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This football game aims for a higher level of realism than most of its contemporaries. The game can be viewed top-down (similar to the Kick Off games) or side-on (similar to Manchester United Europe). Three different passing modes are offered, with the aim of providing precise one-touch passing or the ability for long-range direct through-balls. The match options include 10 skill levels, variable wind, five different pitch conditions, and variable match lengths. You can play league and cup tournaments featuring up to 32 of the game’s teams, which are taken from the top clubs in top European countries.


European Champions Atari ST Main menu
European Champions Atari ST Game on!
European Champions DOS ...and soon a goal opportunity arises!
European Champions Atari ST Tactics editor

Promo Images

European Champions Screenshot
European Champions Magazine Advertisement
European Champions Screenshot
European Champions Magazine Advertisement

Alternate Titles

  • "World Class Soccer" -- Working title
  • "Retee 2!" -- Italian title
  • "Olympique de Marseille" -- French title
  • "Lothar Matthäus: Die interaktive Fußballsimulation" -- German title
  • "FA Premier League Football" -- Working title

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Critic Reviews

CU Amiga Amiga Sep, 1993 90 out of 100 90
Amiga Joker Amiga Jul, 1993 87 out of 100 87
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Amiga Oct, 1993 10 out of 12 83
Secret Service / New S Service DOS Jul, 1994 80 out of 100 80
Amiga Dream Amiga Dec, 1993 79 out of 100 79
Play Time DOS May, 1994 74 out of 100 74
Amiga Format Amiga Nov, 1993 73 out of 100 73
Amiga Games Amiga Sep, 1993 72 out of 100 72
High Score Amiga Jan, 1994 2 out of 5 40
PC Player (Germany) DOS May, 1994 38 out of 100 38


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English and German version

"European Champions" and "Lothar Matthäus: Die Interaktive Fußballsimulation" are exactly the same games but the latter was promoted by Lothar Matthaus and sold in Germany. There are no differences beside the main title screen and English or German teams selected by default.
Contributed to by Kabushi (251105) and Martin Smith (71440)