England-Netherlands football friendly in February

Last Updated: Saturday, December 3, 2011 - 18:18

London: England will face the Netherlands in a football friendly at Wembley Stadium here Feb 29, the English Football Association has confirmed.

The match was originally planned for August but was called off after a series of riots in England.

It will be the 19th meeting of the two sides, with England having won five and drawn nine of their previous encounters.


First Published: Saturday, December 3, 2011 - 18:18

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