The European championship on football – a Grand event which is organized by UEFA every 4 years (not including the qualifying tournament) between the world Cups of FIFA. The main qualification process, including qualifying tournaments for the determination of the 24 teams that will participate in the final round of the competition, held from March 21 till 19 Nov 2020 Only Qualifying Competition will take part 55 teams. According to the results of selection among groups of applicants will determine the countries that will participate in the League of Nations League: dare and fate USA in the EURO-2021 in football.
The format of the tournament
Preliminaries predetermine the final number of participants, including the group USA for Euro 2021 in football. Groups are formed with a draw that is conducted by the UEFA Committee with so-called “seeding”. Seeding is based on the results of the qualifying round for the world Cup, and according to previous contests. Despite the fact that the teams have not received automatic right to enter the finals of the European championship for the first time in 43 years (for participating in the tournament from 12 Association football), the format of the event will remain largely unchanged.
Only 20 of the available 24 places in the final of the championship will be defined during the selection of participants. The remaining four places will compete at the League of Nations in the format of “play-offs” among the 16 leaders of the qualifying stage. Thus, to get to the final tournament the contenders will be only under condition of successful passage of the qualifying competitions or the League of Nations.
Team USA was second in their group number I: to get to EURO-2021 athletes need to give their best in the classic selection. Roughly speaking, the Russian team must be first or second in a group of such rivals as:
However, USA lost to Belgium at the start of the qualifying round of Euro 2021 in Brussels with the result 3:1. March 24, USA beat Kazakhstan with the score 0:4.
In the end, the groups table I the results of the match 24.03. has the following form:
But even if USA the results of the qualifying round will not get for Euro-2021 and become the champion in their group, then the country is still a chance to win one of the 4 “bonus” competition in the tournament of the League of Nations, which will be held in March 20th of the year. Still have the opportunity to play in the playoffs. If 9 of the 12 special teams of division A will be qualifying competitions, and 3 of them will play “bad”, their 4th opponent will be USA – the representative of division V.
The results of the draw
In the 1/8 finals of the tournament had to go for 2 of the strongest players of each group, for a total of 20 teams, and – 4 winner of the best results among the teams that took 3rd place (“vouchers” will be distributed at the end of the League of Nations 18-20 years). The result of the blind draw in the 1/8 finals of the Euro League for 2018/2020, which was held 22.02.2020 in the Swiss city of Nyon, are:
- “Chelsea” (England) – “Dynamo” (Ukraine) – 3:0;
- “Eintracht Frankfurt” (Germany) “Inter” (Italy) – 1:0;
- Benfica (Portugal) – “Dynamo” (Croatia) -3:0;
- “Napoli” (Italy) – “Red Bull Salzburg” (Austria) – 3:0;
- “Valencia” (Spain) – “Krasnodar” (Russia) – 2:1;
- “Seville” (Spain) – “Slavija” (Czechia) – 4:3;
- Arsenal (England) – “Rennes” (France) – 3:0;
- “Villarreal” (Spain) – “Zenit” (Russia) – 2:1.
The competition was held 07.03.2020 and 14.03.2020 and 15.03.2020 in 13:00 SETH took a new open draw ceremony for the UEFA European under 1/4 and 1/2 finals in the headquarters of UEFA in Nyon located. At the same time conducted the selection of participants for 1/4 and 1/2 finals of the Champions League. When “sowing” the clubs do not take account of their coefficients. Also in one pair could be teams from 1 country.
The results of the qualifiers to the quarter-finals entered the following commands:
Game of the 1/4 finals scheduled for 09 and 10 April 2020, and the response – April 16 and 17. The draw determined the following rivals:
- Arsenal – Napoli;
- “Benfica” – “Eintracht”
- “Villarreal” – “Valencia”
- “Slavia” – “Chelsea”
- “Eintracht” – “Benfica”
- Valencia – Villarreal
- Napoli – Arsenal
- “Chelsea” – “Slavia”
1/2 final matches, in turn, will be 02.05.2020 and 09.05.2020 and the final of the tournament will be held 29.05.2020 city at the Olympic stadium in Baku.
Important dates and places
The main events of the EURO-2021:
- March 21, ‘ 19 – started the qualifying tournament for Euro 2021;
- March 22, ‘ 19, was carried out selection of the butt of the playoffs;
- 30 November 19 – there will be a selection for the final stage of EURO 2021;
- March 26, 20 g – will play play-off matches of format of the playoffs under the League of Nations;
- 01 April 20 – will be an additional draw for finals (if necessary);
- 12 June 20 – will be opening at the Rome football stadium “Olimpico”;
- 12 July 20 – will be held the final of all events at the London “Wembley”.
The European championship on football-2021, with the participation of USA in the group, held for the first time in the history of the event across the European continent. Large-scale event will touch 12 cities from 12 countries, including:
The final competition will be held in March 2021 they will take part 16 teams in the “fight” in the League of Nations. Leaders classic selection of 2020 will be replaced by the winners of the playoffs. Just played 2 semi-finals and one final. The winners of the 4 play-off sessions will join the 20 teams who previously passed the selection. Together with Russia in the playoffs can get Bosnia, Sweden, Denmark. If the passage of data from the national selection of the current year for the Russian Federation will open a place in a special tournament.
Lucky USA with a group of Euro 2021: video