England to face Bulgaria in opener

25 March 2010 02:37
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.

Source: ESA