No big surprises on the first day of the event as the top seeded countries (England, France, Netherlands, Czech Republic) managed to win their matches. However Russia scored the first small upset, as 17th seed they managed to beat number 9 seed Belgium 2-1. Unfortunately for Russia the where not able to surprise again later today, Wales was too strong for the Russians. Tomorrow the teams will play their final matches of the pools to decide which teams will make it into the quarter finals.
The biggest upset of the day was in the Under 17 Championship. Number 12 seed Poland managed to win from top 4 seed Ireland. Jakub Pytlowany and Jakub Gogol managed to win from Sean White and Omar Wahed. Tomorrow Poland will face number five seed Spain. Will they be able to surprise again? Ireland needs a win from Spain to be able to reach the querter finals. Same as for the Under 15 the teams will play their final matches of the pools to decide which teams will make it into the quarter finals.
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Entrance for the European Championship is for free. As spectator you are able to see the future talents live in action! If you are not able to travel to the event then you are able to follow the center court matches on the livestreaming. On all the other courts there is Livescoring of all the matches.
Photo’s Euro U15/U17: https://photos.app.goo.gl/aWAbjgCFArxp4WHG7