THE inaugural UEFA Nations League draw is going down at the moment.
The thought was initially mooted in October 2013 and at last handed in March 2014.
What’s the UEFA Nations League?
THE UEFA Nations League is about to interchange most friendlies with aggressive matches, permitting nations to play towards equally ranked groups.
This may even imply contributors will get equal Fifa factors to qualifiers and keep away from skewing world rankings in direction of sides who do not play friendlies.
The 4 group winners of the top-ranked League A will qualify for the UEFA Nations League finals in June 2019.
For the opposite sides there are alternatives to get promoted, relegated and in addition safe a spot in Euro 2020.
When is the Uefa Nations League draw?
THE draw will happen on Wednesday, January 24.
It begins at 11am with League D.
What TV channel is the Uefa Nations League draw on and might I dwell stream it?
The Uefa Nations League draw can be dwell on Sky Sports activities Information and Sky Sports activities Soccer from 11am.
However you’ll be able to dwell stream it by the UEFA.com web site.
You can too comply with all of the motion on the SunSport LIVE BLOG.
How does the draw work?
THE 55 associations have been break up into 4 leagues in keeping with their place within the UEFA Nationwide Workforce Coefficient Rankings.
Inside every league, groups have been subdivided into three or 4 pots – in keeping with rankings.
The draw will begin with League D after which go on to C, B and A.
There are two restrictions which state that in League B Ukraine and Russia can’t be drawn in the identical group and the identical in Group D for Armenia and Azerbijan.
How do the leagues work?
TEAMS will play one another residence and away.
The 4 group winners of League A will qualify for the Nations League finals which is able to happen in June 2019.
The group winners of Leagues B, C and D acquire promotion and people on the backside of A, B and C can be relegated.
The place are the house nations within the draw?
ENGLAND are in League A and can be in pot 2 alongside France, Switzerland and Italy.
Wales and Northern Eire can be in League B and pot 1 and pot three respectively.
Scotland are in pot 1 of League C.
Who will England face within the Uefa Nations League?
England have been drawn with Spain and Croatia within the inaugural Uefa Nations League.