Poland Euro 2012 Odds
As one of the host nations Poland automatically qualified for the European Championships. They had only played in one previous Finals and have not yet managed to win a match in the tournament.
Poland are coached by Franciszek Smuda, one of the most experienced coaches in Poland, winning several domestic titles. Poland were placed in Euro 2012 Group A alongside Greece, Russia and the Czech Republic.
Poland drew 1-1 with Greece in the opening match of the tournament and then held group favourites Russia to a 1-1 in their second game. They went into their final match against Czech Republic needing a win to progress. However, they lost the game 1-0 and as a result are no longer in the tournament.
Poland Euro 2012 Fixtures and Results
Below is a list of Poland's three Group A matches:
8th June 2012
Poland 1-1 Greece - National Stadium, Warsaw (Opening Match)
12th June 2012
Poland 1-1 Russia - National Stadium, Warsaw (19:45)
16th June 2012
Czech Republic 1-0 Poland - Municipal Stadium, Wroclaw (19:45)
Poland are blessed with two decent goalkeepers in Wojciech Szczesny and Przemysław Tytoń. Lukasz Piszczek, Jakub Blaszczykowski, Robert Lewandowski helped Dortmond win the league and cup double last season and are all very effectvie players on their day. Lewandowski is the go to man for goals and Poland will look to get him on the ball as much as possible.
Poland European Championships Previous Form
Poland made their debut in the competition at Euro 2008 where they failed to win a game as they went out in the group stages.
Poland Qualification Results
As Poland is one of the two host nations of Euro 2012 they have automatically qualified for the tournament along with co-host the Ukraine.
2011 International Friendly Results
- Poland 1-0 Moldova
- Poland 1-0 Norway
- Lithuania 2-0 Poland
- Greece 0-0 Poland
- Poland 2-1 Argentina
- Poland 0-1 France
- Poland 1-0 Georgia
- Poland 1-1 Mexico
- Poland 2-2 Germany
- Korea Republic 2-2 Poland
- Poland 2-0 Belarus