The U21 team already knows the dates of the matches it will play during the first phase of the next European Championship to be played in Slovenia and Hungary. In an atypical tournament as a result of Covid 19, the event will be held in two different phases.

The team of Luis de la Fuente will begin their defense of the title against Slovenia on Wednesday 24 March at 18.00 in Maribor as confirmed by UEFA on Wednesday. The second match of the group stage, where the national team will face off against Italy,

Will be on March 27 at 9:00 p.m. at the same venue, while the first phase will close in Celje against the Czech Republic at 9:00 p.m.The 8 teams that qualify in this round will once again travel to Hungarian or Slovenian lands according to their calendar

play the final phase, with the quarterfinal, semi-final, and final matches between May 31 and June 6.