Article 19 Match dates and fixtures - Regions Cup

Regulations of the UEFA Regions' Cup

Content Type
Competition Regulations
Category
Amateur
Subject
RCUP
Edition
2022/23
Language
English (United Kingdom)
Enforcement Date
20 September 2022
19.01

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.

19.02

Qualifying competition matches must be played as follows:

  1. Preliminary round before 31 July 2022;

  2. Intermediate round before 11 December 2022.

19.03

If the teams of a group cannot all agree on the match dates, the host association decides in accordance with Paragraph 19.02.

19.04

The preliminary round must be organised according to the following schedule:

Day 1:

Arrival of the UEFA match delegate

Day 2:

Arrival of teams A and C
Arrival of all referees and other UEFA match officers

Day 3:

Matchday 1 - Group 1:

Arrival of teams D and E

Match A v C

Day 4:

Matchday 2 - Group 2:

Arrival of team B

Match D v E

Day 5:

Matchday 3 - Group 1:

Match C v B

Day 6:

Matchday 4 - Group 2:

Match E v D

Day 7:

Matchday 5 - Group 1:

Match B v A

Day 8:

Rest day

Day 9:

Matchday 6:

Group 1 Winner v Group 2 Winner

Day 10:

Departure of the two group winners
Departure of all referees and UEFA match officers

19.05

Intermediate round 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

19.06

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

19.07

The final tournament takes place in June 2023. The exact dates will be announced by the UEFA administration.

19.08

The final tournament is played according to the following schedule:

Day 1:

Arrival of participating teams and referees

Day 2:

Organisational meeting

Day 3:

Matchday 1

Day 4:

Rest day

Day 5:

Matchday 2

Day 6:

Rest day

Day 7:

Rest day

Day 8:

Matchday 3

Day 9:

Departure of eliminated teams
Rest day for the finalists

Day 10:

Rest day

Day 11:

Final

Day 12:

Departure of the finalists