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Leo Beenhaker stays on the position because as he said, after leaving the PZPN (Polish Football Association) conference, he will not dismiss himself because “I am not a type of person who is running away from fire”.
However, his Polish assistants quit – BogusÅ‚aw Kaczmarek (resigned himself), Dariusz Dziekanowski and Adam NawaÅ‚ka whose contracts have lapsed. Who will be the new assistant and in the future will take control over the team after the present coach?, we do not know yet.

UEFA has recently visited Poland to check how much progress their has been preparing for EURO 2012. They gave a positive assessment of Poland who will co-host the event with Ukraine.
Here is the statement of the progress:
“UEFA believes that the project is being managed professionally, in line with best practises and in close co-operation with UEFA experts,” said the European body in a statement after the Poland leg. “UEFA also expresses its satisfaction that the project is fully supported by all political forces, especially the Prime Minister and the …

Poland have made an early exit from Euro 2008 Injurys made a major contribution to this along with some other problems they are addressed below.
The reasons why Poland ended up with the group B wooden spoon, Injuries! Beenhakker lost two members of his 23-man squad before the tournament began midfielder Jakub BÅ‚aszczykowski and goalkeeper Tomasz Kuszczak both withdrew and had to be replaced after the team’s arrival in Austria, BÅ‚aszczykowski loss was major as he is a starter in the 11. Next was captain Maciej Å»urawski who picked up an …

Polands European Championship has ended after just 3 games the question is will they get a chance to play in a major tournament again?
Some of the positive things for Poland from the Euro were:
Roger Guerreiro: Roger scored the only Polish goal at the Euro and was one of the best Polish players at the tournament. Roger was confident on the ball, full of ideas and tricks and will be a key factor if Poland are to make the next World Cup.
Artur Boruc: Artur was super impressive during the tournament. Artur …

Poland have exited the 2008 Euro after suffering a 1-0 loss to a weakened Croatia. Poland went into the match needing to win and have Austria upset one of the tournament favourates Germany. This was always looking unlikely but you never know in sport. The Germans defeated Austria 1-0 with Ballack scoring a cracker of a free kick to end Austria and Polish hopes.
The match began with Croatia attacking heavily with Artur Boruc pulling off brillient saves to keep the score 0-0 at half time. This was against a Croatia …

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Leo Beenhakker the Polish coach is hopefull of Poland making the final 8 but this next comment will reveal the truth:
Beenhakker said: “Maybe I can call my old friend Slaven Bilic and ask him to play his mother-in-law as a striker against Poland. But, apart from that, I can’t do much more. All we can do is try to win our game.”
If Poland beat Croatia they will have four points. In the other Group B game, Germany, currently on three points, face Austria needing a win.(visit group B explained)
“We …

Coach Leo Beenhakker is hoping Poland can sneak into the UEFA EURO 2008â„¢ quarter-finals “through the back door” as he prepares his players for Monday’s critical Group B clash with Croatia in Klagenfurt.
Stakes couldn’t be higher for the Poles who need the win to keep their slim chance of playing quarter finals alive. Beenhakker had this to say:
“We have to put our effort into what we have in our hands,” said the Dutchman. “We can’t control events in Vienna. All I can do is plan with my players to try …

Stand in Captain Jacek BÄ…k is looking to make history by becoming the first Polish international to reach 100 caps. The 35 year old BÄ…k will play his 97 game against Croatia.
If Poland could go all the way to the final or if BÄ…k would continue to play after Euro he may still make the 100 but Polish records already have the legendary duo of Kazimierz Deyna (null) and Grzegorz Lato (null) over 99 but according to official FIFA records a number of their caps were awarded during Olympic …

Poland are likely to only have 90 more minutes of Euro 2008. After finishing on top of their qualilfying group in front of Portugal and Serbia they looked to be able to make it through the group stage at Euro 2008 it hasn’t been the case they didn’t look ready for the 1st game and were robbed in the 2nd. “We have a hard game ahead but motivation won’t be a problem,” said the 29-year-old. “We play for ourselves, our families and our fans. We play for Poland so motivation …

GROUP B
Poland (null) v Croatia (null, winners), Austria (null) v Germany (null)
Croatia are confirmed group winners so will take on Turkey in Vienna on 20 June. However, Germany, Austria and Poland all have chances of earning a Basel tie against Portugal the night before. Germany, two points ahead of their rivals, need only draw with co-hosts Austria in Vienna as then Poland could not catch them on head-to-head record even if they beat Croatia in Klagenfurt. If Austria win they would go through, unless Poland defeat Croatia by a bigger …