The European football Union in Lausanne conducted the draw of a new tournament for national teams.
The national team of Ukraine on the basis of the UEFA ranking, got to the second basket division “B” of the League of Nations the League. Potential rivals “blue-yellow” were the teams of Austria, Wales, Slovakia (1st basket), Northern Ireland, Denmark, Czech Republic and Turkey (2nd basket).
The draw for the division “B”:
Group 1: The Netherlands, France, Germany.
Group 2: Iceland, Switzerland, Belgium.
Group 3: Poland, Italy, Portugal.
Group 4: Croatia, England, Spain.
Group 1: Czech Republic, Ukraine, Slovakia.
Group 2: Turkey, Sweden, Russia.
Group 3: Northern Ireland, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Austria.
Group 4: Denmark, Ireland, Wales.
Group 1: Israel, Albania, Scotland.
Group 2: Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hungary.
Group 3: Cyprus, Bulgaria, Norway, Slovenia.
Group 4: Lithuania, Montenegro, Serbia, Romania.
Group 1: Andorra, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Georgia.
Group 2: San Marino, Moldova, Luxembourg, Belarus.
Group 3: Kosovo, Malta, Faroe Islands, Azerbaijan.
Group 4: Gibraltar, Liechtenstein, Armenia, Macedonia.
The League of Nations, UEFA will take place in fall 2018 (6-8 and 9-11 September; and 16-16 11-13 October; 15-17 and 18-20 November).
In case of a victory in their group the national team of Ukraine will earn a higher grade and rise to the elite division of the League of Nations.
The League of Nations will be an additional selection in the final stage of the European championship. For each of the four divisions of the League of Nations relies on the same spot at Euro 2022.