Euro 2021. Three days before the start of the European Nations Football Championship, the qualifying nations play their final preparation matches. The French team will face Bulgaria this evening and the match against Latvia against confident Germany will start next Tuesday. Calendar, Groups, TV Broadcast… Here’s what you need to know before the euro.
- It’s time for the final arrangement of the 24 players who have qualified for the final round of Euro 2021 football, which was initially scheduled for 2020 but will be in contention this year from Friday, June 11 to Sunday, July 11. The French team will play its first match against Germany on Tuesday, June 15. Before the impact, both countries are making final arrangements. The Blues are measuring each other in the friendship against Bulgaria this evening. Manschaft gained confidence against Latvia yesterday, winning 7-1. Calendar
- France will face Portugal and Hungary in Group F of the first leg of Euro 2021 starting on Friday. The other five groups were formed. The top two, top four, third, third and eighth in each pool will qualify for the final. Structure of groups
- Below you will find the latest news about Euros live, with all the important information about the competition. Live news
The latest news from Euro 2021
Vermeulen (Belgium): “Let’s wait for the goal to win the Euro”
Thomas Vermaelen, who had to start from Belgium during this Euro, believed in the aspirations of his choice. “Compared to the 2018 World Cup, we now have more experience,” he said in a comment broadcast by L’Equip. “The players have become the best in the club. “It helps to be calm (…) we fit in any line of defense. It’s very difficult to predict what’s going to happen in this European Championship. There are a lot of good teams and competitors, but that’s one reason.
In the first round of Euro 2021, Poland, playing in Group E, had to present an attractive attacking couple on paper, along with Robert Lewandowski and Arkadius Milik, whose second name was affected by the knee, and eventually had to give up. “Playing Euros for Poland is the dream of any footballer,” the Olympic de Marseille striker responded on his Twitter account. I said goodbye to my colleagues. I told them they would have a big fan to support them from home. Poland is working! “.
New setback for the Netherlands three days before the start of Euro 2021: Injured midfielder Donnie van de Beck has been ruled out with a hamstring injury following the withdrawal of goalkeeper Jasper Sillesson in favor of Kovid-19, the Dutch Federation announced this morning. The Batavian selection European Championship kicks off in Group C against Ukraine on Sunday.
The health crisis, which forced organizers to postpone this UEFA Euro 2020 to 2021 summer last year, reappeared in the news of European football in the days following the announcement of a positive test. Midfielder Sergio Busquets moves from Spanish to Kovid-19. In the process, all the players and La Roja’s staff were put on board, but none of Barcelona’s midfielders tested positive. So Luis Enrique and his team should be able to play normally in the match (first match against Sweden on June 14). It should be noted that this minor crisis also affected Portugal, who played a friendly against Spain last Friday. Cristiano Ronaldo and his teammates were placed in solitary confinement but all tested negative on Monday.
France’s last opponent in the group stage of Euro 2021, Portugal, the title holder (winning the final against the Blues in 2016), approached the match with confidence after a strong draw against Spain last Friday. First Preparation Match. Rubin Diaz, Cancello, Guerrero, Fonte or Pepe, in central defense, Bruno Fernandes, Renato Sanchez, Danilo Pereira, Bernardo Silva in midfield, or Cristiano Ronaldo, Joao Felix, Diego Jota in attack. From now on, Fernando Santos needs to find the right formula for the coach. The final warm-up match against Israel on Thursday will be rich in lessons in this regard.
France will therefore face Euro 2021 in Group F, Germany, Hungary and Portugal. Magyar selection will find world champion and current European champion Petit Pacset among the Manshaft winners of the 2014 World Cup. However, the Hungarians will remain unbeaten in ten games and will continue to strive for their achievements. In the absence of their two best players, Kalmer and Sobosla, who withdrew from the European Championship, will play their last warm-up match against Ireland to revamp their regular squad.
France’s first opponent in this Euro 2021, next Tuesday, Germany was looking for criteria in the coming weeks, confirmed yesterday during the final preparation match. Joaquim Lowe’s men beat a modest team 7-1 in Latvia in the final, thanks to goals from Gossen, Gundogan, Mനാller, Gnabri, Werner, Sane and Ozols. This was partially facilitated by the reinstallation. “We did a lot of good things with good intentions,” the German coach said after the meeting. “We still need to improve the intensity and pressure, but we were more efficient at the goal. This has been an area of our concern in recent months, and we have made our lives difficult without realizing our opportunities. “
After a perfectly calm first round of preparations that marked the reorganization of Kareem Benzema’s group and a successful victory over Wales (3-0), the French team is offering a final rehearsal before tonight Euro 2021. Against Bulgaria, who did not qualify for the match, Didier Deschamps, who attended a press conference yesterday, said it was an opportunity to complete the automations between the three defensive players (Griezmann, Mbabane and Benzema) and to work on the defensive balance. . “This friendly match marks the end of preparations for the second round. We will enter the match in the next round,” he recalled yesterday. “It may not be a squad review, but I always have the potential to make six changes. I was able to cope with it. .It allows you to work, talk to players again and fix things… This Bulgarian team will have some reaction and always have things to improve like complementary moves or defensive substitutes ”.
Euro 2021: Useful information
Last year we set new dates for the final phase of what we continue to call Euro Euro 2020: the match is scheduled June 11 to July 11, 2021. The group stage (six pools of four teams) will take place from June 11 to June 23. The first two and the top four third from each group will play 16 rounds on June 26, 27, 28 and 29. The quarter finals will be held on July 2 and 3, 2021. The semi-finals will take place on July 6 and 7 at Wembley Stadium in London (England) and the final will take place on July 11, 2021 at 9pm. Still at Wembley.
Recall that in the face of the global health crisis, UEFA has decided to postpone the Euro 2020 football tournament until March 17, 2020, on March 17, 2020. These European Championship countries had to walk. Twelve cities in twelve different countries: London (England), Baku (Azerbaijan), Copenhagen (Denmark), Munich (Germany), Budapest (Hungary), Rome (Italy), Amsterdam (Netherlands), Dublin (Republic of Ireland) Romania), St. Petersburg (Russia), Glasgow (Scotland), Bilbao (Spain). The evolution of health eventually led to UEFA’s rejection of Bilbao and Dublin, which did not guarantee adequate reception, and Seville (Spain) would be incorporated into a new host city.
The French team knows the exact schedule of the Euro group stage with the venue and date of each match. The Blues will start against Germany before facing Hungary and then Portugal. Schedule of matches for France in Group F. :
- 2021 Tuesday, June 15 (9pm): France – Germany, Munich
- 2021 June 19 Saturday (3 pm): France – Hungary, Budapest
- 20 June 20 (9pm): France – Portugal, Budapest
The groups to the final stage of this football euro were disputed in 2021, formed on November 30, 2019 at the time of the draw, and completed by the end of the play-offs. The French team has inherited a particularly tough chicken tradition.
- Group A structure: Italy, Switzerland, Turkey and Wales
- Structure of Group B: Belgium, Russia, Denmark, Finland
- Group C structure: Ukraine, Netherlands, Austria and Northern Macedonia
- Structure of Group D: England, Croatia, Czech Republic and Scotland
- Structure of Group E: Spain, Poland, Sweden, Slovakia
- Group F: Germany, France, Portugal, Hungary
In France, TV broadcasts of Euro final matches are provided TF1 (Twelve games) And M6 (Eleven matches including the final) and Sports (Available on subscription), which will broadcast the entire match. All blues matches will be offered on a free-to-air channel (TF1 or M6).