The UEFA Executive Committee has decided to cancel the European Under-19 Championship for the 2020/2021 season due to the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic and the inability of a number of countries on the continent to organize or participate in mini-games. the qualifying tournaments that were to be held in the spring. The decision was agreed in advance with all national football associations, the BFU website revealed.
In March, the youth national team of Bulgaria under 19 had to host the preliminary qualifying tournament with the participation of Russia, Lithuania and Turkey. Our girls national team under 19 had to host the qualifying tournament in April in the company of Finland, Iceland and Georgia.