Date set for Republic v England

Published Tuesday, 08 April 2014
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The Republic of Ireland will host England for a friendly next summer.

Date set for Republic v England
Republic boss Martin O'Neill and Roy Keane. (© Getty)

The fixture is slated for 7 June at the Aviva Stadium, a joint announcement by the Football Association of Ireland and the Football Association said on Tuesday afternoon.

It will be the first time England have played in Dublin since the friendly in 1995 which had to abandoned after 27 minutes amid crowd trouble.

The game will take place ahead of the Republic's Euro 2016 qualifier against Scotland on 13 June and a week before England face Slovenia in their qualifier.

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Jim in Dublin wrote (255 days ago):
Bolt down the seats, should be fun!!
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