From hot-shot Domenico Berardi to the next Paolo Maldini - we put Italy U21s under the microscope.
Portugal remained top of Group B in the U21 European Championship – ahead of England – after drawing 0-0 with Italy.
Sweden came from behind to stun Italy 2-1 in the Under-21 European Championships Group B clash on Thursday.
We look at the stars who’ve been player of the tournament at a European U-21 Championship.
England Under-21s will face Italy, Portugal and Sweden in the group stages of next summer's European U21 Championship finals.
Spain will not defend their European Under-21 Championship title after they were beaten in the qualification play-offs.
Spain captain Thiago Alcantara hit a hat-trick to help his side secure U21 Euro glory with a 4-2 victory over Italy.
Fabio Borini fired Italy into the final of the European U21 Championship with a 1-0 victory over Holland in their semi.
UEFA president Michel Platini insists no decision has yet been made on the future of the Under 21 Euros.
Spain's formidable winning machine stand on the brink of another historical achievement in Jerusalem on Tuesday.
Alan Smith expects Spain to overcome Italy and retain their Under-21 European Championship crown.
Fabio Borini was delighted to put an unhappy season behind him by firing Italy into the U21 Euro final.
Spain Under-21 striker Rodrigo feels the team have so far exceeded their own expectations at the European Championship.
Italy scored a late equaliser to earn a 1-1 draw against Norway to top Group A in the European Under-21 Championship.
Alan Smith thinks Spain and Holland will edge into the Euro 2013 Under-21s final by winning on Saturday.
Italy booked a semi-final spot in the European Under 21 Championship after a 4-0 hammering of 10-man Israel.
Italy beat England 1-0 in Tel Aviv on Wednesday evening to move to the top of European Under-21 Championship Group A.
Italian Under-21 coach Devis Mangia was full of praise for the way his side played after a 1-0 win over England.
England look to get their European U21 Championship off to a positive start against Italy on Wednesday.
We kick-off our European Under-21 Championship preview with a handy guide to Group A.