We look ahead to this afternoon's trip to Hayes LaneLater today the Gills travel to meet Conference South Bromley in another pre-season friendly in the build-up to the 2013-14 League One campaign.
BROMLEY v GILLINGHAM
Kick-off - 3.00pm
TEAM NEWS -
Yesterday afternoon Gillingham manager Martin Allen announced the following squad for tomorrow’s friendly with the Ravens - Stuart Nelson, Tom Gowans, Matt Fish, Joe Martin, Adam Barrett, Callum Davies, Devante McKain, Josh Hare, Sam Muggleton, Chris Whelpdale, Steven Gregory, Charlie Allen, Bradley Dack, Charlie Lee, Amine Linganzi (below), Stephen Butcher, Myles Weston, Danny Kedwell, Adam Birchall, Antonio German, Adebayo Akinfenwa.
Amine Linganzi to feature
Bromley manager Mark Goldberg has signed the following players this summer, Joe Anderson from Cambridge United, Alex Bentley from AFC Hornchurch, Billericay Town duo Jay May and Rob Swaine, Shamir Mullings, a young prospect who has just been released by Southend United and Ashley Nichols from Dorchester Town during the summer months.
They will be joined by Elliot Buchanan, Mike Jones, Warren McBean, Danny Waldren and Joe Welch who have all agreed terms to remain at Hayes Lane for the new campaign.
Bromley BR2 9EF
ADMISSION PRICES -
OAP's / U16's / Students*: £5
It is pay on the day at Hayes Lane tomorrow and the turnstiles will be opening at 1.30pm
PREVIOUS MEETINGS -
Aug 11 1977 - Bromley 3-2 Gills XI Fr
Goals from youngsters Pat Walker and Steve Bruce couldn't prevent a defeat at Hayes Lane.
Aug 27 1981 - Bromley 1-2 Gillingham Fr
The Gills won narrowly thanks to goals from Ken Price and David Young.
Aug 13 1983 - Bromley 1-1 Gillingham Fr
Dave Mehmet netted for the Gills in this draw.
Aug 19 1987 - Bromley 5-1 Gillingham Fr
A Gills XI were on the wrong end of a pre-season hiding, Mel Eves netting the consolation.
Aug 8 1992 - Bromley 2-4 Gillingham Fr
Goals from Nicky Forster (2), Lee Palmer and Richard Carpenter saw the Gills ease to victory.
Jul 25 2006 - Bromley 1-0 Gillingham Fr
Tony Boot scored the only goal past Gills trialist keeper Matt Baker.
2006 – Gillingham 4-1 Bromley FAC1 Att: 5,547
Two goals apiece from Mark Bentley and Guylain Ndumbu-Nsungu saw the Gills through to the next round while Nic McDonnell netted the Ravens consolation at Priestfield.
Jul 28 2009 - Bromley 2-3 Gillingham Fr
Simeon Jackson, Luis Cumbers and Mark Bentley all struck for the Gills – the home side replying through Ashley Carew (penalty) and Marcus Cassius.
Jul 10 2010 – Bromley 2-1 Gillingham Fr
Nic McDonnell and Jon Scarborough put the Blue Square Bet South side two-up before giant trialist Fola Onibuje headed a late consolation.
Jul 9 2011 - Bromley 2-1 Gillingham Fr
It was Luke Rooney who fired the Gills ahead before the home side hit back through a Rory Hill double.
Nov 2012 – Bromley 3-1 Gills XI KSC2
Jack Evans was the scorer as a young Gills squad went out of the Kent Senior Cup.
There is also a behind closed doors game against a side from Jamie Lawrence’s Football Academy in London at Priestfield which kicks off at 11.00am.