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What is the UEFA Nations League and how does it work?

What is the UEFA Nations League and how does it work?

Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) has acquired exclusive television and digital rights for UEFA Euro 2020 and inaugural UEFA Nations league football tournaments, it was announced on Wednesday.

Joma company, the official kit supplier of Ukraine's national team presented the three uniforms, as the Yellow-Blues prepared for the new competition at the NSC Olimpiysky stadium in Kyiv.

Besides, England and Croatia have been drawn in the same group, and Southgate's team will seek revenge for the elimination at the semifinals.

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.

The Nations League, brainchild of European soccer body UEFA, aims to boost interest in the autumn and spring internationals, which were seen by clubs and fans as disruptive to the domestic football season.

The other contenders of group 1 are the Netherlands, a country who reached the final in 2010 and finished third in 2014 and yet have now failed to qualify for two tournaments in a row.

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Germany hosts France in the first-ever UEFA Nations League match in front of a packed-house at Allianz Arena in Munich on Thursday, September 6.

Group fixtures will take place September to November this year, with teams playing each other home and away.

There is a lot of hype surrounding the Nations League as it promises to reduce the number of meaningless global friendlies.

If Low is planning for Euro 2020, only midfielder Leon Goretzka could be regarded as a face for the future, but the Bayern Munich youngster is hardly an global newcomer having starred at the Confederations Cup in 2017.

Each of the four leagues (A, B, C and D) will hold playoffs which will take place in March 2020 and which will be contested by the respective group winners, with semifinals and a final being played.

"They don't go from one of the World Cup favourites to an average side now, because the main core is still there".

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On a rainy evening in Munich, Germany won back some respect with a battling performance after their shock World Cup group-stage exit in Russian Federation, their earliest in 80 years in the tournament. We want to get back to that.

Germany flopped in its World Cup title defense, failing to make it out of the group stage for the first time ever, while France powered its way to a second world title, and first in 20 years.

In March 2020, each Nations League tier will have a four-team playoff bracket with the victor advancing to Euro 2020.

The creation of the competition stems from the desire to replace meaningless friendly matches with more competitive games.

The idea of a Nations League was first floated in 2013 in a Uefa executive committee meeting and was the brainchild of the then Uefa president, Michel Platini, who has since been banned from the game.

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