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Army Game this Saturday!

15 May 2013

Update on Madejski Stadium events

A summer of fantastic summer events at Madejski Stadium is just around the corner! Here's the latest on what will be hosted at Madejski Stadium...

to buy ticketsclick hereFA ARMY GAME - Saturday 18th May 2013 -
On Saturday 18th May 2013 the Royals will be celebrating 125 years of football in the Army by hosting a game between the troops and a team of FA Legends. 

In a unique game of youth versus experience, the England manager, Roy Hodgson, has agreed to manage the squad of selected stars whilst Three Lions U21s coach Stuart Pearce takes charge of the Army team for the day. Jens Lehmann, Gary Neville, Gareth Southgate, Paul Merson, Ledley King, Matt Le Tissier and Dietmar Hamann have already been confirmed as players for the FA Legends side. 

Former Manchester United man Gary Neville said he's excited for the clash, "I'm looking forward to it because it's doing good things, that's the most important thing. I just hope I can get through it the best I can!" Click here to watch Neville's full interview or scroll down to the bottom of the story.

Roy Hodgson added, "It will be a good occasion and a nice opportunity for us to pay tribute to the Army and what all of these men by often putting their lives at risk. I haven't selected their group of players - I want to make that clear - in case we get hammered by this super-fit army team! Click here to watch his interview.

Parking is available at Madejski Stadium for just £5.

Sunday 26th May - Soccer Six - Madejski Stadium is set to host the southern leg of this year's Celebrity Soccer Six football tournament! Click here

 Saturday 1st June - Allstarz Summer Party! Jessie J headlines Madejski Stadium's first live concert since 2006 - JLS perform for one of the last times ever - and WILEY has been confirmed!

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