Section winners Switzerland and hosts Hungary are through from qualifying round Group 7, booking progress with two opening victories against Azerbaijan and Portugal.
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Switzerland and hosts Hungary are through from UEFA European Women's Under-17 Championship qualifying round Group 7 after two opening wins against Azerbaijan and Portugal.
- Switzerland opened by defeating Azerbaijan 5-0 thanks to some devastating first-half wing play from Jolanda Stampfli, which set up captain Camille Surdez for the second and third goals after Naomi Mégroz had fired Switzerland ahead from long range.
- Emanuela Schürch added a fourth while the match was still in its first period and substitute Vanessa Hoti rounded off the scoring from Surdez's low cross soon after the break.
- Petra Kocsán scored either side of half-time to ensure Hungary overcame Portugal 2-0.
- Two days later, Hungary and Switzerland won again to book elite round slots.
- Switzerland fell behind to Portugal but prevailed 2-1 with an added-time goal from Surdez, who broke free down the left side and finished smartly inside the near post.
- That capped a comeback that had started when Kim Dubs had collected Lara Jenzer's defence-splitting pass and rounded the goalkeeper to cancel out Rita Cheganças opener, which had followed early Portugal pressure.
- Pacy winger Zoé Magyarics's opener for Hungary was cancelled out after the break by Merve Ozdemir for Azerbaijan.
- With nine minutes left Magyarics scored again before substitute Csilla Krascsenics ensured a 3-1 victory.
- In the match for first place, Switzerland beat Hungary 3-0. Comfortable from the off, especially after Gabriella Rozmis was sent off on 27 minutes, Switzerland soon went ahead from Luisa Fielder's long-range strike after a shot free-kick.
- With Yara Hofmann and Lara Jenzer bossing the midfield as Hungary sat deep and looked to counter, the latter finished off a sweeping move down the right in the 57th minute before Kim Dubs scored a third goal on the break in time added on.
- Portugal clinched third place 2-0 against Azerbaijan.
Through to elite round
Group 3: Switzerland, Hungary
Group 6: Sweden, Scotland
Group 7: Belgium, Belarus
Group 9: Italy, Norway
Bye: Germany (holders), France, Spain
TBC: 13 more
Draw: 19 November, involving 24 teams, of which seven will join hosts Iceland in the finals.