• Saudi National Team
  • 23 February 2019

FIFA U-20 World Cup draw takes place on Sunday

FIFA U-20 World Cup Poland 2019 draw will take place on Sunday.

The Saudi U-20 national team will participate in the tournament after winning AFC U-19 Championship in Indonesia in November 2018.

Abdalla Mansour the technical director of Saudi junior teams, Omar Al-Ghamdy Saudi U-20 national team director and Wael Baslama coordinator of the Saudi junior teams' camps will travel on Saturday to attend the draw which will be held at 7:30 p.m. in Gdynia Arena

The 24 qualified teams have been allocated to four pots of six teams as follows:

Pot 1: Poland, Portugal, Uruguay, France, USA, Mexico

Pot 2: Mali, Nigeria, New Zealand, Colombia, Korea Republic, Italy

Pot 3: Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Argentina, Ecuador, Ukraine, Honduras

Pot 4: Japan, South Africa, Panama, Norway, Qatar, Tahiti

The Organizing Committee of FIFA U-20 World Cup will hold a workshop for the representatives of the participating teams to explain some technical, coordination and logistics matters, as well as marketing, medical and security matters.

The workshop will also review the cities and stadiums of the competition, while the Organizing Committee set Tuesday as a date for the visit of teams' delegations to stadiums, training pitches and hotels.

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