The dream of the next title-Coup goes on: Germany’s young footballers have fought in a heat-duel against the strong Romanians in their second European final in succession and are removed only a step from the first successful title defence of a German U21. In a heated and intense game of the DFB-Eleven won on Thursday with ease thanks to an increase in performance in the second half in Bologna with 4:2 (1:2) and moved in after 1982, 2009 and 2017 for the fourth Time in the final.
the team of coach Stefan Kuntz attacks on Sunday (20.45) after the third title. In the case of a new edition of the EM-final from 2017, the Germany 1:0 won: The Spanish football-talent selection continued in the semi final 4:1 (2:1) against France, and thus also to the final (see also Update below this Text, note. d. Red.).
The hope Heimer Nadiem Amiri met at his first start in the tournament before 16.211 spectators after a fine individual performance to the management (21. Minute). Surprise team of Romania struck in the exciting duel with a brace from striker George Puscas (27./Foul penalty and 44.) back. In the second pass turned the Top scorer Luca Waldschmidt after a Foul on Mahmoud Dahoud a penalty to the 2:2 (51.) and hit free-kick in the 90th minute. Minute 3:2 – already his seventh goal of the tournament. In the injury time of the Romanian Alexandru Pascanu saw after a Foul on substitute Lukas Nmecha the Red card and Amiri continued – also from a free-kick – the final point.
U21 semi-final at temperatures around 40 degrees
With temperatures around 40 degrees, the German team came back with an orderly build-up play well in the game. Especially on the right side of the Eleven of coach Stefan Kuntz in the initial phase of the Offensive-forays. On the other hand, the Romanians were mostly about Standards of Ianis Hagi, son of former world stars Gheorghe Hagi, in front of the German goal.
Due to the large heat referee Orel Grinfeld asked the team for a good quarter of an hour for the first Cooling and drinking break. And the fact that the German really well, The Ball rolled just a few minutes, as he grabbed Nadiem Amiri, ran from the halfway line to the penalty area and scored the 1:0.
The Kuntz in front of the Deutsche Bank euphorically acclaimed lead lasted not long. Timo Baumgartl was playing foul Hagi in the penalty area and to view the video images of the Israeli Impartial Grinfeld decided on penalty kick – the fourth against the young German in the fourth game. Puscas came on and overcame Keeper Alexander Nübel, who was still with the finger tips on the Ball.
Nübel kept Germany in front early K. o.
The compensation of Romania was visibly lifted. The Team of Coach Mirel Radoi increased the pressure, played aggressively, and was cheered on by many passionate Fans, toxic in the two fighting. After a unnecessary German loss of the ball in midfield, the Romania switched quickly found Puscas in the centre and the 23-Year-old headed in from close range placed into the grid.
And Puscas whirled In the added time of the first round for his third goal, he managed to almost, but Nübel kept Germany in front of the well-being of early K. o. – with a Wahsinns-Reflex.
The German compensation after the break, the Romanians helped force: Hagi crack, Mahmoud Dahoud in the penalty area and forest Schmidt turned to a safe 2:2. The young German has played more and came to further opportunities. In front of the gate of the forest Schmidt and Nmecha lacked, however, the necessary precision before the forest Schmidt and Amiri provided the much-celebrated decision.
*Update, 23.10: Following Germany’s young footballers with the Spanish U21 team celebrated a semi-final victory. We have updated the Text accordingly.