ROME, Jun. 12, 1980 (AMP) — Italia 80 : Germany defeated Czechoslovakia by a score of 1-0 (halftime: 0-0), in a Euro group stage game on Thursday.
The result put the Germans top of Group A with 2 points. In their next game, Germany will meet group leaders the Netherlands on June 14, while Czechoslovakia will face Greece.
Fixtures and Results : Group A
Germany at the Euro
- 1 title (1972)
- 3 appearances (first in 1972)
- 4 participations in the qualifications (first in 1968)
- Statistics: Champions (1972) Runners-up (1976)
Czechoslovakia at the Euro
- 1 title (1976)
- 3 appearances (first in 1960)
- 6 participations in the qualifications (first in 1960)
- Statistics: Champions (1976) Third Place (1960)
- 12 June 1980
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