Article 22 Venues and kick-off times - Nations League

Regulations of the UEFA Nations League

Content Type
Competition Regulations
Category
National teams
Subject
UNL
Edition
2022/23
Language
English (United Kingdom)
Enforcement Date
1 October 2021
22.01

By 17 January 2022, the associations must submit a list of proposed stadiums to the UEFA administration for preliminary approval for the 2022/23 UEFA Nations League.

22.02

The host association submits the venue for each match from the corresponding list of proposed stadiums to the UEFA administration at least 120 days before the match in question.

22.03

The UEFA administration is responsible for approving stadiums. Only when the administration has compiled the necessary information, and conducted potential stadium visits, will the final approval be given for use of the stadium in question.

22.04

When fixing a venue, the host association must take into account the length of the journey to be undertaken by the visiting team. In principle, the venue for a match must be no more than a 90-minute bus drive from the nearest international airport with daily flights from/to other European cities.

22.05

Any objection by a visiting association regarding a selected venue must be communicated to the UEFA administration, with the host association in copy, within three days of the venue being confirmed by UEFA. The UEFA administration will take a final decision, confirming the venue or requesting that the host association propose another in accordance with these regulations.

22.06

The following kick-off times apply:

Wednesday

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20.45CET

Thursday

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20.45CET

Friday

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20.45CET

Saturday

15.00CET (optional)

18.00CET

20.45CET

Sunday

15.00CET (optional)

18.00CET

20.45CET

Monday

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20.45CET

Tuesday

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20.45CET

22.07

In principle, matches within the same group kick off simultaneously on the last matchday.

22.08

If necessary, the UEFA administration may change the above kick-off times.