For the German national team, the year 2018 draws a truly grim record: in addition to two draws and only three wins, there are six defeats. The logical consequence was the embarrassing elimination at the World Cup in Russia. But now the next shame threatens for the scolded German footballer heart: the descent from the UEFA Nations League. High time to explain this contest again before the last match for Germany against the Netherlands in a few weeks.
What is the Nations League?
The UEFA Nations League is a football tournament between the 55 men’s teams of UEFA member associations.
Why was the Nations League launched?
Already 7 years ago the planning for the tournament began. Cause were complaints from some member associations about the decreasing importance of friendly matches due to their high number.