REPORT: LIONS EARN PRE-SEASON VICTORY OVER WOLVES
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Swinton Lions completed their pre-season preparations ahead of the 2020 Betfred Championship campaign with a victory over a youthful Warrington Wolves side.
13 November 2019
Swinton Lions will face League 1 side Rochdale Hornets and Super League outfit Warrington Wolves as part of their 2020 pre-season schedule.
Warrington Wolves and Rochdale Hornets have been announced as opposition as part of Swinton Lions’ 2020 pre-season fixture schedule.
Stuart Littler’s men will welcome the Challenge Cup winners and Super League side Warrington Wolves to Heywood Road on 25 January, kick-off 2pm.
The match will mark the return of winger Matty Ashton, who recently moved to the Wire after an incredible season for the Lions, where he scored 30 tries in 24 league games in his debut season in the professional game to help the club secure its highest finish in 21 years.
Entry will be pay on the gate on the day, priced at £10 for adults/concessions with juniors under 16 entitled to free entry.
Also providing a stern test ahead of the new campaign will be League 1 outfit Rochdale Hornets, who welcome the Lions to the Crown Oil Arena on 19 January, kick-off 3pm.
Ticket prices are yet to be confirmed for this local fixture but will be communicated as soon as possible.