UEFA U-21 CHAMPIONSHIPS TABLE OF MERIT 1979-2011  
  COUNTRY 1st 2nd 3rd 4th  
    ITALY 5 1 2 2  
    SPAIN 3 2 2    
    ENGLAND 2 1 4 1  
    NETHERLANDS 2     2  
    SOVIET UNION 2     1  
    FRANCE 1 1 1 2  
    YUGOSLAVIA 1 1   2  
    CZECH REPUBLIC 1 2   1  
    GERMANY (& WEST) 1 1      
    EAST GERMANY   2      
    GREECE   2      
    SERBIA   2      
    SWEDEN   1 2 1  
    PORTUGAL   1 1    
    UKRAINE   1      
    SCOTLAND     2 1  
    BULGARIA     1    
    NORWAY     1    
    SERBIA & MONTENEGRO     1    
    BELARUS     1    
    DENMARK       1  
    SWITZERLAND       1  
    HUNGARY       1  
    SLOVAKIA       1  
    BELGIUM       1