Germany beat Holland to win under-17 European title

Germany 2 – Holland 1 (AET) (Under-17 European Championships final, May 18, 2009) The Dutch got off to a perfect start when Luc Castaignos scored after just seven minutes. But the Germans levelled before the break, Lennart Thy equalising following a Christopher Buchtman free-kick. Hosts Germany then won the match in extra-time as Florain Trinks curled in a wonderful free-kick from 25-yards.