Airbus UK Broughton will hope to produce a Sunday Best Performance against Andy Legg`s Welsh Cup Holders Llanelli at the Airfield this afternoon. (2.30pm ko)
Airbus are still looking for their first win of the new season despite remaining undefeated, 2 draws in the opening 2 games in completely contrasting styles will give the Wingmakers hope for this tough encounter. Llanelli are strong favourites to fininsh in the top 4 again this season and a result of any kind will by accepted by all at the Airfield.
Last Season Airbus totally dominated the Home fixture v the Reds but fell to a 1-0 defeat the return leg was a scoring draw.
The Reds will be waiting on the fitness of Chris Venables who has a facial injury and Top Marksman Rhys Griffiths who has a calf problem that continues to re-appear, both are expected at the Airfield this afternoon.
Eddie Hope is the only serious injury doubt as he continues to have treatment on a back problem, whilst both Craig Whitfield and Tommy Holmes sit this one out through suspension after last weeks draw at Prestatyn ended up with both being sent off.
Airbus will be hoping that Mike Hayes can continue his goalscoring streak and will also be hopeful Ian Sheridan can open his account for the season. Whilst new signings Danny Grannon and Joshua Roberts are in line to feature for Home Debuts. Grannon made his debut at Prestatyn and former Blackpool Player Roberts has signed this week amid interest from Bradford City and Nottingham Forest.
1 Niki Lee Bulmer 2. Josh Atkin 3. Danny Taylor 4. Gavin Cadwallader 5. Danny Grannon 6 Glenn Rule 7 Ryan Edwards 8 Danny Desormeaux 9 Ian Sheridan 10. Adam Worton 11 Rees Darlington 12 Mike Hayes 13. Mark Cadwallader 14. Gareth Owen 15 Joshua Roberts 16 Lee Jones
Meanwhile Airbus UK Broughton Reserves returned to winning ways against Gresford on Friday Evening with a convincing 6-1 victory away win.
Picture: Ian Sheridan celebrates a goal last season (www.welsh-premier.com)