NFU v Hull City (Billy Bly MT)

Pre-season Friendly

North Ferriby United v Hull City

Monday 15 July, 7.30pm

Ferriby continue their pre-season programme when Premier League neighbours visit The Eon Visual Media Stadium for the annual Billy Bly Memorial Trophy match

The game provides both sets of fans with an opportunity to applaud both teams for their successes last season. It also is a chance to see the clubs' close season signings in action.

Manager Billy Heath comments,

 "We are looking forward to the City game. It's a chance to play in front of a large crowd and there will be a terrific atmosphere inside the ground. The players look forward to playing full-time professional sides; as individuals it is something that they have all aspired to themselves. We are under no illusions as to how difficult a game it will be but the players will certainly be up for it.

"We looked impressive in the first half against Barton and could have been more than two ahead at the interval. It was obviously a different game in the second half when we fielded a totally different eleven in order to give playing time to the whole squad."

Heath is likely to use fewer players against City. Even so, he is likely give playing time to most of his squad.

Jonathan D'Laryea and Dean Lisles are both unavailable as they recover from surgery.

NFU's probable squad : Adam Nicklin, Antoni Pecora, Dean Lisles, Paul Robson, Nathan Peat, Gregg Anderson, Sam Belcher, Matt Wilson, Liam King, Russell Fry, Danny Clarke, Ben Hunter, Jamie Yates, Ryan Kendall, Louis, Kirk, Danny Hone, Nathan Jarman, Anthony Wilson, Louis Bruce, Tim Taylor

Tickets for the match are still available at the KC Stadium and North Ferriby Post Office during normal working hours. Car parking on the night will be available at North Ferriby Primary School. The cost is £2 with proceeds going to the school.


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