Turkey plan friendlies in Germany

Turkey will compete in a series of three friendly matches in Germany next month as part of their final preparations for UEFA EURO 2008.

The Turks will take on Slovakia on 20 May in Bielefeld, Uruguay on 25 May in Bochum and Finland four days later in Duisburg.

Turkey are drawn in Group A at the European Championships which start on 7 June with co-hosts Switzerland, Czech Republic and Portugal.