Pre-Season 17/18

Jul 24, 2017 | News, Team News

BRISTOL ROVERS 2017/18 Pre-Season Friendly Fixtures.

Saturday, 8th July. K.O. 3.00pm. Yate Town 0 v. 0 Bristol Rovers.

Saturday, 8th July. K.O. 3.00pm. Melksham Town 1 v. 6 Bristol Rovers.

Tuesday 11th July. K.O. 7.45pm. Weston-Super-Mare 0 v. 3 Bristol Rovers.

Wednesday 12th July. K.O. 7.45pm. Mangotsfield United 1 v. 2  Bristol Rovers

Saturday 15th July. K.O. 1.00pm. Salisbury City 0 v. 2 Bristol Rovers

Saturday 15th July. K.O. 3.00pm. Gloucester City 1 v. 1 Bristol Rovers.

Tuesday 18th July. K.O. 7.45pm. Taunton Town 2 v. 2 Bristol Rovers.

Tuesday 18th July. K.O. 6.30pm. Hull City 2 v. 1 Bristol Rovers.

Saturday 22nd July. K.O. 3.00pm. Forest Green Rovers 2 v. 0 Bristol Rovers.

Tuesday 25th July. K.O. 7.45pm. Yeovil Town 1 v. 3 Bristol Rovers.

Wednesday 26th July. K.O. 7.45pm. Bath City 1 v. 0 Bristol Rovers.

Saturday 29th July. K.O. 3.00pm. Bristol Rovers 2 v. 1 West Bromwich Albion.

Bristol Rovers have announced the provisional pre-season schedule for the 2017/18 campaign.

Bristol Rovers will now play just One Home game against league opposition at Bristol’s Memorial Stadium.

The visiting league side is:


The match is scheduled for Saturday 29th July. K.O. 3pm.

Bristol Rovers fixture against West Bromwich Albion will be a testimonial for Peter Aitken.

The defender/midfielder played 234 times for the Club between 1972-1980.

He was a member of Don Megson’s 1973/74 promotion winning squad. He later captained and played for another local side.

Between 2000 and 2016 he was the Head of the Bristol Rovers Community Department.

Peter Aitken is a long-term friend of the West Bromwich Head Albion Coach, Tony Pulis.