England to clash with Wales at Euro 2016

AFP , Saturday 12 Dec 2015

UEFA Euro 2016
A monitor shows all the groups after the final draw of the UEFA Euro 2016 football tournament in Paris on December 12, 2015. (AFP)

The Euro 2016 draw on Saturday pitted England against Wales and Germany against Poland in two spotlight groups at the championships.

The British nations who have never met at an international tournament will clash in Group B -- playing each other at Lens on June 16. The group also features Russia and Slovakia.

World Cup winners Germany head Group C and will have to take on Poland, Northern Ireland and Ukraine.

Defending champions Spain will have to take on Czech Republic, Turkey and Croatia in Group D.

Group E could be the most difficult to get one of the top two places however with Belgium and Italy taking on Republic of Ireland and Zlatan Ibrahimovic's Sweden.

Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal will take on Iceland, Austria and Hungary in Group F.

Hosts France play the tournament's curtain raiser on June 10 against Group A opponents Romania. They will also have to face Albania and Switzerland.

The final is on July 10 at the Stade de France in Paris.

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Posted by UEFA EURO on Saturday, 12 December 2015

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