Successful friendlies for Midlothian teams

Whitehill Welfare vs Hearts XI
Whitehill Welfare vs Hearts XI

SUCCESSFUL friendly matches have continued the current prelude to the new 2011/2012 Junior Football season with this week seeing more warm-up games as the preparations get into full swing.

Penicuik Athletic have an attractive clash with a Hearts XI this evening (Friday) at Penicuik Park – KO 7.30pm,

This Saturday, more clubs are featured in friendly matches including at Dalkeith again, Newtongrange , Heriot Watt University and also at Newbattle.

Super League’s Musselburgh Athletic are visiting East of Scotland League’s Easthouses Lily at Newbattle at 2.30pm on Saturday, while Dalkeith Thistle host a game with Alloa Athletic at the same time at King’s Park.

Newtongrange Star are hosting a very important fundraising match on Saturday, with a visit from a Hibs All-Star side in a game which will support the Combat Stress Charity.

Read Striker’s full pre-season round-up in this week’s Advertiser - out now.