2008 UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship

The UEFA Women's U-19 Championship 2008 Final Tournament was held in France between 7–19 July 2008. Players born after 1 January 1989 were eligible to participate in this competition.

2008 UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship
Tournament details
Host countryFrance
Dates7–19 July
Teams8
Final positions
Champions Italy (1st title)
Runners-up Norway
Tournament statistics
Matches played15
Goals scored41 (2.73 per match)
Attendance14,185 (946 per match)
Top scorer(s)Germany Marie Pollmann
(4 goals)
Best player(s)Italy Sara Gama
2007
2009

QualificationEdit

There were two qualification rounds.[1]

Teams entering in this round Teams advancing from previous round Competition format
First qualifying round
(44 teams)
  • 44 teams from associations ranked 1–53

11 groups of 4 teams, hosted by one club, seeded into four pots by UEFA coefficient

Second qualifying round
(24 teams)
  • 11 group winners and runners-up from 1st qualifying round
  • best two group third-place finishers from 1st qualifying round

6 groups of 4 teams, hosted by one club, seeded into four pots by UEFA coefficient

Final tournament
(8 teams)
  • 6 group winners from 2nd qualifying round
  • best group runners-up from 2nd qualifying round

2 groups of 4 teams, semi-finals, final

Final tournamentEdit

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA
  Italy 6 3 2 0 1 4 4
  Norway 4 3 1 1 1 3 3
  France 4 3 1 1 1 3 4
  Spain 3 3 1 0 2 4 3
Italy  1–0  Norway
Bonetti   90' (Report)

France  1–0  Spain
Machart   59' (Report)
Referee: Cristina Dorcioman (Romania)

Spain  1–2  Norway
Flaviano   90+1' (Report) Herregården   58'
Hansen   75'
Referee: Tanja Subotic (Slovenia)

France  1–3  Italy
Le Sommer   62' (Report) Barreca   34'
Gueli   69'
Bonometti   89'
Referee: Kateryna Monzul (Ukraine)


Spain  3–0  Italy
Ruiz   25'
Meseguer   61'
González   88'
(Report)
Referee: Jana Adamkova (Czech Republic)

Group BEdit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA
  Germany 7 3 2 1 0 10 1
  Sweden 5 3 1 2 0 4 3
  England 4 3 1 1 1 4 4
  Scotland 0 3 0 0 3 2 12
Sweden  2–1  Scotland
Konradsson   69'
Sjöstedt   90+4'
(Report) Murray   82'
Referee: Hilal Tuba Tosun Ayer (Turkey)

Germany  2–0  England
Pollmann   35', 59' (Report)
Referee: Kateryna Monzul (Ukraine)

Sweden  1–1  Germany
Jakobsson   31' (Report) Pollmann   25'

Scotland  1–3  England
Littlejohn   6' (Report) Nobbs   4'
Duggan   45+4', 74'
Referee: Marija Damjanovic (Croatia)

England  1–1  Sweden
Duggan   10' (Report) Fors   63' (pen.)
Fors   45'   64'
Referee: Cristina Dorcioman (Romania)

Scotland  0–7  Germany
(Report) Schwab   10', 45+1'
Kulig   18'
Pollmann   32'
Mirlach   37'
Hegering   47'
Wagner   64'
Referee: Tanja Subotic (Slovenia)

Knockout stageEdit

Semifinals – July 16 National Championship – July 19
      
1A   Italy 4
2B   Sweden 0
  Italy 1
  Norway 0
1B   Germany 1 (2)
2A   Norway 1 (4)

SemifinalsEdit

Germany  1–1 (a.e.t.)  Norway
Mirlach   2' (Report) Enget   49'
Penalties
Hegering  
Wagner  
Pollmann  
Mirlach  
2–4   Mjelde
  Isaksen
  Ree
  Andresen
  Enget
Referee: Hilal Tuba Tosun Ayer (Turkey)

Italy  4–0  Sweden
Gueli   37', 75'
Bonometti   54'
Parisi   72' (pen.)
(Report)
Referee: Kateryna Monzul (Ukraine)

FinalEdit

Italy  1–0  Norway
Parisi   71' (pen.) (Report)
Attendance: 2,500
Referee: Cristina Dorcioman (Romania)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Italy
 
 
 
 
 
 
Norway
 
ITALY:
GK 12 Sara Penzo
DF 15 Eleonora Bussu
DF 3 Sara Gama (c)
DF 6 Francesca Sampietro
DF 2 Diletta Crespi   65'
MF 8 Alessandra Barreca
MF 10 Alice Parisi
MF 4 Silvia Pisano
FW 11 Pamela Gueli   43'   72'
FW 9 Sabrina Marchese   44'   46'
MF 7 Cristina Bonometti
Substitutes:
MF 16 Laura Fusetti   74'   46'
DF 13 Michela Rodella   65'
FW 7 Tatiana Bonetti   72'
Manager:
Corrado Corradini
 
NORWAY:
GK 1 Ingrid Thorbjørnsen
DF 5 Gunhild Herregården
DF 7 Maren Mjelde (c)
DF 3 Caroline Walde
DF 2 Astrid Ree   82'
MF 11 June Tårnes   58'
MF 16 Kathrine Andresen   76'
MF 8 Ingrid Moe Wold
FW 9 Ingvild Isaksen
FW 10 Ida Elise Enget
FW 13 Hege Hansen
Substitutes:
DF 17 Ingrid Ryland   58'
MF 6 Maritha Eide   76'
FW 15 Cathrine Dyngvold   82'
Manager:
Jarl Torske

MATCH OFFICIALS

  • Assistant referees:
  • Fourth official: Kateryna Monzul (Ukraine)

AwardsEdit

 2008 UEFA Women's Under-19 Champions 
 
Italy
First title

GoalscorersEdit

4 goals
3 goals
2 goals
1 goal

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ rsssf.com; tournament results

External linksEdit