Marvelous Mitea brings Young Romania big win

Partly thanks to two goals of Ajax winger Nicolae Mitea Young Romania won the qualifiying match for the European Championship against Young Aremnia by 5-0 on Tuesday. Mitea's team now lead group 1, the group in which Young Holland also play. Elsewhere, Belgium under 21 defeated Serbia & Montenegro by 4-0.

Nicolae Mitea was the best player on the pitch and the early goal came after a perfect cross by the Ajax player. He himself made it 3-0 two minutes before halftime. In the second half Moti scored Romania's fourth from a corner kick by Mitea and then the left winger made it 5-0 after an excellent solo.

Tom de Mul started for Young Belgium. The Ajax winger played 56 minutes and saw his team eventually defeat Serbia & Montenegro by 4-0. Thomas Vermaelen did not receive any playing time.