The Republic of Ireland will host the 2019 Under-17 EURO finals from 3 to 19 May.
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The Republic of Ireland will host the 2019 Under-17 EURO finals from 3 to 19 May. The tournament will also act as Europe's qualifier for the FIFA U-17 World Cup in Peru from 5 to 27 October 2019.
- Ireland previously hosted the 1994 U17 EURO and 2015 UEFA Regions' Cup while Dublin was the venue for the 2011 UEFA Europa League final and will stage four UEFA EURO 2020 matches.
- 15 teams will qualify to join Ireland in the finals after March's elite round.
- Tickets for the tournament will go on sale on www.fai.ie from 22 February at 11am local time (12CET) for the general public. Prices for adults start at €5, with all Under-16s getting free entry for games.
- The finals draw is on 5 April in Dublin.
Elite round groups
Group 1 (20–26 March): Italy, Austria, Romania, Turkey*
Group 2 (20–26 March): Netherlands* (holders), Czech Republic, Israel, Northern Ireland
Group 3 (21–27 March): England, Denmark*, Croatia, Switzerland
Group 4 (20–26 March): Germany*, Slovenia, Iceland, Belarus
Group 5 (20–26 March): Spain*, Ukraine, Kosovo, Greece
Group 6 (20–26 March): Portugal, Russia, Poland, Scotland*
Group 7 (26 March–1 April): Belgium, Hungary*, Norway, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Group 8 (26 March–1 April): Slovakia, France, Sweden, Serbia*
• The eight group winners and the seven runners-up with the best records against the teams first and third in their section will join hosts the Republic of Ireland in the finals from 3 to 19 May.
Qualifying round groups
Qualified: Netherlands (holders), Sweden
Qualified: Ukraine, Iceland, Bosnia and Herzegovina*
Qualified: Austria, Slovenia
Qualified: Spain, Israel
Qualified: Kosovo, Scotland, Switzerland*
Qualified: Denmark, Russia
Qualified: France, Poland
Qualified: Czech Republic, Norway
Qualified: Hungary, Romania, Serbia*
Qualified: Slovakia, Northern Ireland, Turkey*
Qualified: Portugal, Belarus
Qualified: Belgium, Greece
Qualified: Italy, Croatia
*best third-placed team
Bye to elite round: England, Germany
Bye to final tournament: Republic of Ireland (hosts)