Anass Achahbar and Rai Vloet told UEFA.com that belief was the key for the Netherlands as they snatched a 3-2 opening win over Lithuania with captain Lukas Artimavičius joining Tomas Švedkauskas in thanking the home crowd for their support.
See how a young Manuel Neuer made his mark at the 2005 tournament with a fine penalty save for Germany.
A breeding ground for success
The UEFA European Under-19 Championship has helped to launch the careers of some of the continent’s biggest names - UEFA.com picks five of the best.
Watch Germany seal U19 glory
Watch Hany Mukhtar's goal which won the UEFA European Under-19 Championship for Germany, as well as the other best moments from their final victory against Portugal in Budapest.
2014 final reflections
The inside track on the 2014 U19s
The UEFA technical report offers an insight into the 2014 UEFA European Under-19 Championship, breaking down Germany's victory with contributions from winning captain Niklas Stark and coach Marcus Sorg, as well as analysis from UEFA's technical study group.