2019 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification Group 7

Group 7 of the 2019 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualifying competition consists of six teams: Serbia, Austria, Russia, Macedonia, Armenia and Gibraltar. The composition of the nine groups in the qualifying group stage was decided by the draw held on 26 January 2017,[1][2] with the teams seeded according to their coefficient ranking.[3]

The group is played in home-and-away round-robin format between 8 June 2017 and 16 October 2018. 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).[4]

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification            
1   Serbia 10 8 2 0 23 5 +18 26 Final tournament 0–0 3–2 0–0 2–1 4–0
2   Austria 10 7 1 2 25 7 +18 22 Play-offs 1–3 3–2 2–1 2–0 3–0
3   Russia 10 6 1 3 25 13 +12 19 1–2 1–0 0–0 5–1 3–0
4   Armenia 10 2 3 5 9 16 −7 9 0–1 0–5 1–2 0–3 1–0
5   Macedonia 10 2 1 7 17 24 −7 7 0–2 0–4 3–4 3–3 6–1
6   Gibraltar 10 1 0 9 2 36 −34 3 0–6 0–5 0–5 0–3 1–0
Updated to match(es) played on unknown. Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Qualification tiebreakers

MatchesEdit

Times are CET/CEST,[note 1] as listed by UEFA (local times, if different, are in parentheses).

Austria  3–0  Gibraltar
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Referee: Giorgi Kruashvili (Georgia)

Gibraltar  0–3  Armenia
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Russia  0–0  Armenia
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Serbia  4–0  Gibraltar
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Referee: Iwan Arwel Griffith (Wales)

Armenia  0–3  Macedonia
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Russia  3–0  Gibraltar
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Referee: Furkat Atazhanov (Kazakhstan)

Armenia  1–0  Gibraltar
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Russia  1–0  Austria
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Macedonia  0–2  Serbia
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Armenia  0–5  Austria
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Referee: Bryn Markham-Jones (Wales)
Gibraltar  1–0  Macedonia
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Referee: Manfredas Lukjancukas (Lithuania)
Serbia  3–2  Russia
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Referee: Ádám Farkas (Hungary)

Armenia  1–2  Russia
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Austria  1–3  Serbia
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Armenia  0–1  Serbia
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Macedonia  0–4  Austria
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Macedonia  3–4  Russia
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Gibraltar  0–6  Serbia
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Referee: Juri Frischer (Estonia)

Austria  2–0  Macedonia
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Gibraltar  0–5  Russia
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Referee: Vasilis Dimitriou (Cyprus)

Serbia  2–1  Macedonia
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Referee: Dennis Higler (Netherlands)
Austria  2–1  Armenia
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Macedonia  3–3  Armenia
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Russia  1–2  Serbia
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Gibraltar  0–5  Austria
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Referee: Luis Godinho (Portugal)

Serbia  0–0  Austria
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Referee: Stuart Attwell (England)
Russia  5–1  Macedonia
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Referee: Kristoffer Hagenes (Norway)

Macedonia  6–1  Gibraltar
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Serbia  0–0  Armenia
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Referee: Espen Eskås (Norway)
Austria  3–2  Russia
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Referee: Juri Frischer (Estonia)

GoalscorersEdit

There were 101 goals scored in 30 matches, for an average of 3.37 goals per match.

7 goals

6 goals

4 goals

3 goals

2 goals

1 goal

1 own goal

NotesEdit

  1. ^ CEST (UTC+2) for dates between 26 March and 28 October 2017 and between 25 March and 27 October 2018, and CET (UTC+1) for all other dates.
  2. ^ a b Gibraltar played their first two home matches in Portugal.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2019 Under-21 qualifying group stage draw". UEFA.com. 26 January 2017.
  2. ^ "England face Netherlands, Scotland in 2019 U21 qualifying". UEFA.com. 26 January 2017.
  3. ^ "Under-21 coefficients: 2019 qualifying draw" (PDF). UEFA.com.
  4. ^ "2017-19 UEFA European Under-21 Championship regulations" (PDF). UEFA.

External linksEdit