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Who would you want first game of the season? Part one

Take a look at some of the teams we will be facing

19 June 2017

There are only two days until the League One fixtures are released, so we have taken a look at some of the teams we will be facing next season.

AFC Wimbledon 

Player to watch – Lyle Taylor

-          16/17 league position –  15th

-          Summer signings – N/A

-          Average attendance (16/17) – 4,477

-          Manager – Neil Ardley

 

Blackburn Rovers 

Player to watch – Antony Stokes 

-          16/17 league position – 22nd (Championship)

-          Summer signings – Peter Whittingham, 

-          Average attendance (16/17) – 12,688

-          Manager – Tony Mowbray

 

Blackpool 

Player to watch – Nathan Delfouneso

-          16/17 league position –  7th (League Two)

-          Summer signings – Curtis Tilt

-          Average attendance (16/17) – 3,456

-          Manager – Gary Bowyer

 

Bristol Rovers 

Players to watch - Rickie Lambert

-          16/17 league position – 10th

-          Summer signings – Liam Sercombe, 

-          Average attendance (16/17) – 9,302

-          Manager – Darrell Clarke

 

Bury 

Player to watch – James Vaughan 

-          16/17 league position – 19th

-          Summer signings – Joe Skarz

-          Average attendance (16/17) – 3,845

-          Manager – Lee Clark

 

Charlton Athletic 

Player to watch – Ricky Holmes

-          16/17 league position – 13th

-          Summer signings – N/A

-          Average attendance (16/17) – 11,162

-          Manager – Karl Robinson

 

Fleetwood Town 

Player to watch – Jimmy Ryan

-          16/17 league position – 4th

-          Summer signings – Harvey Rodgers, 

-          Average attendance (16/17) – 3,272

-          Manager – Uwe Rösler

 

Gillingham 

Player to watch – Josh Wright

-          16/17 league position – 20th

-          Summer signings – Gabriel Zakuani, Luke O’Neill

-          Average attendance (16/17) – 6,129

-          Manager – Adrian Pennock

 

MK Dons 

Player to watch – Kieran Agard

-          16/17 league position – 12th

-          Summer signings – N/A

-          Average attendance (16/17) – 10,307

-          Manager – Robbie Neilson

 

Northampton Town 

Player to watch - Marc Richards

-          16/17 league position – 16th

-          Summer signings – Billy Waters, Leon Barnett, George Smith,

-          Average attendance (16/17) – 6,208

-          Manager – Justin Edinburgh

 

If Rovers are travelling away for the first game would you want any of these?

Largest capacity – Blackburn Rovers, Ewood Park 31,367

Smallest capacity – AFC Wimbledon, Kingsmeadow 4,850

Closest rival – Rotherham 13.7 miles

Furthest distance – Plymouth 295 miles 

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Click back here tomorrow for the lowdown on the remaining twelves teams in League One.


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