Follow text broadcast of the draw qualifying tournament of the European championship.
Sunday, December 2 at Dublin will be held the draw ceremony of selection for Euro 2020. Beginning at 14:00 GMT.
Group A: England, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Montenegro, Kosovo.
Group B: Portugal, Ukraine, Serbia, Lithuania, Luxembourg.
Group C: Netherlands, Germany, Northern Ireland, Estonia, Belarus.
Group D: Switzerland, Denmark, Ireland, Georgia, Gibraltar.
Group E: Croatia, Wales, Slovakia, Hungary, Azerbaijan.
Group F: Spain, Sweden, Norway, Romania, Faroe Islands, Malta.
Group G: Poland, Austria, Israel, Slovenia, Macedonia, Latvia.
Group H: France, Iceland, Turkey, Albania, Moldova, Andorra.
Group I: Belgium, Russia, Scotland, Cyprus, Kazakhstan, San Marino.
Group J: Italy, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Finland, Greece, Armenia, Liechtenstein.
14:49. That’s about it. Thank you for your attention!
14:46. Well, 6 basket.
14:41. It was the turn of the fifth basket. Azerbaijan could not get into the group with the hosts, Denmark and Ireland, and moved to group E, his place was taken by Gibraltar.
14:37. Ireland did not get in because there were already 2 of the host country. The Irish sent to group D and in group C got the Northern Ireland. And prupim to the 4th basket.
14:32. Started rarebit third basket.
14:28. The second basket!
14:24. Go! Nuno Gomes pulled a ball with the name of England – she was in group A.
14:22. We remind you again about all the restrictions that won’t allow some teams to be in the same group.
14:18. Ronnie Whelan, Nuno Gomes, Robbie Keane, Vitor Baia will help Gorgio Marchetti, UEFA General Secretary, to conduct the draw.
14:17. London, Munich, Baku, Rome, St Petersburg, Bucharest, Dublin, Copenhagen, Budapest, Glasgow, Bilbao and Amsterdam will host matches of Euro 2020.
14:12. Presenter talks about the formula of the qualifying tournament in 12 cities around the world. Send pictures with the cards host cities.
14:09. Ricardo Carvalho appeared on stage with the trophy of the tournament.
14:07. The screen demonstrates the best moments from previous Championships.
14:00. Traditional Irish dances like tap dancing, beats hands down on the table – that predlojili the organizers in the introduction.
13:58. All ready to start the ceremony! Guests and members of the teams take their places.
55 teams will be divided into 10 groups (5 by 5 five teams and six). Initially, all national teams are distributed across the baskets. In the so-called “Basket of the League of Nations” were 4 semi-finalist of this tournament. They will be divided into groups A-D, which will be 5 members. The remaining teams depending on the rating are divided into 6 baskets.
UEFA imposed a number of restrictions which some teams can’t be in the same group. This and political reasons, weather conditions, and the range of possible travel between the two countries.
The composition of the baskets:
Basket of the League of Nations UEFA: Switzerland*, Portugal*, Netherlands*, UK*
Basket 1: Belgium, France, Spain, Italy, Croatia, Poland
Basket 2: Germany, Iceland, Bosnia and Herzegovina*, Ukraine*, Denmark*, Sweden*, Russia, Austria, Wales, Czech Republic
Pot 3: Slovakia, Turkey, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland*, Norway*, Serbia*, Finland*, Bulgaria, Israel
Basket 4: Hungary, Romania, Greece, Albania, Montenegro, Cyprus, Estonia, Slovenia, Lithuania, Georgia*
Basket 5: Macedonia*, Kosovo*, Belarus*, Luxembourg, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Gibraltar, Faroe Islands
Basket 6: Latvia, Liechtenstein, Andorra, Malta, San Marino
*The group winners of the League of Nations has guaranteed itself at least a place in the play-offs
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