Robins to take on York City in pre-season

The New Manor Ground.
The New Manor Ground.

Ilkeston Town will host York City in their only home pre-season friendly of the summer.

The match will take place on Friday, July 27 at 7pm against the former Football League side who are now plying their trade in the National League North.

It takes the Robins' pre-season schedule to six matches in total. They open with a trip to Rossington Main on Saturday, July 7 (3pm) before visiting Underwood Villa a week later.

They will play a Notts County XI at the home of Basford United on Tuesday, July 17 (7.45pm) and then travel to Eastwood CFC on Saturday, July 21st at 3pm.

Ilkeston then return to Basford to play the host club on Tuesday, July 24 at 7.45pm, three days before the York fixture.