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England caught off-guard by friendlies

April 11, 2013
By Richard Jolly
Roy Hodgson has revealed that England were caught unawares by Chelsea and Manchester City's decision to schedule two May friendlies in the United States, just days before the national team play their summer fixtures.

England have arranged friendlies against the Republic of Ireland at Wembley on May 29 and versus Brazil in Rio on June 2.

But before then, the reigning European and English champions will clash in St Louis on May 23 and New York two days later.

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