2019 UEFA Regions' Cup final tournament: Bavaria

The 2019 UEFA Regions' Cup finals are played in Bavaria with the decider on Wednesday.

Bavaria fans (Kelheim)
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Bavaria hosts the 2019 UEFA Regions' Cup finals from 18 to 26 June.

The German region is one of eight qualifiers for the European amateur finals, along with teams from the Czech Republic, France, Poland, Russia, Spain, Slovakia and Turkey. Germany stages the finals for a second time after the 2003 edition in Württemberg.

Wacker Arena (Burghausen)
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The teams are split into two groups of four, to be played on 18, 20 and 23 June. The two group winners progress to the final on 26 June to compete for a trophy won in 2017 by Zagreb from Croatia, who missed out in qualifying this time around.

The draw

Group A: Bavaria (GER, hosts), Istanbul (TUR), West Slovakia (SVK), Ligue de Normandie (FRA)

Group B: Hradec Králové (CZE), Dolny Śląsk (POL), South Region – Chayka (RUS), Castilla y León (ESP)

Maierhofer-Bau-Stadion (Hankofen)


Burghausen (final)

Städtisches Stadion (Kelheim)

The matches (all times CET)

Group stage

Tuesday 18 June:
Group A

West Slovakia 1-3 Istanbul
Bavaria 1-0 Ligue de Normandie (Kelheim)

Group B
Hradec Králové 0-3 Castilla y León (Neustadt)
South Region – Chayka 0-1 Dolny Śląsk (Neustadt)

Thursday 20 June:
Group A
Istanbul 2-1 Ligue de Normandie (Hankofen)
Bavaria 1-1 West Slovakia (Landshut)

Group B
Hradec Králové v South Region – Chayka (16:00, Kelheim) LIVE STREAM
Dolny Śląsk v Castilla y León (18:00, Hankofen) LIVE STREAM

Sunday 23 June:
Group A
Istanbul v Bavaria (10:30, Landshut) LIVE STREAM
Ligue de Normandie v West Slovakia (10:30, Neustadt) LIVE STREAM (mobile only)

Group B
Dolny Śląsk v Hradec Králové (17:30, Neustadt) LIVE STREAM (mobile only)
Castilla y León v South Region – Chayka (17:30, Hankofen) LIVE STREAM


Wednesday 26 June
Winner Group A v Winner Group B (18:30, Burghausen) LIVE STREAM

Ambassador: Jimmy Hartwig

  • Part of Hamburg's 1983 Europan Cup winners
  • Three-time German champion
  • Also played for Kickers Offenbach, 1860 München, FC Köln, FC Salzburg and FC Hamburg
  • Capped twice by West Germany
  • Coached Augsburg and Sachen Leipzig
  • After football has been involved in TV, acting and music
Hammerbachstadion (Landshut)

Past winners


Host nations

  • 2019: Germany
  • 2017: Turkey
  • 2015: Republic of Ireland
  • 2013: Italy
  • 2011: Portugal
  • 2009: Croatia
  • 2007: Bulgaria
  • 2005: Poland
  • 2003: Germany
  • 2001: Czech Republic
  • 1999: Italy