NAPLES, Jun. 11, 1980 (AMP) — Italia 80 : The Netherlands defeated Greece by a score of 1-0 (halftime: 0-0), in a Euro group stage game on Wednesday.
The result put the Dutch top of Group A with 2 points. In their next game, the Netherlands will meet Germany on June 14, while Greece will face Czechoslovakia.
Fixtures and Results : Group A
Netherlands at the Euro
- 2 appearance (1976)
- 5 participations in the qualifications (first in 1964)
- Statistics: Third Place (1976)
Greece at the Euro
- First appearance
- 5 participations in the qualifications (first in 1960)
- 11 June 1980
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