OXFORD United’s final game in Ireland next week will kick off early if England reach the World Cup semi-final.

Karl Robinson’s side finish their pre-season camp with a friendly against University College Dublin next Wednesday.

The game at the UCD Bowl is due to start at 6.45pm, clashing with the second semi-final in Russia.

As a result, the U’s have provisionally arranged with their hosts to kick-off at 5pm if England beat Sweden in the last-eight on Saturday.


  • Mon, Jul 9: Portmarnock AFC (7.15pm)
  • Tues, Jul 10: Longford (7.45pm)
  • Wed, Jul 11: UCD (5/7pm*)

* Depending on England’s result in World Cup quarter-final