Big football games


Thursday, August 20 – 1942
The Football League have arranged four representative games with Services sides next season. They are: October 17, v Northern Command, in the North; November 28, v Western Command (venue to be fixed); January 23, v South Eastern Command, at Aldershot; February 13, v Eastern Command, at Ipswich.

A Football League XI will meet the Scottish League, but the date and venue have to be agreed.

Revised arrangements by the Football Association are: September 26, Wales v RAF, at Swansea; October 24, England v Wales, at Wolverhampton; November 21, FA XI v RAF, at Stoke; December 5, RAF v Scotland XI, at Newcastle; December 26, Army v RAF, at Leeds; February 20, Scotland v England, Army international, at Hampden Park; March 6, RAF v Civil Defence (venue to be fixed); May 8, Wales v England, at Cardiff.
(Liverpool Daily Post, 20-08-1942)

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