Three of England's Euro 2012 qualifying games will take place on a Friday, including both matches against Bulgaria, following UEFA's draw for the Group G encounters.
Fabio Capello's team kick off their campaign at home to Bulgaria on September 3 before facing Switzerland four days later.
They have a match against Montenegro in October before their crunch encounter against Wales in March 2011.
Three months later they tackle the Swiss at Wembley and start their 2011-12 campaign with an away clash against Bulgaria in early September.
In the same month they have a return game against Wales to look forward to before ending their qualifiers away to Montenegro on October 7.
Euro 2012 fixture schedule, Group G:
Friday 3 September, England v Bulgaria
Tuesday 7 September, Switzerland v England
Tuesday 12 October, England v Montenegro
Saturday 26 March 2011, Wales v England
Saturday 4 June 2011, England v Switzerland
Friday 2 September 2011, Bulgaria v England
Tuesday 6 September 2011, England v Wales
Friday 7 October 2011, Montenegro v England.