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Spain Face Netherlands in a Friendly within Euro 2020 Warm-up

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Mahmoud Al Assal

Mon, 02 Dec 2019 20:21 GMT

Spain national football team announced Monday, December 2nd that they will play warm-up for Euro 2020 finals with playing a friendly against Netherlands in Amsterdam in March.

AFP reported that, Spain coach Luis Enrique revealed his team will play three friendlies ahead of the competition.

Reports in the Spanish media said that one of the three friendlies will be against Germany in Madrid in March, although it is still to be officially confirmed.

Luis Enrique announced his return to the Spain national team bench on November 19 replacing Robert Moreno as the March friendlies will be the first matches with Enrique, who resigned last June because his daughter Xana was suffering from bone cancer before she died in August.

Spain have been drawn in Group E of Euro 2020 finals alongside Poland, Sweden and a team to be decided in the play-offs in Bilbao.

Netherlands are in Group C with Austria, Ukraine and a play-off qualifier and will play three games in Amsterdam.


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