The Iron can confirm their pre-season schedule for 2016, which will include a week-long training camp in Austria.The players will return to begin their training ahead of the new campaign on Tuesday, June 28th.
They will be based in Obertraun, Austria between Saturday, July 9th and Saturday, July 16th, and will play their first friendly en route, away at Stamford AFC on Friday, July 8th.
While on the training camp in Austria, Graham Alexander’s men will play two behind-closed-doors friendlies, one on Tuesday, July 12th against an opponent yet to be confirmed, while the Iron will face FC Liefering on Friday, July 15th at Academy Red Bull Salzburg, kicking off at 6.30pm local time (5.30pm GMT+1).
Once back in North Lincolnshire, the players will continue their preparations and there will be an open training session for all on Friday, July 22nd. This day will include the 12th Man Photo as well as Open Day activities, and a player signing session. Full details of this will be announced in due course.
On Saturday, July 23rd we will take on Premier League newcomers Hull City at Glanford Park, before facing Championship outfit Rotherham United at home on Tuesday, July 26th.
Ticket prices for the home friendly games are as follows:
|Over 65/Under 21
|Over 65/Under 21||£4
Tickets can be purchased in the usual ways, by visiting us in person at Glanford Park, Jack Brownsword Way, by calling 01724 747670 or by visiting ticketing.scunthorpe-united.co.uk.
Prices for the Hartlepool game are as follows:
|Over 60s, Under 19s, Students with Valid ID, Armed Forces with valid ID
The new League One season will then get underway on Saturday, August 6th.
Friday 8th July - Stamford AFC (A) - 7pm
Friday 15th July - FC Liefering (A) - 6.30pm (local time)
Saturday 23rd July - Hull City (H) - 3pm
Tuesday 26th July - Rotherham United (H) - 7.30pm
Saturday 30th July - Hartlepool United (A) - 3pm
Friday 22nd July - 12th Man Photo, Open Day Activities/Training Session/Player Signing Session - Times TBA
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