2017 England International Fixtures Released
Dates For Your Diaries: South Africa And West Indies 2017 International Fixtures At Emirates Old Trafford Confirmed
ENGLAND’S INTERNATIONAL fixtures at Emirates Old Trafford in 2017 against South Africa and the West Indies have now been confirmed and supporters can register their interest for these matches.
England v South Africa
South Africa visit Emirates Old Trafford for what could be the decisive match in a four-game Investec Test series. The Fourth Investec Test will take place between Friday 4 August and Tuesday 8 August 2017. It will be the first time South Africa have played a Test match in Manchester since 1998 when they drew with England.
England v West Indies
ICC World T20 Champions, West Indies, will commence their Royal London One-Day International series with a Day/Night fixture at Emirates Old Trafford on Tuesday 19 September 2017. England ran out winners by nine runs during the last ODI between both nations at Old Trafford in 1991.
Former England and Lancashire start David ‘Bumble’ Lloyd said: “It’s been a long while since Emirates Old Trafford has hosted South Africa and the West Indies but I’m certain the fans will be really looking forward to both these games next year.
“South Africa will be a good challenge for England whilst the West Indies will be looking to entertain the crowds with their positive brand in white ball cricket.
“I think the spectators will be in for a real treat.”
Chief Executive of Lancashire County Cricket Club, Daniel Gidney, added: “It’s been a while since we’ve hosted South Africa and the West Indies but we are certainly looking forward to welcoming them to Emirates Old Trafford.
“Whether you want to watch the game with your family, come along with your friends and have a few beers or to experience one of our high end hospitality packages, international cricket at Emirates Old Trafford is a great occasion for everybody.
“With live, world-class action on the pitch and a wide range of food and drink options and entertainment in our fantastic Foster’s Fan Village, make sure you sign up to receive all the latest information for our 2017 internationals.”
Register for Ticket Updates
Supporters can sign up to register their interest and be first in the queue to receive information on both these fixtures.