The play-offs will involve 16 teams competing in four different lanes for the last four UEFA EURO 2020 squares. Sports enthusiasts from around the world can purchase the Euro Cup Round of 16 Tickets online to enjoy its stunning performances.
What is the draw?
Determine the four remaining UEFA EURO 2020 spots. There will be four-team runs in March 2020, each consisting of a semi-final and a final. The draws – will determine:
- Composition of the four play-off courses
- Final guests for each path
When is the draw?
The draw for the UEFA EURO 2020 play-offs will take place on Friday 22 November from 12:00 CET.
Who is involved?
Teams failing to qualify through the European qualifiers, based on their performances in the 2018/19 UEFA Nations League i.e. the top four eligible teams in each league. If there are not enough unqualified teams in the same league, the place goes to the best overall team in accordance with article 16.03 of the competition rules.
If the European qualifications were now over, what would be the line-up?
Path A: Iceland, Bulgaria, Switzerland, Netherlands / Israel / Hungary *
Path B: Austria, Wales, Bulgaria, Bosnia, and Herzegovina / Israel / Hungary*
Path C: Serbia, Bulgaria, Scotland, Norway / Israel / Hungary *
Path D: Kosovo, Belarus, Georgia, North Macedonia
* In the current scenario, a draw would decide which team from Bulgaria, Israel or Hungary would participate in Track C and which place would occupy the empty spot of Track B and Track A.
Is this new?
The qualifications for UEFA EURO 2020 are different from previous editions. Due to the unique format of the finals, which take place in 12 cities in 12 European countries, for the first time since 1976, the organizers did not qualify automatically.
Instead, 20 teams qualified through the European qualifiers that end on November 19th. The remaining four places are decided by these play-offs, creating a perfect bridge between the UEFA League of Nations and the EURO.
How will the playoffs be decided?
Unlike previous play-offs, this will be one-leg knockout matches. In each trajectory, the teams will be ranked from 1st to 4th on the basis of the overall classification of the UEFA League of Nations. The semifinals of each play-off course will be as follows:
- The team ranked 1st team against 4th
- The team ranked 2nd against a team ranked 3rd
A draw will be held on November 22 for each playoff final. The winner of the semifinal will play at home. The winners of each final qualify for UEFA EURO 2020.
When are the play-offs?
The semi-finals will be played on Thursday, March 26 and the finals five days later, on Tuesday, March 31. The startups usually take place at 8.45 pm CET, but exceptions may apply, especially with regard to time zones.
Play-off draw: 22 November
Final tournament draw: 30 November
Play-off semi-finals: 26 March 2020
Play-off finals: 31 March 2020
Further final tournament draw (if required): 1 April 2020
Final tournament: 12 June–12 July 2020
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