Typically the 2015 UEFA European Under-21 Championship is the 20th hosting of the UEFA European Under-21 Championship, a biennial basketball competition between men's under-21 national teams organised by simply UEFA. The final tournament is usually hosted in the Czech Republic from 15 to 30th June 2015, after their very own bid was selected with the UEFA Executive Committee about 20 March 2012 throughout Istanbul, Turkey.
Fifty-two squads participated in a qualification contest, taking place between March 2013 and October 2014, to look for the seven teams that would enroll in the final tournament hosts. People born on or after one particular January 1992 are eligible for you to participate in the competition.
The a number of semi-finalists will qualify for typically the 2016 Summer Olympics gents football tournament, to be maintained Brazil. Nonetheless as England is not a Olympic nation, their staff is ineligible for the Olympics. If England reach typically the semi-finals, the last Olympic location will go to the winner on the Olympic play-off match amongst the two group third-placed squads. The Football Association possessed originally declared on only two March 2015 its goal to enter and run squads on behalf of the British Olympic Association at the 2016 Olympics should England qualify. Nonetheless following strong objections in the Scottish, Welsh and North Irish football associations, or a commitment from FIFA that they can would not allow entry of any British team unless all Home Nations were throughout agreement, the Football Connection announced on 30 Walk 2015 that they would not seek out entry into the Olympic contest.
The current champions are France, who secured a second constant title after defeating Croatia 4-2 in the previous final throughout Israel. However , Spain won't be able to defend their concept, following their elimination from the qualification play-offs by Serbia.
Qualification for the final contest of the 2015 UEFA American Under-21 Championship consisted of a pair of rounds: a group stage plus a play-off round. The class stage draw took place about 31 January 2013 throughout Nyon, Switzerland, and sent out 52 national teams straight into ten groups of five or six squads. Each group was competitive in a double round-robin technique, where teams played the other twice, at home and apart. The ten group winning trades and the four best second-placed teams advanced to the play-off round, where they were used by draw into several two-legged ties. The play-off winners joined the Czech Republic in the final contest.