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Georgia U19 qualified to UEFA Elite Round

Date: 2013 November 19


November 18, Tbilisi. (MSY) --- On match-day three Georgia U19 football team won the Netherlands and got the 1st place in the Group 11, of the UEFA European Under-19 Championship. With 3 wins in the Group Georgia progressed to the elite round of the tournament.

Matches LogGeorgia - Holland

13/11/2013 Georgia 5 - 1 Wales;

15/11/2013 Moldova 0 - 2 Georgia;

18/11/2013 Georgia 2 - 1 Netherlands.

The UEFA European Under-19 Championship consists of three distinct stages: the qualifying round, the elite round and the final tournament.

Qualifying round
The qualifying round, played in autumn, is made up of 13 groups of four teams playing in one-venue mini-tournaments. The top two from each progress alongside the third-placed team with the best record against the top pair in their group.

Elite round
In the elite round, played in the spring, those 27 qualifiers join the top seed, given a bye, in seven mini-tournament groups of four. The group winners then join the hosts in the finals.

Final tournament

The seven qualifiers plus the hosts are split into two groups of four who play each other once, with the top two progressing to the semi-finals. The winners of those ties contest the final.

Useful links:

UEFA European U19 Championship, Group 11. Qualified round standings

See the profile of U19 Georgia

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