FIFA World Cup 2014
Premier League 2013/14
Georgia U19 in the Euro 2013
The National Team of Georgia U19 qualified to the Euro 2013. In four days the group stage begins.
The youth players of Georgia made it to the Euro Lithuania 2013 final round after an amazing Elite Round appearance.
Some of the roster members of the last year’s U17 success now emulated the game style and qualified to the finals. In the First Qualifying Round the baptized as the “AssA team” had a difficult time, but holding the second spot of the group behind Croatia and over Iceland and Azerbaijan made them thru the Elite Round. Once there, the U19 Georgians showed the guts they have and without losing held the first spot and qualified to the Euro 2013, knocking out England, Belgium and Scotland.
The Georgians will share the Group B with France, Serbia and Turkey. Meanwhile the Group A will have the hosts facing Netherlands, Portugal and Spain. The first two teams of the final standings from each group will qualify to the semi finals.
This is the calendar for the Georgian National Team:
20.07.2013: France U19 vs. Georgia U19
23.07.2013: Serbia U19 vs. Georgia U19
26.07.2013: Turkey U19 vs. Georgia U19
This is the oficial list of players:
Goalkeepers: Gabriel Tebidze and Bacho Mikava.
Defenders: David Mtivlishvili, Nika Sandokhadze, Levan Gegetchkori, Aleksandre Gureshidze, Saba Lobjanidze, Lasha Dvali, Otar Kakabadze and Nika Tchanturia.
Midfielders: Avto Endeladze, Lucas Hufnagel, Georgi Aburjania, Guram Samushia, Dachi Tsnobiladze and David Ubilava.
Forwards: Luka Zarandia, Budu Zivzivadze, Teimuraz Markozashvili, Georgi Pantsulaia, Nika Kacharava, Bachana Arabuli and Vazha Matiashvili.
"We wish to Georgian National Team U19 all the luck for this Euro, and we stand behind them."