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The European Championships over the years have grown into one of the most prominent footballing tournaments in the world. The Euros have often provided a lot of exciting action with some magical moments that are itched in footballing history. But alongside these glorious moments, the tournament has had its fair share of controversies.

Most controversial moments in European championship

Sweden vs. Denmark match-fixing allegations  - Euro 2004

sweden vs denmark match fixing allegations euro 2004

The 2004 edition of the European Championship saw Italy struggle to get out of Group B alongside Bulgaria, Denmark and Sweden. Ahead of the last game, the Azzurri needed to beat Bulgaria, which they did with a 2-1 margin and needed anything but a draw with a scoreline of more than 1-1 from the  Denmark - Sweden clash. Shockingly that game ended 2-2, leading to grave match-fixing allegations which were unproved but created a massive controversy.