Skip to main content Skip to site footer
Club News

Players Return for Pre-Season

12 July 2012

Jones and Deering join up with the squad as Mark Yates welcomes his players back for pre-season training this morning.

Preparations for the new 2012-13 season officially began this morning as pre-season training got under way ahead of the new npower League Two campaign.

Summer recruits Sam Deering and Billy Jones joined up with their new team for the first time since signing for the club on a sunny day at seasons. 

Five trialists are also training with the first teams squad currently and they are:

Mark Hughes (midfielder)
Rob Farkins (midfielder)
Niall Wellington (defender)
Ibrahim Farah (midfielder)
Colin Hamilton (defender/midfielder)

Lots of running was on the agenda following the summer break, with fitness tests at the University of Gloucestershire beginning tomorrow.

Stay in touch with the club official Twitter and Facebook feeds throughout the afternoon as club Media Officer James Brown speaks to Mark Yates returning to action and the season ahead.

We'll also be bringing you exclusive interviews here on and Robins Player.

The team step-up their pre-season preparations next weekend with a trip to Evesham United (21st July, 15.00), the first of seven friendly matches scheduled ahead of the big kick off. 

The first team squad numbers have also been decided and are as follows:

1. Scott Brown
2. Keith Lowe
3. Billy Jones
5. Harry Hooman
6. Steve Elliott
7. Marlon Pack
8. Sam Deering
9. Darryl Duffy
10. Jeff Goulding
11. Jermaine McGlashan
15. Alan Bennett
16. Russ Penn
17. Danny Andrew
21. Bagasan Graham
22. Sido Jombati
23. Kaid Mohamed

For the full pre-season and npower League Two fixtures, click here

For information on 2012-13 season tickets, 
click here

Advertisement block