Cork City announce friendly with West Bromich Albion as part of summer schedule

The Leesiders will take on a number of English sides in the Cork Airport International Friendly series, including West Ham, Burnley and West Brom
Airtricity Premier Division side Cork City will take on West Bromwich Albion in August, as part of the Cork Airport International Friendly Series.

The Leesiders have already confirmed friendly fixtures against West Ham United and Burnley which are due to take place in July. West Brom will face Tommy Dunne's side at Turner's Cross on August 6, at 19.45 BST.

The series of friendlies will see a number of former Cork City players return to Turner's Cross, with former Republic of Ireland under-21 international Kevin Long currently playing for Burnley, while Shane Long plies his trade with West Brom.

Cork Airport International Friendly Series 2013: v West Ham United, July 7, 18:00 BST. v Burnley, July 15, 19:00 BST. v West Bromwich Albion, August 6, 19:45 BST.