Two different teams in each half this evening- David Wagner names first half XI vs Guiseley AFC
- Coleman and Schindler to play opening 45
- Town's pre-season sponsored by Hirsche Automotive
Every one of David Wagner’s available First Team squad members are expected to get time on the pitch during the opening friendly of the 2016/17 pre-season calendar at Guiseley AFC tonight; 7.45pm KO at Nethermoor.
The majority of players are expected to play a half each, although Under-21 captain Regan Booty and Under-18 defender Jordan Williams have also made the journey as substitutes.
The only players missing from the First Team squad tonight are latest signing Aaron Mooy, who is playing catch-up with his teammates having only trained for two days to date, and the injured Joe Murphy (shoulder).
Town’s first-half team includes two new summer signings; goalkeeper Joel Coleman and record transfer Christopher Schindler (pictured above).
In Wagner’s 4-2-3-1 formation, Jordy Hiwula will start in the number 10 slot tonight.
Town’s first-half team vs Guiseley:
13. Joel Coleman
2. Tommy Smith
3. Jason Davidson
5. Mark Hudson (c)
6. Jonathan Hogg
7. Sean Scannell
8. Philip Billing
17. Rajiv van La Parra
20. Jordy Hiwula
21. Nahki Wells
26. Christopher Schindler
Luke Coddington, Dean Whitehead, Elias Kachunga, Harry Bunn, Martin Cranie, Chris Löwe, Jack Payne, Joe Lolley, Ivan Paurević, Kyle Dempsey, Regan Booty, Michael Hefele, Jordan Williams
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