The Union of European Football Associations, UEFA, on Sunday, 8th October, 2023, has postponed the European Championship 2024 qualifiers, to be held in Israel to a later date, due to the war outbreak.

Aleksander Ceferin, UEFA President

This announcement was revealed via the association’s official X handle.

This postponements will affect all matches, both senior and youth fixtures.

In light of the current security situation in Israel, UEFA has decided to postpone all matches scheduled in Israel in the next couple of weeks with new dates to be confirmed in due course.

Union of European Football Associations

According to this report, on Thursday, 12th October, 2023 European championship qualifier between Israel and Switzerland will not be held.

Reports indicated that more than 600 Israeli soldiers and civilians have been killed and 100 kidnapped in a string of attacks on Saturday, 7th October, 2023.

Story: Ezekiel Kefas