Article 20 Match dates and fixtures - Under-17

Regulations of the UEFA European Under-17 Championship

Content Type
Competition Regulations
Category
National teams
Subject
U17
Edition
2022/23
Language
English (United Kingdom)
Enforcement Date
16 May 2022
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 23 November 2022

  2. Elite round: by 28 March 2023

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

Mini-tournaments 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 match schedule for three-team mini-tournaments is as follows. Team 1 is the host association and Teams 2 and 3 the visiting associations, designated according to their coefficient (the team with the higher coefficient is Team 2, see Annex A):

Day 1:

Arrival of the UEFA match delegate

Day 2:

Arrival of Teams 1 and 3
Arrival of all referees and other UEFA match officers
Match organisational meeting

Day 3:

Matchday 1:

Match 3 v 1

Day 4:

Rest day

Day 5:

Rest day
Arrival of Team 2
Match organisational meeting

Day 6:

Matchday 2:

Match 2 v 3

Day 7:

Rest day
Departure of Team 3

Day 8:

Rest day
Match organisational meeting

Day 9:

Matchday 3:

Match 1 v 2

Day 10:

Departure of Teams 1 and 2
Departure of all referees and UEFA match officers

20.06

The final tournament dates and match schedule are set by the UEFA administration.