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The 2013 UEFA European Under-21 Championship comprises a qualifying group stage and play-off round to determine which seven teams join hosts Israel in the final tournament.
Qualifying group stage
Teams are split into ten groups – two of six teams and eight of five – and play each other on a home and away basis. The ten group winners and four runners-up with the best record against the teams first, third, fourth and fifth in their sections advance to the play-offs.
Play-off matches are played according to the knockout system, with each team playing each opponent home and away. The team which scores the greater aggregate of goals qualifies for the next round, with away goals, extra time and then penalties used to determine the winner in the event of a draw.
The final tournament comprises the seven play-off winners and Israel, who qualify automatically as hosts. The eight teams are split into two groups of four. Each team plays each other once in their group with the winners and runners-up advancing to the semi-finals where the winner of Group A plays the Group B runner-up and vice-versa. The winners advance to the final.
Further details, including the criteria for separating teams that finish level on points in a group, can be found in the official competition regulations.
Two early goals from captain Grzegorz Krychowiak set Poland en route to victory against Moldova in UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualifying Group 6.
An early burst from the visitors left the hosts with it all to do, as Krychowiak powered in the opener from 25 metres with three minutes gone. The lead was doubled after a quarter of an hour, Krychowiak converting from the penalty spot after Artur Ioniţă had brought down Michał Kucharczyk.
Stefan Majewski's team were cruising when Tomasz Kupisz headed the third on 33 minutes, but it was a determined home side who came out after the break and Radu Gînsari and Artiom Haceaturov's penalty reduced arrears. Visiting nerves were jangling but substitute Mateusz Klich erased any doubt as he got the fourth. Vadim Costandachi received his second yellow card for Moldova in added time.
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|Alexandr Curteian (MDA)||Stefan Majewski (POL)|
|Sandor Szabo (HUN)|
|Istvan Albert (HUN), Vencel Tóth (HUN)|
|Ádám Farkas (HUN)|