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Euro 2016 Qualification Groups Found

Euro 2016 Qualification Groups Found

Yesterday the drawings for the Euro 2016 qualification groups were made, which will lead to which 24 teams that can be followed in France in the summer of 2016.  There were five different layers of seeding, with the first layer being the best teams and so forth.

From all the groups, the winner and the second place will go directly to the Euro Cup, while the best team to finish in third place from all groups combined also will get a ticket directly. The remaining teams finishing third in their group will then have to play play-off games against each other and the winner of the two matches will also go to the Euro 2016.

 The draw was finished at around 13.00 CET and gave the following nine groups:

Group A: Holland, Kazakhstan, Iceland, Turkey and Czech Republic

Group B: Bosnia, Andorra,  Cyprus, Wales, Israel and Belgium

Group C: Spain, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Belarus, Slovakia and Ukraine

Group D: Germany, Gibraltar, Georgia, Scotland, Poland and Ireland

Group E: England, San Marino, Lithuania, Estonia, Slovenia and Switzerland

Group F: Greece, Faroe Islands, Northern Ireland, Finland, Romania and Hungary

Group G: Russia, Liechtenstein, Moldova, Montenegro, Austria and Sweden

Group H: Italy, Malta, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Norway and Croatia

Group I: Portugal, Denmark, Albania, Armenia, Serbia and France (Games against France doesn't give points as they are hosts and therefore already qualified)

Good luck to all the national teams!

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