ARGYLE will entertain Barclay’s Premier League opposition in their build-up to the 2014-15 season.
Swansea City visit Home Park for a tea-time fixture on Sunday, July 27, two weeks before the Pilgrims’ Sky Bet League 2 campaign kicks off.
The Swans are one of six opponents lined up for John Sheridan’s side, who have one other home match with league opponents before the season – against League 1 Yeovil Town on Wednesday, July 30.
The Pilgrims’ pre-season campaign begins at Langsford Park on Tuesday, July 15, when they take on Carlsberg South West League Division 1 East side Tavistock.
Four days later, on Saturday, July 19, they visit Calor League Premier Division Weymouth, before a trip along the Devon coast on Wednesday, July 22 to line up against Skrill Premier League new boys Torquay United at Plainmoor.
Their final fixture, a week before the season starts is also against Skrill Premier League opposition in the shape of Hereford United, who Argyle visit on Saturday, August 2.
There are also two reserve-team fixtures lined away to Calor League Premier Division teams: Truro, on Thursday, July 24, and Bideford, on Tuesday, July 29.
The Pilgrims’ Under-18s also have a full programme of away pre-season fixtures lined up, starting at Elburton Villa on Wednesday, July 9 and ending at fellow South West Peninsula League side Saltash United on Saturday, July 26.
The full list of the Pilgrims’ pre-season fixtures is:
- Tuesday, July 15 v Tavistock (A) 7.30pm
- Saturday, July 19 v Weymouth (A) 3pm
- Tuesday, July 22 v Torquay United (A) 7.45pm
- Sunday, July 27 v Swansea City (H) 5pm
- Wednesday, July 30 v Yeovil Town (H) 7.45pm
- Saturday, August 2 v Hereford United (A) 3pm
- Thursday, July 24 v Truro City (A) 7.45pm
- Tuesday, July 29 v Bideford (A) 7.30pm
- Wednesday, July 9 v Elburton Villa (A) TBC
- Saturday, July 12 v Bodmin Town (A) 3pm
- Wednesday, July 16 v Callington Town (A) TBC
- Sunday, July 20 v Sherborne Town (A) 3pm
- Saturday, July 26 v Saltash United (A) 3pm