In 72 appearances for France from 1976 to 1987, including 49 appearances as captain, Platini scored 41 times, a record for the French national team, which has since only been surpassed by Thierry Henry after scoring his 42nd and 43rd national team goals against Lithuania in a Euro 2008 qualifying match on 17 October 2007. However, with the World Cup scheduled to start two weeks after the cup final, there was little time left for preparation. "[44], Following the ongoing corruption case, and after his announcement that in July he would run for FIFA president, Platini was also involved himself in the case. Michel Platini's nine goals for France at EURO 84 - YouTube I Blues trionfano per la prima volta nella loro storia, trascinati da un Platini super: la Spagna si arrende in finale La fase finale del Campionato Europeo del 1984 fu giocata in Francia dal 12 al 27 giugno. On the substitutes' bench for a match against Valenciennes, Platini was spat on and hit by various objects thrown from the crowd when a fight broke out in the stands. He used to say, 'We're not going to compete in the 5,000 metres at the Olympics, we have to play with our feet. In 2007, he became the first former player to be elected as the president of the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA). Platini missed the remainder of the season as a result, unable to assist Nancy in an unsuccessful bid to avoid relegation from Ligue 1. Platini è tutt'ora il secondo marcatore di sempre con la maglia della Francia, con 41 reti in 72 presenze, preceduto solo da Thierry Henry. For the Brazilian footballer, see, "We bought him for a morsel of bread and he put, "I played for Nancy because it was my hometown club and the best in Lorraine, for Saint-Étienne because it was the best team in France, and for Juventus because it is the best team in the world! La classe, il talento, la forza. Le semifinali, Francia-Portogallo e Spagna-Danimarca, furono due gare tiratissime. Instead, Platini returned to first-team football two weeks later for Nancy's French Cup semi-final against Marseille at the Parc des Princes. His individual impact on the tournament was huge with nine of France's 14 goals in just five games (the top goal scorer in Euro '84). Platini practised his free-kicks with the help of his friend, goalkeeper Moutier, and using a row of dummies to form a defensive wall of sorts. While in Argentina for the World Cup, he would squeeze tubes of toothpaste into his teammates' beds. Nel 1984 i francesi organizzarono e vinsero l'Europeo, con la firma di Michel Platini, il giocatore simbolo di quella nazionale. In March 1974, he suffered a setback when he sustained a double fracture of his left arm in a match at OGC Nice. [59], On 18 May 2018, Platini claimed that the 1998 FIFA World Cup draw was fixed to ensure France and Brazil could not face each other until the final if both teams won their groups. Platini was called up for a trial with Metz, but missed out on the opportunity due to injury, and was not immediately invited back after the Metz coach moved to another club. —Platini after his final match in Serie A against Brescia, in 1987. Platini played a total of 21 minutes in the 2–0 loss to the Soviets. After performing poorly in the final of a 1969 young footballers' competition, Michel Platini attracted attention at 16 years of age in a Coupe Gambardella tournament match with an impressive display for Jœuf juniors against a Metz junior side. The re-taken free-kick was blocked by the defensive wall, but minutes later Platini had the ball in the Italian net from another free-kick. Nella stagione 1983-1984 oltre a vederlo trionfare in Campionato e in Coppe delle Coppe, Platini vince il suo primo pallone d’Oro. Michel Platini ha segnato nove gol alla fase finale di EURO 1984, stabilendo un primato che rimane tuttora (nessun altro ne ha mai segnati più di sei). German goalkeeper Harald Schumacher had collided with Patrick Battiston, leaving the Frenchman knocked-out cold, and the referee did not call a penalty, much to the anger of the French. Addio a Michel Hidalgo, guidò la Francia di Platini al titolo europeo nel 1984 Michel Hidalgo insieme a Michel Platini ai campionati europei del 1984. Although Platini was not disgraced by his performances at his first World Cup, fans held him responsible for the French team's failure to progress in the tournament, and in the season that followed he was a target of jeering crowds. La stella della Juventus, unico giocatore tra i 20 convocati dal ct Hidalgo a non militare nel campionato francese, è profeta in patria e trascina i galletti al primo trionfo della loro storia. Il giorno prima Arconada ha festeggiato i 30 anni, ma il regalo lo riceve Platini. [18][19][20] Following the 1986 World Cup in Mexico, Platini spent another season at Juventus before retiring from football in June 1987. [56][57][58], In April 2016, Platini has been named in the Panama Papers. Platini became the team's most important player, scoring 17 goals, a number of which were scored from free-kicks, as was becoming Platini's specialty. Platini's performance made him a star in France. Nel girone B si qualificarono la Spagna ed il Portogallo. La storia del primo campionato europeo disputato in Francia nel 1984 comincia settant’anni prima in un piccolo comune della provincia di Novara, Agrate Conturbia, una vecchia provincia dell’Impero Romano. Platini's last match came on 27 November 1988, when he came out of retirement for one day to play in an international friendly match representing Kuwait against the Soviet Union, at the request of the Kuwaiti Emir. Zoff attempted to anticipate the flight of the ball by positioning himself on the left side of the goal, only for Platini to find the unguarded area of the net with his free-kick, leaving Zoff rooted to the spot. di Michele Caltagirone (articolo e video) Nell’altra semifinale furono i rigori a decidere la finalista: i tempi regolamentari si chiusero sull’1-1 con reti di Lerby e Maceda, ai calci di rigore fu decisivo l’errore di Elkjaer che portò gli iberici in finale. I due furono tra i protagonisti, all'Europeo di Francia 1984, dei Bleus per la prima volta campioni continentali. They reached the European Cup final, losing to Hamburger SV, but won the Italian Cup, the first of many club honours to follow for Platini in the coming seasons. The following season saw Nancy win promotion back to the French first division with ease. Due to his footballing intelligence, movement, and composure in front of goal, as well as his accurate finishing ability with either foot, as well as his head, despite being naturally right-footed, he was known for his ability to create attacking opportunities for himself by playing exchanges with his teammates until he was in a position from which he could receive the ball and score; indeed, he won several top-scoring awards throughout his career, both at club and international level, and is considered by pundits to be one of the best finishers of all time. […] Bye bye Fifa, bye bye Fifa presidency. La formula, infatti, è la stessa di quattro anni prima: sette gironi eliminatori, ai quali part… 1984 - Platini è grande profeta in patria, la Francia irrompe tra le grandi MEGLIO DEL RUGBY l calcio sopravanzò nella bacheca lo sport della palla ovale, storicamente più popolare. Platini was confirmed in attendance two days later at the final between Spain and Netherlands on the evening of 11 July. With both sides level at 3–3 after extra time had been played (Platini having scored France's first goal of the game from a penalty) the match went to a penalty shoot-out which West Germany won 5–4. Ha segnato 41 volte, che è stato un record nell’eredità della squadra francese fino a … [8][21][25][26][27][28][29] Although he primarily served as a creative midfielder, who operated in a more withdrawn playing role behind the strikers, and who mainly orchestrated attacking plays, provided assists, or created chances for teammates, Platini was also a prolific goalscorer. It was decided to proceed with the match in order to avoid inciting any further trouble, and after both captains had appealed for calm, the match began just under an hour and a half beyond schedule, with riot police still engaged in a pitched battle with Juventus fans. The doctor's verdict on Platini's breathing difficulties and weak heart ended any hopes Platini had of playing for his boyhood favorites. I campioni che hanno fatto la storia dell'Europeo di calcio. With a 3–1 win over Bulgaria at the Parc des Princes on 16 November 1977, a match in which Platini excelled in the role of playmaker and scored with a strike from 30 yards, France secured qualification for the 1978 World Cup in Argentina for their first appearance in the World Cup finals since 1966. [8][12][21][22][23][24] A quick, versatile, elegant, and intelligent offensive midfield playmaker, with a unique ability to read the game and bend the ball from set pieces, he was renowned in particular for his ball control, technical ability, dribbling skills, creativity, range of passing, and vision, despite his lack of notable physical or athletic attributes. Michael Platini, ex giocatore e simbolo della Juve, il 27 dicembre 1983 vinse il suo primo Pallone d’Oro – VIDEO. L'incontro fu vinto dalla squadra di casa per 2-0. In the month following the decisive qualifying match, Platini finished third in the voting for the 1977 European Footballer of the Year. [8] Platini was a key player of the France national team that won the 1984 European Championship, a tournament in which he was the top scorer and best player, and reached the semi-finals of the 1982 and 1986 World Cups. In the final against Spain at the Princes Stadium in Paris, he opened the scoring with a free kick-goal, helped by a monumental blunder from Spain goalkeeper Luis Arconada. In doing so, Platini completed the rare feat of appearing for more than one country at full international level. "Paying a child to kick a ball is not that different from paying a child to work [...] in a factory," said Platini to members of the EU on 18 February 2009. He knows everything there is to know about football. During his career, Platini played for the clubs Nancy, Saint-Étienne, and Juventus. France's qualifying campaign was ultimately unsuccessful. La favorita… [60], In June 2019, Platini was questioned over the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar.[61]. Le otto finaliste era le seguenti: nel girone A c’erano i padroni di casa della Francia, la Danimarca, il Belgio e la Yugoslavia, invece il girone B era composto da Spagna, Germania Ovest, Portogallo e Romania. Platini made his last appearance for France on 29 April 1987, in a European Championship qualifier at home to Iceland, a few weeks before announcing his retirement from all football. Alla Francia Platini regalò l'Europeo del 1984, disputato in casa, giocando, per necessità, anche da attaccante puro. Platini began his military service in summer 1975. Le migliori offerte per GUERIN SPORTIVO 1984/25 CAMPIONATI EUROPEI PLATINI @@ sono su eBay Confronta prezzi e caratteristiche di prodotti nuovi e usati Molti articoli con consegna gratis! [62] The official statement released by FIFA confirmed that Platini was discharged, stating that the UEFA President was "fine, and merely suffering from a bout of flu. He was assigned to the Joinville battalion, as were all talented French sportspeople fulfilling their military obligations. Platini was named coach of the French national side on 1 November 1988, replacing Henri Michel, who had been forced out after France infamously drew with Cyprus (1–1) in a 1990 World Cup qualifier. ... Nel 1982 Platini, nel 1983 Zico, nel 1984 Maradona. Platini's duels with Zoff and his performance in a match that was broadcast on Italian television made him a name in Italy. As the president of UEFA in 2015 he was banned from football, over ethics violations. Platini è un fenomeno: 9 gol in 5 partite E' l'Europeo di Michel Platini. ", "He [Platini] was a great player who left a mark on his era, and it's always good when players take up positions in the higher echelons of the game. Saint-Étienne, the then reigning French league champions, were knocked out of the French Cup with two goals from Platini free-kicks. [21], Platini is considered to be one of the greatest players of all time, and is regarded as one of the finest passers in football history, as well as one of the best ever penalty kick and free kick specialists to have played the game. He returned to regional league football with Jœuf. [55], Platini was also involved in the Greek public polemica[vague] regarding the 2015 Greek football scandal. La favorita del torneo era sicuramente la Francia allenata da Hidalgo, che oltre a giocare in casa aveva tra le sue file giocatori di grande qualità come Platini, Tigana, Giresse, Bellone ecc. France won 4–3, with Platini infamously sending his over the bar. One of his trademark free-kicks helped France defeat the Netherlands 2–0 in Paris (18 November 1981) in a crucial qualifying match for the 1982 World Cup in Spain. The situation came to a head in a match away to Saint-Étienne. —Lilian Thuram, France '98 World Cup winning defender.[21]. In campo europeo Michel porta la Juventus a vincere la Coppa delle Coppe, battendo in finale il Porto per 2-1. After a record 19-match unbeaten run, they were among the favourites to win the competition and Platini was named Manager of the Year by the World Soccer Awards. In retrospect, this match may have been a Pyrrhic victory because Platini's brilliance drew the attention of Italy coach Enzo Bearzot, who devised a successful plan to contain him in a match-up that really mattered—the first round of the 1978 World Cup four months later. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The 1984 UEFA European Football Championship final tournament was held in France from 12 to 27 June 1984. His contract with the club expired in June 1979, and Internazionale, Paris Saint-Germain, and Saint-Étienne emerged as the clubs most likely to sign him, although the Nancy club president had been unwilling to let Platini leave the club. [9] Aldo was a professional footballer and a long-time director for AS Nancy, the club where Michel started his professional career. His season would finish on a more positive note, and he would go on to make his league debut against Nîmes on 3 May 1973. E noi parleremo di " Le Roi" Michel Platini. Platini's three years at Saint-Étienne were a mixed success. France excelled in the qualifying stages, winning all eight of their group matches, including notable victories away to Spain and Czechoslovakia. Regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time, Platini won the Ballon d'Or three times, in 1983, 1984 and 1985, and came seventh in the FIFA Player of the Century vote. [36] In the election in Düsseldorf on 26 January 2007, he defeated Lennart Johansson, who held the post for the previous 16 years, by 27 votes to 23. Spurred on by booing fans, Platini competed for every ball, and he picked up a bad ankle injury in a tackle. Playing for the reserves a few days later, a hefty challenge from an opponent left Platini with a bad ankle injury. It was the seventh European Football Championship, a competition held every four years and endorsed by UEFA. On 9 July 2010, the day before the third place play-off of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, Platini collapsed at a restaurant in the Michaelangelo Hotel in Sandton, Johannesburg. Platini was a member of the French football team at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal. He continued to climb the ranks of UEFA and FIFA football administration and in 2006, became a chairman of the FIFA Technical and Development Committee, while also being vice-president of the French Football Federation. Platini scored the only goal of the match from a penalty kick, which had been controversially awarded for a foul just outside the area on Zbigniew Boniek, after the Frenchman had met his run behind the defence towards goal with a long ball. In 2015, however, he was banned from football administration for conflict of interest by the FIFA Ethics Committee. Platini was nonetheless made captain of the French national side after the World Cup and made the number 10 jersey his own. In the 1985 Intercontinental Cup final against Argentinos Juniors, Platini scored from a penalty during regulation time, also having another goal disallowed, and later assisted Michael Laudrup's equaliser; he subsequently netted the match-winning penalty in the resulting shoot-out, and was named Man of the Match. I don't have the means to fight on equal terms with the other candidates. He was rushed to the Morningside Medi-Clinic with a suspected heart attack after having received first aid care by a Brazilian radio director who was sitting at a table next to him. With a number of scouts from Italian clubs in attendance, he was in excellent form. L’allenatore fu l’artefice del successo della nazionale transalpina agli Europei del 1984 con Le Roi Michel Platini e portò alla semifinale del mondiale del 1982. Swiss prosecutors accused FIFA president Sepp Blatter of making a "disloyal payment" of $2m (£1.6m) to Platini. [11][12] In a team featuring numerous members of Italy's victorious World Cup squad, Platini had a difficult introduction to Italian football. Among the international friendlies France played in preparation for the World Cup, their match against Italy in Naples on 8 February 1978 (2–2) was particularly significant for Platini. Platini was quick to make a big impression at his new club, scoring a hat-trick in a reserve team match against Wittelsheim. He beat Italian goalkeeper Dino Zoff from two direct free-kicks, the first being ruled out because the referee had not blown his whistle. Before travelling to Argentina for the World Cup, Platini won the first major trophy of his playing career, captaining Nancy to victory in the 1978 French Cup final against Nice and scoring the only goal of the game. [49][50] Platini boycotted the hearing, and said he planned to appeal the decision, declaring himself "at peace with my conscience. In 1984, Platini captained France to success in the European Championship on home soil. He also held the positions of chairman of FIFA's Technical and Development Committee and vice-president of the French Football Federation. Il campionato europeo di calcio 1984 (in francese Championnat d'Europe de football 1984), informalmente noto come Euro 84, fu la settima edizione del massimo torneo continentale per squadre nazionali europee organizzato dall' UEFA con cadenza quadriennale. [25][28][34] Moreover, Platini was known for his discipline on the pitch; indeed, in his extensive career, he was never sent off.[35]. In spite of his injuries and the boos that would greet him, Platini maintained his pranksterish sense of humour. Le otto finaliste era le seguenti: nel girone A c’erano i padroni di casa della Francia, la Danimarca, il Belgio e la Yugoslavia, invece il girone B era composto da Spagna, Germania Ovest, Portogallo e Romania. Having set his mind on a transfer to Saint-Étienne, he signed a three-year contract with les Verts. In lui, ho rivisto l’irresistibile Michel Platini dell’Europeo 1984. The 1985 European Cup final against Liverpool at the Heysel Stadium in Brussels should have been the crowning moment of Platini's Juventus career, but was instead overshadowed by the Heysel Stadium disaster in which 39 people died, and 600 more were injured. They registered another 4–0 win in their next match against Guatemala, with two goals from Platini. France unexpectedly reached the semifinals of the 1982 World Cup where they met West Germany in Seville for what proved to be one of the great matches of World Cup history. "[51][52][53][54] He appealed to Swiss courts, and to the European Court of Human Rights, but the courts rejected his appeals. After Careca scored for Brazil, Platini scored the equalizer, his 41st on his 31st birthday, which sent the game into a penalty shoot-out. He was a target in the demanding Italian sports media, and even came close to leaving Italy in the winter of his first season. France progressed to the quarter-final stage, where they would face a full-strength East German team. The away leg of the qualifying tie was a mere formality, France coming away with a 1–1 draw. ... La Francia di Platini solleva il trofeo, grazie sia alle reti di Michel (9) che al grande Europeo disputato da Jean Tigana. Platini confirmed that he would run for the UEFA presidency in July 2006. I danesi in quel periodo avevano una delle squadre più forti della loro storia ; infatti in quella compagine vi erano calciatori come Elkjaer, Laudrup, Olsen, Berggren e Arnesen che in poco tempo portarono la Danimarca ad essere una delle squadre più complete del panorama calcistico europeo. Another trial at Metz went horribly wrong when a breathing test on a spirometer caused Platini to faint. But a string of uninspiring performances in warm-up matches, followed by France's first-round elimination from the tournament, led Platini to step down as coach. He was also voted Player of the Year by World Soccer magazine in 1984 and 1985. [4], —Giovanni Trapattoni, Juventus coach. He scored the winner in France's opening match against Denmark, and scored one "perfect" hat-trick against Belgium as France topped their first-round group with three wins out of three. Tocca alla Francia, que­sta volta, organizzare la fase finale dell’Euro­peo. In the dramatic semi-final in Marseille against Portugal, Platini scored the final goal of the match for a memorable 3–2 win in the last minute of extra time. Il girone A fu dominato proprio dai transalpini che riuscirono a vincere tutte le partite, l’altra qualificata fu la Danimarca. Euro 1984: il trionfo della Francia di Platini La fase finale del Campionato Europeo del 1984 fu giocata in Francia dal 12 al 27 giugno. Following his participation in the 1976 Montreal Olympics, Platini signed a two-year contract with Nancy, his first professional contract. [17] In the days following the final, Platini was criticised in some quarters for his lack of restraint in celebrating Juventus' win. In quella occasione, Platini – arrivato sull’onda di una stagione trionfale: lo scudetto, la coppa delle Coppe, il titolo di capocannoniere della serie A – si superò. Nonetheless he contributed two important goals. The focus of the team shifted to qualifying for the 1992 European Championship in Sweden. He has stated that he wants to reduce the number of Italian, Spanish, and English teams that participate in the UEFA Champions League to a maximum of three instead of four. E questo mette su­bito la Nazionale di Hi­dalgo nella lista dei favoriti d’obbligo, anche perché può permettersi il lusso di appog­giarsi al davanzale dei gironi eliminatori per studiare le mos­se dei potenziali avversari, in lotta per le altre sette poltrone in palio per l’ultima corsa. Platini è stato eletto Player of the Year dalla rivista World Soccer nel 1984 e nel 1985. Platini did not take part in the 1982 or 1986 World Cup third-place matches. È apparso in campo 72 volte come rappresentante della nazionale francese e 49 volte come capitano. Born in Jœuf, in the Lorraine region, Platini is the son of Aldo and Anna (née Piccinelli), both of Italian ancestry. La stella della Juventus, unico giocatore tra i 20 convocati dal ct Hidalgo a non militare nel campionato francese, è profeta in patria e trascina i galletti al primo trionfo della loro storia. [47], On 8 October 2015, Platini was provisionally suspended until 6 January 2016 from any football-related activity. [38] This hasn't happened yet, but instead for the 2009–10 season, different routes were created for champions of smaller countries and non-champions of bigger countries. [21] Due to his leadership, dominance, and his technical, offensive, and creative attributes, as well as his ability to be a decisive player for his teams, he was given the nickname "Le Roi" ("The King", in French). "[45][46] Both Platini and Blatter were placed under formal investigation by FIFA's independent ethics committee in late September 2015. Their tournament began on 19 July with a 4–0 win over Mexico. [37] Platini based his speech on virtues of solidarity and universality. Platini has also backed caps on wages, transfer spending – both absolute and as a fraction of club turnover – and foreign ownership of clubs. [5] The committee said Platini "did not show commitment to an ethical attitude" and lacked respect for laws and regulations of the organization. Platini has recently backed the 6+5 idea, six home-grown players and five foreign players to be introduced in top-flight teams in Europe. Press reports claimed that Platini's season was over and that he would require a knee operation, but neither claim proved to be correct. ", "Michel was one of those great players who saw fitness work as being a bit superficial. He was attended to and discharged by cardiologist and former President of the South African Heart Association – Dr Leonard Steingo. Bel regalo - Il 27 giugno 1984 è il giorno della finale tra Spagna e Francia. Despite primarily serving as an advanced midfield playmaker, he was a prolific goalscorer; he won the Serie A capocannoniere award three consecutive times between 1983 and 1985, and was the top scorer of Juventus's victorious 1984–85 European Cup campaign. Lutto nel calcio francese: muore a 87 anni l’ex tecnico della Francia Michel Hidalgo. [39] Among his more contentious claims is that international transfer of players under 18 is in fact a form of illegal "child trafficking" and should be prohibited by the EU. Copyright © 2021 ALTRO CALCIO, Hugo Sanchez, la sua grande avventura nel Real Madrid. This goal was to be the last of his international career. Swiss attorney general, Michael Lauber, stated: "We didn't interview Mr Platini as a witness, that's not true. La finale del campionato europeo di calcio 1984 si tenne il 27 giugno 1984 al Parco dei Principi di Parigi tra le nazionali di Francia e Spagna. Having first attracted the attention of national team selectors in the Coupe Gambardella tournament, Platini was selected for the French junior team, but injuries prevented him from playing. La fase finale del Campionato Europeo del 1984 fu giocata in Francia dal 12 al 27 giugno. We investigated against him in between as a witness and an accused person. With Nancy back in Ligue 1, Platini's military service reduced his availability for matches, but he continued to make himself available to play when possible.