Football: Pagham line up pre-season friendlies and youth trials

Pagham FC will begin their pre-season programme against South Park. The match takes place on Saturday, July 14, as both the first team and reserves will take part in matches against their Combined Counties League counterparts.

The Lions take on Horley Town at Nyetimber Lane on Tuesday, July 17, (7.45pm) before hosting Southern League premier-division side Gosport Borough on Saturday, July 21 (3pm).

A midweek match at home to Wessex premier team Fareham Town will take place on Tuesday, July 24 (7.45pm).

Pagham travel to Bognor for a 3pm kick-off on Sunday, July 29.

Their final pre-season match is at another Wessex premier club, AFC Porchester (7.45pm).

It will be Price’s first pre-season in charge of the club after taking over following Carl Stabler’s move to director of football last spring.

Pagham FC hold their 2012-13 trials for the successful under-18 section of the club on Monday, June 18, and Thursday, June 21, at Avisford Park in Rose Green, both at 7pm.

Any lads with Arun & Chichester A League experience or capabilities are invited to the trials for either the club’s Sussex under-18 team or either of our Arun & Chichester league teams.

Please bring appropriate footwear and liquid refreshment for an intense session of football and fitness work.

Any questions should go to under-18s manager Toby Anderton on 07916 885870.