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Month: July 2004

England’s route to Germany

According to this BBC report, England kick off their home campaign to qualify for the 2006 World Cup on 9 Oct 2004 against Wales at Old Trafford. Prior to that there will be away games against Austria and Poland. Check out this BBC article for a full list of fixtures.

The other nations in the group are N Ireland, Azerbaijan, Austria and Poland.

The Ball 2018 left England on 25th March 2018 and travelled to the World Cup in Russia.

The Ball 2014 kicked off from England on 9th Jan 2014 and headed to the World Cup in Brazil.

The Ball 2010 left England on 24th Jan 2010 headed to the Opening Ceremony in Johannesburg, South Africa.

The Ball 2006 travelled from London to the Opening Ceremony in Munich, Germany.

The Ball 2002 was carried 7000 miles across Europe and Asia to the World Cup finals in Korea & Japan.