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France fine-tune preparations

Published: Wednesday 7 January 2004, 16.24CET
Defending champions France will take on Andorra as part of their preparations for UEFA EURO 2004™.
Published: Wednesday 7 January 2004, 16.24CET

France fine-tune preparations

Defending champions France will take on Andorra as part of their preparations for UEFA EURO 2004™.

France have arranged a friendly international against Andorra in Montpellier on 28 May as part of their preparations for their UEFA European Championship defence in Portugal.

Squad gathering
The match between the Pyrenean neighbours will be played at the end of the French squad's five-day stay in the Mediterranean resort of La Grande Motte. The sides last met in UEFA EURO 2000™ qualifying, with France winning 2-0 at home and 1-0 away.

Possible date
The French Football Federation also hopes to arrange a warm-up game against Ukraine on 6 June. France begin their UEFA EURO 2004™ campaign against England on Sunday 13 June in Lisbon.

Last updated: 07/01/04 17.03CET

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