European National Team of the Year 1979

Elected by France Football; the magazine doesn’t give points to the teams.

    1. Yugoslavia
    2. West Germany
    3. Austria
  4-5. Belgium, England
  6-7. Poland, Netherlands
 8-10. Italy, Czechoslovakia, France
   11. USSR
   12. Hungary
   13. East Germany
   14. Greece
15-17. Wales, Ireland, Portugal
18-20. Bulgaria, Denmark, Turkey
21-22. Spain, Sweden
23-24. Northern Ireland, Scotland
25-26. Finland, Romania
   27. Norway
   28. Switzerland
29-30. Luxembourg, Malta
   31. Cyprus
   32. Iceland
Albania not classified

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