Luzon names Israel U21 squad for Euro finals

Israel coach Guy Luzon has unveiled his squad for next month’s Uefa Euro under-21 Championship finals.

The hosts line-up in Group A, alongside Stuart Pearce’s England, Italy and Norway.

Without a competitive match in two years, Israel went down 2-1 in recent friendlies against Germany and the Netherlands.

Israel plays Norway in the competition opener on June 5.

ISRAEL SQUAD:

Boris Klieman, Barak Levy, Eric Yanko. Defenders: Taleb Tawatha, Ofir Davidzada, Ofer Verta, Eli Dasa, Ben Vahaba, Edi Gotlieb, Omri Ben-Harush, Ido Levy. Midfielders: Ofir Kriaf, Nir Biton, Eyal Golasa, Marwan Kabha, Sintiyahu Salalik, Zaguri, Mohammed Kalibat, Ahad Azam, Omri Altman. Strikers: Or Baruch, Alon Turgeman, Munas Dabbur

ISRAEL FIXTURES:
June 5 - Norway in Netanya
June 8 - Italy at the Bloomfield Stadium, Tel Aviv
June 11 - England at the Teddy Stadium, Jerusalem

Last updated: 12:33pm, May 23 2013