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UEFA decided the groups for the Nations League

UEFA have confirmed the four leagues for the Nations League, as well as the calendar of the competition.

League A will consist of 12 teams that will be split into four groups of three. The teams in League A are as follows: Germany, Portugal, Belgium, Spain, France, England, Switzerland, Italy, Poland, Iceland, Croatia, and Netherlands, who have snatched the spot of Wales at the last minute. The group winners from League A will play the UEFA Nations League Finals (semi-finals, third-place match and final) in June 2019, to become the winners of the competitions. A host country will be appointed from the finalist teams in December 2018. The four teams finishing bottom of their groups will be relegated to League B for the 2020 edition. The teams ranked at the top of their groups in League A that do not qualify for EURO 2020 will enter playoffs in March 2020, fighting for one place in the competition.

League B consists of the next 12 teams ranked in the FIFA standings: Austria, Wales, Russia, Slovakia, Sweden, Ukraine, Republic of Ireland, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Northern Ireland, Denmark, Czech Republic, Turkey. These will also be split into four groups of three, with group winners promoting to League A and the teams finishing bottom of their groups relegated to League C. The teams ranked at the top of their groups in League B that do not qualify for EURO 2020 will enter playoffs in March 2020, fighting for one place in the competition.

League C will consist of the following nations: Hungary, Romania, Scotland, Slovenia, Greece, Serbia, Albania, Norway, Montenegro, Israel, Bulgaria, Finland, Cyprus, Estonia, Lithuania. These will be split into three groups of four and one group of three. The teams that finish at the top of their groups will be promoted to League B, while the ones finishing at the bottom will be relegated to League D. The teams ranked at the top of their groups in League C that do not qualify for EURO 2020 will enter playoffs in March 2020, fighting for one place in the competition.

League D includes the remaining 16 nations: Azerbaijan, FYR Macedonia, Belarus, Georgia, Armenia, Latvia, Faroe Islands, Luxembourg, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Liechtenstein, Malta, Andorra, Kosovo, San Marino, Gibraltar. Team will be split into four groups of four, with the winners of the groups promoting to League C. The teams ranked at the top of their groups in League D that do not qualify for EURO 2020 will enter playoffs in March 2020, fighting for one place in the competition.

The calendar of the competition has also been released by UEFA:

Group stage draw*: 24 January 2018 – SwissTech Convention Centre, Lausanne
Matchday 1: 6–8 September 2018
Matchday 2: 9–11 September 2018
Matchday 3: 11–13 October 2018
Matchday 4: 14–16 October 2018
Matchday 5: 15–17 November 2018
Matchday 6: 18–20 November 2018
Finals draw: early December 2018
Finals: 5–9 June 2019
UEFA EURO 2020 play-off draw: 22 November 2019
UEFA EURO 2020 playoffs: 26–31 March 2020