: The best goals of EURO '92
Highlights: The best goals of EURO '92

CIS: Oleksiy Mykhailychenko
Denmark: Lars Olsen
England: Gary Lineker
France: Manuel Amoros
Germany: Rudi Völler*
Netherlands: Ruud Gullit
Scotland: Richard Gough
Sweden: Jonas Thern

*Andreas Brehme took over as captain after Völler was injured in the opening game and missed the rest of the tournament

EURO '96

The best goals of EURO '96
The best goals of EURO '96

Bulgaria: Borislav Mihaylov
Croatia: Zvonimir Boban
Czech Republic: Václav Němeček
Denmark: Michael Laudrup
England: Tony Adams
France: Didier Deschamps
Germany: Jürgen Klinsmann
Italy: Paolo Maldini
Netherlands: Danny Blind
Portugal: Vítor Baía
Romania: Gheorghe Hagi
Russia: Viktor Onopko
Scotland: Gary McAllister
Spain: Andoni Zubizarreta
Switzerland: Alain Geiger
Turkey: Oğuz Çetin

EURO 2000

Highlights: Best goals of EURO 2000
Highlights: Best goals of EURO 2000

Belgium: Lorenzo Staelens
Czech Republic: Jiří Němec
Denmark
: Peter Schmeichel
England: Alan Shearer
France: Didier Deschamps
Germany: Oliver Bierhoff
Italy: Paolo Maldini
Netherlands: Frank de Boer
Norway: Henning Berg
Portugal: Vítor Baía
Romania: Gheorghe Hagi
Slovenia: Darko Milanič
Spain: Fernando Hierro
Sweden: Patrik Andersson
Turkey: Ogün Temizkanoğlu
Yugoslavia: Dragan Stojković

EURO 2004

Best goals of EURO 2004
Best goals of EURO 2004

Bulgaria: Stiliyan Petrov
Croatia
: Boris Živković
Czech Republic
: Pavel Nedvěd
Denmark
: René Henriksen
England
: David Beckham
France
: Marcel Desailly
Germany
: Oliver Kahn
Greece
: Theodoros Zagorakis
Italy
: Fabio Cannavaro
Latvia
: Vitālijs Astafjevs
Netherlands
: Frank de Boer
Portugal
: Fernando Couto
Russia
: Aleksei Smertin
Spain
: Raúl González
Sweden
: Johan Mjällby
Switzerland
: Jörg Stiel

EURO 2008

Highlights: The best goals of EURO 2008
Highlights: The best goals of EURO 2008

Austria: Andreas Ivanschitz
Croatia: Niko Kovač
Czech Republic: Tomáš Ujfaluši
France: Lilian Thuram
Germany: Michael Ballack
Greece: Angelos Basinas
Italy: Alessandro Del Piero*
Netherlands: Edwin van der Sar
Poland: Maciej Żurawski
Portugal: Nuno Gomes
Romania: Cristian Chivu
Russia: Sergei Semak
Spain: Iker Casillas
Sweden: Freddie Ljungberg
Switzerland: Alexander Frei
Turkey: Emre Belözoğlu

*original captain Fabio Cannavaro was ruled out through injury just prior to the tournament

EURO 2012

Best goals of UEFA EURO 2012
Best goals of UEFA EURO 2012

Croatia: Darijo Srna
Czech Republic: Tomáš Rosický
Denmark: Daniel Agger
England: Steven Gerrard
France: Hugo Lloris
Germany: Philipp Lahm
Greece: Giorgos Karagounis
Italy: Gianluigi Buffon
Netherlands: Mark van Bommel
Poland: Jakub Błaszczykowski
Portugal: Cristiano Ronaldo
Republic of Ireland: Robbie Keane
Russia: Andrey Arshavin
Spain: Iker Casillas
Sweden: Zlatan Ibrahimović
Ukraine: Andriy Shevchenko

EURO 2016

Albania: Lorik Cana
Austria: Christian Fuchs
Belgium: Eden Hazard
Croatia: Darijo Srna
Czech Republic: Tomáš Rosický
England: Wayne Rooney
France: Hugo Lloris
Germany: Bastian Schweinsteiger
Hungary: Balázs Dzsudzsák
Iceland: Aron Gunnarsson
Italy: Gianluigi Buffon
Northern Ireland: Steven Davis
Poland: Robert Lewandowski
Portugal: Cristiano Ronaldo
Republic of Ireland: Robbie Keane
Romania: Vlad Chiricheş
Russia: Roman Shirokov
Slovakia: Martin Škrtel
Spain: Sergio Ramos
Sweden: Zlatan Ibrahimović
Switzerland: Stephan Lichtsteiner
Turkey: Arda Turan
Ukraine: Anatoliy Tymoshchuk
Wales: Ashley Williams

Every team's coach at every EURO

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