UPDATED: Championship Watford to face Conference South side St Albans City next weekend

St Albans to face Watford next weekend

St Albans to face Watford next weekend

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Watford's first team will take on St Albans City on Saturday, July 26.

The Championship side have been looking for an opponent over the weekend of July 25-27 and were considering a double header in Scotland.

But it was confirmed this afternoon the sides will face each other at Clarence Park at 3pm. 

Tickets will be £10 for adults, £5 for concessions (over 65s, students, unemployed and 16-21 year olds), £2 for under-16s and under-12s get in for free.

Tickets can be purchased in advance and collected on the day by calling St Albans’ club office on 01727 848914.

St Albans were promoted to the Conference South last season via the play-offs and are co-managed by James Gray and Graham Golds.

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1:56pm Fri 18 Jul 14

lockerbiehornet says...

Bugger, was looking forward to an Edinburgh based double header, would have been like 2 home games for me! Ah well another day maybe
Bugger, was looking forward to an Edinburgh based double header, would have been like 2 home games for me! Ah well another day maybe lockerbiehornet
  • Score: 15

2:01pm Fri 18 Jul 14

jasonwatford says...

That's more like it !!
That's more like it !! jasonwatford
  • Score: -9

6:33pm Fri 18 Jul 14

WFCBigStu says...

Just the test our team needs. NOT!!!
Just the test our team needs. NOT!!! WFCBigStu
  • Score: -5

8:06pm Fri 18 Jul 14

hornetsteve says...

jasonwatford wrote:
That's more like it !!
what a shambles no disrespect to st albans but we should be facing a higher division team at this stage of pre season,i have posted this idea on a previous report lets have the pozzo cup that so many Watford supporters want to see,a pre season cup along the lines off arsenals emirates between ufc,gfc,wfc+one other team from the hosting country, so it came to Watford every 3 years that would ensure 3competive pre season games perhaps wfc could with early planning, arrange some trvel packages tickets for the games, tour of the stadium,watch the team train, et,etc, it would make for a great week away!! so come on WFC LETS HAVE NEXT YEARS PRE SEASON IN PLACE FOR NEXT SEASON SORTED EARLY THIS YEAR FOR NEXT SEASON SO WE CAN BOOK FOR THE POZZO CUP, IN JULY 2015!!
[quote][p][bold]jasonwatford[/bold] wrote: That's more like it !![/p][/quote]what a shambles no disrespect to st albans but we should be facing a higher division team at this stage of pre season,i have posted this idea on a previous report lets have the pozzo cup that so many Watford supporters want to see,a pre season cup along the lines off arsenals emirates between ufc,gfc,wfc+one other team from the hosting country, so it came to Watford every 3 years that would ensure 3competive pre season games perhaps wfc could with early planning, arrange some trvel packages tickets for the games, tour of the stadium,watch the team train, et,etc, it would make for a great week away!! so come on WFC LETS HAVE NEXT YEARS PRE SEASON IN PLACE FOR NEXT SEASON SORTED EARLY THIS YEAR FOR NEXT SEASON SO WE CAN BOOK FOR THE POZZO CUP, IN JULY 2015!! hornetsteve
  • Score: 4

8:06pm Fri 18 Jul 14

hornetsteve says...

jasonwatford wrote:
That's more like it !!
what a shambles no disrespect to st albans but we should be facing a higher division team at this stage of pre season,i have posted this idea on a previous report lets have the pozzo cup that so many Watford supporters want to see,a pre season cup along the lines off arsenals emirates between ufc,gfc,wfc+one other team from the hosting country, so it came to Watford every 3 years that would ensure 3competive pre season games perhaps wfc could with early planning, arrange some trvel packages tickets for the games, tour of the stadium,watch the team train, et,etc, it would make for a great week away!! so come on WFC LETS HAVE NEXT YEARS PRE SEASON IN PLACE FOR NEXT SEASON SORTED EARLY THIS YEAR FOR NEXT SEASON SO WE CAN BOOK FOR THE POZZO CUP, IN JULY 2015!!
[quote][p][bold]jasonwatford[/bold] wrote: That's more like it !![/p][/quote]what a shambles no disrespect to st albans but we should be facing a higher division team at this stage of pre season,i have posted this idea on a previous report lets have the pozzo cup that so many Watford supporters want to see,a pre season cup along the lines off arsenals emirates between ufc,gfc,wfc+one other team from the hosting country, so it came to Watford every 3 years that would ensure 3competive pre season games perhaps wfc could with early planning, arrange some trvel packages tickets for the games, tour of the stadium,watch the team train, et,etc, it would make for a great week away!! so come on WFC LETS HAVE NEXT YEARS PRE SEASON IN PLACE FOR NEXT SEASON SORTED EARLY THIS YEAR FOR NEXT SEASON SO WE CAN BOOK FOR THE POZZO CUP, IN JULY 2015!! hornetsteve
  • Score: 0

10:37pm Fri 18 Jul 14

buckshornet says...

harsh criticism in my opinion especially as we were due to play Stevenage and this date only became available due to the league cup draw.most teams would have already lined up there pre season as we had! the Edinburgh double would have been superb mind.
harsh criticism in my opinion especially as we were due to play Stevenage and this date only became available due to the league cup draw.most teams would have already lined up there pre season as we had! the Edinburgh double would have been superb mind. buckshornet
  • Score: 10

11:50pm Fri 18 Jul 14

bornyellow says...

Im sorry but I never knew that St Albans had a team.....only kidding...should be a good pre season test for the boyz..
Im sorry but I never knew that St Albans had a team.....only kidding...should be a good pre season test for the boyz.. bornyellow
  • Score: -1

7:32am Sat 19 Jul 14

Nick El Greco says...

Great news. I can walk there in 5 minutes
Great news. I can walk there in 5 minutes Nick El Greco
  • Score: 2

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