SUMMER FRIENDLIES: Posh to face Hammers again

Peterborough United will again host a West Ham XI in the close season.

Tuesday, 24th May 2016, 5:09 pm
Updated Tuesday, 24th May 2016, 6:13 pm
Action from Posh v West Ham in July 2015. Photo: Joe Dent/theposh.com.

The match will take place at the ABAX Stadium on Tuesday, July 19 (7.30pm kick off). Last summer the teams drew 3-3 when Posh fans received their first glimpse of Martin Samuelsen’s talent.

Posh will open their pre-season campaign at Conference North side Boston United on Saturday, July 9 in a match that will serve as a testominial for long-serving Pilgrims secretary John Blackwell who is retiring after 38 years at the club.

Posh have also announced a friendly at Southern League side Histon United which will take place on Tuesday, August 2.

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Posh will play at National League side Boreham Wood on Monday, July 11.

Ticket prices for this games will be announced in due course alongside a number of other friendly fixtures.

Posh players return for first-team training on June 27 and head straight to Portugal for a six day training camp.

The League One fixtures will be released on June 22.

POSH PRE-SEASON SCHEDULE

Saturday, July 9 v Boston United (away).

Monday, July 11 v Boreham Wood (away).

Tuesday, July 19 v West Ham (home).

Tuesday, August 2 v Histon United (away).