Touchline Talk from Rathfriland FC

BIG PRE SEASON IN LINE FOR RANGERS - Rathfriland Rangers manager Brian Adair has lined up some big pre season games in the run up to the new 2012 / 13 season.

Before the holiday break two home friendlies against Lurgan Town and Seapatrick are in place at Iveagh Park while on July 18 a big home game against Gary Hamilton`s Glenavon will take centre stage at ‘The Wembley of the Mournes’.

An away fixture to Donaghcloney precedes a home fixture against Warrenpoint Town with Ards Rangers (away) and Scarva following at home. A long trip south of the border to Carlow Town on Saturday August 4 is the penultimate game before a final home fixture against Brian Adair’s former employers’ Loughgall.

Wednesday July 18 – Glenavon, home 7pm; Wednesday July 25 – Donaghcloney, away 7pm; Thursday July 26 – Warrenpoint, home 7pm; Saturday July 28 - Ards Rangers, away 3pm; Tuesday July 31 – Scarva, home 7pm; Saturday August 4 - Carlow Town, away 4pm; Tuesday August 7 – Loughgall, home 7pm.

COMMITTEE MEETING - The July committee meeting will take place at the clubrooms on Tuesday July 17 at 7pm. Please note the new earlier start time.