European Under-21 Championship
Spain U21s start with Russia test
December 18, 2012
By ESPN staff
The last three champions of the competition, Spain, Germany and Netherlands, are alongside Russia in Group B.
England Under-21s, meanwhile, will face Italy in Group A in the opening match of the competition in Israel.
Stuart Pearce's side have been grouped with the Italians, Norway and host nation Israel in the eight-team tournament.