Countdown starts for the Tring faithful

5/2/11'Tring Athletic, in red, versus Hillungdon.'Brett Court scores Tring's third goal.
5/2/11'Tring Athletic, in red, versus Hillungdon.'Brett Court scores Tring's third goal.

TRING Athletic fans are eagerly awaiting the start of the new football season following the release of the club’s league fixtures for August.

The pick of Athletic’s matches is a home clash with newly-promoted Berkhamsted, while the side also take on rivals Aylesbury United.

The club kick off their league campaign with a trip to Hertford Town on Saturday, August 13, before taking on Berkhamsted the following Tuesday.

New manager Julian Robinson will then take his side to Hanwell Town for an FA Cup tie on Saturday, August 20.

Next up is a visit to Broxbourne Borough on Tuesday, August 23, before the club finish off the busy month with home games against Hadley and Aylesbury on Saturday, August 27 and Tuesday, August 30, respectively.

All Saturday matches kick-off at 3pm, while midweek fixtures get under way at 7.45pm unless otherwise stated.