European Junior Championships in Paris
Paris – The football juniors from Austria have not only crowned the European Championship with a 17-7 in the final against France, they are now also the record holder with the fourth title in a row.
Already at half time the reigning champion led 14-0 after touchdowns by Seeber and Bonetti. The second score was preceded by an interception by France's Quarterback Noel.
In the third quarter it was getting exciting again. This time, it was the host who benefited from an interception. France's Floret was able to carry the ball gain of the defense some plays later in the end zone.
In the last quarter, guest kicker Straight made the final decision with a field goal and let the Austrians celebrate extensively after the end of the game.
In the game for third place, the German team rehabilitated themselves with a clear 50-0 success against chanceless Italians and secured the bronze medal.