Scarborough Athletic’s first game back in the town will see the side face a Sheffield Untied XI writes Tom Feaheny.
The Seadogs will take on the recently promoted team who will be in the Championship next season at the new Scarborough Leisure Village on Saturday 15th July with a 3pm kick-off. Older fans will be well aware of the close ties between Scarborough FC and Sheffield United.
Steve Kittrick’s squad may be in either the Evo-Stik Division One North or the Premier division. As they are currently in the play-off places with just one more match to go in the regular league season.
Speaking about the friendly Scarborough Athletic Commercial Director Nick Finch said: “I would like to thank everybody who has helped make this happen. Scott McCabe and Carl Shieber have been fantastic at Sheffield United and we look forward to welcoming them to Scarborough in July.”
For those who want to get tickets for this historic game for the side you can visit Athletic’s official website or visit Geoff Osguthorpe, M. Wasley Chapman, 8a Pavilion Square, Scarborough. YO12 2JT (Between 9:30am and 4pm, Monday to Friday)