Young guns avoid big names
Published : 28 Nov 2012 17:47:36Rss feed
England have escaped a nightmare draw for next summer's UEFA Under-21 Championship finals after they were paired with Israel, Norway and Italy.
The Young Lions almost landed the kindest possible opposition in Group A as they swerved defending champions Spain, Germany and Russia.
Holland completed Group B, with England automatically avoiding them as both sides were second seeds.