European Under-21 Championship review

Dutch stun Germany in 5-goal thriller

June 7, 2013
By ESPN staff
Netherlands have survived a two-goal German comeback to win a 3-2 thriller in their opening game of the European under-21 Championship.

• Atkins: U-21 Scout's Notebook

The Netherland looked to be cruising at half-time as goals to Adam Maher and Georginio Wijnaldum gave the Dutch a commanding 2-0 lead.

But the Germans refused to fall to a first game defeat and roared back to life through Sebastian Rudy and Lewis Holtby.

But Netherlands stole ...

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