UK time is: 19:22:07
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

GT Hopeful Of Another Home Friendly

With the game against Galatasaray edging nearer, Graham Turner has admitted the club are hoping to secure another home friendly tie against overseas opposition.

With Shrewsbury's proximity to the FA's St George's Park where a number of overseas clubs are based or are headed for in their pre season plans could really work in our favour this summer.

Speaking to the Official Site the gaffer said.

'It could be the start of a period when we get teams like this because of the opening of the FA centre at St George's Park at Burton. Many of the foreign teams are coming over and basing themselves there and are looking for practice matches. We're still trying to fit one in for the last weekend of pre season.'

With no clues as to the identity of potential future opposition, GT does comment that French and German football is on a high at the moment and it's a great opportunity for us to take advantage of.

Apply To Be A Site Editor




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday July 7 2013

Time: 10:56PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Shrewsbury Town Articles

Norwich Is An Opportunity (Tuesday September 23 2014)

Mellon - Exciting Norwich Challenge (Tuesday September 23 2014)

Frustrating Day For Mellon (Monday September 22 2014)

Stats: Shrewsbury v Newport (Saturday September 20 2014)

Mellon - Newport Will Be Tough (Thursday September 18 2014)

Mellon - Finishing Makes The Difference (Thursday September 18 2014)

Stats: Shrewsbury v Carlisle (Wednesday September 17 2014)

Shrewsbury v Carlisle - Team News (Tuesday September 16 2014)

Stats: Stevenage v Shrewsbury (Saturday September 13 2014)

Mellon Looking For Stevenage Response (Thursday September 11 2014)

Archived Shrewsbury Town Articles

List All Vital Shrewsbury Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Wycombe 9 5 3 1 6 18
4. Southend 9 5 2 2 4 17
5. Morecambe 9 5 1 3 4 16
6. Shrewsbury 9 4 3 2 5 15
7. Cheltenham 9 4 3 2 2 15
8. Mansfield 9 5 0 4 0 15
9. Northampton 9 4 2 3 4 14

Breaking League News

Hartlepool Extend Harrison Stay - Offical
Hartlepool : 23/09/2014 18:37:00
Less than 2,000 Tickets for Local Derby
Luton : 23/09/2014 17:01:00
Lumley Leaves, Chapman Arrives
Accrington : 23/09/2014 15:40:00
Hartlepool Extend wyke stay
Hartlepool : 23/09/2014 14:52:00
Southend take on the U's as duo make comeback
Oxford : 23/09/2014 14:51:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Newport MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Leutwiler 0%
Knight-Percival 0%
Goldson 0%
Grandison 0%
Ellis 0%
Woods 0%
Mangan 0%
Wesolowski 0%
Clark 0%
Akpa Akpro 0%
Vernon 0%
Sub - Griffith 0%
Sub - Vincent 0%
Sub - Collins 0%