Portman Road date for England

HISTORY will be made at Portman Road next season when England come to town.I understand the Football Association are planning to stage a senior international in Ipswich for the very first time.

By Mel Henderson

HISTORY will be made at Portman Road next season when England come to town.

I understand the Football Association are planning to stage a senior international in Ipswich for the very first time.

And, if all goes well in the Far East this summer, skipper David Beckham and his colleagues could be parading the World Cup in front of a 30,000 capacity crowd.

Once the soccer jamboree in South Korea and Japan is over, Sven Goran Eriksson and his players will turn their attention to the qualifying campaign for the European Championship.

More later…