England vs Austria 2021: what TV channel is football friendly on and how to live stream Euro 2020 warm up game

Gareth Southgate’s England face Austria in the first of two friendlies for the Three Lions at Middlesbrough’s Riverside Stadium

England will step up preparations for the upcoming Euro 2020 tournament when they take on Austria in a friendly match.

Middlesbrough's Riverside Stadium will be the venue for the first of two international friendlies for Gareth Southgate's Three Lions this week.

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It comes shortly after the conclusion of the Premier League campaign and just days following the Europa League and Champions League finals.

Gareth Southgate has announced his final 26 man England squad for the Euros which includes Trent Alexander-Arnold among four recognised right-backs. (Pic: Getty Images)

Southgate has announced his final 26 man squad for the Euros which includes Trent Alexander-Arnold among four recognised right-backs.

Harry Maguire and Jordan Henderson also got the nod despite their respective injury concerns for a tournament which begins on 11 June 2021.

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England face Croatia in their first group match of the European Championships on 13 June before Scotland (18 June) and Czech Republic (22 June).

England's route to knockout stages at Euro 2020. Graphic: JPIMedia.

But before then England will come up against an Austrian team, managed by Franco Foda, who have also qualified for the summer football tournament.

Austria will kick off their Euro 2020 campaign against North Macedonia (13 June), before coming up against the Netherlands (17 June) and Ukraine (21 June).

When is England vs Austria?

England play their first of two international friendly fixtures ahead of the Euro 2020 tournament on Wednesday 2 June 2021, against Austria.

What time does England vs Austria kick off?

The England vs Austria fixture will kick off at 8pm (BST).

Where is England vs Austria being held?

Middlesbrough's Riverside Stadium will host the friendly match between England vs Austria.

England are based at Rockliffe, the home of the Championship club, prior to the start of the Euro 2020 tournament.

What channel is England vs Austria on?

UK viewers wanting to get a feel for how England's preparations for the delayed Euro 2020 tournament is going can watch the match for free on ITV.

England vs Austria will be shown on ITV1 from 7.30pm on 2 June.

How can I live stream England vs Austria?

The friendly fixture will also be available to live stream on TV and other digital platforms such as mobile phones and tablets via the ITV Hub.

England vs Austria odds

England are favourites to win the Euro 2020 warm up match against Austria, with Gareth Southgate's side tipped at 4/9 to take a friendly victory.

A draw could be worth a punt at 3/1 while opponents Austria are at 6/1 with many of the online bookies. All odds are correct at the time of writing.

England 26 man squad for Euro 2020

Goalkeepers: Dean Henderson (Man Utd), Sam Johnstone (West Brom), Jordan Pickford (Everton)

Defenders: John Stones (Man City), Luke Shaw (Man Utd), Harry Maguire (Man Utd), Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool), Kyle Walker (Man City), Tyrone Mings (Aston Villa), Reece James (Chelsea), Conor Coady (Wolves), Ben Chilwell (Chelsea), Kieran Trippier (Atletico Madrid)

Midfielders: Mason Mount (Chelsea), Declan Rice (West Ham), Jordan Henderson (Liverpool), Jude Bellingham (Borussia Dortmund), Kalvin Phillips (Leeds)

Forwards: Harry Kane (Tottenham), Marcus Rashford (Man Utd), Raheem Sterling (Man City), Dominic Calvert-Lewin (Everton), Phil Foden (Man City), Jack Grealish (Aston Villa), Jadon Sancho (Borussia Dortmund), Bukayo Saka (Arsenal)