List of friendlies to be played during Nations League

The full list of friendlies set to take place around the inaugural UEFA Nations League.

England will play Switzerland, who they beat twice in UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying
England will play Switzerland, who they beat twice in UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying ©Getty Images

UEFA has confirmed the friendly fixtures that will take place during the course of the 2018/19 UEFA Nations League.

The League Phase of the inaugural edition of the tournament will run from Thursday 6 September until Tuesday 20 November. The competition is made up of four leagues of either three or four-team groups. As a result, countries in three-team groups are available for friendlies during certain international windows. Below is a full list of the friendlies taking place during the UEFA Nations League 2018/19 League Phase:

Matchday one

UEFA Nations League explained
UEFA Nations League explained

Wednesday 5 September: Slovakia v Denmark
Thursday 6 September: Austria v Sweden, Netherlands v Peru, Portugal v Croatia
Friday 7 September: Scotland v Belgium

Matchday two

Sunday 9 September: Germany v Peru
Monday 10 September: Russia v Czech Republic
Tuesday 11 September: England v Switzerland, Northern Ireland v Israel, Poland v Republic of Ireland

Matchday three

The story behind the trophy
The story behind the trophy

Wednesday 10 October: Albania v Jordan, Italy v Ukraine
Thursday 11 October: Turkey v Bosnia and Herzegovina, Wales v Spain

Matchday four

Sunday 14 October: Scotland v Portugal
Monday 15 October: Croatia v Jordan
Tueday 16 October: Belgium v Netherlands, Denmark v Austria, Sweden v Slovakia

Matchday five

Listen to the Nations League anthem
Listen to the Nations League anthem

Wednesday 14 November: Switzerland v Qatar
Thursday 15 November: England v United States, Germany v Russia, Republic of Ireland v Northern Ireland, Poland v Czech Republic
TBC: Israel v TBC

Matchday six

Sunday 18 November: Spain v Bosnia and Herzegovina
Tuesday 20 November: Albania v Wales, Italy v United States, Ukraine v Turkey
TBC: Iceland v TBC

UEFA Nations League calendar

Matchday 1: 6–8 September 2018
Matchday 2: 9–11 September 2018
Matchday 3: 11–13 October 2018
Matchday 4: 14–16 October 2018
Matchday 5: 15–17 November 2018
Matchday 6: 18–20 November 2018
Finals draw: tbc
Finals: 5–9 June 2019
UEFA EURO 2020 play-off draw: 22 November 2019
UEFA EURO 2020 play-offs: 26–31 March 2020