Netherlands win 2007 European U-21 Championship

Netherlands defeated Serbia 4-1 in the final of the 2007 European U-21 Championship. The host nation Netherlands retained the trophy that they had won in Portugal in June 2006. Maceo Rigters 67th minute goal was his fourth goal of the tournament and left him as the tournaments top-scorer.

Netherlands secured a place in the final after a dramatic 13-12 penalty shoot-out win over England. Serbia beat Belgium 2-0 to gain their place in the final.


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