Article 20 Match dates and fixtures - Under-17

Regulations of the UEFA European Under-17 Championship

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Competition Regulations
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National teams
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U17
FullSeasonYears
2020/21
EnforcementDate
13 July 2020
20.01

Following the draws, the teams in each group have to agree on match dates. Associations which are not represented at the meetings after the draws automatically accept the decisions taken by the other associations in their group.

20.02

Qualifying competition matches must be played as follows:

  1. Qualifying round: between 1 July and 17 November 2020

  2. Elite round: by the end of March 2021

20.03

If the teams of a group cannot all agree on the match dates, the host association decides in accordance with Paragraph 20.02.

20.04

The mini-tournament must be organised according to the following schedule:

Day 1:

Arrival of the UEFA match delegate

Day 2:

Arrival of all teams
Arrival of all referees and other UEFA match officers
Organisational meeting

Day 3:

Matchday 1:

Matches 1 v 4 and 3 v 2

Day 4:

Rest day

Day 5:

Rest day

Day 6:

Matchday 2:

Matches 1 v 3 and 2 v 4

Day 7:

Rest day

Day 8:

Rest day

Day 9:

Matchday 3:

Matches 2 v 1 and 4 v 3

Day 10:

Departure of all teams
Departure of all referees and UEFA match officers

20.05

The dates of the final tournament are fixed by the UEFA administration.

20.06

The final tournament is played according to the following schedule:

Day 1:

Arrival of teams in Groups A & B

Day 2:

Arrival of teams in Groups C & D

Day 3:

Matchday 1 - Groups A & B

Day 4:

Matchday 1 - Groups C & D

Day 5:

Rest day

Day 6:

Matchday 2 - Groups A & B

Day 7:

Matchday 2 - Groups C & D

Day 8:

Rest day

Day 9:

Matchday 3 - Groups A & B

Day 10:

Matchday 3 - Groups C & D
Departure of eliminated teams - Groups A & B

Day 11:

Departure of eliminated teams - Groups C & D

Day 12:

Quarter-finals 1 & 2

Day 13:

Quarter-finals 3 & 4

Day 14:

Departure of two teams

Day 15:

Rest day

Day 16:

Semi-finals and FIFA U-17 World Cup play-off match

Day 17:

Departure of the two eliminated teams and the play-off participants

Day 18:

Rest day

Day 19:

Final

Day 20:

Departure