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Background
The UEFA Nations League was unanimously adopted at the XXXVIII Ordinary UEFA Congress in Astana on 27 March 2014.

The format for the second UEFA Nations League will again feature promotion and relegation. The 55 European national teams have been divided into four leagues in accordance with UEFA's first Nations League project.

UEFA increased the size of the top three tiers to sixteen countries - meaning each group will have four teams - and decreased the size of the bottom tier to seven. This season's reshuffle means none of the 12 countries relegated will actually have to drop divisions.

League A includes the top-ranked sides, including England, and League D includes the lowest.

Teams will be split into four groups of three, with the group winners then contesting the UEFA Nations League Finals (semi-finals, third-place match and final) in June 2021 to become the UEFA Nations League winners. One host country will be appointed in December 2020 from among the finalist teams.


The draw took place on 3 March 2020 at Beurs van Berlage Conference Centre in Amsterdam, Switzerland. League A was drawn by Luis Figo.
Fixtures were re-arranged on Friday, 26 June 2020, following the virus pandemic.

League A
Group 2

Team P W D L F A GD Pts
Belgium (F) 6 5 0 1 16 6 +10 15
  
Denmark 6 3 1 2 8 7 +1 10
England 6 3 1 2 7 4 +3 10
  
Iceland (R) 6 0 0 6 3 17 -14 0


Matches
5 September 2020
Iceland 0 England 1 [0-0]
Laugardalsvöllur, Reykjavík
Sterling (pen)

Kyle Walker Sverrir Ingi Ingason

Denmark 0 Belgium 2 [0-1]
Parken Stadion, København
Denayer, Mertens
8 September 2020
Belgium 5 Iceland 1 [2-1]
Stade Roi Baudouin, Bruxelles
Witsel, Batshuayi (2), Mertens, Doku
FriĆ°jonsson
Denmark 0 England 0 [0-0]
Parken Stadion, København
 
11 October 2020
England 2 Belgium 1 [1-1]
National Stadium, Wembley
Rashford (pen), Mount
Lukaka (pen)
Iceland 0 Denmark 3 [0-1]
Laugardalsvöllur, Reykjavík
Sigurjónsson OG, Eriksen, Skov
14 October 2020
England 0 Denmark 1 [0-1]
National Stadium, Wembley
Eriksen (pen)

Harry Maguire, Reece James

Iceland 1 Belgium 2 [1-2]
Laugardalsvöllur, Reykjavík
Sævarsson
Lukaka (2 (1 pen))
ENGLAND GROUP A SECURED
15 November 2020
Belgium 2 England 0 [2-0]
Stade Roi Baudouin, Bruxelles
Tielemens, Mertens
Denmark 2 Iceland 1 [1-0]
Parken Stadion, København
Eriksen (2 (1 pen)
Kjartansson
18 November 2020
Belgium 4 Denmark 2
Stade Roi Baudouin, Bruxelles
Tielemens, Lukaku (2), Du Bruyne
Wind, Chadli OG
England 4 Iceland 0 [2-0]
National Stadium, Wembley
Rice, Mount, Foden (2)
Birkir Már Sævarsson

other A groups
Group 1

Team P W D L F A GD Pts
Italy (F) 6 3 3 0 7 2 +5 12
  
Netherlands 6 3 2 1 7 4 +3 11
Poland 6 2 1 3 6 6 =0 7
  
Bosnia-Herzegovina (R) 6 0 2 4 3 11 -8 2

 


Group 3

Team P W D L F A GD Pts
France (F) 6 5 1 0 12 5 +7 16
  
Portugal 6 4 1 1 12 4 +8 13
Croatia 6 1 0 5 9 16 -7 3
  
Sweden (R) 6 1 0 5 5 13 -8 3

 


Group 4

Team P W D L F A GD Pts
Spain (F) 6 3 2 0 13 3 +10 11
  
Germany 6 2 3 1 10 13 -3 9
Ukraine 5 2 0 3 5 10 -5 6
  
Switzerland 5 0 3 2 6 8 -2 3

 




Notes Following the qualifying campaign that ended on 18 November 2020, Italy, Belgium, France and Spain qualified for the second Nations League Finals, to be held in October 2021, probably in Italy.
Bosnia & Herzegovina, Iceland, Sweden and either Ukraine or Switzerland were all relegated to League B, as Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary and Wales were all promoted from League B.

 

CG