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When Palace's Internationals Are In Action

30 May 2018

As the excitement increases ahead of next month’s World Cup finals in Russia, a host of Palace players will be in action for their countries during the next few weeks.

As well as Wayne Hennessey who has already played for Wales against Mexico, six other Eagles could line up for their nations, with Luka Milivojevic, Chung-yong Lee and Christian Benteke hoping to impress their respective international managers and book their places on the plane to Russia.

Meanwhile, Patrick van Aanholt and Alexander Sørloth are building up to the inaugural UEFA Nations League which starts in the autumn, and Will Donkin’s Chinese Taipei are participating in a four-team tournament in India as they look to continue their rapid rise up the FIFA World Rankings.

Full list of Palace’s internationals' fixtures (all times BST)

Thursday 31st May
Slovakia v Holland (Van Aanholt)
Friendly, Trnava – 7.45pm

Friday 1st June
South Korea (Lee) v Bosnia and Herzegovina
Friendly, Jeonju – 12pm

Saturday 2nd June
India v Chinese Taipei (Donkin)
Intercontinental Cup, Mumbai – 2.30am

Belgium (Benteke) v Portugal
Friendly, Brussels – 7.45pm

Iceland v Norway (Sørloth)
Friendly, Reykjavik – 9pm

Monday 4th June
World Cup squads to be finalised by this date

Italy v Holland (Van Aanholt)
Friendly, Turin – 7.45pm

Serbia (Milivojevic) v Chile
Friendly, Graz (Austria) – 8pm

Wednesday 6th June
New Zealand v Chinese Taipei (Donkin)
Intercontinental Cup, Mumbai – 2.30am

Norway (Sørloth) v Panama
Friendly, Oslo – 6pm

Belgium (Benteke) v Egypt
Friendly, Brussels – 7.45pm

Thursday 7th June
South Korea (Lee) v Honduras
Friendly, Innsbruck (Austria) – 8.10pm

Saturday 9th June
Kenya v Chinese Taipei (Donkin)
Intercontinental Cup, Mumbai – 2.30am

Serbia (Milivojevic) v Bolivia
Friendly, Graz (Austria) – 6pm

Monday 11th June
South Korea (Lee) v Senegal
Friendly, Salzberg (Austria) – 9pm

Belgium (Benteke) v Costa Rica
Friendly, Brussels – 7.45pm


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