City of Liverpool FC returned to pre-season training on Saturday as preparations for the 2022-23 campaign step up at Purple Hub.
Michael Ellison welcomed a mixture of existing players, new signings and triallists, with players taking part in fitness tests, drills and small sided games overseen by Ello, Matt Cross, Chris Lawton and Ryan Brookfield.
Among the participants were new signings Danny McKenna, Peter Wylie, Will Jones and John McGrath.
The Purps pre-season fixtures begin on 2nd July with a trip to Barnton and the full schedule of friendlies are as follows:
|Saturday 02/07/2022||Barnton||Townfield, CW8 4LH|
|Saturday 09/07/2022||Cammell Laird||Prabhu Ventures LTD Arena, CH42 1PY|
|Saturday 16/07/2022||Burscough||The Community Ground, L40 0SD|
|Tuesday 19/07/2022||Northwich Victoria||Witton Albion FC, CW9 6DA|
|Saturday 23/07/2022||Merthyr Town||Penydarren Park, CF47 8RF|
|Tuesday 26/07/2022||FC United of Manchester||Berry Street Garage Stadium, Bootle, L30 1NY|
|Saturday 30/07/2022||Stocksbridge Park Steels*||Berry Street Garage Stadium, Bootle, L30 1NY|
*The Stocksbridge Park Steels fixture is a testimonial for Jack Hazlehurst.
**Pre-season fixtures are subject to change. Any alterations or additions to the pre-season schedule will be communicated on official club platforms.