UEFA European Championship winners: Portugal became the only host nation to lose a final when they were stunned by Greece at UEFA EURO. Before UEFA EURO kicked off, the normal talk was of which superstar and their Greece went into the competition as rank outsiders. Portugal were the first hosts to reach the UEFA European Championship final since. A tribute I put together a couple of weeks after Greece's amazing win of the Euro Championship in. Applicants could request a maximum of four tickets per match but were limited to one match per day. Who you calling boring? Ball Team info Greece were one of the lesser lights of European international football until they burst spectacularly into life under German coach Otto Rehhagel at UEFA EURO Retrieved 3 July Top Scorers Euro Home. In the Guardian, David Miller was more scathing still, accusing the Greeks of having secured victory ist swift bic "every unscrupulous, negative means" at their disposal.