Portugal vs Netherlands: Preview and Team News

What is it?
The Nations League final, in Porto, between hosts Portugal and Holland.

Portugal progressed to the final thanks to a 3-1 victory over Switzerland, courtesy of a Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick.

And Holland advanced to face Portugal following a 3-1 win over England.

The overall winner DOES NOT receive automatic qualification for Euro 2020, but does get prize money of around £9.3 million.

When is it?
Sunday June 9, 2019.

What time is kick-off?
7.45pm (BST).

What TV channel is it on?
Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Football, both from 7pm.

What is the format?
If the scores are level at the end of normal time then there is extra time, when teams are permitted a fourth substitution. If the scores are still level after the additional 30 minutes, it goes to a penalty shoot-out. Goal-line technology and VAR will be utilised throughout.

What does the winner get?
Before we get into money, there’s the not-so-small matter of a 71cm-tall sterling silver trophy (see below).

The prize money on offer is as follows:

€10.5m (£9.3m) Winners

€9m (£8m) Runners-up

€8m (£7.1m) Third place

€7m (£6.2m) Fourth place