The Netherlands, hosts of UEFA Futsal EURO 2022, will kick off the tournament against Ukraine at the Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam on January 19.
The group stage will take place in the capital and at Martini Plaza in Groningen, between January 18 and 29. The first two from each group qualifying for the knockout stage. This will take place in Amsterdam from January 31 to February 6 and will crown the champions of the extended finals to 16 teams.
Significant fact, the selection of the host country, counts 8 “Oranje” of Moroccan origin out of the 18 players selected for Euro 2022. They are Oualid Saadouni, Iliass Bouzit, Lahcen Bouyourzan, Mohamed Attaibi, Abdessamad Ettahiri, Mohamed Darri, Karim Mossaoui and Said Bouzambou.
The selections made:
Group A : Netherlands (hosts), Serbia, Ukraine, Portugal
Group B : Kazakhstan, Italy, Slovenia, Finland
Group C : Russia, Poland, Slovakia, Croatia
Group D : Georgia, Spain, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina