#U19EURO finals in Finland: all you need to know

Finland will host the final tournament from 16 to 29 July 2018.

UEFA European Under-19 Championship trophy

Finland will stage the eight-team 2017/18 final tournament from 16 to 29 July.

Qualified: England (holders), Finland (hosts), France, Italy, Norway, Portugal, Turkey, Ukraine

  • Finals schedule

Draw: 11:00CET, 30 May, Vaasa City Hall
Group stage
: 16/17, 19/20, 22/23 July
Semi-finals: 26 July
Final: 29 July

The tournament will act as Europe's qualifier for the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Poland: the four semi-finals and the winner of a play-off between the two third-placed group finishers will join the hosts as UEFA's six representatives from 25 May to 16 June next year.

  • Venues

Seinäjoki Stadium - home of SJK Seinäjoki
5 group games, FIFA U-20 World Cup play-off, final

Vaasa Stadium - home of VPS Vaasa
7 group games, 2 semi-finals

  • Tickets
  • Ambassadors

Tim Sparv: Finland midfielder, played at 2003 FIFA U-17 World Cup on home soil
Maija Saari: Finland women's captain, played at UEFA Women's EURO 2009 on home soil