Lewes FC Women line up friendlies

FA Women’s Championship side Lewes have so far lined up seven pre-season friendlies ahead of the their first campaign in Tier 2, with two WSL teams set to visit the Sussex club.

The Rookettes begin away to top flight newcomers and local rivals Brighton & Hove Albion, whom they visit on Wednesday 11th July, kick-off 8pm at Culver Road.

Four days later they entertain FA National League South East Division 1 Cambridge United on the Rookery 3G with a 2pm start.

A second midweek fixture on 18th July is also on the club’s 3G pitch, with Eastbourne Town of the London & South East League the visitors.

National League South West Division 1 side Southampton Saints visit on 22nd July, after which there are two matches against National League South outfits. Watford are at the Dripping Pan on 29th July, with Chichester City providing the opposition a week later.

Lewes finish up at home to WSL newcomers West Ham United on Sunday 12th August.

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