England given Wales showdown at Euro 2016

A monitor shows all the groups after the final draw of the UEFA Euro 2016 football tournament in Paris on December 12, 2015England and Wales will meet at Euro 2016 after Saturday’s draw in Paris for next year’s 24-team finals paired them together in Group B, while world champions Germany can look forward to meeting neighbours Poland. The British rivals were drawn alongside Fabio Capello’s former team Russia and tournament debutants Slovakia, and will meet each other in their second match in the northern city of Lens on June 16. “It will be an incredible atmosphere,” said England manager Roy Hodgson, who will need no introductions to the Welsh side.

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