Venue for Under-21s' play-off with Croatia confirmed

Tuesday 30 Sep 2014
The Under-21s travel to Croatia for their play-off second leg on Tuesday 14 October
The venue for the second leg of England Under-21s’ crucial play-off with Croatia next month has been confirmed.

Gareth Southgate’s side take on the Croats at Wolves’ Molineux home on Friday 10 October in the first leg of the tie, with both nations playing for a place in next summer’s Euro Finals.

Croatia v England

UEFA Euro U21 Championship
Play-off second leg
5pm, Tuesday 14 October 2014
Stadion HNK Cibalia, Vinkovci


And the Three Lions will head to the city of Vinkovci, situated in the far eastern corner of Croatia for the second leg on Tuesday 14 October. 

A 10,000 capacity stadium, the venue is the home of second tier club HNK Cibalia and will be where the tie is concluded for a spot at the finals in Czech Republic next July.

Away goals will count double after 90 minutes of the second leg and if the scoreline is level then extra-time will take place. If there are no goals during extra-time, then the game will be decided on penalties.

Kick-off in Vinkovci will be at 5pm (BST).

Tickets for the first leg at Molineux are on sale priced just £10 and £5. You can get yours via the Wolves Ticketline phone on 0871 222 1877 or buy online here.

There are also ticket deals for groups. FA Charter Standard clubs can book up to 25 tickets here, while other groups can buy up to 15 tickets for a reduced cost here.

By Nicholas Veevers Content Manager - FA Owned Channels