City of Liverpool FC vs Aberystwyth Town
Gem Gyfeillgar // Pre-Season Friendly
Berry Street Garage Stadium, Bootle
14:00 CC // KO
Gydag ond wythnos i fynd tan gêm cystadleuol cyntaf y tymor 2023/24, mae Tref Aberystwyth yn teithio i CPD Dinas Lerpwl ar gyfer ei gêm gyfeillgar terfynol.
With only a week to go before the first competitive match of the 2023/24 season, Aberystwyth Town play their final pre-season friendly away to City of Liverpool FC.
Anthony Williams side will take on Barry Town United in the Nathaniel MG Cup next weekend, before the Black & Greens league campaign kicks off 7 days later with a home fixture against Cardiff Metropolitan University.
A number of trialists are expected to feature again in Bootle, as Taff finalises his squad for the season ahead.
Saturday’s opposition play in the Northern Premier League Division One (West) alongside the likes of Stalybridge Celtic, Nantwich Town, Vauxhall Motors & Hednesford Town. They finished 13th last season, winning 13 of their 38 matches in a league that was won by the Macclesfield FC.
Although City of Liverpool FC were only formed in 2015, they have already amassed a number of honours, winning the North West Counties First Division Playoffs in 2017 along with the Challenge Cup and League Challenge Cup. They followed this up by winning the NWC Champions Cup in 2018 and did so again in 2020. Sandwiched between these two victories was the North West Counties Premier League title in 2019.
The Purps are managed by Paul McNally and last season boasted former Newport County, Tranmere & Morecambe forward Kevin Ellison in their ranks. Their signings so far this summer include Anthony Miley who has represented both Bangor City & Bala Town in the Cymru Premier.
Berry Street Garage Stadium is on Vesty Road in Bootle and can be found by entering postcode L30 1NY into your Sat Nav. Tickets for this friendly match are priced at £10 for Adults, £5 for Concessions and are free for Under 16s.
You can purchase tickets ahead of the game by clicking on the following link - https://app.fanbaseclub.com/Fan/Tickets/SelectType?fixtureId=3020
CoL FC are also offering "Pay It Forward" tickets for anyone wishing to support Prostate Cancer UK at the link above as well as hosting a bucket collection at the game. Give generously!