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Czech Republic: all their EURO records and stats

Biggest wins, heaviest defeats, highest scorers, most appearances, shoot-outs, group stage stats and more.

GENERAL

Best result: Winners as Czechoslovakia 1976, runners-up as Czech Republic 1996
EURO appearances: 10 (7 as Czech Republic, 3 as Czechoslovakia)
EURO hosts: N/A
Overall record: P37 W15 D7 L15 F48 A47
Group stage record: P24 W10 D4 L10 F32 A34
Knockout record: P13 W5 D3 L5 F16 A13

EURO-by-EURO record
1960 Third place (as Czechoslovakia)
1964 Did not qualify (as Czechoslovakia)
1968 Did not qualify (as Czechoslovakia)
1972 Did not qualify (as Czechoslovakia)
1976 Winners (as Czechoslovakia)
1980 Third place (as Czechoslovakia)
1984 Did not qualify (as Czechoslovakia)
1988 Did not qualify (as Czechoslovakia)
1992 Did not qualify (as Czechoslovakia)
1996 Runners-up
2000 Group stage
2004 Semi-finals
2008 Group stage
2012 Quarter-finals
2016 Group stage
2020 Quarter-finals

Every goal on the Czech Republic's road to EURO 2020
Every goal on the Czech Republic's road to EURO 2020

TEAM RECORDS

Biggest victory
3-0: Czech Republic vs Denmark, 27/06/2004 (quarter-finals)

Heaviest defeats
4-1: Russia vs Czech Republic, 08/06/2012 (group stage)
3-0: Soviet Union vs Czechoslovakia, 06/07/1960 (semi-finals)

Highest scoring draw
3-3: Russia vs Czech Republic, 19/06/1996 (group stage)

Highest scoring game
6 goals: 3-3 vs Russia, 19/06/1996 (group stage)

Most goals scored at a EURO
10 in 5 games in 2004 (av. 2.0)

Fewest goals scored at a EURO
2 in 3 games in 2016 (av. 0.67)
2 in 2 games in 1960 (av. 1.0, as Czechoslovakia)

Most different goalscorers at a EURO
7: 1996

Fewest different goalscorers at a EURO
2: 1960, 2000, 2012, 2016, 2020

EURO 2008: Watch Czech Republic winner against Switzerland
EURO 2008: Watch Czech Republic winner against Switzerland

GROUP STAGE RECORDS

Appearances: 8 (1 as Czechoslovakia 1980, 7 as Czech Republic 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016, 2020)
Qualified from group: 5 (1 as Czechoslovakia 1980, 4 as Czech Republic 1996, 2004, 2012, 2020)
Group winners: 2 (2004, 2012)
Group runners-up: 2 (1 as Czechoslovakia 1980, 1 as Czech Republic 1996)
Unbeaten group stage: 1 (2004)
Winless group stage: 1 (2016)
Best group record: W3 D0 L0 F7 A4 (2004)
Worst group record: W0 D1 L2 F2 A5 (2016)
Fewest points to qualify: 3* (as Czechoslovakia 1980), 4 (1996, 2020)
Most points without qualifying: 3 (2000, 2008)

*2 points for a win, and only qualified for third-place play-off

Biggest victories
3-1: Czechoslovakia vs Greece, 14/06/1980
2-0: Czech Republic vs Denmark, 21/06/2000
2-0: Scotland vs Czech Republic, 14/06/2021

Heaviest defeat
4-1: Russia vs Czech Republic, 08/06/2012

Highest scoring game
6 goals: 3-3 vs Russia, 19/06/1996

Most group goals scored
7: 2004

Most group goals conceded
6: 1996, 2004

Fewest group goals conceded
2: 2020

Fewest group goals scored
2: 2016

Czech Republic national anthem: EURO 96’ final
Czech Republic national anthem: EURO 96’ final

KNOCKOUT RECORDS

Round of 16
P1 W1 L0

Quarter-finals
P4 W2 L2

Semi-finals
P4 W2* L2
*Includes 6-5 win on pens vs France (1996)

Third-place play-off
P2 W2* L0
*Includes 9-8 win on pens vs Italy (1980)

Finals
P2 W1* L1
*Includes 5-3 win on pens vs West Germany (1976)

Biggest victory
3-0: Czech Republic vs Denmark, 27/06/2004 (quarter-finals)

Heaviest defeat
3-0: Soviet Union vs Czechoslovakia, 06/07/1960 (semi-finals)

Highest scoring game
4 goals: twice, most recently Czechoslovakia 2-2 West Germany, 20/06/1976 (final)

Extra time
W vs Netherlands 1976 semi-finals (1-1 / 3-1) – as Czechoslovakia
W vs West Germany 1976 final (2-2 / 2-2 / 5-3 pens) – as Czechoslovakia
W vs France 1996 semi-finals (0-0 / 0-0 / 6-5 pens)
L vs Germany 1996 final (1-1 / 1-2 – lost on golden goal)
L vs Greece 2004 semi-finals (0-0 / 0-1 – lost on silver goal)

EURO 1976 final highlights: Czechoslovakia stun Germany
EURO 1976 final highlights: Czechoslovakia stun Germany

PLAYER RECORDS

Most appearances
14 Petr Čech
14 Karel Poborský
12 Pavel Nedvěd

Most goals
5 Milan Baroš
5 Patrik Schick
4 Vladimír Šmicer

Most tournaments with goal
3 Vladimír Šmicer (1996, 2000, 2004)

PENALTIES

Penalty shoot-outs
W 5-3 vs West Germany, final (20/06/1976) – as Czechoslovakia
W 9-8 vs Italy, third-place play-off (21/06/1980) – as Czechoslovakia
W 6-5 vs France, semi-finals (26/06/1996)

ALL EURO FIXTURES

1960
06/07/1960: Czechoslovakia 0-3 Soviet Union (semi-finals, Marseille)
09/07/1960: Czechoslovakia 2-0 France (third-place play-off, Marseille)

EURO 1976 highlights: Czechoslovakia 3-1 Netherlands
EURO 1976 highlights: Czechoslovakia 3-1 Netherlands

1976
16/06/1976: Czechoslovakia 3-1 Netherlands aet (semi-finals, Zagreb)
20/06/1976: Czechoslovakia 2-2 Germany aet, 5-3 on pens (final, Belgrade)

1980
11/06/1980: Czechoslovakia 0-1 Germany (group, Rome)
14/06/1980: Greece 1-3 Czechoslovakia (group, Rome)
17/06/1980: Netherlands 1-1 Czechoslovakia (group, Milan)
21/06/1980: Czechoslovakia 1-1 Italy, 9-8 on pens (third-place play-off, Naples)

1996
09/06/1996: Germany 2-0 Czech Republic (group, Manchester)
14/06/1996: Czech Republic 2-1 Italy (group, Liverpool)
19/06/1996: Russia 3-3 Czech Republic (group, Liverpool)
23/06/1996: Czech Republic 1-0 Portugal (quarter-finals, Birmingham)
26/06/1996: France 0-0 Czech Republic aet, 6-5 on pens (semi-finals, Manchester)
30/06/1996: Czech Republic 1-2 Germany aet, golden goal (final, London)

2000
11/06/2000: Netherlands 1-0 Czech Republic (group, Amsterdam)
16/06/2000: Czech Republic 1-2 France (group, Bruges)
21/06/2000: Denmark 0-2 Czech Republic (group, Liege)

2004
15/06/2004: Czech Republic 2-1 Latvia (group, Aveiro)
19/06/2004: Netherlands 2-3 Czech Republic (group, Aveiro)
23/06/2004: Germany 1-2 Czech Republic (group, Lisbon)
27/06/2004: Czech Republic 3-0 Denmark (quarter-finals, Porto)
01/07/2004: Greece 1-0 Czech Republic aet, silver goal (semi-finals, Porto)

2008
07/06/2008: Switzerland 0-1 Czech Republic (group, Basel)
11/06/2008: Czech Republic 1-3 Portugal (group, Geneva)
15/06/2008: Turkey 3-2 Czech Republic (group, Geneva)

2012
08/06/2012: Russia 4-1 Czech Republic (group, Wroclaw)
12/06/2012: Greece 1-2 Czech Republic (group, Wroclaw)
16/06/2012: Czech Republic 1-0 Poland (group, Wroclaw)
21/06/2012: Czech Republic 0-1 Portugal (quarter-finals, Warsaw)

2016
13/06/2016: Spain 1-0 Czech Republic (group, Toulouse)
17/06/2016: Czech Republic 2-2 Croatia (group, Saint-Étienne)
21/06/2016: Czech Republic 0-2 Turkey (group, Lens Agglo)

2020
14/06/2021: Scotland 0-2 Czech Republic (group, Glasgow)
18/06/2021: Croatia 1-1 Czech Republic (group, Glasgow)
22/06/2021: Czech Republic 0-1 England (group, London)
27/06/2021: Netherlands 0-2 Czech Republic (round of 16, Budapest)
03/07/2021: Czech Republic 1-2 Denmark (quarter-finals, Baku)