U17 & U19 UEFA Championship Qualifying Round Draws
6 December 2017

U17 & U19 UEFA Championship Qualifying Round Draws

The draws for the 2018/19 UEFA European Under-19 Championship and Under-17 Championship qualifying rounds have taken place at UEFA HQ today (6 December). 

The U19 Euro finals will be played in Armenia during July 2019 with the U17 finals taking place in the Republic of Ireland on dates yet to be confirmed during 2019. 

In the U19 qualifying round, Wales were drawn into Group 4 alongside San Marino, Scotland and Sweden. Wales will host the matches for this qualification group in November 2018.

The top two in each group will join top seeds Portugal and Germany in the elite round during spring 2019.

Meanwhile, the U17 qualifying round draw will see Wales play Belarus, Kazakhstan and Portugal in Group 11. Matches will be played during November 2018 and the group will be hosted by Portugal.

The top two in each group along with the four third-placed teams with the best record against the leading pair will join top seeds England and Germany in the elite round in March 2019.