Spain and Holland feature in pre-season
- Sat 02 Jul 2011, 8:26AM
- Posted by Chris Bailey
The Blues second string will not feature in this season’s Barclays Premier League reserve division but will still have a comprehensive programme of friendly and competitive games.
They kick off on Saturday 16 July at Altrincham (3pm) and then visit Stalybridge on 20 July (7.30pm).
The dates for the group games are as follows:
17 August: Marseille v Celtic
31 August: Celtic v Barcelona
14 September: Celtic v Marseille
15 September: CITY v Barcelona
28 September: Barcelona v Marseille
5 October: Marseille v CITY
19 October: Marseille v Barcelona
20 October: CITY v Celtic
2 November: Barcelona v CITY
9 November: Celtic v CITY
24 November: CITY v Marseille
*The first team’s revised fixture list following the selection of televised games will be revealed late next week.