First up is a trip to Dunston, who earned promotion from the Ebac Northern League Division One last season, on Thursday July 11.

An outing at Bishop Auckland on Saturday July 20 is up next – the venue where our U23s play most of their league fixtures.

They will then face Northern League side Shildon away on Wednesday July 24.

Hull City will travel to Rockliffe on Friday August 2 when the pre-season schedule concludes. 

The full pre-season fixture list for the U23s is as follows:

Thursday July 11 v Dunston (A) Kick-off 7pm

Saturday July 20 v Bishop Auckland (A) Kick-off 1pm

Wednesday July 24 v Shildon (A) Kick-off 7.30pm

Friday August 2 v Hull City (H) Kick-off 1pm