Euro U21 Championships: England stay unbeaten with German draw; Finland complete a hat-trick of defeats against Spain

England 1 – Germany 1 (European Under-21 Championships, June 22, 2009) Stuart Pearce made 10 changes to the Young Lions who have already qualified for the semis and it showed within five minutes as Gonzalo Castro was slid in down the right and easily finished past Loach. England levelled just before the half hour mark when Jack Rodwell turned in a corner from close range.

After the match both Stuart Pearce and Jack Rodwell spoke to the Sky cameras.

Finland 0 – Spain 2 (European Under-21 Championships, June 22, 2009) The Spanish broke the deadllock with Finland in the 29th minute after Marc Torrejon spun and shot sharply in the box to claim the opener. A superb free-kick from Pedro Leon in the 55th minute crashed in off the underside of the bar to double Spain’s advantage.