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A Cardiff City XI will kick-off the 2016/17 pre-season campaign at The New Lawn against Vanarama National League side Forest Green Rovers on Wednesday, 13th July 2016 - 7:45pm kick-off.

The Bluebirds have become somewhat familiar with their Gloucestershire-based opponents in recent times, with the two teams trading victories and sharing a draw in three pre-season fixtures since 2012.

Ticket information for this match to be announced in due course. Six pre-season matches for City have now been confirmed, including the Osnabrück Tournament as well as trips to Shrewsbury Town, Exeter City & AFC Bournemouth.

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Cardiff City’s completed first-team pre-season schedule is as follows:

13/07/16 (7.45pm) – Forest Green Rovers (A)* NB. A Cardiff City XI will travel to this fixture.
16/07/16 (3pm) – Shrewsbury Town (A)
20/07/16 (7pm) – RW Ahlen (A)
23/07/16 (3.30pm & 4.45pm) – Osnabrück Tournament vs. FC St. Pauli and VfL Osnabrück (Stadion an der Bremer Brücke)
26/07/16 (7pm) – VfL Bochum (Netural Venue – Stadion am Schloss Strünkede, Herne)
28/07/16 (7.30pm) Exeter City (A)* NB. A Cardiff City U21 squad will travel to this fixture.
30/07/16 (3pm) AFC Bournemouth (A)
*All games kick off at local times (BST +1)