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Tie-breaker rules

POINT SYSTEM :
Three points for a win, one point for a draw, and no points for defeat.

TIE-BREAKER RULES :
If two or more teams finish equal on points after all the group matches have been played, the following criteria will be applied to determine the ranking :

(a) Greater number of points obtained in the matches between the teams in question.
(b) Goal difference resulting from the matches between the teams in question (if more than two teams finish equal).
(c) Greater number of goals scored in the matches between the teams in question (if more than two teams finish equal).
(d) Goal difference in all the group matches.
(e) Greater number of goals scored in all the group matches.
(f) Higher position in the UEFA national team coefficient ranking.
(g) Fair Play conduct of the teams (final tournament).
(h) A drawing of lots by the Organising Committee.
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There is no need to apply criteria (g) & (h) at this year's championship because there are no teams with equal coefficient under criteria (f).


Ranking and coefficients for all 16 teams when applying criteria (f) :


1.
43,116 - Spain
2.
40,860 - Holland
3.
40,446 - Germany
4.
34,357 - Italy
5.
33,563 - England
6.
33,212 - Russia
7.
32,723 - Croatia
8.
32,455 - Greece
9.
31,675 - Sweden
10.
31,205 - Denmark
11.
31,202 - Portugal
12.
30,508 - France
13.
28,203 - Rep. of Ireland
14.
28,029 - Ukraine
15.
27,982 - Czech Republic
16.
23,806 - Poland
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