2009 Men's EuroHockey Nations Championship


The 2009 Men's EuroHockey Nations Championship was the 12th edition of the EuroHockey Nations Championship, the biennial international men's field hockey championship of Europe organized by the European Hockey Federation. It was held in Amsterdam, Netherlands from 22 to 30 August 2009.

2009 EuroHockey Nations Championship
EURO 2009
Official logo
Tournament details
Host countryNetherlands
CityAmsterdam
Dates22–30 August
Teams8 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)Wagener Stadium
Final positions
Champions England (1st title)
Runner-up Germany
Third place Netherlands
Tournament statistics
Matches played20
Goals scored115 (5.75 per match)
Top scorer(s) Taeke Taekema
Jérôme Dekeyser (9 goals)
2007 (previous) (next) 2011

England won the tournament for the first time after defeating Germany 5–3 in the final. The hosts and defending champions the Netherlands secured third place after defeating Spain 6–1 in the third-place playoff.

Qualified teams


Dates Event Location Quotas Qualifier(s)
Host 1  Netherlands
19–26 August 2007 EuroHockey Championship Manchester, England 5  Spain
 Belgium
 Germany
 England
 France
9–12 September 2007 EuroHockey Nations Trophy Lisbon, Portugal 2  Poland
 Austria
Total 8

Results


All times are local, CEST (UTC+2).[1]

Preliminary round

Pool A
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  England 3 2 1 0 17 6 +11 7 Semi-finals
2  Germany 3 2 1 0 10 7 +3 7
3  Belgium 3 1 0 2 7 11 4 3 Pool C
4  Austria 3 0 0 3 1 11 10 0
Source: [citation needed]
23 August 2009
13:30
England  5–0  Austria
Jackson  12'
Middleton  44', 61'
Tindall  60'
Mackay  69'
Report
Umpires:
Pawel Linkowski (POL)
Marc Knülle (FRA)
23 August 2009
17:30
Germany  3–2  Belgium
Fürste  39', 66'
Deecke  53'
Report Luycx  33'
Dekeyser  70'
Umpires:
Michiel Brüning (NED)
Francisco Vázquez López (ESP)

24 August 2009
15:30
Belgium  3–0  Austria
Dekeyser  29', 70'
Luycx  67'
Report
Umpires:
Marc Knülle (FRA)
Michiel Brüning (NED)
24 August 2009
17:30
Germany  4–4  England
Zeller  32', 59'
Fürste  36'
Wesley  68'
Report Jackson  4'
Middleton  40', 43'
Mackay  52'
Umpires:
Francisco Vázquez López (ESP)
Tim Pullman (AUS)

26 August 2009
13:30
Belgium  2–8  England
Dekeyser  5'
Luycx  33'
Report Jackson  17', 27', 37'
R. Mantell  23'
Clarke  30', 68'
Alexander  54'
Tindall  60'
Umpires:
John Wright (RSA)
Tim Pullman (AUS)
26 August 2009
15:30
Germany  3–1  Austria
Weß  27'
C. Zeller  59'
P. Zeller  59'
Report Proksch  44'
Umpires:
Michiel Brüning (NED)
Pawel Linkowski (POL)
Pool B
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Spain 3 3 0 0 12 1 +11 9 Semi-finals
2  Netherlands (H) 3 2 0 1 15 3 +12 6
3  France 3 1 0 2 3 11 8 3 Pool C
4  Poland 3 0 0 3 3 18 15 0
Source: [citation needed]
(H) Host
22 August 2009
15:30
Netherlands  9–0  Poland
Taekema  16', 26', 63'
de Nooijer  40'
Kemperman  50'
Hofman  54'
Hertzberger  60'
Brouwer  66', 68'
Report
Umpires:
Hamish Jamson (ENG)
John Wright (RSA)
22 August 2009
19:30
Spain  3–0  France
Tubau  23', 65'
Arbós  43'
Report
Umpires:
Colin Hutchinson (IRL)
Tim Pullman (AUS)

24 August 2009
13:30
Poland  2–3  France
Strykowski  34'
Dutkiewicz  68'
Report Durchon  25', 42'
Jean-Jean  52'
Umpires:
Thomas Dumon (BEL)
John Wright (RSA)
24 August 2009
19:30
Netherlands  0–3  Spain
Report Tubau  4'
Amat  43'
Sojo  65'
Umpires:
Christian Blasch (GER)
Hamish Jamson (ENG)

26 August 2009
17:30
Spain  6–1  Poland
Enrique  8'
Sojo  29', 66'
Tubau  45'
Fàbregas  58'
Amat  62'
Report Dutkiewicz  70'
Umpires:
Thomas Dumon (BEL)
Christian Blasch (GER)
26 August 2009
19:30
France  0–6  Netherlands
Report Taekema  12', 14', 54', 70'
Weusthof  34'
de Nooijer  37'
Umpires:
Colin Hutchinson (IRL)
Hamish Jamson (ENG)

Fifth to eighth place classification

The points obtained in the preliminary round against the other team are taken over.

Pool C
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Relegation
5  Belgium 3 3 0 0 15 0 +15 9
6  France 3 2 0 1 6 11 5 6
7  Austria 3 1 0 2 7 10 3 3 EuroHockey Championship II
8  Poland 3 0 0 3 6 13 7 0
Source: [citation needed]
28 August 2009
12:00
Austria  2–3  France
Körper  19'
Stanzl  68'
Report Jean-Jean  5'
Becuwe  66'
Sevestre  70'
Umpires:
Michiel Brüning (NED)
Colin Hutchinson (IRL)
28 August 2009
14:00
Belgium  5–0  Poland
Briels  29'
De Saedeleer  45'
Dekeyser  54'
Charlier  56'
Thys  68'
Report
Umpires:
Francisco Vázquez López (ESP)
Marc Knülle (FRA)

30 August 2009
08:30
Austria  5–4  Poland
Jelinek  3'
Proksch  6'
Monghy  14'
Körper  31', 43'
Report Dutkiewicz  24', 28', 32', 53'
Umpires:
Thomas Dumon (BEL)
Marc Knülle (FRA)
30 August 2009
10:30
Belgium  7–0  France
Dekeyser  1', 15', 50', 66'
De Saedeleer  46'
Thys  48'
Briels  58'
Report
Umpires:
Pawel Linkowski (POL)
Francisco Vázquez López (ESP)

First to fourth place classification

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
28 August
 
 
 England (a.e.t.)2
 
30 August
 
 Netherlands1
 
 England5
 
28 August
 
 Germany3
 
 Germany2
 
 
 Spain1
 
Third place
 
 
30 August
 
 
 Netherlands6
 
 
 Spain1
Semi-finals
28 August 2009
16:00
England  2–1 (a.e.t.)  Netherlands
Tindall  22'
Jackson  87'
Report Taekema  49'
Umpires:
Christian Blasch (GER)
John Wright (RSA)

28 August 2009
19:00
Germany  2–1  Spain
Menke  48'
Zeller  61'
Report Tubau  58'
Umpires:
Tim Pullman (AUS)
Hamish Jamson (ENG)
Third and fourth place
30 August 2009
13:00
Netherlands  6–1  Spain
Weusthof  18', 24'
Kemperman  54'
Hertzberger  63'
Brouwer  65'
Taekema  69'
Report Garza  26'
Umpires:
Colin Hutchinson (IRL)
Christian Blasch (GER)
Final
30 August 2009
15:30
England  5–3  Germany
Jackson  9', 62'
Middleton  14'
R. Mantell  54', 57'
Report Zeller  10', 26'
Montag  31'
Umpires:
Tim Pullman (AUS)
John Wright (RSA)

Final standings


RankTeam
 England
 Germany
 Netherlands
4  Spain
5  Belgium
6  France
7  Austria
8  Poland

  Qualified for the 2010 World Cup

  Relegated to the EuroHockey Championship II

See also


References