- Six teams are battling for the final three tickets to the Euros
- The playoffs will be played in the top two sets
- Meetings will be held on April 9th and 13th
On April 13, we will know the names of the final qualifiers for the UEFA Women’s Euro, which will take place in the summer of 2022. The last three tickets to England will compete in one of the Czech Republic, Switzerland, Ukraine, Northern Ireland, Russia and Portugal.
Czech Republic – Switzerland
April 9 – FC Chomutov Stadium, Chomutov, April 13, Arena Thun, Tan
In the clash against the Czech Republic, two players got their first call-up for the Swiss team: Ella Toon (defender) and Sally Julini (midfielder). “I called Livia, Ella and Sally. They are very interesting players in the future. I do not want to see them as starters in the game against the Czechs, but they will play if they do well in their positions,” said coach Niles Nielsen.
The two countries have faced each other four times so far. Switzerland has a slightly positive record with two wins, one draw and one defeat. The last meeting was held on June 4, 2016 as part of the Euro qualifiers Birth He shortened his opponent (5-0). Is it good for the upcoming double encounter?
Eight places in the final edition separated the two teams FIFA / Coca-Cola Women’s World Rankings. Switzerland hopes to celebrate its second consecutive partnership after missing the big world meeting in France, while the Czech Republic is expected to appear in the final stages of the euro for the first time in its history. Karel Rada players will do everything possible to make their dream come true. If they are inexperienced, their current dynamism encourages optimism: for two years, the Czechs have only conceded to Spain (4-0, 5-1) and England (3-2).
Ukraine – Northern Ireland
April 9 – Colossus, Kovalivka, April 13 – Seaview, Belfast
This is the first time Northern Ireland has played in the playoffs of a major international women’s tournament. Kenneth Schiels made a small achievement, leading the team to second place behind Norway in Group C. “I can not say how proud I am. I’m so proud of them,” he told the man in front of the dams. “I’m lucky to be following a very good team. My players are starting to understand their abilities and what we can achieve.”
Ukraine is participating for the fourth time at this stage of the competition. The Slavs failed at the gates of this achievement in 2001 and 2003, and in 2009, they were able to force the gates of the first phase for the first time. In Finland, Group A was able to enter the last position with three points. They said goodbye to their chances of qualifying after two matches, losing to the Netherlands (2-0) and Denmark (2-1) from the start.
The youngest in the euro is Ukrainian. Oksana Djokovic was 16 years and 156 days old when she faced the Netherlands on August 23, 2009.
Portugal – Russia
April 9 – Estadio do Restolo, Lisbon, April 13 – Supsen Arena, Moscow
The Portuguese have fond memories of dams. Tickets for the final were finally validated in 2017 after a 1-1 draw in Romania. Thanks to a goalless draw on home soil, they won the away goal rule. This first participation in the final round was eliminated in the first round itself. In contrast, Russia is one of the regulars in major international competitions. They have two matches at the FIFA Women’s World Cup and five qualifiers for the Euros. The statistics are in favor of the Russians. In seven matches (Friends, Algarve Cup or Qualifying for the 1999 Women’s World Cup), TheQuinas Team He could never score against Russia.
“We expect a tough and intense battle. We want these teams to start the best way to get closer to qualifying. We will start at home and try to mark our territory. Win without scoring a single goal,” said Dolores Silva. Going to train. The mission promises to be difficult, but we have arguments and we will try everything. We decided to sign in again. story. I’m sure we can do it. “