Poland Euro 2012
Semi finalists in 1974 and 1982 Poland are one of the host countries of Euro 2012. The closest Poland have previously come to qualifying was in 1976 and 1980. During 1976 they missed out on goal differences to opposing team the Netherlands who also stopped their path once more four years later when they recovered from 2-0 down to beat East Germany and defeat Poland by one point.
Poland’s Captain Jakub Blaszczykowski debuted for the Poland national football team on 28th March 2006 in a friendly against Saudi Arabia. Although he did not receive a call up for the 2006 FIFA World Cup he was an important part in Poland’s 2008 Euro qualifying campaign he scored his first goal for Poland on 22nd of August 2007 in a friendly against Russia. Also aiding him in the striking department is Robert Lewandowski who currently has 40 caps and 13 goals for the Polish national side.
Poland Euro 2012 Fixtures