Match Preview: Widnes vs. New Mills

It’s good to be back… Almost.

Tonight marks the return of B Live Sports live commentaries of North West non-league football with a live broadcast from the Select Security stadium in Halton.

Reigning NWCFL First Division champions Widnes play host to recently relegated New Mills to kick off our pre-season programme.

After their tremendous achievement in lifting the First Division trophy, Widnes begin their 2017/18 campaign tonight.

Widnes celebrate their First Division trophy victory last season

New Mills have played one pre-season game already – losing 2-1 to Royton Town on Saturday.

Joey Dunn’s Widnes side will be in high spirits after last season’s successes, and New Mills will provide clarity for them in terms of how far they can go next season.

With the Millers’ being relegated from the Premier Division last season, they are good opposition for Dunn’s team to compare and contrast from.

New Mills line up before facing Padiham last term

Callum Sykes’ squad are sure to be aiming to build some momentum leading into next season’s First Division to attempt to bounce back at the first attempt.

It’s sure to be an test for both side’s and entry to the game is just £1.

If you can’t make it, have no fear – full, uninterrupted commentary with be available right here from 7.40pm.

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