Marines AFC announce pre-season list.

PUBLISHED: 09:48 25 June 2009 | UPDATED: 11:15 10 June 2010

THE Royal Marines AFC has drawn up an impressive looking list of pre-season friendlies as they begin to prepare for life with two competitive sides in different Leagues next season.

THE Royal Marines AFC has drawn up an impressive looking list of pre-season friendlies as they begin to prepare for life with two competitive sides in different Leagues next season.The senior side, who are to be managed by Jason Margretts with Shaun Foster and Jimmy Lyons as his assistants, will once again compete in the South West Peninsula League Eastern Division whilst the newly formed Reserve side, under the stewardship of James Beverley and Colin Thomas, will play in the Devon & Exeter League in Division Three.The pre-season period sees the Marines contest the Hayden Rollason Memorial Trophy at Sidbury where they meet Sandhurst AFC from the Combined Counties League Premier Division, this game being played on Saturday, July 18 (4.30pm) and the following day the Marines will meet either hosts Sidbury or Ottery St Mary in either the 3rd and 4th place play-off (1.30pm) or the Final (4.00pm).The two sides also have a number of games scheduled for their Endurance Park home and they begin with a Saturday, July 25 meeting with Plymouth Parkway (2pm), this a 1st team engagement whilst at the same time the 2nd team will meet the Parkway second string.The following Saturday both sides will meet two teams from Bere Alston and then on Wednesday, August 5 they host Peninsula League Premier Division, Cullompton Rangers (6.45pm) and they wrap up a busy pre-season schedule with August 8 meetings against Plymstock United for the 1st team and Horrabridge AFC for the 2nd team.

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