Ynysygerwn AFC welcome Dafabet Welsh Premier League side Aberystwyth Town to Llandarcy Academy of Sport during their 2017/18 pre season campaign. Joint manager David Burrows helped arrange the high profile fixture against his former club, who have been taken over by former Hull City Assistant Manager Tony Pennock.
Ynys kick off their pre season campaign on Friday 7th July when they take on former Welsh League side Llangeinor. Next day on Saturday July 8th Ynys travel to Cowbridge to take on Cwm Welfare, who were relegated from the Welsh League last season.
On Friday 14th July Ynys take on Briton Ferry Llansawel, who were promoted to Welsh League Divison One last season, in the Malcolm Judd Memorial Trophy. This trophy is played for every season by Briton Ferry Llansawel and past opponents include former Welsh Premier League sides Port Talbot Town and Neath as well as a Swansea City XI. We are delighted to have been offered the opportunity to play for this trophy at Llandarcy Academy of Sport.
Ynys then have two games in as many days when they face another newly promoted side to Wlesh League Division One Cwmamman United (Llandarcy Academy of Sport 3G) on Wednesday 19th July before travelling to 2nd Division Ammanford Town the next day.
Ynys then travel to Alliance side St Albans on Tuesday 25th July before facing their toughest test on Friday 28th July when the host Aberystwyth Town.
Ynys finish off their pre season in August when they travel to Division 1 side Goytre United on Tuesday August 1, RTB Ebbw Vale on Saturday 5th before finishing off with a home tie against local rivals Seven Sisters on Tuesday 8th August.
Ynysygerwn AFC Full Pre Season Fixture List
Friday 7th July - Llangeinor FC - KO 7:15pm - Llandarcy Academy of Sport - 3G
Saturday 8th July - Cwm Welfare FC - KO 11:15am - Cowbridge Comprehensive School - 3G
Friday 14th July - Briton Ferry Llansawel FC - KO 7:15pm - Llandarcy Academy of Sport - 3G
Wednesday 20th July - Cwmamman United FC - KO 7:15pm - Llandarcy Academy of Sport - 3G
Thursday 21st July - Ammanford Town FC - KO 7:00pm - Ammanford Recreation Ground
Tuesday 25th July - St Albans FC - KO 7:15pm - St Albans FC
Friday 28th July - Aberystwyth Town FC - KO 7:30pm - Llandarcy Academy of Sport - Grass
Tuesday 1st August - Goytre United FC - KO 7:15pm - Glenhaford Park - Goytre United FC
Saturday 5th August - RTB Ebbw Vale FC - KO 2:30pm - RTB Hilltop Stadium
Tuesday 8th August - Seven Sisters FC - KO 7:15pm - Llandarcy Academy of Sport - Grass