Rumours that USA, Germany, England and France to compete in 2016 Four Nations Tournament
USA to host Germany, England and France in a Four Nations tournament in 2016 around the same dates as the long-running Algarve Cup and Cyprus Cup?
Reports and excitement is building in anticipation of a new Four-nations tournament involving USA, Germany, England and France in early 2016.
Eurosport’s Romain Balland posted a teasing ‘tweet’ hinting of the competition:
USA, Allemagne, Angleterre et… France
— Romain Balland (@RomBalland) December 3, 2015
On Thursday we reported the list of teams to participate in the Algarve Cup 2016, with some significant changes to previous editions of the tournament, the number of teams reduced to eight being just one of them – The Rio 2016 Olympic qualifiers being a huge influencing factor. As well as the absence of current holders and regular competitors, USA…
Whilst we wait for an official confirmation of this Four Nations tournament, there are many questions to be answered. Will this be a regular annual competition? Will the number of participating teams increase? What will happen to the Algarve and Cyprus Cup?