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Euro 2024 draw LIVE! England meet Denmark while Scotland handed tough test against Germany

Euro 2024 draw LIVE! England meet Denmark while Scotland handed tough test against Germany

Hosts Germany will face Scotland in the opening match of Euro 2024 in Munich following the draw on Saturday, while defending Champions Italy have been drawn in the same group as Spain.

The Germans, three-times winners, will kick off the one-month tournament in Munich on June 14, with the final on July 14 in Berlin's Olympic stadium.

The draw was held at the Elbphilharmonie concert hall in Hamburg, one of the 10 host cities of the tournament.

Germany will also face Hungary and Switzerland in Group A.

Italy face a tough task in defending their title, drawn in Group B where they will face Spain, Croatia and Albania.

France and the Netherlands will face each other again after coming through the qualifying campaign in the same group, drawn in Group D alongside Austria and the winner of playoff A.

England, beaten finalists in Euro 2020, are in Group C alongside Denmark, Slovenia and Serbia.

Group E sees Belgium take on Romania, Slovakia and the winners of playoff B, while Group F features Portugal, Turkey, Czech Republic and the playoff C winners.

The hosts qualified automatically and 20 teams advanced through the European qualifiers. Three teams are still unknown and will come through the playoffs in March.

The top two in each of the six Euro 2024 groups proceed to the round of 16 along with the four best third-placed finishers.

Euro 2024 draw latest news

  • Euro 2024 draw in full

  • England at Euro 2024: All you need to know

  • Southgate responds to England's draw

  • England's potential path to the final

Good night!

20:10 , Jonathan Gorrie

Thank you for joining Standard Sport's LIVE coverage of the Euro 2024 draw.

Find our report, reaction and analysis below!

Euro 2024: England's potential route to the final in Germany

20:09 , Jonathan Gorrie

England look to have a relatively forgiving path to the Euro 2024 knockout stages.

Gareth Southgate has vowed not to “underestimate” his opponents in the group stage but admitted the Three Lions avoided some of the more dangerous names in the lower pots.

All of Croatia, Italy and the Netherlands landed in other groups, with England scheduled to play Serbia, Denmark and Slovenia.

Click here to see their potential path to the final!

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Southgate warns England not to underestimate group stage at Euro 2024

19:54 , Jonathan Gorrie

Gareth Southgate vowed not to “underestimate” England's opponents at Euro 2024 but admitted the draw landed reasonably favourably.

The Three Lions manager watched on in Hamburg as his side were drawn in Group C against Slovenia, Serbia and Denmark for next summer’s European Championships in Germany.

They avoided Croatia, Italy and the Netherlands in a relatively forgiving draw.

Read the full story here!

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Euro 2024 draw: All you need to know about England's campaign

19:26 , Jonathan Gorrie

England have discovered what awaits them at Euro 2024.

Gareth Southgate’s side have been drawn in Group C alongside Slovenia, Serbia and Denmark for the tournament in Germany next summer.

While each of their opponents are there on merit, there is little doubting the Three Lions have avoided disaster. Croatia, the Netherlands and Italy were just some of the teams they could have drawn.

Click here for all the details!

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Euro 2024 draw in full

18:16 , Jonathan Gorrie

England were handed a favourable draw ahead of Euro 2024.

Gareth Southgate’s side are one of the favourites for the tournament in Germany and will be widely expected to progress from a group also containing Slovenia, Serbia and Denmark.

The Three Lions will avoid playing another group winner until the semi-final stage should they top Group C.

Read the full story here!

Euro 2024 draw: Group F

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Turkey, Play-off winner C, Portugal, Czech Republic.

Euro 2024 draw: Group E

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Belgium, Slovakia, Romania, Play-off winner B.

Euro 2024 draw: Group D

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Play-off winner A, Netherlands, Austria, France.

Euro 2024 draw: Group C

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Slovenia, Denmark, Serbia, England.

Euro 2024 draw: Group B

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Spain, Croatia, Italy and Albania,

Euro 2024 draw: Group A

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Switzerland, Germany, Scotland and Hungary.

Euro 2024 draw: Onto pot 3

17:47 , Jonathan Gorrie

Italy and the play-off winners will be in this pot.

Euro 2024 draw: Group F

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Czech Republic join Turkey and Portugal.

Euro 2024 draw: Group E

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Slovakia join Belgium and Romania.

Euro 2024 draw: Group D

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Netherlands will join France and Austria.

Euro 2024 draw: Group C

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Slovenia join Denmark and England.

Euro 2024 draw: Group B

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Croatia in with Spain and Albania.

Euro 2024 draw: Group A

17:42 , Jonathan Gorrie

Scotland join Hungary and Germany.

Euro 2024 draw: Onto pot 3!

17:41 , Jonathan Gorrie

Racing through the draw. Scotland fans, be ready.

Euro 2024 draw: Group F

17:40 , Jonathan Gorrie

Turkey and Portugal.

Euro 2024 draw: Group E

17:40 , Jonathan Gorrie

Belgium are joined by Romania.

Euro 2024 draw: Austria in Group D with France

17:40 , Jonathan Gorrie

D3 for Ralf Rangnick's side.

Euro 2024: Denmark in England's group

17:39 , Jonathan Gorrie

A tough one for Gareth Southgate's side.

Euro 2024 draw: Albania join Spain in Group B

17:38 , Jonathan Gorrie

Spain will meet Albania in the group stage.

Euro 2024: Onto pot 2!

17:37 , Jonathan Gorrie

Hungary will join Germany in Group A.

Euro 2024: Portugal in Group F

17:35 , Jonathan Gorrie

F1 for Portugal.

Euro 2024 draw: Belgium in Group E

17:35 , Jonathan Gorrie

E1 for Belgium,

Euro 2024 draw: France in Group D

17:34 , Jonathan Gorrie

They will be D4.

Euro 2024 draw: Group C

17:33 , Jonathan Gorrie

England will be in C4! If they win their group, they will not meet another group winner until the semi-final.

Euro 2024 draw: Group B up first

17:32 , Jonathan Gorrie

Spain will be in Group B.

Euro 2024 draw: Here we go!

17:32 , Jonathan Gorrie

We are starting with Pot 1.

Euro 2024 draw: The great and the good on stage

17:20 , Jonathan Gorrie

The likes of David Silva, Tomas Rosicky, Brian Laudrup and Steve McManaman have joined Buffon on stage for the draw.

Euro 2024: Here comes Gigi Buffon

17:15 , Jonathan Gorrie

The Italian legend is here to do the draw.

Euro 2024 draw: The songs are over!

17:14 , Jonathan Gorrie

The pre-draw music has stopped. We MAY actually be approaching the action.

Euro 2024 draw: We are underway!

17:08 , Jonathan Gorrie

Well, the seemingly endless amount of UEFA pomp and ceremony to come first...

Euro 2024 draw: Almost there!

16:53 , Jonathan Gorrie

It's time to get excited.

Supporters can soon start thinking up their plans for a summer in Germany, with the draw due to take place shortly.

Euro 2024 draw: Gareth Southgate arrives!

16:31 , Jonathan Gorrie

Ahead of what has been widely tipped to be his last tournament as England manager, Gareth Southgate has arrived in Hamburg.

Euro 2024 draw: The stars of qualifying

16:14 , Jonathan Gorrie

Some notable numbers from the qualifying process.

Euro 2024 draw: Gareth Southgate issues England selection warning

15:38 , Jonathan Gorrie

Gareth Southgate says he cannot afford to select players who are not fully fit in his Euro 2024 squad, and admitted he favours those who can play in multiple positions.

England can only name 23 players in their squad for next summer’s European Championship in Germany, having previously taken 26 to both the Euro 2020 tournament and 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Southgate named players who were returning from injury in his squads for both tournaments, with Harry Maguire and Jordan Henderson selected for Euro 2020 and then Kyle Walker last winter, despite the trio missing the opening games as they fully shook off lingering issues.

Euro 2024 rivals will fear England, insists Ollie Watkins: 'We have that scare factor'

15:19 , Jonathan Gorrie

England will be feared at the Euros next summer despite their struggles against Malta and North Macedonia, says striker Ollie Watkins.

Gareth Southgate’s side rounded off their Euro 2024 qualification campaign with an uninspiring 1-1 draw here in Skopje on Monday night, having also laboured to a drab 2-0 win over Malta at Wembley on Friday. But the result ensured England will be among the top seeds when the draw for the Euros takes place on December 2.

They will be among the favourites in Germany next summer, and Watkins insists rival nations will be “scared” of them.

“I think we are in really good shape,” said Aston Villa striker Watkins, who was handed a rare start in place of Harry Kane against Macedonia but endured a frustrating night."

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(Action Images via Reuters)

Euro 2024 draw: England in a race against time to secure top training base

15:08 , Jonathan Gorrie

England are in a race to secure one of Germany's best training camps for Euro 2024 next summer, with manager Gareth Southgate insistent on a private training base to avoid a repeat of the Baden-Baden fiasco at the 2006 World Cup.

The late-night partying and lack of regard for locals from England fans as well as many of the players’ wives, girlfriends and families turned England’s stay in the Black Forest spa town during Germany ’06 into somewhat of a farce.

England and the FA have opted for more serene, countryside training camps away from supporters and families since then. While Fabio Capello banned players’ families from seeing his squad at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, Southgate has permitted it in a controlled way during his tenure, and will do so again.

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Euro 2024 draw: Who is in the play-offs?

15:03 , Jonathan Gorrie

Path A

  • Poland vs Estonia

  • Wales vs Finland

Path B

  • Israel vs Iceland

  • Bosnia-Herzegovina vs Ukraine

Path C

  • Georgia vs Luxembourg

  • Greece vs Kazakhstan

Play-off finals

  • Path A: Wales/Finland vs Poland/Estonia

  • Path B: Bosnia-Herzegovina/Ukraine vs Israel/Iceland

  • Path C: Georgia/Luxembourg vs Greece/Kazakhstan

Euro 2024 draw: England's best and worst case scenarios for group stage

15:00 , Jonathan Gorrie

England will learn their group-stage opponents for next summer's European Championship when the Euro 2024 draw takes place at Hamburg's Elbphilharmonie concert hall today.

The Three Lions breezed through qualifying unbeaten and it is a measure of their progress under Gareth Southgate that nothing short of winning next summer's Euros will be considered a success in what is expected to be the manager's final tournament.

As one the five group winners with the most points in qualifying, England are one of six top seeds for the tournament, joining hosts Germany in Pot 1 along with France, Belgium, Portugal and Spain.

Read the full breakdown here!

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Euro 2024: When will tournament be played?

14:34 , Jonathan Gorrie

Group stage: June 14 - June 26

Round of 16: June 29 - July 2

Quarter-finals: July 5/July 6

Semi-finals: July 9/July 10

Final: July 14

Euro 2024 draw: Confirmed pots and seeds

14:33 , Jonathan Gorrie

Pot 1

  • Germany (hosts)

  • Portugal

  • France

  • Spain

  • Belgium

  • England

Pot 2

  • Hungary

  • Turkey

  • Romania

  • Denmark

  • Albania

  • Austria

Pot 3

  • Netherlands

  • Scotland

  • Croatia

  • Slovenia

  • Slovakia

  • Czech Republic

Pot 4

  • Italy

  • Serbia

  • Switzerland

  • Play-off winner A

  • Play-off winner B

  • Play-off winner C

Euro 2024 draw today: TV channel and live stream

14:33 , Jonathan Gorrie

TV channel: The draw will be broadcast in full for free on BBC Two, with coverage beginning at 5.15pm GMT.

Live stream: The draw will be broadcast for free via BBC iPlayer, the BBC Sport website and Uefa’s website, YouTube and social media channels.

Live blog: You can follow the draw as it happens via Standard Sport’s live blog.

Welcome

14:20 , Jonathan Gorrie

Good afternoon and welcome to Standard Sport's LIVE coverage of the Euro 2024 group stage draw today.

The draw takes place in Hamburg and will begin at 5.15pm GMT.

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