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Pre-season fixtures confirmed for U21s


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AFC Bournemouth's under-21s have had their pre-season fixtures confirmed. 

They'll play eight fixtures over the next two months, with a variety of opponents which range from academies to first teams. 

Shaun Cooper's side had a successful end to the 2020/21 season, beating Carlisle at St George's Park to retain the Central League Cup, before going on to overcome Eastleigh on penalties to win the Hampshire Senior Cup. 

They'll get set for the upcoming campaign with the following fixtures: 

Opponent  Venue  Date  Kick-off time 
Rising Ballers Academy*  Canford Arena  14/07/21  1pm
Arsenal U23s* London Colony  17/07/21  12pm 
Havant & Waterlooville  Westleigh Park  24/07/21  3pm 
Fulham U23s* Canford Arena  28/07/21  TBC 
Portsmouth U23s*  Canford Arena  03/08/21  4pm 
Poole Town  BlackGold Stadium  07/08/21  3pm 
Yeovil Town  Huish Park  14/08/21  3pm 
Maidenhead United  York Road  17/08/21  7.30pm 

*Games to be played behind closed doors 

More information on the fixtures open to the public will be communicated in due course, while we'll have extensive coverage on afcb.co.uk and @AFCB_Academy on Twitter to keep you up to date.

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