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Lakesiders' European Campaign Guide

The Lakesiders will enter their 9th European campaign in just over a month's time, with the draw for the First Qualifying Round of the UEFA Conference League taking place in just over two weeks.

The Lakesiders will discover their First Qualifying Round opponents on Tuesday June 18th, with the draw taking place in UEFA HQ in Nyon, Switzerland. All Qualifying Round matches are contested across two legs with one home and one away.

Bala Town will be unseeded for the First Qualifying Round draw, meaning we can only be drawn against the following teams:

Žalgiris - Lithunaia

Linfield - Northern Ireland

KuPS - Finland

Breiðablik - Iceland

F91 Dudelange - Luxembourg

Dinamo Tbilisi - Georgia

Shkëndija - North Macedonia

B36 Tórshavn - Faroe Islands

Partizani - Albania

Sarajevo - Bosnia & Herzegovina

FCI Levadia - Estonia

Tirana - Albania

Tre Penne - San Marino

Milsami Orhei - Moldova

Crusaders - Northern Ireland

La Fiorita - San Marino

Liepāja - Latvia

Iberia 1999 - Georgia

Derry City - Republic of Ireland

Vllaznia - Albania

St Joseph's - Gibraltar

Urartu - Armenia

The seeding is based on the UEFA Coefficient points earned through a club's success in European competitions over the past five seasons, in which the Town have amassed 3.500 Coefficient points. For more information on what the UEFA coefficient entails, please follow this LINK.

The Lakesiders will also appear in the Second Qualifying Round draw on Wednesday June 19th, in which we will discover our possible opponents in the Second Qualifying Round should we be victorious over two legs in the First Qualifying Round.

The dates for the following Qualifying Rounds are as follows:


Draw Date

First Leg

Second Leg

First qualifying round

18 June 2024

11 July 2024

18 July 2024

Second qualifying round

19 June 2024

25 July 2024

1 August 2024

Third qualifying round

22 July 2024

8 August 2024

15 August 2024

Play-off round

5 August 2024

22 August 2024

29 August 2024

Please note all fixture dates are NOT confirmed - Fixture dates will be confirmed following each draw

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