Oldland kick off their season with a tricky start away to Cheltenham Town Development who must be considered one of the favourites for the league. Having finished third in the league last season and traditionally being a strong team with a massive pool of players to select from,the new look Abbots squad know that it’s going to be a battle tomorrow but one that the Oldland ladies are looking forward to.
The Abbots also have plenty of changes both on and off the pitch this summer as a younger squad has been assembled as well as a couple of new additions to the coaching staff. With 7 players unavailable tomorrow the Abbots can still take a strong squad of 15 to Cheltenham tomorrow with several players in line to make their competitive debuts.
Defenders Esme Griffiths and Becca McKay and strikers Bryony Higgs and Olivia Goozee are set to feature at some point tomorrow.
The squad is
Ella Crookes,Beth Dale,Laura Elphick,Olivia Goozee,Esme Griffiths,Annie Hawkins-Hoare,Nicky Hawkins-Hoare,Bryony Higgs,Courtney Hobbs,Jayde Holcombe,Anne Johnson,Becca McKay,Vicky Mundy,Jade Scammell and Chloe Tape.