The inaugural edition of UEFA Nations League kicks off on Thursday with the first match being played between France and Germany. France are of course the defending 2018 World Champions, while Germany are in rebuilding mode. Joachim Low’s side – now without Mesut Ozil – will look to make a real statement of intent against the 2018 winners in Russia. Also Read - “Thought I Could Drink My Pee Pee,” Manchester United Midfielder Paul Pogba Mistakes Apple Juice For Urine

Ozi had decided to retire from international football following Germany’s embarrassing showing at the prestigious quadrennial event held in Russia. The then-reigning world champs failed to escape from their group for the first time since 1938. And Ozil had released an emotional three-part explanation of his decision, accusing the German FA of racism in the aftermath of a picture with Turkey president Recep Erdogan before the World Cup. Also Read - Manchester United's Paul Pogba to Undergo Operation in Fresh Injury Setback



Germany will be hosting France at the Allianz Arena on Thursday evening at 7:45 pm (12:15 am IST) Also Read - Manchester United Would Even Ruin Maradona, Pele And Maldini: Super Agent Mino Raiola

All you need to know about the Germany vs France match at the UEFA Nations League:



When is Germany vs France opening match in the UEFA Nations League?

The Germany vs France match in the UEFA Nations League is on Friday, September 7, 2018, in India.

What time does Germany vs France opening match in the UEFA Nations League start?

The Germany vs France match in the UEFA Nations League starts at 12:15 AM IST.

Where is Germany vs France opening match in the UEFA Nations League being played?

The Germany vs France match in the UEFA Nations League is being played at the Allianz Arena in Munich, Germany.

Which channel will telecast the Germany vs France opening match in the UEFA Nations League?

The Germany vs France match in the UEFA Nations League match will be aired live on Sony Ten 2.

How to watch the live streaming of Germany vs France opening match in the UEFA Nations League?

The live streaming of Germany vs France match in the UEFA Nations League will be available on Sony LIV, Jio TV and Airtel TV.

What are the Germany and France squads for the UEFA Nations League opener?

Germany: Manuel Neuer, Marc-Andre ter Stegen Jerome Boateng, Matthias Ginter, Mats Hummels, Thilo Kehrer, Joshua Kimmich, Antonio Rudiger, Nico Schulz, Niklas Sule, Jonathan Tah,  Ilkay Gundogan, Leon Goretzka, Toni Kroos, Leroy Sane, Marco Reus, Julian Brandt, Julian Draxler, Kai Havertz, Thomas Muller, Nils Petersen, Timo Werner

France: Alphonse Areola, Benoit Costil, Benjamin Lecomte, Lucas Hernandez, Presnel Kimpembe, Benjamin Mendy, Benjamin Pavard, Adil Rami, Djibril Sibide, Samuel Umtiti, Raphael Varane, N’Golo Kante, Blaise Matuidi, Steven N’Zonzi, Paul Pogba, Corentin Tolisso, Ousmane Dembele, Nabil Fekir, Olivier Giroud, Antoine Griezmann, Thomas Lemar, Kylian Mbappe, Florent Thauvin