Before they go head-to-head on the pitch in this weekend’s final, Spain’s Nuria Garrote and Laura Strik of the Netherlands met for a game of table tennis at the 2014 UEFA European Women’s Under-19 Championship in Norway.
Watch Ireland’s semi-final adventure
UEFA.com spent the day inside the Republic of Ireland camp as they met the Netherlands for a place in the final of the 2014 UEFA European Women’s Under-19 Championship.
Connell: Ireland not there to make up numbers
David Connell discusses breakthroughs, triumphing over adversity and his hopes ahead of the Republic of Ireland's first UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship.
Sweden confident ahead of Norway challenge
Sweden coach Calle Barrling tells UEFA.com why he thinks this year’s UEFA European Women’s Under 19 Championship is a “wide-open tournament.”
Vilda hoping Spain can step up as he does
Having inspired Spain's women's Under-17 sides to unprecedented heights, Jorge Vilda speaks to UEFA.com about his next challenge which sees him coach his country at the 2014 UEFA European Women's Under 19 Championship.
Torske looking to bow out on a high
Jarl Torske reflects on his 14 years as Norway's women's U19 coach and looks ahead to his tenth final tournament, on home turf in July, dreaming of a Hollywood ending.
French staying power prevails
Stand-in skipper Solène Durand was thrilled that France were able to raise their game to seal victory in extra time with beaten captain Sherry McCue telling UEFA.com that the desire and work ethic of her team was "outstanding".
Eyquem ecstatic, Marley reflective
While proud Mo Marley admitted she didn't feel like her England team had lost, victorious France boss Gilles Eyquem hailed his side's team ethic after the final of the 2013 UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship.
France coach Gilles Eyquem hailed a perfectly executed plan after his team defeated Germany 2-1 to reach the 2012 final, a result that left his opposite number Maren Meinert regreting defensive errors.
England manager Mo Marley told UEFA.com of her delight after reaching the 2012 final with a 4-0 victory against Finland, whose coach Marianne Miettinen admitted her side were beaten by the "better team".
Frustration for France as Wales say their goodbyes
France coach Gilles Eyquem lamented the lack of a cutting edge in his team while the departing Wales players earned high praise from managerial mentor Jarmo Matikainen. Both spoke to UEFA.com after a 3-0 win for France in Haverfordwest.
Miettinen delight as Finland extend stay in Wales
Marianne Miettinen hailed a triumph "for all of girls' and women's football in Finland" after her team held a quietly pleased Germany side to join their opponents in the semis. Germany coach Maren Meinert also spoke to UEFA.com
Wales coach Jarmo Matikainen was proud despite a defeat against England that eliminated the hosts, as counterpart Mo Marley revealed her delight at a "smart" performance.
Germany assistant coach Bettina Wiegmann told UEFA.com of her delight at breaking down a resolute Sweden defence as her side ensured a semi-final spot with a 2-0 win, while Sweden's Calle Barrling remained upbeat despite the defeat.
Finland coach Marianne Miettinen admitted to UEFA.com that her team were “lucky” as they defeated Norway 1-0, a result that eliminated Norway, whose coach Jarl Torske revealed taking chances proved the difference.
France coach Gilles Eyquem described his "great satisfaction" after his team defeated Denmark 3-1, a result that left Denmark's Søren Randa-Boldt ruing defensive mistakes.
Isaksen recalls Norway's near miss in 2008
Senior Norway international Ingvild Isaksen reflects on her time at the 2008 UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship, the frustrations of falling short but the joy of simply being there.
After a 5-0 defeat, Norway coach Jarl Torske admitted his team were "outplayed" by Germany, while counterpart Maren Meinert told UEFA.com that she was "very satisfied" with the victory.
Sweden coach Calle Barrling told UEFA.com his side were disappointed with their performance after a 1-1 draw against Finland, a result opposite number Marianne Miettinen was "proud" of.
Wales coach Jarmo Matikainen told UEFA.com of his pride after his side lost 1-0 on their finals debut to a Denmark side that can still improve according to Søren Randa-Boldt.