After winning the opening match 2-1 against Germany at the 4 Nations Tournament, the Under-17 National Team were beaten 2-0 yesterday by the Netherlands. All of the goals were scored in the second half. The Oranje picked up their second straight win at the tournament which keeps them top of the table in Germany.
The Azzurrini have one match remaining against Israel on 12th September at 13:00 CEST at the Wacker Arena in Burghausen. This will be their final international engagement ahead of the first stage of qualifying in October in Georgia for the European Championships.
Matchday One (8th September)
Germany 1-2 ITALY (Donau Wald Stadion, Deggendorf)
Netherlands 4-0 Israel (Donau Wald Stadion, Deggendorf)
Matchday Two (10th September)
ITALY 0-2 Netherlands (Dreiflussestadion, Passau)
Israel 1-2 Germany(Dreiflussestadion, Passau)
Standings: Netherlands 6 pointes, Germany and Italy 3, Israel 0
Matchday Three (12th September)
ITALY vs. Israel (13:00 – Wacker Arena, Burghausen)
Germany vs. Netherlands (16:00 – Wacker Arena, Burghausen)