New tournament offers back door to qualification for Euro 2020
07 September, 2018, 01:51 | Author: John Swanson
But he could not have picked a harder opponent than France, who are brimming with confidence after lifting their second World Cup after their 1998 success.
Manufactures Adidas designed the ball which features the colourful imagery that helps make up the Nations League logo, which is also prominent on the trophy.
Worldwide football fans can relax a bit about being so confused about the complicated format of the new UEFA Nations League, as England star Harry Maguire has admitted that even the Three Lions squad are struggling to get to grips with how the newly launched competition works.
World Cup champions France travel to Joachim Loew's under-pressure Germany on Thursday in an eye-catching start to the inaugural UEFA Nations League, football's newest competition introduced to replace most worldwide friendlies with few knowing all the details of a complex format.
The victor of each group will move up to League A for the next round of the Nations League, while the bottom side will fall down to League C.
The initial league phase runs over the next three months, before the finals for the teams in the top division take place in June 2019.
- The teams will play four or six group games (depending on the size of the group) over the six dates available during the September, October and November windows.
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According to Sky, four Euro 2020 spots will be up for grabs via play-offs in the tournament that will witness Europes finest square it out for ultimate glory.
Of course, much like the Europa League, the offer of a qualification spot for the winners (or four winners in the UEFA Nations League's case) gives the tournament a much-needed objective.
The test couldn't be tougher for Die Mannschaft, with World Cup champions, France, the visitors at Allianz Arena.
The top two teams in each qualifying group automatically advance to Euro 2020.
For example: Sweden fails to qualify for Euro 2020 via the traditional qualification route.
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