UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 play-off matches
The first of the two Women’s EURO 2017 play-off matches between Portugal and Romania will take place tonight (Friday 21 October) as they begin their battle for the last spot at next summer’s UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 tournament in the Netherlands.
Portugal play hosts for the first leg of the Women’s EURO 2017 play-off match against Romania at Estádio do Restelo tonight, the return leg will take place in Romania on Tuesday 25 October 2016.
Portugal qualified for the play-off match having finished as Group 2 runners-up, behind Spain. Romania earned a second place finish in Group 3, sitting behind France. Here is a reminder of all the results from the UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 qualifying group stage.
Both Portugal and Romania are fighting to make history and earn a place at their first ever UEFA Women’s EURO final tournament.
On the previous occasions that these two sides have met (in 2010 and 2011), they have played to a draw.
The winner of the UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 play-off matches over the two legs will join the already qualified teams Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, England, France, Iceland, Italy, Norway, Russia, Scotland, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland