The German team coached by ex-national player Stefan Kuntz Germany beat Portugal to win third U21 EURO . . .
Lukas Nmecha of Manchester City scored the only goal of the game to help the Germans to a third U21 EURO title in the history of the tournament (2009, 2017, 2021).
Germany-born Nmecha played only a handful of games at his parent club
Manchester City before impressing this season on loan at Anderlecht.
The Belgian club is coached by former City grea Vincent Kompany.
Germany beat Spain 1-0 in 2017 andEngland 4-0 in 2009 in their other two U21 title-winning finals appearances.
The senior German
team are preparing for the upcoming 2020 European Championship, which
was rescheduled from last summer due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Joachim Löw's side was drawn with France, Hungary and Portugal in the pot of Group F at the EURO.
Portugal defends their title in the EURO and will play Germany in Munich on June 19.