Glossop North End poised for meeting with FC United of Manchester

FC United of Manchester, pictured against Buxton, will travel to Glossop.
FC United of Manchester, pictured against Buxton, will travel to Glossop.

Glossop North End are gearing up for their impending Evo-Stik First Division North season with a friendly against FC United of Manchester.

The additional pre-season fixture has been added to the calendar for Thursday, August 6.

Kick-off at Surrey Street will be at 7:45pm.

The two teams were both in the North West Counties Division One back in 2006/07 in FC United’s second ever season.

In the 2006/07, FC United became the third ever NWCFL side to complete the league and cup double.

Since then FC United, have risen steadily through the ranks and last season were promoted to the National League North.

Admission is £4 Adults, £2 Concessions.

Two days later, Saturday, August 8, Glossop travel to Buxton for what promises to be a mouth-watering local derby.