Europe

Federation:               UEFA (Union Of European Football Associations)
Year founded:             1954

Overall standing:         1. World
World cups hosted:        11 (1934,1938,1954,1958,1966,1974,1982,1990,1998,2006,2018)
Medals achieved:          12 gold,16 silver,17 bronze

Matches played:           1023            (446 wins,230 draw,347 lost)
Goals for:                1587            (1. World)
Goals against:            1317            (1. World)
Cautions (R/YY/Y/Total):  60,27,1143,1230 (1. World)

Best goalscorers:         16 Miroslav Klose (GER) (2002-14),
                          14 Gerd Müller (GER) (1970-74),
                          13 Just Fontaine (FRA) (1958),
                          11 Jürgen Klinsmann (GER) (1990-98), 11 Sandor Kocsis (HUN) (1954),
                          10 Grzegorz Lato (POL) (1974-82), 10 Gary Lineker (ENG) (1986-90),
                          10 Thomas Müller (GER (2010-18), 10 Helmut Rahn (GER) (1954-58).

Best result:              10-1 Hungary vs. El Salvador in 1982
Worst result:             0-7 Scotland vs. Uruguay in 1954