Hosts face holders in Women's Under-17 finals

Women's Under-17 EURO hosts the Czech Republic will face holders Germany and former champions Spain after the draw for May's tournament was made in Pilsen.

The draw is displayed in Pilsen
The draw is displayed in Pilsen ©UEFA.com

UEFA European Women's Under-17 Championship hosts the Czech Republic have been placed in a group with holders Germany after the draw was made in Pilsen by tournament ambassador Pavlína Nováková-Ščasná and UEFA Women's Football Committee chairwoman Karen Espelund.

Draw
Group A: Czech Republic (hosts), Germany (holders), Spain, France

Group B: Republic of Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, England

CONFIRMED MATCH SCHEDULE
Group stage: 2, 5 & 8 May (Pilsen, Pribram, Domazlice, Prestice)
Semi-finals: 11 May (Domazlice, Pribram: second semi-final live on Eurosport)
Final: 14 May (Pilsen: live on Eurosport)

2016 final: Spain v Germany
2016 final: Spain v Germany

• Germany won their fifth title last season in 2016 with a final victory against Spain, who have claimed two of the other three editions.

• France have lost in three finals, two to Germany and one to Spain.

• England beat Norway in the third-place play-off last season.

• The Czech Republic are the only contenders to have never previously reached the semi-finals. They will face France in the opening game in Pilsen on 2 May.

For media accreditation email echwu17accreditation@fotbal.cz by 27 April.

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