England Under-21s will face Italy, Portugal and Sweden in the group stages of next summer's European U21 Championship finals.
Spain will not defend their European Under-21 Championship title after they were beaten in the qualification play-offs.
Spain captain Thiago Alcantara hit a hat-trick to help his side secure U21 Euro glory with a 4-2 victory over Italy.
Fabio Borini fired Italy into the final of the European U21 Championship with a 1-0 victory over Holland in their semi.
UEFA president Michel Platini insists no decision has yet been made on the future of the Under 21 Euros.
Spain's formidable winning machine stand on the brink of another historical achievement in Jerusalem on Tuesday.
Alan Smith expects Spain to overcome Italy and retain their Under-21 European Championship crown.
Fabio Borini was delighted to put an unhappy season behind him by firing Italy into the U21 Euro final.
Spain Under-21 striker Rodrigo feels the team have so far exceeded their own expectations at the European Championship.
Italy scored a late equaliser to earn a 1-1 draw against Norway to top Group A in the European Under-21 Championship.
Alan Smith thinks Spain and Holland will edge into the Euro 2013 Under-21s final by winning on Saturday.
Italy booked a semi-final spot in the European Under 21 Championship after a 4-0 hammering of 10-man Israel.
Italy beat England 1-0 in Tel Aviv on Wednesday evening to move to the top of European Under-21 Championship Group A.
Italian Under-21 coach Devis Mangia was full of praise for the way his side played after a 1-0 win over England.
England look to get their European U21 Championship off to a positive start against Italy on Wednesday.
We kick-off our European Under-21 Championship preview with a handy guide to Group A.
Liverpool's Fabio Borini has been confirmed as a member of Italy's Under-21 squad for the European U21 Championship.
Pictures from the history of the European Under-21 Championship, featuring several stars in their youth.
England's Under-21s will take on Romania in a play-off to earn a place at the UEFA Championships in Denmark.
Germany will play England in the final of the Euro Under 21 Championship after defeating Italy 1-0.