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Spain captain Thiago Alcantara scored a first-half hat-trick to help his side secure European Under-21 Championship glory with a 4-2 victory over Italy in Israel.
UEFA president Michel Platini insists no decision has yet been made on the future of the European Under 21 Championship.
I don't think anyone will be surprised if the Spain Under-21 side follow the seniors and win the European Championships.
Spain's formidable winning machine stand on the brink of another historical achievement in Jerusalem on Tuesday (5pm).
Italy striker Fabio Borini was delighted to put an unhappy season behind him by firing his country into the final of the European Under-21 Championship.
Fabio Borini fired Italy into the final of the European Under-21 Championship with the only goal of the game in their semi-final victory over Holland in Petah Tikva.
Spain Under-21 striker Rodrigo feels the team have so far exceeded their own expectations with their performances at this summer's European Championship.
Alan Smith thinks Spain and Holland will edge into the Euro 2013 Under-21s final by winning Saturday's semi-finals against Norway and Italy respectively.
Italy scored a stoppage-time equaliser to earn a dramatic 1-1 draw against Norway to top Group A in the European Under-21 Championship.
Italy booked a semi-final spot in the European Under 21 Championship after a 4-0 hammering of 10-man Israel in 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.
Italy beat England 1-0 in Tel Aviv on Wednesday evening to move to the top of European Under-21 Championship Group A.
Stuart Pearce's England look to get their European U21 Championship campaign 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.
Pictures from the history of the European Under-21 Championship, featuring several stars in their youth.
Liverpool forward Fabio Borini has been confirmed as a member of Italy's Under-21 squad for the European U21 Championship.
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.
Italy U21s tackle their German counterparts with a place in the European Championship final at stake.
Italy Under-21s were thwarted in their opening game of the European Championship as they drew 0-0 with Serbia.