Haverfordwest County AFC are delighted to confirm that the pre-season game against Goodwick United (July 22nd at 7:30 pm) will allow us to welcome supporters back to the Bridge Meadow for live football.

Bluebirds fans will be able to watch their heroes in person for the first time since February 2020 as we continue preparations for the 2021/22 season.

It offers fans the chance to see new signings Dylan Rees, Henry Jones, Kyle Patten, and Mason Jones-Thomas in action for the first time since their moves to West Wales.

There will be no online sales for entry and instead fans will be able to attend on arrival. Tickets are priced at £3 and Under-16s go free with a full-paying adult. 

A limited selection of hot food, snacks, and hot, cold, and alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase.

*Please note that all payments will be cashl only for both your entry and match day refreshments*

Opponents Goodwick United, who play in the Pembrokeshire League, began their competitive season with a defeat to Hakin United in the FAW Amateur Trophy on Saturday. 

This game will be in memoriam of Dan Evans, an ardent supporter of both clubs.

The two clubs share a number of mutual connections, such as Adam Raymond and Chris O’Sullivan, who have represented both clubs.

James Devonald – first-team goalkeeping coach and Head of Academy goalkeeping – also played for Goodwick on Saturday.

The friendly replaces the previously arranged match that was due to take place with Cardiff Met on July 24, however, this will now not take place. 

In line with the Football Association of Wales’ Return to Spectating Regulations, there is no longer a requirement for outdoor social distancing.

The club however will aim to minimalise the risk of exposure and spread of Coronavirus by taking the necessary procedures.

Spectators attending the match are not required to wear a face-covering but will be advised to provide information for track and trace purposes, as well as a routine temperature check.

Gates will open at 18:30 and supporters are advised to fill in this Medical Questionnaire prior to the match to ensure a speedy entry.

Haverfordwest County pre-season schedule:

  • Aberystwyth Town (A) – 31/07 – 14:30

  • Merthyr Town (A) – 03/08 – 19:30