Article 20 Match dates and fixtures - Under-19

Regulations of the UEFA European Under-19 Championship

Content Type
Competition Regulations
Category
National teams
Subject
U19
Edition
2021/22
Language
English (United Kingdom)
Enforcement Date
19 August 2021
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

Unless all teams in a group agree to play on other dates, qualifying competition matches must be played on the following FIFA International Match Calendar dates.

  1. Qualifying round

    • 30 August - 7 September 2021

    • 4-12 October 2021

    • 8-16 November 2021

  2. Elite round

    • 21-29 March 2022

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 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 Group A

Day 2:

Arrival of teams in Group B

Day 3:

Matchday 1 - Group A

Day 4:

Matchday 1 - Group B

Day 5:

Rest day

Day 6:

Matchday 2 - Group A

Day 7:

Matchday 2 - Group B

Day 8:

Rest day

Day 9:

Matchday 3 - Group A

Day 10:

Matchday 3 - Group B
Departure of the eliminated team - Group A

Day 11:

Departure of the eliminated team - Group B

Day 12:

Rest day

Day 13:

Semi-finals and FIFA U-20 World Cup play-off match

Day 14:

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

Day 15:

Rest day

Day 16:

Final

Day 17:

Departure