First team training will get underway on Tuesday 25th June as the squad get together again following promotion, with friendly games starting three weeks later.
The first games will come on Tuesday 16th July as one Carrick Rangers XI takes on Lisburn Distillery at home while another will travel to play Dunloy, both games kicking-off at 7:30pm.
Niall Currie’s men will then go to Tandragee Road on Saturday 20th July to face Annagh United at 3pm before another double header on Tuesday 23rd July sees a Carrick Rangers XI play away to Killyleagh YC while another hosts PSNI at Taylors Avenue, both with 7:30pm kick-offs.
Irish Cup winners Crusaders will visit the Loughshore Hotel Arena on the 27th July for a 3pm kick-off, with Bluefin Sport Championship side Knockbreda also making the visit on the 30th July at 7:30pm.
The final friendly game will see the ‘Gers welcome Moyola Park to Taylors Avenue on Saturday 3rd August at 3:00pm, a week before the Premiership campaign kicks-off.
Pre-season fixtures in full:
16/07 - H - Lisburn Distillery - 7:30pm
16/07 - A - Dunloy - 7:30pm
20/07 - A - Annagh United - 3:00pm
23/07 - H - PSNI - 7:30pm
23/07 - A - Killyleagh YC - 7:30pm
27/07 - H - Crusaders - 3:00pm
30/07 - H - Knockbreda - 7:30pm
03/08 - H - Moyola Park - 3:00pm
Details of the pre-season schedule are subject to change so make sure to keep an eye on our website and social media accounts in the build-up to the new campaign! #AmberArmy