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What time is Germany vs Scotland? Date and kick-off time for Euro 2024 opener

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Excitement is building as the Euro 2024 opener between Germany and Scotland kicks off the tournament on Friday. 

The hosts take on the Tartan Army to get this summer’s showpiece underway and Steve Clarke’s side are aiming for an early upset.

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Scotland are in Germany ready to open Euro 2024Credit: Getty

Scotland had a very strong qualification campaign and now want to translate that form into the group stages where they will face Germany, Switzerland and Hungary. 

Coming up against Julian Nagelsmann’s side will be tough though, with the hosts one of the favourites to go all the way on their home turf. 

Germany vs Scotland: Date and kick-off time

The Euro 2024 opener will take place on Friday, June 14. 

It will kick-off at 8pm and is being held at the Allianz Arena in Munich. 

Germany vs Scotland: talkSPORT coverage 

talkSPORT will have live coverage of the match presented by Adrian Durham.

Commentary will come from Joe Shennan and former Scotland striker Chris Iwelumo.

To tune in to talkSPORT or talkSPORT 2 through the website, click HERE for the live stream.

You can also listen via the talkSPORT app, on DAB digital radio, through your smart speaker and on 1089 or 1053 AM.

The game will also be shown on free-to-air ITV 1.

Germany are one of the favourites to win Euro 2024

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Germany are one of the favourites to win Euro 2024Credit: Getty

Germany vs Scotland: Team news 

Germany will have Kai Havertz leading the line after Nagelsmann confirmed the Arsenal man’s role.

Toni Kroos is certain to start as he plays in the final few games of his career following his announcement that he wil retire after the tournament. 

For Scotland, Andrew Robertson and Lawrence Shankland both raised concerns after picking up knocks in training, however, they are not expected to miss any action.

Che Adams should start up front with Shankland and youngster Tommy Conway waiting in the wings for an opportunity.

Scotland’s Euro 2024 fixtures

Friday, June 14

Matchday One: Germany vs Scotland (Munich, kick-off 8pm)

Wednesday, June 19

Matchday Two: Scotland vs Switzerland (Cologne, KO 8pm)

Sunday, June 23

Matchday Three: Scotland vs Hungary (Stuttgart, KO 8pm)

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