The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will open the Football Association's new national training complex today.
William and Kate will be givena tour of the £100 million St George's Park site in Staffordshire which aims tobe a centre of excellence for training football coaches.
The royal couple will step onto a practice pitch to meet England manager Roy Hodgson and his squad who arepreparing for their 2014 World Cup qualifier against San Marino on Friday.
Hope Powell, England women's national coach, and a number of players from the England women's team will also meet the Duke - the FA's president - and his wife during their tour.
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