UEFA Nations League LIVE: France vs Croatia and Sweden vs Portugal

UEFA NATIONS LEAGUE LIVE: Action from across Europe as France host Croatia, Belgium take on Iceland and Sweden welcome Portugal

  • League A Group 3: France vs Croatia and Sweden vs Portugal (KO 7:45pm )
  • UK viewers can watch Nations League action live on Sky Sports
  • Kylian Mbappe has been ruled out for Frannce after positive coronavirus test
  • Meanwhile, Cristiano Ronaldo returns to Portugal’s starting XI after toe infection 
  • Latest UEFA Nations League news, live action and results right here 
  • LIVE: Latest score from Denmark vs England and Belgium vs Iceland here 

France host Croatia in Tuesday night’s UEFA Nations League action as group A3 leaders Portugal visit Sweden.

France bagan their campaign with a 1-0 victory over Sweden, courtesy of Kylian Mbappe’s first-half goal at the Friends Arena in Stockholm. 

Meanwhile Portugal recorded an emphatic 4-1 win over Croatia at Estádio Do Dragão, with Joao Cancelo opening the scoring with a thunderbolt, followed by goals from Diog Jota and Joao Felix. 

Bruno Petkovic pulled one back in second-half stoppage time but Andre Silva netted a fourth with the final kick of the game as Fernando Santos’ side made a perfect start in Cristiano Ronaldo’s absence. 

Sportsmail’s TOM CALDON will provide live Nations League coverage including score, lineups and build-up. 

Host commentator

The action is now underway at the Stade de France, Friends Arena and Roi Baudouin Stadion.

Meanwhile in Group A2, Belgium host Iceland in Brussels. 

BELGIUM: Casteels; Meunier, Alderweireld, Denayer, Vertonghen; Witsel, De Bruyne, Hazard; Mertens, Doku, Batshuayi.

ICELAND: Olsen, Krafth, Helander, Jansson, Augustinsson, Kulusevski, Olsson, Svensson, Forsberg, Isak, Berg

Kylian Mbappe has been left out of Didier Deschamps’ squad to face Croatia. 

The forward tested positive for coronavirus in the days following his match-winning performance against Sweden.

FRANCE: Lloris, Hernandez, Llenglet, Upamecano, Nzonzi, Kante, Mendy, Sissoko, Griezmann, Martial, Ben Yedder. 

Subs: Fekir, Maignan, Giroud, Varane, Digne, Camavinga, Rabiot, Dubois, Kimpembe, Ikone, Costil 

 

CROATIA: Livakovic, Melnak, Caleta-Car, Lovren, Uremovic, Vlasic, Brozovic, Kovacic, Perisic, Kramaric, Rebic

Subs: Colak, Grbic, Budimir, Petkovic, Pasalic, Barisic, Brekalo, Vida, Badelj, Skoric, Sluga, Jedvaj

Cristiano Ronaldo features in the Portugal starting XI to face Sweden. 

The forward was sidelined during Saturday’s 4-1 victory over Croatia due to a toe infection.

SWEDEN: Olsen, Augustinsson, Jansson, Helander, Krafth, Forsberg, Svensson, Olsson, Kulusevski, Berg, Isak. 

Subs: Ekdal, Lustig, Nordfeldt, Sema, Andersson, Bengtsson, Holmen Quaison, Johnsson, Larsson, Guidetti, Svanberg

 

PORTUGAL: Lopes, Guerreiro, Dias, Pepe, Cancelo, Fernandes, Pereira, Moutinho, Ronaldo, Felix, Silva

Subs: Oliveira, Silva, Rui, Semedo, Patricio, Silva, Trincao, Jota, Duarte, Guedes, Fonte, Neves

Hello and welcome to Sportsmail’s coverage of the Nations League Group A3 action. 

We’ll bring you team news from Paris and Stockholm shortly.

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