Pre-season plans continue for Alfreton

ALFRETON Town’s preparations for a first ever season in the Conference Premier Division continue with three more pre-season friendlies in the space of nine days.

This Saturday sees the Reds make the short trip to take on the brand new Ilkeston FC at the New Manor Ground.

Manager Nicky Law is expected to give latest signing, former Manchester United and Fleetwood Town midfielder Jamie Mullan more minutes on the pitch although he is still without striker Anthony Wilson who continues his recovery from a minor knee operation.

Next Wednesday Alfreton return to the Impact Arena where Sheffield United are the visitors for a 7.45pm kick-off.

The following Sunday (July 31), the other steel city club, Sheffield Wednesday, are at the Impact Arena. Supporters should note this game kicks-off at 2pm.

Admission for both of the home games is £8 for adults and £5 for concessions.