They travel to face UCD in South Dublin.
Athlone Town begin their 2021/22 Airtricity League First Division Campaign away to UCD this evening.
Former Town winger Adam Lennon is in line to start for Andrew Meyler's side.
The midlanders will be looking to turn their tough pre-season schedule into an opening day win against opposition who will also be hopeful of contending for promotion.
Adrian Carberry will be without new signing Jonathan Carlin through suspension for the game which kicks-off at 7:45.
One of the new arrivals is 30 year-old former Dundalk, Bohemians and The New Saints striker Kurtis Byrne.
He's expecting a stiff test from the students:
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Referee: Gavin Colfer
Assistant 1: David Berry
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