The tournament will kick off on September 5
The date of the UEFA Nations League draw for the group stage of the continental competition has been confirmed. Its fourth edition will kick off on September 5, 2024, following the European Championship that will take place in Germany this summer.
This UEFA Nations League will have the novelty of a new knockout round scheduled for March, which will serve as a link between the group stage that ends in November and the final phase that will begin in June 2025, following the approval of the UEFA Executive Committee in January last year.
The group stage of the tournament will kick off in seven months' time. The Nations League draw will take place on Thursday February 8 at 18:00 CET. The venue chosen for the event is the 'Maison de la Mutualite' in Paris.
Views can watch the draw for the 2024/25 Nations League live on the UEFA website. It can also be followed on MARCA.com, with live commentary, preview and last-minute coverage of everything that happens on Thursday afternoon.
In the three years of its existence, the UEFA Nations League saw Portugal win it in the 2018/19 season, defeating the Netherlands 1-0 in the final. The following year, France emerged victorious after beating Spain 2-1. In the most recent 2022/23 season, Spain secured the title by defeating Croatia in a penalty shootout.Read on marca.com