Two UEFA Nations League matches moved to neutral venues

Further to the latest developments in Armenia and Azerbaijan, UEFA has decided to change the venue of two UEFA Nations League matches.

UEFA has decided to change the venue of two UEFA Nations League matches
UEFA has decided to change the venue of two UEFA Nations League matches

Having assessed the situation in Armenia and Azerbaijan further to the latest developments in both countries, UEFA has decided to change the venue of the following two UEFA Nations League matches:

• The match Armenia v Georgia, originally scheduled to take place in Yerevan, will now be played in Tychy, Poland, on 11 October at 18.00CET.

• The match Azerbaijan v Cyprus, originally scheduled to take place in Baku, will now be played in Elbasan, Albania, on 13 October at 18.00CET.

The decision is based on article 24.01 of the regulations of the 2020/21 UEFA Nations League.

Both matches must be played behind closed doors and in full respect of the UEFA Return to Play Protocol.

Meanwhile, the friendly match between Armenia and Albania, scheduled to take place in Yerevan on 7 October, has been cancelled.