2017 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification Group 8

Group 8 of the 2017 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualifying competition consists of five teams: Netherlands, Slovakia, Turkey, Belarus, and Cyprus. The composition of the nine groups in the qualifying group stage was decided by the draw held on 5 February 2015.[1]

The group is played in home-and-away round-robin format. The group winners qualify directly for the final tournament, while the runners-up advance to the play-offs if they are one of the four best runners-up among all nine groups (not counting results against the sixth-placed team).[2]

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification          
1   Slovakia 8 6 1 1 21 6 +15 19 Final tournament 4–2 5–0 3–1 2–0
2   Netherlands 8 4 2 2 15 10 +5 14 1–3 0–0 1–0 4–0
3   Turkey 8 3 2 3 7 8 −1 11 1–1 0–1 1–0 0–1
4   Belarus 8 2 2 4 7 11 −4 8 1–0 2–2 0–2 2–2
5   Cyprus 8 1 1 6 4 19 −15 4 0–3 1–4 0–3 0–1
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Qualification tiebreakers

MatchesEdit

Times are CEST (UTC+2) for dates between 29 March and 24 October 2015 and between 27 March and 29 October 2016, for other dates times are CET (UTC+1).

Netherlands  4–0  Cyprus
Hateboer   4'
Janssen   23'66'
Bazoer   53'
Report
Attendance: 6,856
Referee: Thorvaldur Árnason (Iceland)
Belarus  1–0  Slovakia
Yarotsky   39' Report
Attendance: 1,100
Referee: Danilo Grujić (Serbia)

Turkey  0–1  Netherlands
Report Boëtius   35'

Slovakia  2–0  Cyprus
Mihalík   62'
Zreľák   70'
Report
Attendance: 2,187
Referee: Ville Nevalainen (Finland)
Belarus  0–2  Turkey
Report Şahin   27'
Karaman   79'

Netherlands  1–3  Slovakia
Janssen   16' Report Chrien   44'
Škriniar   64'
Bero   69'
Cyprus  0–1  Belarus
Report Klimovich   84'

Cyprus  0–3  Turkey
Report Başaçıkoğlu   33'
Ayhan   53'
Mouhtaris   67' (o.g.)
Netherlands  1–0  Belarus
Janssen   25' Report
Attendance: 4,615
Referee: Anatolii Zhabchenko (Ukraine)

Belarus  2–2  Cyprus
Rassadkin   10'
Savitski   48'
Report Antoniou   6'
Makris   42'
Attendance: 250
Referee: Roomer Tarajev (Estonia)
Slovakia  4–2  Netherlands
Mihalík   50'
Rusnák   64'
Chrien   83'
Zreľák   90+4' (pen.)
Report Janssen   16'23'
Attendance: 2,614

Slovakia  5–0  Turkey
Zreľák   10'79' (pen.)85'
Rusnák   23'
Mihalík   75'
Report
Attendance: 2,662
Referee: Tiago Martins (Portugal)

Turkey  0–1  Cyprus
Report Katelaris   22'
Attendance: 162
Referee: Mitja Žganec (Slovenia)
Belarus  2–2  Netherlands
Savitski   18' (pen.)76' Report El Ghazi   68'
Luckassen   78'

Cyprus  0–3  Slovakia
Report Chrien   1'
Bero   58'
Rusnák   72'
Turkey  1–0  Belarus
Çağlayan   30' Report
Attendance: 203

Netherlands  0–0  Turkey
Report
Slovakia  3–1  Belarus
Šafranko   36'61'
Chrien   90+1'
Report Yablonskiy   72'
Attendance: 2,795

Cyprus  1–4  Netherlands
Ioannou   20' Report Van de Beek   17'
Bergwijn   41'66'
Bazoer   57'
Attendance: 250
Referee: Danilo Grujić (Serbia)
Turkey  1–1  Slovakia
Hruška   44' (o.g.) Report Lobotka   70' (pen.)

GoalscorersEdit

6 goals
5 goals
4 goals
3 goals
2 goals
1 goal
1 own goal

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2017 Under-21 qualifying group stage draw". UEFA.com. 5 February 2015.
  2. ^ "Regulations of the UEFA European Under-21 Championship, 2015–17" (PDF). UEFA.com. Retrieved 26 January 2015.

External linksEdit