Town to take on full-strength Premier League outfit
The Hatters will play Premier League side Aston Villa at Kenilworth Road as part of their pre-season schedule.
A full-strength Villa side will take on the Town on Tuesday 23rd July with a 7.45pm kick-off.
The friendly will be one of three home pre-season matches for the Hatters with games also in the diary against Dagenham & Redbridge on Saturday 27th July and an Arsenal XI on Saturday 3rd August.
Pre-season friendly programme 2013:
13 Borehamwood (a) 3pm
16 Hitchin Town (a) 7.45pm
20 Maidenhead United (a) 3pm
23 Aston Villa (H) 7.45pm
25 Dunstable Town (a) 7.45pm
27 Dagenham & Redbridge (H) 3pm
30 Maidstone United (a) 7.45pm
1 Histon (a) 7.45pm
3 Arsenal XI (H) 3pm
5 Thurrock (a) 7.45pm
10 Football Conference season starts.
2013/14 league fixtures set for release first week of July.
Ticket information for these matches will be released in due course.
YOUTH TEAM PRE-SEASON FIXTURES:
9 Brentford (a) 11am
13 Colchester United (a) 11am
18 Cambridge United (H) 11am
27 Leighton Town (a) 3pm *
30 AFC Rushden & Diamonds (a) 7.30pm *
*Both of these fixtures will be against senior opposition.