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  • Under-21 last eight discover fate

    The draw for the two groups in the final tournament of the 2015 UEFA Under-21 Championship has taken place in Prague. UEFA.com goes behind the scenes in the Czech Republic capital.
  • Watch Germany take 2009 title

    See how the likes of Manuel Neuer and Mesut Özil helped Germany win the 2009 UEFA European Under-21 Championship against England.
  • Southgate ‘excited’ about U21 test

    England coach Gareth Southgate told UEFA.com that he was “excited about the tournament” after his side were drawn in a group alongside Italy, Portugal and Sweden in Prague.
  • Hrubesch focused on title bid

    After being drawn in a group with Serbia, Denmark and hosts the Czech Republic, Germany coach Horst Hrubesch told UEFA.com that his side will be travelling to the tournament “to fight for the title”.
  • Czechs set Olympic aim

    After the draw for the final tournament coach of hosts, the Czech Republic, Jakub Duvalil said that his team were “optimistic” and have set themselves a target of getting through the group stage to secure qualification for the 2016 Olympic Games.
  • Danes expect stern German test

    Denmark coach Jess Thorup admitted that Germany are “the strongest of the eight teams” after his side were pitted against the former champions in a group that also includes Serbia and hosts the Czech Republic.
  • Sweden ‘confident’ after draw

    After being drawn in a group alongside England, Italy and Portugal, Sweden coach Håkan Ericson told UEFA.com that he thought it was “a very interesting group” but that his team have “good confidence” going into the tournament.
  • Koke looks back on Spain success

    "Amazing" was the verdict of midfielder Koke as he sat down to reflect with UEFA.com on Spain's triumphant UEFA European Under-21 Championship campaign in Israel.
  • Iceland-Denmark U21 thriller recalled

    Ahead of their meeting in the play-offs for the 2015 finals, watch highlights of the match between Iceland and Denmark from the 2011 UEFA European Under-21 Championship as both sides searched for a place in the semi-finals.
  • 2007 Highlights: Netherlands v Portugal

    With the Netherlands and Portugal meeting in the play-offs for a place in the 2015 finals, look back at highlights of the sides' encounter in the 2007 UEFA European Under-21 Championship.
  • Herscho reflects on Israel's U21 legacy

    With the dust now settled on the 2013 UEFA European Under-21 Championship, tournament director Ronen Hershco speaks to UEFA.com about the tournament's legacy.
  • ‘The best feeling’ for Spain stars

    Spain captain Thiago Alcántara told UEFA.com of “the best feeling possible” after his hat-trick helped Spain to retain their title, whilst Álvaro Morata revelled in the continuation of Spanish success.
  • Raúl recalls Spain near miss

    Raúl González tells UEFA.com about his experiences with the Spain side that finished runners-up at the 1996 Under-21 finals while stressing the "huge potential" of today's young crop.
  • Spain U21 joy meant much to Javi Martínez

    "It was one of the best experiences I have had in football," Javi Martínez told UEFA.com as he recalled winning the 2011 UEFA European Under-21 Championship with Spain.
  • See Slovakia U21s draw with Italy in 2000

    As Italy and Slovakia prepare to meet in the play-offs for the finals of the 2015 UEFA Under-21 European Championship, watch highlights' of the sides' 1-1 draw in 2000.

Final tournament - Group stage



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