Hashtag United line up three champions

Hashtag United Women's pre-season games
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Hashtag United will play three FA Women’s National League Division 1 winners in pre-season after finishing runners-up at the same level.

Missing out on promotion to the third tier by a single point, the Essex side take on three teams who have succeeded in making that step up.

Their opening match on Sunday 3 July in a tough one too, away to FAWNL Southern Premier runners-up Oxford United.

A fortnight later they go to South West champions Cheltenham Town, then to Midlands winners Boldmere St Michaels on 24 July and Liverpool Feds – who won Division 1 North – two weeks after that.

There’s a long trip scheduled on 14 August to Championship side Sunderland, which is subject to the start date for the league campaign.

Hashtag pre-season on the road:

3 July – Oxford United v Hashtag United

17 July – Cheltenham Town v Hashtag United

24 July – Boldmere St Michaels v Hashtag United

7 August – Liverpool Feds v Hashtag United

14 August – Sunderland v Hashtag United

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