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Nations League: Spain snatch semi-finals spot from Portugal; Czech Republic go down
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Nations League: Spain snatch semi-finals spot from Portugal; Czech Republic go down

Spain have not been able to hit top form in the internationals leading up to the Qatar 2022 World Cup, but this hard-fought victory in Nations League provides a welcome morale boost.

Nations League: Spain seek elusive win in Portugal to reach Final Four
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Nations League: Spain seek elusive win in Portugal to reach Final Four

Spain have not won at Portugal in nearly two decades but they need to do it this time if they wish to play in the Nations League semi-finals.

Nations League: Italy beat Hungary to reach semi-finals; England rally against Germany
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Nations League: Italy beat Hungary to reach semi-finals; England rally against Germany

Italy progressed to Nations League Final Four with a victory over Hungary while England played out a thrilling 3-3 draw with Germany.

Nations League: Hungary, Italy fight for spot in Final Four; England host Germany
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Nations League: Hungary, Italy fight for spot in Final Four; England host Germany

Hungary host Italy with both teams fighting to finish first in their group and qualify for the Final Four of Nations League in June next year.

Nations League: Croatia, Netherlands reach semi-finals, France survive relegation
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Nations League: Croatia, Netherlands reach semi-finals, France survive relegation

The Nations League ties were the last match for the World Cup-bound teams before the competition starts in Qatar on 20 November.

Nations League: Portugal thrash Czech Republic to top group; Spain lose to Switzerland
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Nations League: Portugal thrash Czech Republic to top group; Spain lose to Switzerland

After beating the Czech Republic in Nations League, Portugal moved two points ahead of Spain in Group A2 before the neighbours meet in Braga on Tuesday in a winner-take-all clash to see who advances to the tournament’s final four next June.

Nations League: England boss Gareth Southgate says boos from supporters after defeat to Italy 'understandable'
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Nations League: England boss Gareth Southgate says boos from supporters after defeat to Italy 'understandable'

England have not scored a goal in open play in this season's Nations League and Southgate was booed by a large section of the away support in Milan after the defeat which dumped them down to League B.

Nations League: Uncapped Adrien Truffert called up by France with Lucas Digne injured
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Nations League: Uncapped Adrien Truffert called up by France with Lucas Digne injured

Digne was initially drafted in as a replacement for AC Milan's Theo Hernandez, but has now also been ruled out because of an ankle injury, the French football federation said Tuesday.

Nations League games offer last chance to prepare for FIFA World Cup
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Nations League games offer last chance to prepare for FIFA World Cup

The upcoming Nations League matches offer the last chance for European sides to finetune their squads for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Nations League: Injured Romelu Lukaku left out as Roberto Martinez names 30-man Belgium squad
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Nations League: Injured Romelu Lukaku left out as Roberto Martinez names 30-man Belgium squad

Belgium's all-time record goalscorer, on loan at Inter Milan from Chelsea, has not played since August due to a muscle problem.

Nations League: Spain post second win in a row; Portugal concede in 57 seconds in loss to Switzerland
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Nations League: Spain post second win in a row; Portugal concede in 57 seconds in loss to Switzerland

Spain handed Czech Republic a 2-0 loss while Switzerland's Haris Seferovic took just 57 seconds to score the only goal of the game against Portugal.

Nations League: England, Italy draw 0-0 among other stalemates
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Nations League: England, Italy draw 0-0 among other stalemates

It was a night of stalemates for the big teams in the Nations League on Saturday, including a drab scoreless draw in the rematch of last year's European Championship final.

Nations League: Kylian Mbappe salvages draw for France in Austria, Croatia beat Denmark
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Nations League: Kylian Mbappe salvages draw for France in Austria, Croatia beat Denmark

The result leaves France, who won last year's edition of the Nations League, still without a win three games into the new campaign.

Nations League: Cristiano Ronaldo guides Portugal past Switzerland, Gavi becomes Spain’s youngest scorer
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Nations League: Cristiano Ronaldo guides Portugal past Switzerland, Gavi becomes Spain’s youngest scorer

Cristiano Ronaldo marshalled Portugal past Switzerland in the Nations League on Sunday as Gavi made history becoming Spain's youngest ever scorer.

Nations League: Hungary beat England 1-0; Italy and Germany draw 1-1
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Nations League: Hungary beat England 1-0; Italy and Germany draw 1-1

Excluding penalty shootouts, it was England’s first defeat in 23 matches,

Nations League: Ibrahima Konate gets first France call as injured Raphael Varane ruled out
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Nations League: Ibrahima Konate gets first France call as injured Raphael Varane ruled out

Manchester United's Varane picked up a left thigh injury in France's 2-1 defeat to Denmark in the Stade de France on Friday.

Nations League: Denmark recover from Benzema strike to beat France, Netherlands thump Belgium
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Nations League: Denmark recover from Benzema strike to beat France, Netherlands thump Belgium

Substitute Andreas Cornelius scored twice as Denmark recovered from conceding to a brilliant Karim Benzema goal to beat France 2-1 on Friday in the UEFA Nations League.

Nations League: Spain, Portugal share spoils as Erling Haaland inspires Norway to win over Serbia
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Nations League: Spain, Portugal share spoils as Erling Haaland inspires Norway to win over Serbia

Focused on keeping Cristiano Ronaldo in check, Spain left another Portugal substitute completely unmarked to spoil the start of their bid to reach consecutive Nations League finals.

UEFA Nations League: Molineux Stadium to host England’s upcoming fixtures against Italy, Hungary
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UEFA Nations League: Molineux Stadium to host England’s upcoming fixtures against Italy, Hungary

The Molineux Stadium, the home of Premier League side Wolverhampton Wanderers, last hosted the England men's senior side in 1956.