The Dutch suffered a 2-1 loss to France.
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
The UEFA Nations League could not have timed its inaugural matchday better with freshly crowned world champions France in the midst of gripping action in the race for the new continental title.To be held every two years, it features all 55 of Europe's national teams divided into four leagues that are themselves split into four groups of three, to be played between September and November."I really like the competition," said Germany coach Joachim Loew, whose team drew 0-0 in their League A clash against France last Thursday.For European heavyweights the Netherlands and Italy, the Nations League could not come sooner as a return to competition was important to both sides after failing to qualify for the World Cup.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE