Spain U19s did their homework in the final game of the group stage, beating France (5-2) and capitalizing on Portugal’s win over Croatia (3-4). to reach the semi-finals of the European Championship in this category, where Albert Canillas’ team will meet Ukraine, who finished first in their group on goal difference in direct confrontations with Slovenia (second) and Italy (third). The prelude to the final will be played on Friday (5:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.).
The game against France was intense and showed the evolution that is taking place in the lower tiers of an increasing number of countries. In fact, Spain had to bounce back after Lahcen Asname’s first goal, which Adri Tapias only managed to do at the end of the first penalty period.
In the second half, the Canillas men turned their dominance into goals from Miguel, Cao, Juanico and Rubn Rod.
Erradaf made up for the loss for France.