UEFA Euro 2016 Play Off draw schedule with date time and venue for remaining eight teams
UEFA announced the date for play off draw of Euro 2016. The 15th edition of European championship will be held in France where 24 football teams will compete for the first time. In the play off round, eight teams will compete to book ticket to the finals from which the last four teams will qualify for the finals. Given below is the schedule of draw. Take a look.
UEFA Euro 2016 Play Off Draw Schedule
Date: 18 October 2015
Time: 11:00 [CET]
The play off draw will be held in Nyon on 18th of October 2015 at 11:00.
For the finals, nine winners of each group along with nine runners up will qualify. Also, the third placed team with best record against the nations first, second, fourth and fifth int heir section qualify directly for the final tournament. In this way, nineteen teams will directly qualify for the finals. You can check out Euro 2016 qualified teams.
Now, the remaining eight teams will play the play off round. These eight men national football teams will be divided into two groups of seeded and non seeded teams. Based on the UEFA national team coefficient, these teams will be seeded. Each fixture will be consist of seeded vs non seeded team.
The team drawn first will play the first leg at home which means both teams will play two legs [home and away]. Teams with more aggregate score will qualify for the finals. UEFA also announced the final draw date of euro 2016.
EURO 2016 Play Off Match Dates
First leg of play off round: 12, 13, 14 November 2015
Second leg of play off round: 15, 16, 17 November 2015