The qualification process for the Euro 2020 finals begins this week and, for the first time, no nation receives automatic qualification – not even 2016 winners Portugal. The finals will be hosted by no fewer than 12 host cities, with Wembley Stadium in London hosting the two semi-finals and the final. There are 24 places up for grabs, 20 of which will be taken by the first and second place finishes from qualifying groups A-J. The four remaining places will be awarded via the Uefa Nations League with play-off’s held in March 2020. These play-off matches will consist of one-legged semi-finals and a one-off final. Following so? Fear not, we will keep you updated throughout the process! GROUP TABLES Group A Pos Team P W D L GD Pts 1 Bulgaria 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 Czech Republic 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 England 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 Montenegro 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 Kosovo 0 0 0 0 0 0 Group B Pos Team P W D L GD Pts 1 Lithuania 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 Luxembourg 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 Portugal 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 … [Read more...] about Euro 2020 qualifier results, Group tables and live scores
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England vs Czech RepublicEuro 2020 qualifyingWembley Stadium England kick off their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a home tie against Czech Republic at Wembley tonight. Gareth Southgate's Three Lions are still riding a wave of euphoria following their dramatic qualification for the Uefa Nations League Finals back in November, and Friday night's match is one of two games to prepare for this summer's finals in France. But while another potentially glorious summer awaits, Southgate will be keen for his players to focus on the task at hand and ensure they pick up three points before Monday's trip to Montenegro. Team line-ups Marcus Rashford has been ruled out of tonight's match and Monday's against Montenegro due to injury. Standard Sport on Thursday that Rashford was a major doubt to face Czech Republic at Wembley on Friday night after missing group training on Thursday morning with an ankle injury. The Manchester United striker instead underwent a separate … [Read more...] about Euro 2020 qualifier | England vs Czech Republic preview
Olivier Giroud was on target for France as Les Bleus cruised past Moldova 4-1 in their Euro 2020 qualifying opener. Manchester United star Paul Pogba sent a delightful chipped pass into the path of Antoine Griezmann, who rifled home from close range for the opener. Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane then made it 2-0 when he scored from a corner just three minutes later. Chelsea striker Giroud then bagged a third for the World Cup holders, his 34th goal for France, which ties him at fourth on the all-time goalscoring list for France with David Trezeguet. Kylian Mbappe got in the act by adding a late fourth before Vladimir Ambros scored a late consolation for Moldova. It was a frustrating night for Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal, however, as they were held to a goalless draw at home to Ukraine. The Juventus star was twice denied by the excellent Andriy Pyatov for the visitors and the Selecao had a series of late penalty appeals turned down. Chelsea teenager Callum Hudson-Odoi came on to … [Read more...] about Euro 2020 qualifiers: Ronaldo frustrated; Giroud stars in France rout
England's qualification process for the Euro 2020 finals began in style on Friday night as Raheem Sterling's hat-trick helped the Three Lions swat aside the Czech Republic 5-0 at Wembley. The Three Lions kicked off their Euro 2020 journey at the ground where the trophy will be lifted in 478 days' time, and laid down a marker with a superb performance. For the first time, no nation receives automatic qualification – not even 2016 winners Portugal. The finals will be hosted by no fewer than 12 host cities, with Wembley Stadium in London hosting the two semi-finals and the final. There are 24 places up for grabs, 20 of which will be taken by the first and second place finishes from qualifying groups A-J. The four remaining places will be awarded via the Uefa Nations League with play-off’s held in March 2020. These play-off matches will consist of one-legged semi-finals and a one-off final. Following so? Fear not, we will keep you updated throughout the process! Live Updates … [Read more...] about Euro 2020 qualifiers – LIVE!
Home / Aberdeen FC / Latest Dons News by Reporter 16/02/2018, 11:32 am Updated: 16/02/2018, 12:06 pm FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter New Scotland manager Alex McLeish today vowed to showcase the nation’s talents to the world – at Euro 2020. Gothenburg Great McLeish, 59, was today unveiled as new Scotland boss and immediately targeted endingmore than two decades of major tournament qualifying pain. McLeish was today unveiled as Gordon Strachan’s successor at Hampden on a two-year deal until 2020. The Dons legend will take charge of the national squad for the second time having previously held the position in 2007. He came close to securing qualification to Euro 2008. Following that campaign he left the Scotland post to take over at then Premier League Birmingham City. McLeish said: “It is a tremendous honour to be named Scotland National Team Head Coach. “I am incredibly fortunate to have … [Read more...] about New Scotland manager Alex McLeish vows to showcase nation’s talents at Euro 2020
International football is back after the 2018 World Cup with the birth of the Nations League this week. Wales take on Ireland and Denmark over the coming days in the new Uefa competition that has got many fans scratching their heads. So, what's it all about and how can it offer an additional chance of qualifying for the next European Championships in 2020. Here's everything you need to know. What's happened so far? The draw for the newly-formed competition took place at the SwissTech Convention Centre in Lausanne, Switzerland on Wednesday, January 24. Teams were split into four leagues based on their UEFA ranking at the end of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers. And Ryan Giggs' side were paired with Republic of Ireland - the side who ultimately ended Wales' 2018 World Cup hopes - and Denmark. They will play in Group 4 of League A. Which teams are in the other groups and leagues? The other draws were as follows: League A Pot 1: Netherlands, France, Germany Pot 2: Iceland, … [Read more...] about What is the Nations League and how do teams qualify for Euro 2020?