UEFA Youth League Dates Confirmed

The UEFA Youth League has announced the dates for the remaining fixtures of their annual youth Champions League tournament. All fixtures will be played in Nyon in a mini tournament style.

There is some Portuguese involvement in the Youth League in the form of SL Benfica! The young Eagles are currently in the quarter-finals against Dínamo Zagreb. FC Porto are the current holders so hopefully Benfica can make it 2 Portuguese victories in 2 years.

Full fixture list below:

Round of 16 (16 August)

Juventus vs Real Madrid
Internazionale Milano vs Rennes (tbc)

Quarter-finals (18/19 August)

Midtjylland vs Ajax
Salzburg vs Lyon
Dinamo Zagreb vs Benfica
Internazionale Milano/Rennes vs Juventus/Real Madrid

Semi-finals (22 August)

1: Dinamo Zagreb/Benfica vs Midtjylland/Ajax
2: Salzburg/Lyon vs Internazionale Milano/Rennes/Juventus/Real Madrid

Final (25 August)

Winner semi-final 1 vs Winner semi-final 2

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