EURO Under 21 Final: Germany 1-0 Portugal (Box Score Information)

Scoring: Nmecha 49

Germany: Dahmen; Baku, Pieper, Schlotterbeck, Raum; Maier, Dorsch (Janelt 85); Wirtz (Adeyemi 68), Özcan (Stach 90+2), Berisha (Burkardt 67); Nmecha (Jakobs 85)

Portugal: Diogo Costa; Diogo Dalot, Diogo Queirós, Diogo Leite, Abdu Conté (Gonçalo Ramos 86); Florentino (Gedson Fernandes 83); Vitinha (Jota 59), Fábio Vieira, Daniel Bragança; Dany Mota (Rafael Leão 46), Tiago Tomás (Francisco Conceição 59)

UEFA: Key stats

  • Germany have won their third title, behind only Italy and Spain on five.
  • Nmecha scored the winner against Portugal in a UEFA national-team final for the second time: in 2017, his strike for England won them U19 EURO before he switched to the country of his birth.
  • Germany played in their third straight final, all under Stefan Kuntz, equalling Italy and Cesare Maldini’s record from between 1992 and 1996.
  • Portugal have lost all three of their U21 final appearances after defeats in 1994 and 2015.
  • Player of the Tournament: Fábio Vieira (Portugal)




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