ENGLAND won’t be taking part in their house worldwide pleasant towards Switzerland at Wembley.
As an alternative, they’ll seem at Leicester Metropolis’s King Energy Stadium for less than the second time – fourth event the Three Lions’ conventional house won’t be used.
Have England performed away from Wembley Stadium earlier than?
The senior England workforce performed their first house sport away from Wembley Stadium in 29 years in June 1995 after they confronted Sweden at Leeds United’s Elland Street.
Since then, England have hosted fixtures at 13 different stadiums throughout the nation, together with Outdated Trafford, Anfield, Villa Park and the Stadium of Mild.
Between 2001 and 2007, England hosted 34 house video games away from Wembley Stadium whereas the brand new 90,000 capability floor was constructed.
England performed fixtures away from Wembley for the primary time in 9 years in a set of Euro 2016 warm-up clashes.
The Three Lions beat Turkey 2-1 on the Etihad Stadium, earlier than securing a win over Australia on the Stadium of Mild.
England travelled to Elland Street of their remaining house sport earlier than this summer time’s World Cup as they hosted Costa Rica.
Has the King Energy Stadium hosted an England sport earlier than?
Leicester Metropolis’s house floor final hosted an England conflict in June 2003 because the Three Lions secured a 2-1 pleasant win over Serbia and Montenegro.
The match noticed John Terry make his England debut, changing present England boss Gareth Southgate within the second-half.
There shall be a fan zone arrange in Leicester’s Jubilee Sq. from noon to 7pm at present which can see the looks of two Foxes stars in Tony Cottee and Bruno Berner.
Present England stars Jamie Vardy and Harry Maguire at present play for Leicester Metropolis on the King Energy Stadium within the Premier League.
May extra England video games be held across the nation?
Extra worldwide video games could possibly be held away from the long-lasting stadium if a proposed deal to promote the stadium goes forward.
Fulham and Jacksonville Jaguar proprietor Shahid Khan is known to be prepared to spend round £900m to buy the stadium.
If accomplished, the transfer may see extra NFL video games hosted at Wembley Stadium between the September and February NFL season.
The England nationwide facet would nonetheless play nearly all of video games at Wembley Stadium, however may face a big proportion of their autumn schedule moved elsewhere.