The U18 side travel to Halesowen Town Thursday night to play their FA Youth Cup preliminary round match.
The young Greenbacks first competitive game of the season mirrors the First Team in that it is a cup game. The Bedworth side have had some good results pre-season and will be looking to get off to a good start against Halesowen.
Lee Hurst has been impressed by the application and desire of the whole squad during pre season and is looking forward to getting back into competitive action. Members of the youth team are already being looked at by a number of league clubs and their are definitely stars in the making amongst the squad.
If you want to support the Youth Team then admission at Halesowen will be £3.
Halesowen Town Football Club
Old Hawne Lane
By Car: Get to Junction 3 of the M5. Head towards Kidderminster on the A458 for a mile or so to the first traffic island at the bottom of the hill. Turn right on to the A459 towards Dudley (the cricket ground should now be on your left) and continue past where the road splits to the next island. Turn left here on to the A456 towards Stourbridge until you get to the next island. Take the 3rd exit (Old Hawne Lane) and the ground is about 400 yards away, at the top of the hill on the left.
By Train: The easiest way is to get to Birmingham New Street, and then get a number 9 bus to Halesowen that will drop you off outside the ground on the Stourbridge Road. You can also get a train to Old Hill/Cradley Heath and take a taxi to the ground which will take around 5 minutes.
By Bus: The number 9 comes from both Stourbridge and Birmingham/Halesowen directions which will drop you off outside the ground on the Stourbridge Road. The 9’s run every 6 minutes or so in the day.