2013 Men's EuroHockey Nations Championship


The 2013 Men's EuroHockey Championship was the 14th edition of the men's EuroHockey Nations Championship, the biennial international men's field hockey championship of Europe organized by the European Hockey Federation. It was held alongside the women's tournament from 17 until 25 August 2013 in Boom, Belgium.[2] The main sponsor for the tournament was TriFinance

2013 Men's EuroHockey Championship
Tournament details
Host countryBelgium
CityBoom
Dates17–25 August
Teams8 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)Braxgata HC[1]
Final positions
Champions Germany (8th title)
Runner-up Belgium
Third place Netherlands
Tournament statistics
Matches played20
Goals scored105 (5.25 per match)
Top scorer(s) Eduard Tubau (6 goals)
Best player Robbert Kemperman
2011 (previous) (next) 2015

Germany defeated Belgium in the final to win their eighth title and they earned their qualification to the 2014 World Cup.[3]

Qualified teams


Dates Event Location Quotas Qualifier(s)
Host 1  Belgium
20 – 28 August 2011 2011 EuroHockey Championship Mönchengladbach, Germany 5  Germany
 Netherlands
 England
 Ireland
 Spain
8 – 14 August 2011 2011 EuroHockey Championship II Vinnytsia, Ukraine 2  Czech Republic
 Poland
Total 8

Format


The eight teams were split into two groups of four teams. The top two teams advanced to the semifinals to determine the winner in a knockout system. The bottom two teams played in a new group against the teams they did not play in the group stage. The last two teams were relegated to the EuroHockey Championship II.

Squads


Results


The match schedule was released on 24 January 2013.[4]

All times are local (UTC+2).

Preliminary round

Pool A
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Belgium (H) 3 2 1 0 8 3 +5 7 Semi-finals
2  Germany 3 2 0 1 10 5 +5 6
3  Spain 3 1 1 1 11 9 +2 4 Pool C
4  Czech Republic 3 0 0 3 1 13 12 0
Source: FIH
(H) Host
17 August 2013
16:00
Spain  6–1  Czech Republic
Delas  4'
Tubau  7', 60'
Quemada  29'
Oliva  55'
Casasayas  65'
Report Procházka  16'
Umpires:
Dan Barstow (ENG)
Jonas van Hek (NED)
17 August 2013
20:00
Germany  1–2  Belgium
Grambusch  6' Report Boon  13', 15'
Umpires:
Jon Wright (RSA)
Geoff Conn (IRL)

19 August 2013
14:00
Spain  3–6  Germany
Quemada  13'
Terraza  28'
Dabanch  56'
Report Stralkowski  18', 49'
Fürste  46'
Wesley  53'
Zwicker  54'
Korn  64'
Umpires:
Marcin Grochal (POL)
Martin Madden (SCO)
19 August 2013
18:00
Belgium  4–0  Czech Republic
Dohmen  5'
Boon  25'
 51'
Charlier  52'
Report
Umpires:
Jonas van Hek (NED)
Dan Barstow (ENG)

21 August 2013
16:00
Germany  3–0  Czech Republic
Grambusch  11'
Deecke  27'
Miltkau  42'
Report
Umpires:
Martin Madden (SCO)
Dan Barstow (ENG)
21 August 2013
18:00
Belgium  2–2  Spain
Boon  2'
Truyens  61'
Report Quemada  49'
Tubau  63'
Umpires:
Marcin Grochal (POL)
Geoff Conn (IRL)
Pool B
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Netherlands 3 3 0 0 16 2 +14 9 Semi-finals
2  England 3 1 1 1 8 6 +2 4
3  Ireland 3 1 1 1 7 6 +1 4 Pool C
4  Poland 3 0 0 3 4 21 17 0
Source: FIH
18 August 2013
10:00
England  5–2  Poland
Dixon  14'
Condon  44', 45'
Brogdon  63'
Carson  66'
Report Górny  40'
Nowakowski  63'
Umpires:
Ben Göntgen (GER)
Gregory Uyttenhove (BEL)
18 August 2013
18:00
Netherlands  2–1  Ireland
Van der Weerden  31'
Kemperman  65'
Report O'Donoghue  18'
Umpires:
Nathan Stagno (GIB)
Diego Estébanez (ESP)

19 August 2013
16:00
Ireland  4–2  Poland
Harte  6'
O'Donoghue  27'
Magee  45'
Watt  65'
Report Chwalisz  10', 70'
Umpires:
John Wright (RSA)
Diego Estébanez (ESP)
19 August 2013
20:00
England  1–2  Netherlands
Middleton  54' Report Bakker  6'
Galema  24'
Umpires:
Nathan Stagno (GIB)
Gregory Uyttenhove (BEL)

21 August 2013
11:30
Ireland  2–2  England
O'Donoghue  51', 57' Report Carson  7', 19'
Umpires:
John Wright (RSA)
Nathan Stagno (GIB)
21 August 2013
20:00
Netherlands  12–0  Poland
Kemperman  11', 45', 48', 64'
Verga  40'
Jenniskens  43', 59'
Hertzberger  51'
Van Ass  52'
Jonker  56', 70+'
Bakker  69'
Report
Umpires:
Ben Göntgen (GER)
Diego Estébanez (ESP)

Fifth to eighth place classification

Pool C

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

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Relegation
5  Spain 3 3 0 0 14 2 +12 9
6  Ireland 3 1 1 1 7 9 2 4
7  Poland (R) 3 1 0 2 7 9 2 3 Relegation to the Championship II
8  Czech Republic (R) 3 0 1 2 5 13 8 1
Source: FIH
(R) Relegated
23 August 2013
14:00
Czech Republic  1–4  Poland
Bernátek  62' Report Zywiczka  4'
Kozlowski  21'
Rachwalski  24'
Makowski  30'
Umpires:
Dan Barstow (ENG)
Ben Göntgen (GER)
23 August 2013
16:00
Spain  4–0  Ireland
Lleonart  7'
Dabanch  19'
Tubau  37'
Mir  53'
Report
Umpires:
Jonas ven Hek (NED)
Gregory Uyttenhove (BEL)

25 August 2013
09:00
Spain  4–1  Poland
Quemada  25'
Tubau  35', 37'
Delas  61'
Report Bratkowski  40'
Umpires:
Jonas ven Hek (NED)
Martin Madden (SCO)
25 August 2013
11:00
Ireland  3–3  Czech Republic
Harte  17'
Loughrey  58'
Jackson  61'
Report Plochy  4'
Bernátek  12'
Vudmaska  51'
Umpires:
Gregory Uyttenhove (BEL)
Ben Göntgen (GER)

First to fourth place classification

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
23 August
 
 
 Belgium3
 
25 August
 
 England0
 
 Belgium1
 
23 August
 
 Germany3
 
 Germany5
 
 
 Netherlands3
 
Third place
 
 
25 August
 
 
 England2
 
 
 Netherlands3
Semi-finals
23 August 2013
18:00
Netherlands  3–5  Germany
Van der Weerden  19', 33'
Bakker  65'
Report Hauke  30'
Stralkowski  44'
Grambusch  52', 60'
Deecke  70'
Umpires:
Nathan Stagno (GIB)
Geoff Conn (IRL)

23 August 2013
20:30
Belgium  3–0  England
Briels  20'
Truyens  44'
Van Aubel  52'
Report
Umpires:
Martin Madden (SCO)
Marcin Greochal (POL)
Third and fourth place
25 August 2013
13:30
Netherlands  3–2  England
Hertzberger  9', 39', 42' Report Lewers  15'
Smith  34'
Umpires:
Marcin Greochal (POL)
Diego Estébanez (ESP)
Final
25 August 2013
16:00
Germany  3–1  Belgium
Zwicker  42'
Weß  52'
Korn  63'
Report Boon  38'
Umpires:
John Wright (RSA)
Nathan Stagno (GIB)

Statistics


Final standings

RankTeam
 Germany
 Belgium
 Netherlands
4  England
5  Spain
6  Ireland
7  Poland
8  Czech Republic

  Qualified for the 2014 World Cup

  Qualified for the 2014 World Cup as hosts

  Relegated to the EuroHockey Championship II

Awards

Goalscorers

There were 105 goals scored in 20 matches, for an average of 5.25 goals per match.

6 goals

5 goals

4 goals

3 goals

2 goals

1 goal

1 own goal

Source: FIH

References


  1. "EuroHockey Championships, 2013, Braxgata HC, Belgium". eurohockey.org. Retrieved 1 September 2012.
  2. "EuroHockey Championship (Men) 2013". eurohockey.org. Retrieved 1 September 2012.
  3. "Double GOLD for Germany". eurohockey.org. eurohockey.org. 25 August 2013. Retrieved 25 August 2013.
  4. "TriFinance EuroHockey Championships – the Match Schedule". eurohockey.org. 24 January 2013. Retrieved 25 January 2013.
  5. "Golden double for Germany!". EHC2013. Trifinanceeurohockey2013.be. Retrieved 28 August 2013.