UEFA European Championship Winners List
With Portugal beating France in the final of Euro 2016,we got to see a new European Champion.Now let us have a look at all the European Championship played till now.
The first European Championship was played in 1960 in France.
1960 UEFA European Championship
The first final of the UEFA European Football Championship (then referred to as the European Nations’ Cup Final) was contested in July 1960 in Paris between the Soviet Union and Yugoslavia. Milan Galić scored for Yugoslavia just before half-time but Slava Metreveli equalised soon after the break, and the scores remained level, sending the game into extra time. With seven minutes left, Viktor Ponedelnik won the match for the Soviet Union, scoring the winner with a header.