greece u-17 national soccer team

Competition: Euro 2018 Qualifying
Latest Result: v Serbia 3-2 (L)
Coach: Vasilis Georgopoulos   

Status: Qualifying Round (Qualified)
Upcoming Fixture: TBA
Online Team Page



-- U17 euro 2018 qualifying --

 

 qualifying round: group 5

 

FINAL standings

Rank Team GP W D L GF GA GD Points
1 Serbia (Q) 3 3 0 0 12 3 9 9
2 Greece (Q) 3 2 0 1 9 3 6 6
3 Norway (Q) 3 1 0 2 11 3 8 3
4 Gibraltar 3 0 0 3 0 23 -23 0
Legend: GP: Games Played; W: Win; D: Draw; L: Loss; GF: Goals Forced; 
GA: Goals Against; GD: Goal Difference
Q: Qualified; E: Eliminated; 

Color Key

  • Advance to Elite Qualifying Round
  • Possibly Advance to Elite Qualifying Round as 3rd Place

fixtures & results

Date Team 1 Score Team 2
18-Oct-17 Norway 0 - 1 Greece
18-Oct-17 Serbia 7 - 0 Gibraltar
21-Oct-17 Greece 6 - 0 Gibraltar
21-Oct-17 Serbia 2 - 1 Norway
24-Oct-17 Gibraltar 0 - 10 Norway
24-Oct-17 Greece 2 - 3 Serbia

*Host Nation: Serbia


-- u17 euro 2018 qualifying format -- 

UEFA U-17 Euro Qualifying is carried out in two stages; the Qualifying round and the Elite Qualifying Round. Both rounds consists of a one-venue mini tournament where each team plays the other once.

 

qualifying round format

The Qualifying round consists of 52 teams separated into 13 groups of 4 teams each. The top two teams from each group progress to the Elite Qualifying round, along with the 4 third placed teams with the best record against the top two teams in their group. Three points are awarded for a win, 1 point for a draw, and 0 points for a loss.

 

ELITE QUALIFYING ROUND FORMAT

The Elite Qualifying Round consists of the 30 qualified teams from the Qualifying Round, plus the two top seeds (received a bye in the first round), and are separated into 8 groups of 4 teams. The top team from each group alongside the 7 runner ups with the best record against the 1st and 3rd placed teams from each group qualify and join the hosts (Engalnd) for the UEFA U-17 Euro 2018 Finals. Three points are awarded for a win, 1 point for a draw, and 0 points for a loss.

 

TIE BREAKERS

If two or more teams are equal on points, the following criteria are applied to determine the rankings:

  1. Higher number of points obtained in the group matches played among the teams in question (i.e. head to head results).
  2. Superior goal difference from the group matches played among the teams in question (i.e. head to head goal difference)
  3. Higher number of goals scored from the group matches played among the teams in question (i.e. head to head goals scored)
  4. Superior goal difference from ALL group matches played among the teams in question
  5. Higher number of goals scored from ALL group matches played among the teams in question
  6. Lower disciplinary points from ALL group matches played among the teams in question
  7. Drawing of Lots