In the Friday final of the 2022 European Under-19 Championship, Ian Foster's side came from behind against Israel to win 3-1 after extra time. Many stars have congratulated England's Young Lions after they won the 2022 European Under-19 Championship.
Only five years after their first triumph in the tournament in 2017, the Young Lions roared back after a poor first half. It was a 40th-minute brilliant solo strike from Oscar Gloukh that gave Israel the lead. However, Manchester City’s Callum Doyle equalized for
in the second period to take the game into extra time, where the young Aston Villa duo Carney Chukwuemeka and Aaron Ramsey sealed the victory for England in the extra time. The Young Lions also had to come back from behind against Italy in the semi-finals of the tournament.
Grealish, who broke through at Euro 2020 with England following his final season with the club, was among the stars that congratulated the triumph. The Manchester City midfieldertweeted
"Get in there boys! [A] massive well done to everyone involved
England Captain Harry Kane took the social media to congratulate as well:
"Brilliant lads. Well done and enjoy the celebrations
The Euro 2017-winning squad ofEngland U19
squad included Mason Mount, Reece James, and Aaron Ramsdale, who all have gone on to become senior international players under manager
. Hence, several members of the winning squad will push further to break into the senior setup in the coming years.