Today during a meeting of UEFA have changed the timing of European championship U-21 2021.
Initially the tournament was to be held from 9 to 26 June 2021 in Hungary and Slovenia. However, UEFA decided to move the tournament to spring to avoid overlapping of Euro 2020.
Now the tournament will be divided into two stages. From 24 to 31 March pass the group stage, and the stage of the playoffs will be held from 31 may to 6 June.
The tournament will be attended by 16 teams: 2 teams of the host countries, winners of 9 of the qualifying groups and the best five teams who will take second place.
Ukraine U-21 Group 8 currently holds fourth place and has a game in hand. The qualification tournament will be played in September-November.
Standings in the qualifying group 8:
Earlier it became known calendar of matches of the national team of Ukraine for Euro 2020.