England will play France in the opening game of this year’s European Under 17 Championship, held in Serbia.
The game will be played simultaneously with Serbia’s opening encounter against Denmark on 3rd May.
Three days later England take on the Danish contingent before playing Serbia in their final group game a further three days later.
Germany host Netherlands on the opening day, a repeat of the 2009 final. Germany won 2-1 last time the sides met each other in September.
Romania make their Championship debut against Czech Republic, who finished runners-up in 2006.
The top two sides qualify for the semi-finals of the tournament, held on Thursday 12th May.
The final will take place on Sunday 15th May at Novi Sad.
The top three sides in each group will qualify for this summer’s FIFA Under 17 World Cup, held in Mexico.
Here’s the full schedule for the tournament…
|Finals schedule (kick-offs CET)
Eurosport live matches indicated in bold
|Tue 3 May||A||SRB v DEN||Novi Sad||15.00|
|Tue 3 May||A||FRA v ENG||Indjija||15.00|
|Tue 3 May||B||GER v NED||Smederevo||17.00|
|Tue 3 May
||B||CZE v ROU||Belgrade||17.00|
|Fri 6 May
||A||DEN v ENG||Novi Sad||15.00|
|Fri 6 May||A||SRB v FRA||Indjija||15.00|
|Fri 6 May||B||GER v CZE||Smederevo||17.00|
|Fri 6 May||B||NED v ROU||Belgrade||17.00|
|Mon 9 May||A||DEN v FRA||Novi Sad||17.15|
|Mon 9 May||A||ENG v SRB||Indjija||17.15|
|Mon 9 May||B||ROU v GER||Smederevo||13.00|
|Mon 9 May||B||NED v CZE||Belgrade||13.00|
|Thu 12 May||Semi-final||tbc||Novi Sad||11.30*|
|Thu 12 May||Semi-final||tbc||Novi Sad||16.30*|
|Sun 15 May||Final||tbc||Novi Sad||11.00**|