Format: 4 teams in the Semi Finals with winners reaching the Final.
Wednesday 14th June 1972
Semi Finals: Hungary 0-1 Soviet Union (Brussels)
Semi Finals: Belgium 1-2 West Germany (Antwerp)
Saturday 17th June 1972
Third/Fourth Playoff: Hungary 1-2 Belgium (Liege)
Sunday 18th June 1972
Final: West Germany 3-0 Soviet Union (Brussels)
West Germany 1-3-1-2-3 Sepp Maier – Franz Beckenbauer (c) – Horst-Dieter Hottges, Hans-Georg Schwarzenbeck, Paul Breitner – Herbert Wimmer – Uli Hoeness, Gunter Netzer – Jupp Heynckes, Gerd Muller, Erwin Kremers. Coach: Helmut Schon.
Soviet Union 4-3-3 Yevhen Rudakov – Revaz Dzodzuashvili, Murtaz Khurtsilava (c), Volodymyr Kaplychinyi, Yuriy Istomin – Volodymyr Troshkin, Viktor Kolotov, Anatoliy Konkov (Oleg Dolmatov 46) – Anatoly Baidachny, Anatoliy Banishevskiy (Eduard Kozynkevych 66), Volodymyr Onyshchenko. Coach: Oleksandr Ponomarov.
Goals: 1-0 Muller (West Germany) 27, 2-0 Wimmer (West Germany) 52, 3-0 Muller (West Germany) 58
Referee: Ferdinand Marschall (Austria)
Venue: Heysel Stadium (Brussels)
Host Country: Belgium
Stadiums Used: Bosuilstadion (Antwerp), Heysel Stadium (Brussels), Stade Emile Verse (Brussels), Stade Maurice Dufrasne (Liege)
Top Goalcorer: Gerd Muller (West Germany) 4