Friday, November 24, 2017
@UEFA @WomensSoccer #FutebolFeminino #Portugal U17 and U 19 Draw
The draw held at UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland, on Friday set the teams the women's Under-17 and Under-19 women's teams will face for their UEFA European Championship qualifiers.
The Portuguese women's U-17 squad will face the Netherlands, Belgium and Romania in the elite qualifying round for the 2018 European Championship. In this category, the young Portuguese women only participated for once in the European Championship in 2013, having been eliminated in the group stage.
With regard to the U19 category, the National Team will face Italy, Romania and Bulgaria in Group 11 of the first qualifying round for the 2019 UEFA European Championship, which is scheduled for Scotland. In their only participation, Portugal reached the semi-finals of the UEFA European Under-19 Championship in 2012, losing to Spain 1-0.