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England v Austria – International Friendly
England play the first of two friendly matches as they warm-up for UEFA Euro 2020, playing at home to Austria. England last played at home to Austria in October 2005 in a 2006 FIFA World Cup qualifier, winning 1-0 at Old Trafford thanks to a penalty from Frank Lampard.
Where is England v Austria being played?
The match venue has been confirmed as Riverside Stadium in Middlesbrough, the first time England have played at the stadium since 2003. A full guide including history and travel information is available here.
How do I get tickets for England v Austria?
The latest ticket information for England fans on how to purchase tickets will be available on The FA website.
Airport: The closest international airport is Teesside International Airport, approximately 10 miles from Middlesbrough’s city centre. The airport only has a few flights across Europe and the United Kingdom. The larger Newcastle International Airport is approximately 37 miles away and has links to many European destinations, as well as Dubai and the Caribbean, whilst Leeds Bradford Airport is about 60 miles away.
Train: Middlesbrough railway station offers direct rail services to Darlington, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester Newcastle, Sunderland and York. The station is located just north of the city centre and it is possible to walk to the stadium in about 15 minutes, alternatively take the V1 bus with a journey time of just 5 minutes.
Further travel information is available on the Riverside Stadium guide.
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Last Updated on April 8, 2021 by Sports Tourist