Pre-season fixtures for Rovers' development squad have now been confirmed.
The Under-21s get their summer plans underway with a trip to Victoria Park - the home of Burscough on Saturday July 11th, kick-off 3.00pm, before travelling to Knaresborough Town, scene of an amazing 5-4 win last season, the following Saturday, with a 2.00pm kick-off.
Local games against Bamber Bridge and Garry Flitcroft's Chorley soon follow. The Under-21s are at Irongate on Tuesday 28th July, kick-off 7.00pm, then at Victory Park on Friday 31st July with a 7.30pm kick-off.
Their final confirmed pre-season match see the Reserves take on Conference North runners-up AFC Fylde at Kellamergh Park on Tuesday 4th August, kick-off 7.30pm.
The full pre-season fixture list can be viewed here.
The Barclays Under-21 Premier League season is scheduled to start the following week.