The national team of Ukraine U-17 was able to go to the elite round of the UEFA Euro 2020 from the first place. In the last game of their group “blue-yellow” played a draw with Portugal.
Ukraine – Portugal 0:0
The match abounded with a large number of scoring chances. Portugal for the whole game never bothered the Ukrainian goalkeeper with a direct blow to the target.
Ukrainians not to escalate the situation, and played in a row. In the end, the team Oleksandr Petrakov has reached the result that it was arranged. This allowed the “blue-yellow” to win their group qualifying round. Ukraine and Portugal managed to break directly in the elite round.
“Blue-yellow” scored 7 points and took first place. At the same time, the Portuguese with 5 points took the second place.
In previous matches, the charges of Oleksandr Petrakov with the same score 2:0 defeated Albania and Georgia. As you know, Petrakov summer became world champion with the national team of Ukraine U-19.
The matches of the elite round will take place in March 2020. In the elite round, all participants will be divided into eight groups.
The group winners and the seven best second teams (based on match with first and third teams of their groups) will be released in the final stage, where they will join the host of Euro in Estonia.
The final tournament will be held in may 2020.