2006 Men's Hockey Champions Trophy


The 2006 Men's Hockey Champions Trophy was the 28th edition of the Hockey Champions Trophy, an annual international men's field hockey tournament organized by the FIH. It was held in Terrassa, Catalonia, Spain from 22–30 July 2006.

2006 Men's Hockey Champions Trophy
Tournament details
Host countrySpain
CityTerrassa
Dates22 July – 30 July
Teams6
Venue(s)Atlètic Terrassa
Final positions
Champions Netherlands (8th title)
Runner-up Germany
Third place Spain
Tournament statistics
Matches played18
Goals scored91 (5.06 per match)
Top scorer(s) Santi Freixa
Taeke Taekema (8 goals)
Best player Teun de Nooijer
2005 (previous) (next) 2007

The Netherlands won the tournament after beating Germany 2–1 in the final.

Squads


Head Coach: Sergio Vigil

Results


All times are Central European Summer Time (UTC+02:00)

Pool

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Netherlands 5 3 2 0 21 11 +10 11 Final
2  Germany 5 2 3 0 14 11 +3 9
3  Spain (H) 5 2 2 1 13 11 +2 8 Third place game
4  Australia 5 2 1 2 16 12 +4 7
5  Pakistan 5 1 1 3 11 19 8 4 Fifth place game
6  Argentina 5 0 1 4 5 16 11 1
Source: [citation needed]
(H) Host
22 July 2006
15:30
Australia  3–2  Pakistan
McCann  2'
Elder  41', 56'
Report Abbas  32', 53'
Umpires:
Satinder Kumar (IND)
Erik Klein Nagelvoort (NED)
22 July 2006
17:45
Spain  1–1  Germany
Freixa  65' Report Weißenborn  4'
Umpires:
David Leiper (SCO)
Tim Pullman (AUS)
22 July 2006
20:00
Netherlands  4–2  Argentina
Taekema  25', 57', 63'
De Nooijer  55'
Report Rey  42'
L. Cammareri  59'
Umpires:
Xavier Adell (ESP)
Hamish Jamson (ENG)

23 July 2006
16:00
Pakistan  3–3  Germany
Abbas  27', 38'
Abbasi  57'
Report Zeller  2', 22'
Witthaus  68'
Umpires:
Xavier Adell (ESP)
Daniel Santi (ARG)
23 July 2006
18:00
Argentina  1–1  Spain
Argento  70' Report Freixa  18'
Umpires:
Hamish Jamson (ENG)
Syad Haider (PAK)
23 July 2006
20:00
Australia  1–1  Netherlands
Elder  29' Report Taekema  35'
Umpires:
David Leiper (SCO)
Satinder Kumar (IND)

25 July 2006
16:00
Netherlands  9–2  Pakistan
M. Brouwer  1'
Evers  14'
Reckers  26'
R. Brouwer  30', 44', 65', 70'
De Nooijer  42'
Taekema  58'
Report Abbasi  43'
Zakir  53'
Umpires:
Tim Pullman (AUS)
Daniel Santi (ARG)
25 July 2006
18:00
Spain  5–3  Australia
Freixa  29', 44', 55'
Tubau  52'
Amat  61'
Report Eglington  8'
McCann  18'
Schubert  22'
Umpires:
David Leiper (SCO)
Satinder Kumar (IND)
25 July 2006
20:00
Germany  3–1  Argentina
Witthaus  6'
Montag  21'
Nevado  59'
Report Orozco  68'
Umpires:
Erik Klein Nagelvoort (NED)
Xavier Adell (ESP)

27 July 2006
16:00
Germany  3–3  Netherlands
Witthaus  3', 31'
Zeller  42'
Report Reckers  10'
Klaver  18'
Taekema  55'
Umpires:
Xavier Adell (ESP)
Satinder Kumar (IND)
27 July 2006
18:00
Pakistan  2–3  Spain
Ali  29'
Abbas  68'
Report Freixa  10', 60'
Enrique  70'
Umpires:
Erik Klein Nagelvoort (NED)
Tim Pullman (AUS)
27 July 2006
20:00
Argentina  0–6  Australia
Report Schubert  19'
Doerner  28', 32', 60'
Boyce  44'
McCann  66'
Umpires:
Syad Haider (PAK)
Hamish Jamson (ENG)

29 July 2006
16:00
Pakistan  2–1  Argentina
Butt  6'
Abbasi  29'
Report M. Cammareri  69'
Umpires:
Satinder Kumar (IND)
Erik Klein Nagelvoort (NED)
29 July 2006
18:00
Spain  3–4  Netherlands
Sala  49'
Freixa  55'
Amat  58'
Report Reckers  29', 70'
Weusthof  44'
Taekema  69'
Umpires:
Tim Pullman (AUS)
Hamish Jamson (ENG)
29 July 2006
20:00
Australia  3–4  Germany
Elder  12', 49', 54' Report Witthaus  8'
Zeller  45', 70+'
Füerste  55'
Umpires:
Xavier Adell (ESP)
Daniel Santi (ARG)

Classification

Fifth and sixth place
30 July 2006
13:00
Pakistan  3–1  Argentina
Butt  24', 34'
Abbas  40'
Report Almada  51'
Umpires:
Tim Pullman (AUS)
Erik Klein Nagelvoort (NED)
Third and fourth place
30 July 2006
15:30
Spain  2–2 (a.e.t.)  Australia
Tubau  45'
Amat  62'
Report Doerner  38'
Eglington  50'
Penalties
Freixa
Sala
Tubau
Amat
Ribas
5–4 Dwyer
Elder
Schubert
Hammond
Doerner
Umpires:
Hamish Jamson (ENG)
Syad Haider (PAK)
Final
30 July 2006
18:00
Netherlands  2–1  Germany
Taekema  20'
De Nooijer  33'
Report Weß  41'
Umpires:
Xavier Adell (ESP)
Satinder Kumar (IND)

Awards


Top scorers Best Player Best Young Player Best Goalkeeper Fair Play Trophy
Santi Freixa
Taeke Taekema[1]
Teun de Nooijer Sergi Enrique Stephen Mowlam  Australia

Final standings


  1.  Netherlands
  2.  Germany
  3.  Spain
  4.  Australia
  5.  Pakistan
  6.  Argentina

See also


References


  1. "Netherlands reign in Spain". International Hockey Federation. 30 July 2006. Archived from the original on 2006-11-17. Retrieved 13 July 2013.