Joachim Loew and the German national football team could face another hammer-less match with France and Portugal as opponents before the European Championship finals next summer. UEFA's Executive Committee wants to set the lottery pots for the next edition of the Nations League at its meeting on 4 December in Nyon.
According to information from the "German Press Agency", the European Football Association will stick to the ranking of the premiere competition in 2018. The German national team would be together with Poland, Croatia and Iceland at the draw on 3 March 2020 in Amsterdam in pot 3. These teams would actually have relegated to the B-League, but benefit from the increase in the A-Liga to 16 teams. In the first pot will be the last group winners Switzerland, England, Netherlands and Premieres Portugal. Topf 2 Spain, France, Belgium and Italy are to be grouped. The fourth pot are the promoted from Bosnia-Herzegovina, Ukraine, Sweden and Denmark. From the pots 1, 2 and 4 the DFB-Elf gets one opponent zugelost.Je two group matches take place in September, October and November. On Saturday, the DFB-Elf for the European Championship finals in the summer of 2020 World Champions France and European champion Portugal were attributed.