The UEFA U17 European Championships comes to Ireland on Friday 3rd May, and we are absolutely honoured to host 4 games at the City Calling Stadium. Here’s the groups….
Group A: 🇮🇪 Republic of Ireland (hosts), 🇧🇪 Belgium, 🇨🇿 Czech Republic, 🇬🇷 Greece
Group B: 🇳🇱 Netherlands (holders), 🇫🇷 France, 🏴 England, 🇸🇪 Sweden
Group C: 🇮🇸 Iceland, 🇵🇹 Portugal, 🇭🇺 Hungary, 🇷🇺 Russia
Group D: 🇪🇸 Spain, 🇮🇹 Italy, 🇩🇪 Germany, 🇦🇹 Austria
Group stage: 3/4, 6/7 & 9/10 May
Quarter-finals: 12/13 May
Semi-finals & FIFA U-17 World Cup play-off: 16 May
Final: 19 May
Quarter-final 1: Winner Group A v Runner-up Group B
Quarter-final 2: Winner Group B v Runner-up Group A
Quarter-final 3: Winner Group C v Runner-up Group D
Quarter-final 4: Winner Group D v Runner-up Group C
Semi-final 1: Winner quarter-final 1 v Winner quarter-final 3
Semi-final 2: Winner quarter-final 2 v Winner quarter-final 4
FIFA U-17 World Cup play-off: The two losing quarter-finalists with the best records will take part in this game. The criteria are a) group position, b) group points, c) group goal difference, d) group goals scored, e) quarter-final result, f) overall disciplinary ranking, g) coefficient (as per qualifying round draw), h) drawing of losts
Final: Winner semi-final 1 v Winner semi-final 2
City Calling Stadium hosting these fixtures:
GROUP B (B3 v B2) | Friday 3rd May | 19.00
🏴 England v 🇫🇷 France
GROUP A (A2 v A4) | Monday 6th May | 17.00
🇧🇪 Belgium v 🇬🇷 Greece
GROUP D (D2 v D4) | Tuesday 7th May | 19.00
🇮🇹 Italy v 🇦🇹 Austria
GROUP C (C2 v C1) | Friday 10th May | 17.00
🇵🇹 Portugal v 🇮🇸 Iceland
The Republic of Ireland will host the UEFA Under-17 Championship Final from May 3th-19th across seven different stadiums in Dublin, Longford, Waterford and Wicklow.
This Tournament provides a unique opportunity for your school to get involved and see tomorrow’s stars today!
We are delighted to announce a range of different opportunities for your school to avail of…
Early kick off times and tickets
The City Calling Stadium will host 4 group games.
At least one match in each stadium will be an early kick-off at 2.00pm to encourage local schools to attend. And to make it even easier for your school to get involved we are offering your teachers tickets for just €2 and pupils tickets on a complimentary basis.
Free coach transfers and competitions
Submit your school orders by Friday, March 29th and be in with the chance to avail of a €500 voucher towards your coach transfers on match day.
(*Limited number of vouchers available – requests will be treated on a first come, first served basis).
Adopt a Nation
Once we know which nations will face each other after the draw takes place on Tuesday April 4th, we will assign a team to each school so that you can get behind them when playing at your closest stadium. Pupils will be encouraged to embrace their new nation by designing flags and banners to represent their country on match day.
Mascot and Trophy Tour
Opportunity for the Tournament Mascot and Trophy to visit your School.
The attached tournament guide includes the full fixture schedule along with some fun facts to share with your pupils. We have also included a link for you to download your dedicated School Booking Form.
PDF Download: UEFA Under 17 Championship Tournament Guide
Booking form for all fixtures being hosted at City Calling Stadium
Friday 3th May | B3 v V2 | https://www.fai.ie/domestic/schoolclub-booking-form-b3-v-b2
Monday 6th May | A2 v A4 | https://www.fai.ie/domestic/schoolclub-booking-form-a2-v-a4
Tuesday 7th May | D1 v D3 | https://www.fai.ie/domestic/schoolclub-booking-form-d1-v-d3
Friday 10th May | C2 v C1 | https://www.fai.ie/domestic/schoolclub-booking-form-c2-v-c1