Frankfurt / Main (dpa) - The program for the restart of the national football team after a break of almost ten months is complete.

The team of national coach Joachim Löw will play two test matches on October 7th in Cologne against Turkey and on November 11th in Leipzig against the Czech Republic. The German Football Association announced.

Both games are integrated into the official term of the European association UEFA. "I'm really looking forward to the games and of course hope that we can play in front of an audience again in autumn," said Löw. The national team starts after the Corona compulsory break on September 3 in Stuttgart against Spain in the new Nations League. In 2020 there will be five more games in this competition.

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