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Under-19 elite round draw seedings

Published: Thursday 24 November 2016, 15.37CET
Holders France are in Pot B for the UEFA European Under-19 Championship elite round draw at 11:00CET on 13 December, with Spain and Germany among those in Pot A.
Under-19 elite round draw seedings
The draw will set seven groups on the road to Georgia ©UEFA.com
Published: Thursday 24 November 2016, 15.37CET

Under-19 elite round draw seedings

Holders France are in Pot B for the UEFA European Under-19 Championship elite round draw at 11:00CET on 13 December, with Spain and Germany among those in Pot A.

Holders France are among the eight teams in Pot B after the seedings were confirmed for the UEFA European Under-19 Championship elite round draw at 11:00CET on 13 December.

• There are four seeding pots in accordance with the coefficient ranking list, with the seven countries with the highest coefficients in Pot A – including Spain, who received a bye through the qualifying round – the next seven in Pot B, and so on.

FULL DRAW PROCEDURE

Seeding pots
Pot A
: Spain, Germany, Croatia, Israel, Austria, Sweden, Netherlands

Pot B: Slovakia, France (holders), Turkey, Italy, Norway, Greece, Czech Republic

Pot C: Hungary, Poland, England, Ukraine, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Republic of Ireland, Serbia

Pot D: Bulgaria, Scotland, Cyprus, Finland, Belgium, Portugal, Belarus

• No group winners from the qualifying round can play the runners-up from the same section. There is no such protection for the best third-placed team, Belarus.

• Each group will comprise one side from each pot, with the hosts then appointed to hold the mini-tournaments, which must be completed by 28 May.

• The seven group winners will join hosts Georgia in the finals from 2 to 15 July.

Last updated: 24/11/16 18.10CET

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