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Sports: DFB women at the U-20 World Cup in Costa Rica

Edmonton Oilers announce Fort Wayne Komets as new ECHL affiliate

  Edmonton Oilers announce Fort Wayne Komets as new ECHL affiliate The two teams had been previously affiliated between 1988 and 1990. © Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images The Oilers have a new ECHL affiliate. Oilers assistant general manager Bill Scott released the following statement:"On behalf of Ken Holland, Keith Gretzky and the entire Edmonton Oilers organization, we are thrilled to announce our new affiliation with the Fort Wayne Komets of the ECHL. As one of the premiere clubs in the ECHL with a rich history of professional hockey in Indiana, we are very excited to have our future Oilers in Fort Wayne.

The German footballers are allowed to take part in the U-20 World Cup in Costa Rica in 2022.

Fährt mit den Frauen der deutschen U 20 nach Costa Rica zur WM: Trainerin Kathrin Peter. © Imago Images drives the women of the German U 20 to Costa Rica to the World Cup: Trainer Kathrin Peter.

UEFA set four participants by means of a coefficient ranking Fest

After the U-19 European Championships had failed as a relevant qualification tournament, the UEFA Executive Committee decided on Wednesday to distribute European starting positions based on the coefficient ranking of the qualification round. In addition to the DFB young players,

also received their ticket for the World Cup.

Normally the four European starting places of a U-20 World Cup are always played out at the European U-19 European Championship one year. However, the tournament in Belarus planned this year was deleted as well as the EM 2020 in Georgia.

So the Executive Committee had to decide on a new basis for determining the participants.

World Cup 2022 Group A draw: Qatar, Netherlands, Senegal, Ecuador match schedule & fixtures .
The teams in Group A at the 2022 FIFA World Cup will be determined by a draw taking place on Friday, April 1 in Doha, Qatar. The tournament will be hosted by Qatar and will run from Nov. 21 through Dec. 18.Despite being ranked No. 51, Qatar were included with the top-seeded teams in Pot 1 as is customary for host nations at FIFA World Cup events. The hosts were also automatically added to Group A, as is also tradition.

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