The draw for the group stage of the 2024 UEFA European Championship was unveiled recently, promising football enthusiasts a series of thrilling encounters.
The ceremony took place in Berlin, setting the stage for an electrifying tournament scheduled to kick off on June 14, 2024.
Opening match in Munich: Germany vs. Scotland
The host nation, Germany, will kick off the festivities in Munich on June 14, facing off against Scotland in the opening match of Group A.
This clash marks the commencement of what is expected to be a month-long football extravaganza, with Hungary and Switzerland rounding out Group A.
Italy and Spain renew rivalry in Group B
Defending champions Italy are set to face Spain for the fifth consecutive UEFA European Championship in Group B.
Joining them in this formidable group are Croatia and Albania, promising fans a spectacular display of skill and competition reminiscent of their encounters in the EURO 2020 semi-finals.
England leads the charge in Group C
Group C will witness a battle royale as England, Denmark, Slovenia, and Serbia vie for supremacy.
This grouping promises fierce competition, as each team strives to make a mark in the prestigious tournament.
Dutch-French showdown in Group D
The Netherlands and France find themselves pitted against each other in Group D, rekindling their rivalry after being in the same qualifying section.
With both teams boasting a rich football history, Group D is sure to be a spectacle for fans worldwide.
Belgium headlines Group E with intriguing mix
Group E brings together Belgium, Slovakia, Romania, and the winners of Play-off path B.
This diverse group promises a mix of styles and strategies, making it one to watch throughout the group stage.
Turkiye, Portugal, and Czech Republic face off in Group F
In Group F, Turkiye, Portugal, and the Czech Republic find themselves together, echoing a similar draw from the 2008 UEFA European Championship.
The trio is joined by the winners of Play-off path B, setting the stage for intense battles and potential surprises.
As football enthusiasts eagerly await the start of the Euro 2024 tournament, the group draw has set the tone for a month of unforgettable moments, showcasing the best of European football on the grand stage.