those determined by the final match are unofficial and based
on, in order, stage of the competition reached, points earned, goal difference
and number of goals scored.
That England, for the first time
in a major competition since the 1966 World Cup, finished ahead of old rivals Germany, who went from champions in 1996 to
second from the bottom in 2000, furnished little compensation for the team's
The champions of 1992, Denmark, finished
dead last at Euro 2000, and the champions of 1996, Germany, finished second