NFU v Grimsby Town
Tuesday 14 July. Kick-off 7.30 pm
FA Trophy holders North Ferriby continue their pre-season preparations when National League side Grimsby Town visit the Eon Visual Media Stadium. Grimsby lost the Promotion Play-off Final on penalties at Wembley in May and will be a stiff test for The Villagers.
As usual with pre -season games, Ferriby manager. Billy Heath will use of all his squad during the game. Heath commented,
"We know it is going to be a tough game. Grimsby were very unfortunate not to gain promotion last season. Like us, They will be working hard to be fully fit and ready for the start of the coming season. This game give us the chance to compare ourselves against a full-time professional side.
“I will take the opportunity to give my players at least 45 minutes on the pitch. It’s important that they get playing time at thie stage of our preparations.”
NFU squad: Adam Nicklin, Tom Nicholson, Josh Wilde, Ash Palmer, Louis Bruce, Danny Hone, Mark Gray, Liam King, Russ Fry, Adam Bolder, Danny Clarke, Danny Emerton, Tim Taylor, Curtis Bateson, Tom Davie, Nathan Hotte, Ryan Kendall, Tom Denton, Jamie Forrester, Lewis Clarkson, Ben Middleton, Ross Armstrong
Admission prices are £10 full price, £5 for concessions with under-12s admitted free if accompanied by a paying adult. The usual bar and catering facilities will be available.
Ferriby entertain Hull City on Friday evening. The gamw kicks-off at 7.30 pm. Tickets are still available from the KC stadium, Ferriby’s Sprts Bar and North Ferriby Post Office.