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Pre-Season Friendly – Merthyr Town v Hereford FC

July 18, 2015 @ 15:00 - 17:00

MerthyrHereford Football Club will make the short trip to the Cigg-e Stadium, Merthyr on Saturday, 18th July for a prestigious friendly.

Fresh from collecting the Southern League South & West trophy as champions the Martyrs will provide tough opposition for the Bulls.

In a terrific gesture both clubs have agreed that gate receipts will be shared between the two clubs. This comes after a number of Hereford Supporters Trust members visited their opponents stadium on fact-finding missions over the last year and have built up a close working relationship.

Merthyr also have a strong connection on the field with Hereford, manager Steve Jenkins was assistant manager in 2013/14. Assistant manager Gavin Williams and club captain Ryan Green have both played for the club and are fans favourites.

Football secretary Jamie Mack believes the game will attract a large attendance: “The match will be one of Hereford FC’s first games as a newly formed club. Representatives from both clubs have been in contact for some time with Hereford keen to learn from our experience having gone through a similar turn of events as we did five years ago. Representatives from both clubs have been discussing this match for some time, and we are delighted to announce the date.”



July 18, 2015
15:00 - 17:00
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Merthyr Town Football Club
Penydarren Park
Merthyr, Mid Glamorgan CF47 8RF United Kingdom
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07772 567302

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