2009 Under-21 European Championship Squads

The 23-player squads for all 8 U-21 Euro 2009 teams are listed below. Only players born on or after 1 January 1986 are eligible to play in the 2009 U-21 European Championships.


Group A


Belarus Euro 2009 Squad

Head coach: Yuri Kurnenin

No.Pos.PlayerDoB/AgeCapsClub
1GKPavel Chesnovskiy4 March 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Belarus FC Vitebsk
2DFNikolai Osipovich29 May 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Belarus MTZ-RIPO
3DFAleksandr Martynovich26 August 1987 (aged 21)Flag of Belarus Dinamo Minsk
4DFIgor Shitov24 October 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Belarus BATE
5DFMaksim Bordachyov18 June 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Belarus BATE
6MFSergei Balanovich29 August 1987 (aged 21)Flag of Belarus Shakhtyor Soligorsk
7MFSergey Krivets8 June 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Belarus BATE
8MFAleksandr Volodko18 June 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Belarus BATE
9FWLeonid Kovel29 July 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Russia Saturn Moscow Oblast
10FWDmitri Komarovskiy10 October 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Belarus Naftan Novopolotsk
11MFMikhail Afanasyev4 November 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Russia Amkar Perm
12GKArtem Gomelko8 December 1989 (aged 19)Flag of Russia Lokomotiv Moscow
13MFAleksandr Sachivko5 January 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Belarus FC Minsk
14MFAnton Putilo10 June 1987 (aged 22)Flag of Belarus Dinamo Minsk
15MFSergei Kislyak6 August 1987 (aged 21)Flag of Belarus Dinamo Minsk
16DFOleg Veretilo10 July 1988 (aged 20)Flag of Belarus Dinamo Minsk
17MFSergei Gigevich26 January 1987 (aged 22)Flag of Belarus Dinamo Minsk
18DFDmitry Verkhovtsov10 October 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Belarus Naftan Novopolotsk
19DFAleksei Yanushkevich15 January 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Belarus Shakhtyor Soligorsk
20FWVladimir Yurchenko26 January 1989 (aged 20)Flag of Russia Saturn Moscow Oblast
21MFMikhail Sivakov16 January 1988 (aged 21)Flag of Italy Cagliari
22GKAnton Kovalevskiy2 February 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Belarus Naftan Novopolotsk
23DFAndrei Chukhley2 October 1987 (aged 21)Flag of Belarus Dinamo Minsk


Italy Euro 2009 Squad

Head coach: Pierluigi Casiraghi

No.Pos.PlayerDoB/AgeCapsClub
1GKAndrea Consigli27 January 1987 (aged 22)Flag of Italy Atalanta
2DFMarco Motta14 May 1986 (aged 23)Flag of ItalyRoma
3DFMarco Andreolli10 June 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Italy Sassuolo
4DFDomenico Criscito30 December 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Italy Genoa
5MFPiermario Morosini5 July 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Italy Vicenza
6DFLino Marzoratti12 October 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Italy Empoli
7MFIgnazio Abate12 November 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Italy Torino
8MFClaudio Marchisio19 January 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Italy Juventus
9FWRobert Acquafresca11 September 1987 (aged 21)Flag of Italy Cagliari
10FWSebastian Giovinco26 January 1987 (aged 22)Flag of Italy Juventus
11DFPaolo De Ceglie17 September 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Italy Juventus
12GKSalvatore Sirigu12 January 1987 (aged 22)Flag of Italy Ancona
13DFAndrea Ranocchia16 February 1988 (aged 21)Flag of Italy Bari
14DFFrancesco Pisano29 April 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Italy Cagliari
15DFSalvatore Bocchetti30 November 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Italy Genoa
16MFAntonio Candreva28 February 1987 (aged 22)Flag of Italy Livorno
17MFAndrea Poli29 September 1989 (aged 19)Flag of Italy Sassuolo
18MFAlessio Cerci23 July 1987 (aged 21)Flag of Italy Atalanta
19FWAlberto Paloschi4 January 1990 (aged 19)Flag of Italy Parma
20FWMario Balotelli12 August 1990 (aged 18)Flag of ItalyInternazionale
21MFLuca Cigarini20 June 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Italy Atalanta
22GKAndrea Seculin14 July 1990 (aged 18)Flag of Italy Fiorentina
23MFDaniele Dessena10 May 1987 (aged 22)Flag of Italy Sampdoria


Serbia Euro 2009 Squad

Head coach: Slobodan Krčmarević

No.Pos.PlayerDoB/AgeCapsClub
TBAGKŽeljko Brkić9 July 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Serbia FK Vojvodina
TBAGKBojan Šaranov22 September 1987 (aged 21)Flag of Serbia OFK Beograd
TBAGKŽivko Živković14 April 1989 (aged 20)Flag of Serbia Metalac
TBADFRajko Brežančić21 August 1989 (aged 19)Flag of Serbia Partizan
TBADFMarko Jovanović23 March 1988 (aged 21)Flag of Serbia Partizan
TBADFIvan Obradović25 July 1988 (aged 20)Flag of Serbia Partizan
TBADFNemanja Pejčinović4 November 1987 (aged 21)Flag of Serbia Crvena zvezda
TBADFNikola Petković28 March 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Germany Eintracht Frankfurt
TBADFNenad Tomović30 August 1987 (aged 21)Flag of Italy Genoa
TBADFMilan Vilotić21 October 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Serbia Čukarički
TBADFJagoš Vuković10 June 1988 (aged 21)Flag of Serbia Rad
TBAMFLjubomir Fejsa14 August 1988 (aged 20)Flag of Serbia Partizan
TBAMFNikola Gulan23 March 1989 (aged 20)Flag of Italy Fiorentina
TBAMFGojko Kačar26 January 1987 (aged 22)Flag of Germany Hertha Berlin
TBAMFNemanja Matić1 August 1988 (aged 20)Flag of Slovakia MFK Košice
TBAMFMarko Milinković16 April 1988 (aged 21)Flag of Slovakia MFK Košice
TBAMFMilan Smiljanić19 November 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Spain Espanyol
TBAMFDušan Tadić20 November 1988 (aged 20)Flag of Serbia FK Vojvodina
TBAMFNemanja Tomić21 January 1988 (aged 21)Flag of Serbia Partizan
TBAMFZoran Tošić28 April 1987 (aged 22)Flag of England Manchester United
TBAFWFilip Đorđević28 September 1987 (aged 21)Flag of France FC Nantes
TBAFWMiralem Sulejmani5 December 1988 (aged 20)Flag of the Netherlands Ajax
TBAFWRade Veljović9 August 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Romania CFR Cluj


Sweden Euro 2009 Squad

Head coach: Tommy Söderberg and Jörgen Lennartsson [1]

No.Pos.PlayerDoB/AgeCapsClub
TBAGKJohan Dahlin8 September 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Norway FC Lyn Oslo
TBAGKPär Hansson22 June 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Sweden Helsingborgs IF
TBAGKKristoffer Nordfeldt23 June 1989 (aged 19)Flag of Sweden IF Brommapojkarna
TBADFRasmus Bengtsson26 June 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Sweden Trelleborgs FF
TBADFMattias Bjärsmyr3 January 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Sweden IFK Göteborg
TBADFJoel Ekstrand4 February 1989 (aged 20)Flag of Sweden Helsingborgs IF
TBADFEmil Johansson11 August 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Sweden Hammarby IF
TBADFPer Karlsson2 January 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Sweden AIK
TBADFMikael Lustig13 December 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Norway Rosenborg BK
TBADFMartin Olsson17 May 1988 (aged 21)Flag of England Blackburn Rovers FC
TBAMFEmir Bajrami7 March 1988 (aged 21)Flag of Sweden IF Elfsborg
TBAMFPierre Bengtsson12 April 1988 (aged 21)Flag of Sweden AIK
TBAMFRasmus Elm17 March 1988 (aged 21)Flag of Sweden Kalmar FF
TBAMFAndreas Landgren17 March 1989 (aged 20)Flag of Sweden Helsingborgs IF
TBAMFGuillermo Molins26 September 1988 (aged 20)Flag of Sweden Malmö FF
TBAMFGustav Svensson7 February 1987 (aged 22)Flag of Sweden IFK Göteborg
TBAMFRobin Söder1 April 1991 (aged 18)Flag of Sweden IFK Göteborg
TBAMFGabriel Özkan23 May 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Sweden AIK
TBAFWDenni Avdić5 September 1988 (aged 20)Flag of Sweden IF Elfsborg
TBAFWMarcus Berg17 August 1986 (aged 22)Flag of the Netherlands FC Groningen
TBAFWLabinot Harbuzi4 April 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Sweden Malmö FF
TBAFWOla Toivonen3 July 1986 (aged 22)Flag of the Netherlands PSV Eindhoven
TBAFWPontus Wernbloom25 June 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Sweden IFK Göteborg

Group B


England Euro 2009 Squad

Head coach: Stuart Pearce

No.Pos.PlayerDoB (Age)CapsGoalsClub
1GKJoe Hart19 April 1987 (aged 22)180Flag of England Birmingham City
2DFMartin Cranie23 September 1986 (aged 22)120Flag of England Portsmouth
3DFAndrew Taylor1 August 1986 (aged 22)120Flag of England Middlesbrough
4MFLee Cattermole21 March 1988 (aged 21)101Flag of England Wigan Athletic
5DFRichard Stearman19 August 1987 (aged 21)30Flag of England Wolverhampton Wanderers 18 (1)
6DFNedum Onuoha12 November 1986 (aged 22)181Flag of England Manchester City
7MFJames Milner4 January 1986 (aged 23)428Flag of England Aston Villa
8MFCraig Gardner27 November 1986 (aged 22)112Flag of England Aston Villa
9FWGabriel Agbonlahor13 October 1986 (aged 22)135Flag of England Aston Villa
10MFMark Noble8 May 1987 (aged 22)163Flag of England West Ham United
11MFAdam Johnson14 July 1987 (aged 21)154Flag of England Middlesbrough
12MFFabrice Muamba6 April 1988 (aged 21)150Flag of England Bolton Wanderers
13GKJoe Lewis6 October 1987 (aged 21)40Flag of England Peterborough United
14FWTheo Walcott16 March 1989 (aged 20)156Flag of England Arsenal
15MFJack Rodwell11 March 1991 (aged 18)21Flag of England Everton
16DFJames Tomkins29 March 1989 (aged 20)10Flag of England West Ham United
17DFMicah Richards24 June 1988 (aged 20)51Flag of England Manchester City
18DFMichael Mancienne8 January 1988 (aged 21)121Flag of England Chelsea
19DFKieran Gibbs26 September 1989 (aged 19)32Flag of England Arsenal
20MFAndrew Driver20 November 1987 (aged 21)00Flag of Scotland Heart of Midlothian
21FWFraizer Campbell13 September 1987 (aged 21)103Flag of England Manchester United
22GKScott Loach27 May 1988 (aged 21)30Flag of England Watford
23MFDanny Rose2 July 1990 (aged 18)10Flag of England Tottenham Hotspur


Finland Euro 2009 Squad

Head coach: Markku Kanerva

No.Pos.PlayerDoB/AgeCapsClub
TBAGKLukáš Hrádecký24 November 1989 (aged 19)Flag of Denmark Esbjerg fB
TBAGKAnssi Jaakkola13 March 1987 (aged 22)Flag of Italy A.C. Siena
TBAGKJukka Lehtovaara15 March 1988 (aged 21)Flag of Finland TPS
TBADFJoni Aho12 April 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Finland Inter Turku
TBADFVille Jalasto19 April 1986 (aged 23)Flag of Norway Aalesunds FK
TBADFPyry Kärkkäinen10 November 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Finland HJK
TBADFJonas Portin30 September 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Finland FF Jaro
TBADFJukka Raitala15 September 1988 (aged 20)Flag of Finland HJK
TBADFJoona Toivio4 April 1988 (aged 21)Flag of the Netherlands AZ
TBADFTuomo Turunen30 August 1987 (aged 21)Flag of Finland FC Honka
TBADFPetri Viljanen3 February 1987 (aged 22)Flag of Finland FC Haka
TBAMFJuha Hakola27 October 1987 (aged 21)Flag of the Netherlands Heracles Almelo
TBAMFMehmet Hetemaj8 December 1987 (aged 21)Flag of Greece Panionios F.C.
TBAMFPerparim Hetemaj12 December 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Greece AEK Athens
TBAMFKasper Hämäläinen8 August 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Finland TPS
TBAMFMika Ojala21 June 1988 (aged 20)Flag of Finland Inter Turko
TBAMFNicholas Otaru15 July 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Finland FC Honka
TBAMFTim Sparv20 February 1987 (aged 22)Flag of Sweden Halmstads BK
TBAMFJussi Vasara14 May 1987 (aged 22)Flag of Finland FC Honka
TBAFWAleksandr Kokko6 April 1987 (aged 22)Flag of Finland FC Honka
TBAFWJarno Parikka21 July 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Finland HJK
TBAFWTeemu Pukki29 March 1990 (aged 19)Flag of Spain Sevilla FC
TBAFWBerat Sadik14 September 1986 (aged 22)Flag of Germany Arminia Bielefeld


Germany Euro 2009 Squad

Head coach: Horst Hrubesch

No.Pos.PlayerDoB/AgeCapsClub
1GKManuel Neuer27 March 1986 (aged 23)15Flag of Germany FC Schalke 04
2DFAndreas Beck13 March 1987 (aged 22)22Flag of Germany TSG 1899 Hoffenheim
3DFSebastian Boenisch1 February 1987 (aged 22)10Flag of Germany SV Werder Bremen
4DFBenedikt Höwedes29 February 1988 (aged 21)11Flag of Germany FC Schalke 04
5DFJérôme Boateng3 November 1988 (aged 20)8Flag of Germany Hamburger SV
6DFDennis Aogo14 January 1987 (aged 22)20Flag of Germany Hamburger SV
7MFPatrick Ebert17 March 1987 (aged 22)10Flag of Germany Hertha BSC Berlin
8MFSami Khedira4 April 1987 (aged 22)11Flag of Germany VfB Stuttgart
9FWAshkan Dejagah5 July 1986 (aged 22)16Flag of Germany VfL Wolfsburg
10MFMesut Özil15 October 1988 (aged 20)11Flag of Germany SV Werder Bremen
11FWMarko Marin13 March 1989 (aged 20)7Flag of Germany Borussia Mönchengladbach
12GKFlorian Fromlowitz2 July 1986 (aged 22)12Flag of Germany Hannover 96
13FWSandro Wagner29 November 1987 (aged 21)5Flag of Germany MSV Duisburg
14MFFabian Johnson11 December 1987 (aged 21)4Flag of Germany TSV 1860 Munich
15DFMats Hummels16 December 1988 (aged 20)10Flag of Germany Borussia Dortmund
16DFDaniel Schwaab23 August 1988 (aged 20)14Flag of Germany SC Freiburg
17MFDennis Grote9 August 1986 (aged 22)14Flag of Germany VfL Bochum
18MFDaniel Adlung1 October 1987 (aged 21)5Flag of Germany VfL Wolfsburg
19MFÄnis Ben-Hatira18 July 1988 (aged 20)3Flag of Germany MSV Duisburg
20MFGonzalo Castro11 June 1987 (aged 22)16Flag of Germany Bayer 04 Leverkusen
21DFMarcel Schmelzer22 January 1988 (aged 21)1Flag of Germany Borussia Dortmund
22FWChinedu Ede31 January 1988 (aged 21)5Flag of Germany MSV Duisburg
23GKTobias Sippel22 March 1988 (aged 21)1Flag of Germany 1. FC Kaiserslautern


Spain Euro 2009 Squad

Head coach: Juan Ramón López Caro

No.Pos.PlayerDoB (Age)CapsGoalsClub
1GKRoberto Jiménez10 February 1986 (aged 23)60Flag of Spain Recreativo Huelva
2DFMiguel Torres28 January 1986 (aged 23)120Flag of Spain Real Madrid CF
3DFNacho Monreal26 February 1986 (aged 23)60Flag of Spain CA Osasuna
4MFJavi García8 February 1987 (aged 22)80Flag of Spain Real Madrid CF
5DFMarc Torrejón18 February 1986 (aged 23)80Flag of Spain RCD Espanyol
6MFJavi Martínez2 September 1988 (aged 20)70Flag of Spain Athletic Bilbao
7MFSisi González22 April 1986 (aged 23)102Flag of Spain Recreativo Huelva
8MFRaúl García11 July 1986 (aged 22)171Flag of Spain Atlético Madrid
9FWBojan Krkić28 August 1990 (aged 18)83Flag of Spain FC Barcelona
10MFJosé Manuel Jurado29 June 1986 (aged 22)155Flag of Spain RCD Mallorca
11MFEsteban Granero2 July 1987 (aged 21)82Flag of Spain Getafe CF
12DFCésar Azpilicueta28 August 1989 (aged 19)50Flag of Spain CA Osasuna
13GKSergio Asenjo28 June 1989 (aged 19)70Flag of Spain Real Valladolid
14DFSergio Sánchez3 April 1986 (aged 23)30Flag of Spain RCD Espanyol
15DFJosé Manuel Flores ‘Chico’6 March 1987 (aged 22)20Flag of Spain UD Almería
16DFIván Marcano23 June 1987 (aged 21)00Flag of Spain Racing de Santander
17MFDiego Capel16 February 1988 (aged 21)72Flag of Spain Sevilla FC
18MFMario Suárez24 February 1987 (aged 22)30Flag of Spain Real Mallorca
19FWFrancisco Jiménez ‘Xisco’26 June 1986 (aged 22)83Flag of England Newcastle United F.C.
20FWJonathan Pereira12 May 1987 (aged 22)20Flag of Spain Racing de Santander
21FWAdrián López8 January 1988 (aged 21)31Flag of Spain Málaga CF
22MFPedro León24 November 1986 (aged 22)30Flag of Spain Real Valladolid
23GKAntonio Adán13 May 1987 (aged 22)10Flag of Spain Real Madrid Castilla

Note:All information accurate at start of tournament, on 15 June 2009.

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