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Recently-minted world champions Germany will be back in the football stage as they face Scotland for the Euro 2016 qualifiers. Manager Joachim Low has said after their FIFA win that they want to emulate Spain's dominance who won the FIFA World Cup in 2010 and the European championships in 2012. They'll start this campaign against Scotland. Will it be a smooth win for them? Match is on September 8, 02:45 (GMT+8).
Romania's FIFA ambitions were easily crushed after they were beaten by Greece in the FIFA World Cup Qualifying play-offs. Romania succumbed to Pirate Ship last year via a 4-2 aggregate. The team will have a chance to avenge their foiled World Cup dream as they meet again for the Euro 2016 qualifiers. Greece had a good run during the World Cup. Will this extend to the Euro competition? Match is on September 08 at 02:45(GMT+8).
The past years were not kind to England. They finished fifth in Euro 2012 and didn't advance from the group stage of the 2014 World Cup. Redemption time for them starts against Switzerland, a team slowly making their way to the top. Despite failing to qualify in Euro 2012, the Swiss went on to have a good run during the 2014 World Cup. Match is on September 9 at 02:45 (GMT+8).
Liverpool have been busy during the transfer window following the exit of Luis Suarez. Liverpool’s defense is still up to par so far, and they are hoping Mario Balotelli could make up for what they lack last year, and for what they lost with Suarez now gone, as they face Tottenham Hotspur on August 31, 20:30(GMT+8). Liverpool thrashed Tottenham, 0-5, during their last visit at White Hart Lane. Can Brendan Rodgers' side repeat this performance?
Fiorentina are upbeat on their chances in Serie A after a string of pre-season victories, including one against Real Madrid. In their opener against AS Roma, coach Vincenzo Montella hopes to continue their great form. The task won't come easy though as Roma parade many new players led by Juan Iturbe and Seydou Keita. Fiorentina have an additional motivation as they haven't won against Roma in a while. Match is on August 31, 02:45 (GMT+8).