The German U21 national team when the draw for the football championship in 2019 in Italy and San Marino (16. up to 30. June,) is a feasible preliminary round group caught. Ex-world champion Andrea Pirlo loste the defending Champions on Friday in Bologna, the Teams from Denmark (17. June), Serbia (20. June) and Austria (23. June). Potentially stronger competitors, such as Spain and France, the Team of DFB-coach Stefan Kuntz is first out of the way.

The winners of the three preliminary groups and the best group to reach second in the semi-finals and qualify for the Olympic games 2020 in Japan.

Germany was set with the best Uefa coefficient in addition to the hosts Italy and England as a group head. In group A, it gets the record Europe to do masters in Italy, Spain, Poland and Belgium, in group C animals, the reigning U20 world Champions England, France, Romania and Croatia complete the field of twelve participants.

The German under-21 team for ten games in a row undefeated and comes to nine wins and 33:4 goals. Their qualifying group had decided the DFB-Junior with 25 out of a maximum possible 30 points, and scores.

Italy and San Marino for the first time host of the every two years, held the finals. Is played between the 16. and 30. June in the five North Italian cities of Udine, Trieste, Bologna, Reggio Emilia and Cesena, as well as in Serravalle in San Marino. The final will be held on 30. June in 25.133 spectators, the stadium of Friuli, the Italian club Udinese Calcio.