Austria coach Franco Foda has reassured supporters his team will be ready for its Euro 2020 opener against North Macedonia after a disappointing 0-0 home draw with Slovakia in its final warm-up match on Sunday.
The result means Austria has won one of its last six games — a 3-1 win over Faroe Islands in March — and has not scored for over 300 minutes, leaving fans unconvinced of its chances in Group C where it also face Netherlands and Ukraine.
Austria, who finished bottom of its group at Euro 2016, meet North Macedonia in Bucharest on Sunday – enough time to be properly prepared and raring to go, according to Foda.
“Our mood will rise day by day and we will be ready for the duel with North Macedonia, I am convinced of that,” he told reporters.
Foda felt they had been unlucky not to have ended their goal drought in Sunday’s clash as both Florian Grillitsch and Marko Arnautovic…