There is under 12 months to visit until a few of the world’s most gifted young footballers convene within Korea Republic for that FIFA U-20 Globe Cup. However, while dreams from the finals may be forming within the minds of aspiring Diego Maradonas as well as Andres Iniestas, there isn’t any time to have your face in the confuses.
The 23 leftover spots, joining hosts Korea Republic are set to begin getting sewn up within the coming weeks, through to March 2017, when the African contingent would be the final quartet in order to book their plane tickets to east Asian countries. But, first upward is Europe.
The UEFA Under-19 Championship commences in Germany upon 11 July, operating until 24 This summer. With two categories of four, the line-up simply leaves no margin for error for many continental heavyweights. Hosting companies – and 2014 winners – Germany kick-off towards Italy, with Austria and Portugal creating the rest of the group. While Croatia, Portugal, Netherlands and Britain – who qualified in front of holders Spain – constitute a similarly difficult Group B.
Following the dust settles within Europe, the focus shifts towards the opposite side from the planet for the actual OFC U-20 Tournament. Vanuatu are arranged to host the actual tournament, with the action happening from 3 in order to 17 September. Fiji – that earn an appearance within their first ever FIFA 16 Points tournament in the last edition – will without doubt be hoping in order to triumph again, with this the very first time teams from Oceania happen to be fighting for two spots towards the global finals.
Asian countries are next within line, as the actual AFC U-19 Tournament pitches up within Bahrain. Four attributes will join Korea Republic following May, with sixteen teams all jostling with regard to continental success in between 13 and thirty October. Even with no U-20 World Cup spot to fight for, with typically more than 6 goals per online game in qualifying, Korea Republic might pose many challenging to the kind of reigning champions Qatar.
South America’s four representatives is going to be decided at the actual South American U-20 Tournament 2017 in Ecuador, with dates still to become decided – although traditionally kicking off within the first month from the year. Argentina may arrive as 2015 cases, though Brazil, who triumphed in the continent’s U-17 edition 2 yrs ago – as well as were only knocked from the FIFA U-17 Globe Cup by ultimate winners Nigeria – will as continually be ones to view.
The CONCACAF Under-20 Championship commences on 17 Feb, with the last set for 3 03, with four teams battling for any place in Costa Rica. The sides who’ll be joining the actual hosts, Canada, Mexico and USA is going to be revealed when qualifying concludes at the conclusion of October.
Lastly, the CAF The african continent U-20 Cup associated with Nations heads in order to Zambia from twenty six February-12 March, using the seven teams arranged to compete alongside the house team being made the decision over two-legged scarves this July.