Tag Archives: Under-21 European Championships
Victor Lindelof

From Västeras with love: the rise of Victor Lindelöf – Manchester United’s big Swedish target

Have you ever heard of Västerås? You’d be forgiven if you haven’t. A city in central Sweden, it boasts a population of around 150,000. It is also home to the football club Våsterås SK Fotboll. They do not play in the more well-known Allsvenskan, the Swedish top tier, or even the Superettan, the second tier, […]


Young, gifted and Swedish: Five of the best young talents to watch in the 2016 Allsvenskan

There’s a new season underway in Sweden, and as the home of the reigning Under-21 European Champions, Zlatan Ibrahimovic Country is home to quite a few upcoming talents. In our latest Generation Next special, let’s take a look at five of the best young Swedish footballers you need to know about… by Nicholas Albert Oscar […]


Generation Next: Meet Pione Sisto – the Danish wonderkid looking to down Manchester United

With a big, welcoming smile, one of Danish football’s hottest young properties greets Just Football to talk about himself, his career and his ambitions. Pione Sisto may not be a name familiar to many outside of Danish football but give it some time. The kid is going places. At only 21, the FC Midtjylland starlet […]

Liverpool season preview 2015/16

Roberto Firmino, Heung-Min Son… Grading our Bundesliga best young players of 2014/15 – The JF 60 Class of 2014/15 Review

The JF60 is our annual special feature on Just Football scouting the best young talents in Europe. Before we release our list of Bundesliga best young players for 2015/16, how did our Bundesliga Class of 2014 get on? Mat Burt reviews last season’s 10… #JF60 Bundesliga best young players of 2014/15 – Review Roberto Firmino How’s […]

Bundesliga transfers - Arturo Vidal

Arturo Vidal, Geis, Di Santo… 10 notable Bundesliga transfers of the 2015 summer window so far

With the new season fast approaching, the 18 Bundesliga clubs are busying themselves in the transfer market as they look to strengthen their squads ahead of the 2015/16 campaign. There have been some high profile departures from the German top division, but a host of clubs have also splashed the cash on exciting summer signings. Let’s […]

January transfer window rumours - Charlie Austin

Transfer Tracker: Chelsea, West Ham, Newcastle, Aston Villa Chase Charlie Austin, But Where’s He Off To?

This summer, rarely a day has gone by without the national press and local papers alike linking Queens Park Rangers‘ Charlie Austin with a move to a new Premier League club. With at least nine clubs in the mix looking to sign the forward, Ross Tyson takes a closer look at the case for each in […]

Sweden U21 Euro 2015 Champions - Team of the Tournament

Best XI: Just Football’s U21 Euro 2015 Team of the Tournament

After two very entertaining weeks of football the UEFA Under-21 European Championship 2015 is over now and Sweden are champions, beating Portugal on penalties after a goalless, but no less dramatic final. Sweden U21s deserve immense praise for battling their way through a talented field as massive outsiders to become European champions at U21 level for the […]

Royston Drenthe - U21 wonderkid

Beware The Hype Machine: Eight Euro U21 Wonderkids Whose Star Faded Early

The UEFA Under-21 European Championship 2015 is upon us, as Portugal meet Sweden for the crown of European youth champions. Despite a number of sterling performances at this competition, however, success at this level doesn’t always translate to a career at the pinnacle of the game, as Mathew Burt explains… “Don’t….don’t…don’t believe the hype” was […]

England U21s European Championship Squad 2015

Harry Kane, Jenkinson, Lingard – Grading 14 England U21 Players on Their Chances of Wearing the Shirt Again

For nine members of the England U21 squad that travelled to the Czech Republic to perform England’s bi-annual three-part routine of pre-tournament optimism, mid-tournament uncertainty and post-tournament crushing disappointment, all is not lost. Their Under-21 careers are not necessarily over. To be held in Poland, the UEFA U21 European Championship in 2017 is open for […]